Live cattle futures settled Monday trade with most contracts 15 cents to $1.10 lower. Feeder futures were 5 to 65 cents lower. The CME feeder cattle
Lean hog futures were steady to $1.50 higher on Monday. Only December was in triple digit territory. The CME Lean Hog Index for 10/12 was $0.39
Cotton futures finished the Monday session with most contracts 55 to 109 points lower. The was a little pressure from a slightly higher US dollar,
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures ended the Monday session with losses of 2 to 3 cents. The USDA Export Inspections report showed exports for the week of October 12 well
Soybean futures fell 4 to 9 1/4 cents on profit taking to start the week. December meal was $4.10/ton lower, with nearby bean oil down 10 points.
Wheat futures closed Monday with most contracts 1 to 5 1/2 cents lower. All wheat export inspections totaled just 11.86 mbu during the week of Oct