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Quotes retrieved on June 17, 2018, 04:34:24 PM CDT

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Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures closed with most nearby contracts 1 to 2 cents lower on Friday, despite showing gains at midday. Front month July lost 4.37% on the week. December fell to within 1 1/4 cents of the life of contract low in the overnight session. Managed m...
Cotton
Cotton futures posted losses of 269 to 311 points in most contracts on Friday. Nearby Jult was down 4.44% on the week. President Trump decided to go ahead and escalate the trade war with China by listing 25% tariffs on about $50 billion in Chinese go...
Corn
Corn futures closed with most nearby contracts 1 to 2 cents lower on Friday, despite showing gains at midday. Front month July lost 4.37% on the week. December fell to within 1 1/4 cents of the life of contract low in the overnight session. Managed m...
Lean Hogs
Lean hog futures settled with 30 to 40 cent losses on Friday, with nearby July up a dime. The CME Lean Hog Index was up another $1.38 to $80.09 on June 13. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was up $1.69 on Friday afternoon at $84.09. The butt was th...
Cattle
Live cattle futures finished the Friday session with strong gains, as Aug flirted with limit up. Feeder cattle futures were also sharply higher, up $3.075 to $4.30 in the front months. The CME feeder cattle index was at $140.73 on June 13, up 3 cents...
Wheat
Wheat futures saw losses of 2 to 4 cents in most nearby winter wheat contracts, with MPLS down 6 to 8 cents. On the week, front month KC was down 3.44%, with Chicago 3.94% lower and MGE 3.67% in the red. As of the first week of the 18/19 MY, US wheat...

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