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Quotes retrieved on August 21, 2018, 01:34:19 AM CDT
Local Weather

Osage, Iowa (50461)

Current Conditions: Few Clouds
Temperature: 64°F Dew point: 63°F
Humidity: 94% Pressure: 29.95 in. Hg
Wind: 8 mph From: North

Forecast

Tuesday

Hi: 74°
Lo: 51°
Wednesday

Hi: 78°
Lo: 53°
Thursday

Hi: 78°
Lo: 62°
Friday

Hi: 79°
Lo: 63°
Saturday

Hi: 86°
Lo: 65°

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Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures saw fractional to 1 1/4 cent gains in most contracts on Monday. Those gains were limited by rains rolling across the Midwest. Later

Wheat -

Wheat futures ended Monday with most nearby contracts 13 to 18 1/4 cents in the red. The Monday morning Export Inspections report tallied all wheat

Cattle -

Live cattle futures finished the Monday session mixed. The front months were 5 to 42.5 cents lower, with back months steady to marginally higher.

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures posted 50 cent to $2.125 losses in most contracts on Monday. The CME Lean Hog Index was down $1.27 on August 16, to $52.94. The

Corn -

Corn futures closed the Monday session with most contracts down 2 to 3 cents. Pressure was felt from widespread rains across the WCB. This

Cotton -

Cotton futures settled with most contracts 109 to 135 points higher on Monday. A weaker US Dollar index was supportive, down 349 points. NASS

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