NEWS
DTN Before The Bell--Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Jul 9, 2013 08:58 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS:

Livestock futures are called mixed early Tuesday. The sharp losses in the lean hog market on Monday has allowed for some light buyer interest to redevelop. Both live cattle and lean hog futures remain contained in a narrow trading range. Feeder cattle futures on the other hand are showing sharp initial losses early Tuesday. Corn futures are trading higher in early trade. The stock market is trading higher. Dow Jones is 76 points higher, and Nasdaq is up 10 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Steady to 20 cents lower. The overall tone of the live cattle futures market ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • Rates Too Low Too Long Discounted interest rates have led to unintended consequences in land values, a shortage of funds...
  • Center Pivots Take a Beating Severe storms in mid-June have damaged hundreds of center pivot irrigation systems in Nebraska al...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • A Hunger for High-Tech The Gruhlkey brothers of Wildorado, Texas, are using technology and thoughtful cropping choices t...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • No More Outlaw Vets Veterinarians can start breathing a little easier now when they go to work, without the fear that...
  • Ask the Vet My vet diagnosed anaplaz and I've never heard of that.
Related News Stories
DTN's Livestock Quick Takes
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Ask The Vet
Plan to Cull
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
DTN Closing Livestock Comments