Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:44 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- February cattle are up 1.05 with agressive commercial demand pushing prices higher. Choice boxed beef cutout values are up .15 at 197.08. March feeder cattle are up 1.22, near contract highs. February hogs are up .35 on light volume with USDA's quarterly hog and pigs report due out at 2 p.m. CST. Pre-report guesses expect all hogs and pigs to be down .1% from a year ago. USDA's AM National Daily Pork Report showed carcass values down 2.50 at 83.83 with 193.87 loads.

Posted 10:30 -- February cattle are up .85 with 2,500 head sold in Kansas ...

Quick View
  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Senior Partners - 4 At-your-service consultants help you walk through estate planning from start to finish.
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Amazon Deforestation and Ag-4
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