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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Mar 15, 2013 03:57 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: April LC, off 1.78; June LC, off 2.07; Mar FC, off 2.30; May FC, off 2.78; April LH, off 2.35; June LH, Off 2.38 . Light to moderate cash trading developed in feedlot country with most live sales marked at $127, $1 lower than last week. The Northern dressed market was also lower with most deals marked at $200 to $201, $2 to $3 weaker than the previously established market. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base closed 1.46 lower compared with the prior day ...

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