DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Mar 6, 2014 12:47 PM CST


CORN: 10 Higher
SOYBEANS: 16 Higher
SOYBEAN MEAL: $1.60 Higher
LIVE CATTLE: $0.55 Lower
DOW JONES: 79 Points Higher
NASDAQ: 5 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $1.16 Lower

Midday Market Update:

Block cheese price increased 4 1/4 cents to end at $2.28 with no loads traded and a bid setting the closing price. Barrel price increased 3/4 cent to close at $2.25, mirroring blocks with price increasing on a bid. It seems as if cheese prices may reach back up to the levels they had been prior to the decline at the beginning of February. Price weakness ...

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