NEWS
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri Oct 18, 2013 01:08 PM CDT

OUTSIDE MARKETS SUMMARY:

CORN: Unchanged
SOYBEANS: 2 Lower
SOYBEAN MEAL: $3.10 Lower
LIVE CATTLE: $0.62 Higher
DOW JONES: 29 Points Higher
NASDAQ: 46 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $0.30 Higher

Midday Market Update:

Block cheese price increased a penny to $1.85 3/4 with two loads traded. Price moved to the highest level since May 9. Steady demand keeps buyers aggressive. Barrel price declined 1/4 cent to end at $1.76 1/4 with no loads traded. Butter price declined 1 3/4 cents to close at $1.48 1/4 with one load traded. For the week, blocks gained 5 3/4 cents with eight loads traded. ...

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