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Ag Commentary
Corn
Corn futures ended Friday with most contracts 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 cents lower. The USDA announced private export sales of 125,000 MT of corn to Unknown Destinations, with an additional 120,000 MT to Spain for 17/18 delivery through their daily reporting s...
Cattle
Live cattle futures settled Friday with gains of 45 to 62.5 cents in the front months. Feeder cattle futures were 12.5 to 47.5 cents higher. The CME feeder cattle index was 29 cents lower at $154.79 on October 19. Wholesale beef prices were high...
Soybeans
Soybean futures lost 7 1/4 to 7 3/4 cents in the nearby contracts on Friday. Drier weather this week is pressuring the market, as most traders are ignoring forecasts for showers in the Eastern US next week and focused on harvest progress this week. D...
Lean Hogs
Lean hog futures finished with most contracts 47.5 to 62.5 cents higher. The CME Lean Hog Index for 10/18 jumped another $1.13 over the previous day at $63.34. The national base hog was up 88 cents at $64.37 in the Friday afternoon report. The USDA p...
Cotton
Cotton futures were 24 to 43 points lower in most contracts on Friday, pressured by a sharply rising UD dollar, up 397 points. The Adjusted World Price (AWP) was updated to 59.73 cents/lb, down 71 points from the previous week. The Cotlook A ind...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures ended Friday with most contracts 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 cents lower. The USDA announced private export sales of 125,000 MT of corn to Unknown Destinations, with an additional 120,000 MT to Spain for 17/18 delivery through their daily reporting s...

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