Wheat futures finished mixed on the day. CHI wheat was 2 cents down to 5 cents higher (23 cents higher from last week). KC
Live cattle futures closed mostly higher, with August and October prices gaining 15 and 42 cents, but December losing 2 1/2. Feeder
Soybean futures finished the Thursday trade mixed, with prices ranging from 3 cents down to 2 cents higher. Contracts traded within an
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are heading into the holiday weekend up 4 to 6 cents. At $4.37 1/4, Dec15 corn marks a new calendar year high.
Lean hog futures closed 30 cents to $1.70 higher on Thursday. Prices were 4.22% higher, about $3.32, in the hog market from last Friday
Cotton futures finished the weekly trade 27 points higher in both July and October, but 15 and 4 points lower in December and next March.