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DTN Closing Livestock Comments
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri Oct 11, 2013 03:59 PM CDT

GENERAL COMMENTS:

Note impact of government shutdown: USDA's Market News has been indefinitely closed due to a lack of government funding. Hence, most of the price data usually posted on this page in not available (NA). From Friday to Friday, livestock futures scored the following changes: Oct LC, Up .75 Dec LC, Up .05; Oct FC, up 3.02; Nov FC, up 3.32; Oct LH, off 1.10; Dec LH, off 1.12. Light to moderate cattle trade developed late th is afternoon. Live business in the South was generally $2 higher at $128. Dressed deals in the North ranged from $198 ...

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