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DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Wed Jan 30, 2013 09:06 AM CST
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Nothing yet stirring on the fed-cattle front. Significant buying interest is not likely to surface until Thursday or Friday. A few showlists have been tentatively priced around $126-128 in the South and $203-205 in the North. Many Iowa roads are icy and snow-packed this morning, conditions that could limit the early cash hog trade. Nevertheless, opening bids seem generally steady and it remains to be seen if packers will have trouble getting sufficient numbers to move. Corn futures are set to open 5-7 cents higher, supported by seasonal strength and technical buying. The stock market has open near ...

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