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Quotes retrieved on February 20, 2018, 01:00:52 PM CST

Ag Commentary
Lean Hogs
Lean hog futures are showing $1.35 to $1.75 gains in most contracts on Tuesday. The CME Lean Hog Index on February 16 was $72.09, down 80 cents from the previous day. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was $1.62 higher at $79.98 in the Tuesday AM rep...
Cotton
Cotton futures are posting sharp 207 to 228 point gains in the nearby contracts on Tuesday. The Friday COT report showed spec funds lowering their net long position by 12,509 contracts to 69,378 contracts for the week of Feb 13. The USDA reported tha...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are steady to fractionally higher on Tuesday’s midday. This morning’s USDA Export Inspections report showed 938,099 MT in corn shipments during the week of 2/15. That was up 10.87% from the previous week but still lags the sa...
Soybeans
Soybean futures are trading 7 to 8 1/2 cents higher on Tuesday. Soy meal futures are up $6/ton, with nearby soy oil 15 points higher. Dry conditions in Argentina and too much moisture in Brazil continue to push the market higher. Export Inspections t...
Wheat
Wheat futures are down 5 to 6 cents in the nearby CBT and KC contracts, with pressure from a higher US dollar. MPLS wheat is 1 to 2 cents lower. All wheat shipments for the week of 2/15 were shown at 422,298 MT in this morning’s Export Inspecti...
Corn
Corn futures are steady to fractionally higher on Tuesday’s midday. This morning’s USDA Export Inspections report showed 938,099 MT in corn shipments during the week of 2/15. That was up 10.87% from the previous week but still lags the sa...

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