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Fredericksburg, Iowa (50630)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 54°F Dew point: 30°F
Humidity: 41% Pressure: 29.86 in. Hg
Wind: 24 mph From: Northwest

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on March 29, 2015, 06:51:22 PM CDT
Commentary
Cattle -

Both live cattle and feeder futures rallied on Friday, with live cattle settling 65-73 cents higher and feeders, approaching $2.  The CME

Lean Hogs -

Just ahead of the Hogs and Pigs report, lean hog futures closed with gains in April and May but a 22.5 cent loss in June. This week, slaughter came

Wheat -

Wheat futures reversed course with solid gains of 8-12 cents on Friday which erased a portion of the nasty mid-week break. Wheat suffered

Cotton -

Old-crop cotton futures bounced higher today with a slightly lower dollar promising this export-reliant crop a slightly more competitive pricing for

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures continued their gradual decline with losses of a quarter cent. This market needs a shot of news to go anywhere. The Hogs and Pigs

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed down 6-7 cents today, as products continued to fall. On the week, however, the soybean loss is under 4 cents.  May

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