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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Jul 5, 2013 03:41 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: Aug LC, off .07; Oct LC, up .58; Aug FC, Up 2.35; Sep FC, Up 2.57; July LH, up 1.08; Aug LH, up .30. Light to moderate cattle trade was reported in the North with dressed prices ranging between $93 and $95, generally steady with last week's weighted average basis Nebraska. Western Nebraska reported a few live sales at $120, $1 lower than last week's market. The South was not tested with buyers and sellers content with business conducted on Wednesday. According to the closing report, the ...

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