DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Fri May 17, 2013 01:04 PM CDT


CORN: 11 Higher
SOYBEANS: 18 Higher
SOYBEAN MEAL: $7.50 Higher
LIVE CATTLE: $0.65 Lower
DOW JONES: 49 Points Higher
NASDAQ: 17 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $1.03 Higher

Midday Market Update:

Buyers were a bit more aggressive again Friday willing to step up and obtain more supply. Orders need to be filled and a little more inventory will put them in a better position for the end of the year. Block cheese gained 1/2 cent to move to $1.77 with four loads traded. Barrel price gained 3/4 cent to $1.76 on two trades. Activity was brisk for the ...

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