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Fredericksburg, Iowa (50630)

Current Conditions: Light snow
Temperature: 18°F Dew point: 14°F
Humidity: 85% Pressure: 30.30 in. Hg
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Forecast

Thursday

Hi: 25°
Lo: 18°
Friday

Hi: 32°
Lo: 23°
Saturday

Hi: 35°
Lo: 26°
Sunday

Hi: 38°
Lo: 29°
Monday

Hi: 39°
Lo: 26°

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on December 18, 2014, 08:22:28 AM CST
Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures are trading 7 to 10 cents higher this morning. Trade estimates for the weekly USDA export sales report in the morning are running

Corn -

Corn futures are trading around a nickel higher this morning. Trade expectations for the USDA weekly export sales were in the 600-800,000 MT range.

Cattle -

Cattle futures settled mixed yesterday as the spreads realigned. Feeder cattle were locked limit down for the 5th straight day, raising concerns

Wheat -

Wheat futures are currently trading with gains mostly from 9 to 15 cents after double digit gains on Wednesday that carried the market to new highs.

Lean Hogs -

Hog futures suffered triple digit losses in the front 4 contracts yesterday. The pork carcass cutout value lost another $1.74. The carcass based

Cotton -

Cotton futures are trading steady to 17 points lower this morning. The Fed is signaling a strong consensus for raising US interest rates in 2015.

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