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Fredericksburg, Iowa (50630)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 63°F Dew point: 61°F
Humidity: 94% Pressure: 30.11 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: South

Forecast

Thursday

Hi: 80°
Lo: 64°
Friday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 51°
Saturday

Hi: 64°
Lo: 44°
Sunday

Hi: 66°
Lo: 47°
Monday

Hi: 71°
Lo: 55°

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on May 28, 2015, 02:48:24 AM CDT
Commentary
Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed 5 to 7 cents lower, extending losses from Tuesday. Generally favorable growing weather and a rising US dollar both worked

Cotton -

Cotton futures settled 3 to 26 points lower, dragged down by the surging US dollar and its impact on export potential.  The USD gave back

Wheat -

Wheat futures were down by double digits in the KC HRW contract, with smaller losses in CHI and MPLS today.  USDA reported that condition

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed steady to 4 1/2 cents higher, with nearby July the firmest.  The meal/oil spread revered Tuesday action, with nearby

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures were 27 cents lower to 60 cents higher on the day.  The CME Lean Hog Index was down 21 cents to $82.91.  The

Cattle -

Live cattle futures settled 35 to 87 cents higher today.  Feeders were up $.82 to $1.82, witht eh front four contracts showing triple digit

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