Lean hogs settled $0.22 lower to $0.07 higher. Estimated weekly slaughter was reported at 5K head larger than last week, but were 160K
Soybean futures closed 9 to 26 cents lower on the day. The Sept 14 contract displayed the most weakness and closed at $10.73.
Corn futures closed 4 cents lower across the board. The front month Sept 14 contract forged a new low for the move at
Cattle futures settled $0.80 to $1.65 lower on the day. Feeders settled $0.47 to $1.57 lower on the day. Estimated weekly slaughter was
Wheat futures closed steady to 7 cents higher on the day. The Sept 14 KCBT contract displayed the most strength and was up over a
Cotton futures closed 40 points higher across the board, starting August on a positive note after the Dec14 futures posted new life of contract lows