NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Jul 24, 2013 12:10 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Activity through the livestock market has come to a halt with prices remaining mixed at midday. Live cattle futures are holding 5- to 25-cent gains following firmness in fundamentals. Lean hog and feeder cattle markets remain mixed with very little additional direction developing through the complex.

Posted 10:57 -- Early pressure seen in the lean hog and feeder cattle futures have quickly evaporated. Front month August lean hog futures remain lower due to the lack of trade activity, but other nearby contracts have moved higher, holding a 10 to 15-cent per cwt gain. Feeder cattle futures are mixed ...

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