NEWS
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu Oct 24, 2013 01:19 PM CDT

OUTSIDE MARKETS SUMMARY:

CORN: 3 Lower
SOYBEANS: 4 Higher
SOYBEAN MEAL: $6.40 Higher
LIVE CATTLE: $0.97 Higher
DOW JONES: 87 Points Higher
NASDAQ: 19 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $0.21 Higher

Midday Market Update:

Blocks began spot trading at steady price, but moved higher in the attempt to entice sellers. Higher bids were successful in shaking loose two loads with one unfilled bid remaining at the closing price of $1.88 1/2. Barrels price remained steady $1.80 with no loads traded, but an uncovered offer posted 2 cents higher. Butter showed no price change with no loads traded. Grad A nonfat dry ...

Quick View
  • Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy Can you trim inputs while growing soybeans in 2015? Here's a look at what you can and can't cut.
  • Fescue Workaround Fescue can be a challenge, but Butch Foster said he and his dad, Bob, put 200 to 250 pounds on ca...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • Sample With Precision Dan Davidson looks at how to measure the horsepower of your soil with the Solvita soil respiratio...
  • USDA Defines Actively Engaged Under the 2014 farm bill, family operations are exempted from proposed changes in actively engage...
  • New Paths Max payments forecast in areas of hardest-hit 2014 corn yields.
  • She's Got It All Alicia Mielke is a farm girl originally from Harrington, Wash., who continues to lend a hand to h...
  • Ask the Vet Would a bull with an undescended testicle or one that was a hard pull at birth be worthy of breed...
Related News Stories
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
DTN Opening Dairy Comments