Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Jan 24, 2014 12:01 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Nearby lean hog futures continue to hold gains near $1 per cwt as traders seem to be putting more focus on the potential for growth in both futures gains and cash market support. Live cattle futures are holding onto losses, but have backed away from early lows in both the live cattle and feeder cattle market. Trade may remain sluggish through the end of the session with end of day and week positioning taking place in all markets.

Posted 11:19 -- Sharp front-month losses have developed in February futures contracts with prices falling over $1 per cwt. Feeder ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Profit Makeover When Curtis Schallert's 40-year-old stands of Kentucky-31 fescue petered out a few years ago, the...
  • UAVs Taking Flight in Ag The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies wit...
  • Iowa's Field of Dreams Current Iowa land values are running about 16% below peak 2013 levels. That's according to a real...
  • Drought Recovery March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • Competing for Dollars Beef is far from a loser in the daily race for buyers at meat counters across the country. It's n...
  • CDC: No Human H5N2 Cases So Far So far, there are no reported cases of H5N2 in humans, but transmission of the highly contagious ...
  • Ask the Vet Can I cure my cow's uterine infection with an infusion?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
The Market's Fine Print
Ask the Vet
Laying Down Roots
Profit Makeover
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments