NEWS
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Tue Jul 16, 2013 11:56 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Cattle futures have moved higher at midday despite no additional strong support in either beef market fundamentals of noncommercial trade activity. Narrow gains are seen in live cattle futures as the inability to draw additional selling into the market is building support. Lean hog futures continue to hold moderate gains, although trade volume remains sluggish at midday.

Posted 10:27 -- Early support in the grain complex is drawing additional support into the lean hog futures market. This is pushing additional commercial buying interest back into nearby contracts. Live cattle futures are holding only early losses as the ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
The Market's Fine Print
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments