Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast

Weekend market report: Steady

February 01, 2018
Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Weekend market report: Steady
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Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Weekend market report: Steady
Feb 01, 2018
Idaho Farm Bureau
Show Notes
Live cattle futures posted sharp gains on Thursday, with April limit up. There was new buying in all months except February, with 5,800 preliminary open interest contracts. Feeder cattle futures were also sharply higher. The CME feeder cattle index was up 44 cents Thursday at $147.95. Wholesale boxed beef values were mixed on Thursday afternoon. Choice boxes were down 46 cents at $209.60, with Select boxes 22 cents higher at $204.54.