NEWS
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Tue Oct 1, 2013 12:00 PM CDT

Opening Prices:

Corn (December): $4.41 1/4

Soybeans (November): $12.78 1/2

Soybean Meal (December): $404.0

Live Cattle (December): $131.75

Feeder Cattle (November): $164.75

Lean Hogs (December): $86.52

Class III Milk (October): $18.05

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

October soybean meal futures were lower Monday as first-notice day for October futures saw traders moving positions ahead of first delivery day. October closed at $409.90 down $10, with December down $12.90 per ton at $405.40. Cash soybean meal prices in Georgia were sharply lower once again and were down $41.50 with prices in central Illinois, Iowa and southern Minnesota down $10 per ton. ...

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