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Fredericksburg, Iowa (50630)

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on July 28, 2015, 05:19:16 AM CDT
Cattle -

Live cattle futures settled with losses from 15 cents in the October contract to as much as $1.325 for April.  Feeders were down 92.5 cents

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures showed losses from 15 to 85 cents on the day, with August hogs finishing at $77.525.  The CME Lean Hog Index was at 78.72

Wheat -

Wheat futures were mostly 7 to 9 cents lower today, despite a steep drop in the US Dollar index.  Concerns about slower growth in the

Cotton -

Cotton futures ended the day sharply lower, despite losses of more than 700 points in the US Dollar index.  Crude oil futures lost roughly

Soybeans -

Soybean futures finished the day with sharp losses of 28 to more than 31 cents.  Market participants were showing concern about future

Corn -

Corn futures closed sharply lower, posting the largest intraday drop for the December 2015 corn contract since March 28, 2013.  With the

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