From Friday to Friday livestock futures scored the following changes: Oct LC, Up 3.20, Dec LC, Up 1.85; Oct FC, Off .55; Nov FC, Up .50; Oct LH, Off .32; Dec LH, Up 1.32. According to the closing report, the Iowa hog base closed $1.70 lower compared with the Prior Day settlement ($88.00-$90.47, weighted average $89.17). Corn futures closed lower, down 6 3/4 in the December through July contracts.
Futures closed lower, down 80 to 230. Wide price swings developed in live cattle futures Friday as traders quickly moved from the positive support in ...