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Quotes retrieved on August 29, 2015, 04:18:31 AM CDT
Local Weather

Itasca, Texas (76055)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 79°F Dew point: 63°F
Humidity: 57% Pressure: 30.00 in. Hg
Wind: 5 mph From: South

Forecast

Saturday

Hi: 94°
Lo: 77°
Sunday

Hi: 95°
Lo: 76°
Monday

Hi: 96°
Lo: 76°
Tuesday

Hi: 94°
Lo: 75°
Wednesday

Hi: 94°
Lo: 77°

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Commentary
Cattle -

Live cattle futures closed Friday trade with most contracts experiencing triple digit gains for the second day in a row. August live cattle were up

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures finished unchanged in the December contract, but the other months posted losses from 20 to 62.5 cents. October hogs gained 5.4%

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled 4 to 8 cents lower in CHI and KC, and 1 to 4 cents lower in MPLS on Friday.  In each respective September contract,

Corn -

Corn futures closed a sideways trade within 2 cents on either side of unchanged on Friday. September corn was down just 2 cents on the week while

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed the last trading day of the week up 6 to 8 cents, adding to gains from 9 to 16 cents on Thursday. September soybeans slipped

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed lower for the fifth time in six sessions on Friday.  December cotton is down nearly 6% from its recent high on August

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