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Quotes retrieved on July 30, 2014, 08:17:10 PM CDT
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota (57193)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 75°F Dew point: 55°F
Humidity: 50% Pressure: 30.09 in. Hg
Wind: 0 mph From:

Forecast

Wednesday

Hi: 79°
Lo: 54°
Thursday

Hi: 81°
Lo: 58°
Friday

Hi: 81°
Lo: 59°
Saturday

Hi: 83°
Lo: 61°
Sunday

Hi: 86°
Lo: 65°

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Commentary
Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed steady on the day.  Weekly ethanol production was 5K barrels per day lower than the previous week, coming in at 954K

Cattle -

Cattle futures settled $0.67 to $1.02 higher.  Feeders were $1.85 to $2.12 higher.  Wholesale beef prices are higher, with choice

Wheat -

Wheat futures closed 2 to 7 cents higher.  Trader talk is that the Buenos Aires Cereal Exchange lowered their estimate for planted wheat

Cotton -

 Cotton futures settled 101 to110 points lower.  October futures settled at 63.34, the lowest front month futures

Lean Hogs -

Lean hogs settled $2.55 to $2.65 lower. The average pork carcass cutout value was $0.19 higher this afternoon at $131.13.  Cash hog prices

Corn -

Corn futures closed steady on the day.  Weekly ethanol production was 5K barrels per day lower than the previous week, coming in at 954K

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