Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast

January 5th Markets Steady

January 04, 2018
Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
January 5th Markets Steady
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Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
January 5th Markets Steady
Jan 04, 2018
Idaho Farm Bureau
Show Notes
Beef market leveling off this morning: Live cattle futures settled Thursday with most front contracts 50 to 70 cents weaker. Feeder futures were down 35 cents to $1.27 on the day. The CME feeder cattle index on January 3 was $155.60, down 30 cents from the previous day. But Wholesale boxed beef values were higher on Thursday afternoon. Choice boxes averaged 5 cents higher at $208.67, with Select boxes up $1.70 per cwt at $200.86.