NEWS
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Nov 8, 2013 11:58 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Commercial buying remains strong at midday with active support developing in live cattle futures markets. Lean hog futures remain 45 to 60 cents per cwt higher, but the lack of fundamental support early Friday is keeping buyers from becoming more aggressive even though there appears to be desire to continue to move the market higher. Feeder cattle futures are mixed in a narrow range after corn markets posted gains at midday.

Posted 10:42 -- Gains in livestock futures backed away from early session highs as lack of additional commercial buyer support trickled into the market. Cattle and hog ...

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