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Quotes retrieved on January 18, 2018, 05:14:15 PM CST
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Local Weather

Springfield, Missouri (65803)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 40°F Dew point: 21°F
Humidity: 46% Pressure: 30.18 in. Hg
Wind: 8 mph From: South

Forecast

Thursday

Hi: 40°
Lo: 25°
Friday

Hi: 49°
Lo: 35°
Saturday

Hi: 55°
Lo: 46°
Sunday

Hi: 60°
Lo: 36°
Monday

Hi: 43°
Lo: 29°

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Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures settled with gains of 4 to 5 cents in most contracts on Thursday. Meal futures are up $4.10/ton, with nearby soy oil down 28 points.

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures ended the Thursday session with most contracts higher, as a couple back months were lower. The CME Lean Hog Index was up $1.07 on

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed the day with most contracts steady to 76 points higher, as support came from a lower US dollar that had initially tried to

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed the Thursday session with most contracts 1 to 1 1/2 cents lower. The weekly EIA report showed ethanol production recovering

Wheat -

Wheat futures were 2 to 4 cents higher in most KC and CBT winter wheat contracts, as MPLS spring wheat was slightly lower in the front months.

Cattle -

Live cattle futures finished the day with most contracts 42.5 cents to $1.075 higher. Feeder cattle futures were57.5 cents to $1.30 in the green.

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