NEWS
DTN Before The Bell-Livestock
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Thu Apr 24, 2014 09:03 AM CDT
GENERAL COMMENTS

Hog buyers have resumed business this morning with bids ranging from 0.50 lower to 0.50 higher. Most of the effort is steady with the bulk of yesterday's cash biz. Cattle buying interest remains slow in developing this morning with just a few bids in Texas noted at $142. Asking prices remain firm at $147-148 in the South and $238 plus in the North. It's possible that significant trade volume will not surface until sometime Friday.

LIVE CATTLE:

Opening call, mixed. The live pit should open narrowly mixed with nearby holding up somewhat better than deferreds. Trade here is ...

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