Corn futures closed solidly higher, picking up gains of more than 7 cents mostly on the reality of a relatively late harvest. The slow
Soybeans closed with double digit gains and November settled 20 cents higher. Dec meal futures were up $13.50 on the day. The
Hog futures closed mixed, with a 70 cents loss in the December contract, and a 27.5 cent gain in the April contract. The CME Index is down
Cotton futures closed higher on the day. December picked up 50 points on the session, despite inherent pressure from the US Dollar being
Wheat futures closed with gains of 1 to 8 cents on the day. Front month contracts in all three classes were rallying together, but closed
Cattle futures finished the day firmly into the red after October posted a new all time high for the front month contract again this morning.