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Julie Ingwersen

LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures touch 7-month peak on U.S. weather woes

26 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 26 U.S. live cattle futures closed higher on Tuesday, recording a seven-month high on expectations that a winter storm this week would slow the movement of cattle to beef packing plants and possibly curb the ability of feedlot cattle to gain weight, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures climb to 7-month high, hogs mostly firm

25 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 25 U.S. live cattle futures climbed to a seven-month high on Monday, supported by monthly U.S. feedlot data that was not as bearish as some had feared, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures sink ahead of USDA feedlot data

23 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 22 U.S. live cattle futures fell to a one-week low and feeder cattle futures hit a six-week low on Friday ahead of a U.S. Department of Agriculture report that traders expected would show a hefty year-on-year increase in the number of cattle placed in feedlots last month.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures end up, halting 6-session skid, on US export data

21 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 21 U.S. lean hog futures closed higher on Thursday as bullish weekly export sales data and hopes for progress on a U.S.-China trade deal helped to snap a six-session sell-off, traders said.

GRAINS-Soybeans slide, nearing support at $9; wheat down, corn firm

21 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 21 U.S. soybean futures fell to their lowest in almost two months on Thursday as uncertainty about progress in U.S-China trade talks overshadowed support from stronger-than-expected weekly U.S. export sales, analysts said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures plunge on fresh doubts about U.S.-China trade prospects

20 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 20 U.S. lean hog futures fell more than 4% on Wednesday, with the benchmark February contract at times dropping its daily 3-cent limit on doubts about the prospects for a U.S. trade deal with China, the world's top pork consumer.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures slip on ample supplies, U.S.-China trade uncertainty

19 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 19 U.S. lean hog futures fell on Tuesday, extending their latest slide to five straight sessions on uncertainty about U.S. pork exports to China, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures extend their slide on U.S.-China trade worries

18 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 18 U.S. lean hog futures fell on Monday for a fourth straight session, with deferred contracts leading the way down on worries about the chances for a U.S.-China trade deal that could boost Chinese imports of U.S. pork, traders said.

Rain, early snows delay U.S. harvest in latest blow to farmers

01 Nov 2019

CHICAGO Excessive rains and an October snowstorm have stalled the harvest in the U.S. grain belt's northern tier, one more blow to farmers already struggling with the effects of planting delays and a trade war that has pressured commodity prices.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. live cattle futures jump on fund-driven buying

30 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 30 U.S. live cattle futures rose more than 1% on Wednesday to fresh multi-month highs and feeder cattle futures surged 2% on what traders said was a combination of fund-driven buying and signs of strength in the cash cattle market.

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