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Quotes retrieved on February 19, 2020, 02:46:50 PM CST

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Cattle Market Mixed at Midday
Live cattle futures are lower on Wednesday trading, with the front months down by 10 to 22 cents at midday. Feeder cattle, on the other hand, are higher with gains of as much as 85 cents from the March futures. The CME Feeder Cattle Index for 2/14 wa...
Ag Market Commentary
Wednesday trading in the corn futures market has prices lower 2 1/2 to 3 1/4 cents in the front months. The national average corn basis from cmdtyView was 11.72 cents under for 02/19. That is the tightest national average corn basis since Nov 29th an...
Hogs up Triple Digits
Lean hog futures are climbing triple digits higher so far, with June hogs leading the way. Futures are plus $1.65 to $2 so far. The CME Lean Hog Index for 2/17 was down $0.31 to $55.66. USDA’s Pork Carcass Cutout value was down $1.73 to $63.28 in t...
Corn Backs off Tuesday Gains
Wednesday trading in the corn futures market has prices lower 2 1/2 to 3 1/4 cents in the front months. The national average corn basis from cmdtyView was 11.72 cents under for 02/19. That is the tightest national average corn basis since Nov 29th an...
Soy Market Mixed at Midday
Soybeans are mixed so far on Wednesday with March and May posting fractional to 1 1/4 cent gains, while the deferred contracts are posting midday losses of 1 3/4 cents. Soymeal futures are another $0.60/ton higher so far, but March soy oil futures ar...
Cotton Continuing Rally
Cotton futures are posting midday gains of 39 to 61 points in the front months, with stronger gains in the deferred contracts for Wednesday. The dollar is firmer, with the DX above 99. Monday sales on The Seam online cotton trading platform were only...

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