NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Tue Jan 14, 2014 09:07 AM CST
GENERAL COMMMENTS

Light trade is expected to be seen through most of the morning across all livestock futures markets. Traders are looking for additional direction in both the cash hog markets and potential meat values. But it is uncertain just how much trader's interest this will develop through futures complexes. Corn futures are trading lower in early electronic trade. Stock markets are trading higher, with Dow Jones posting 22 points higher, while Nasdaq is up 23 points.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call: Mixed. Light support is trickling into the market just before opening bell of pit trade. But the overall tone ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner Researchers have developed GE wheat that yields far better under hot conditions, a wheat gene is ...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • Fines for Fringe Benefits A little-noticed rule in the Affordable Care Act could impose huge penalties on small business. I...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Beef Checkoff Effort Resumes Members of the eight organizations comprising the Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group were se...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Harrington's Sort & Cull
DTN's Livestock Quick Takes
Beef Checkoff Effort Resumes
Ask The Vet
Certified at 99%
The Attraction of Youth
Livestock Outlook
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Two Sisters, One Bold Move