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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Feb 23, 2015 03:17 PM CST

The market for dried distillers grains has been slow in recent weeks as demand dwindles and livestock producers find other feed sources due to DDG prices being at a premium to other feedstuffs.

According to Joel Karlin, contributing DTN market analyst and commodity manager for Western Milling in Goshen, Calif., the market on the West Coast has been very quiet and prices steady, as demand slips based on DDG's high prices relative to corn and canola meal and the increased availability of mid-range-quality alfalfa hay.

"Use of DDG is just so-so as the energy component of rations are being satisfied ...

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