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By Rich Nelson | August 25, 2015
By Rich Nelson | August 18, 2015
By Rich Nelson | August 11, 2015
We can’t ignore the seasonal issues with hog futures—which are different than cash hogs—right now.
By Rich Nelson | August 4, 2015
Over the previous two weeks cash pork advanced by $5.06, while cash hogs lost $.06.
By Jack Scoville | August 3, 2015
Soybean sutures recovered from lower levels to close the week little changed.
By Rich Nelson | July 21, 2015
The cattle trade may shift into neutral on the futures end of things this week.
By Rich Nelson | July 14, 2015
By Rich Nelson | July 7, 2015
Cattle traders were a bit surprised by Monday's 2.47 drop for choice and 4.13 decline for select. We saw some support come in last week for cash hogs but not yet pork.
By Rich Nelson | June 30, 2015
The direction of today’s futures action was about as you would have expected given Friday’s Hogs and Pigs report.
By Rich Nelson | June 18, 2015
Last week’s cash trade averaged $153.55 according to USDA’s closely followed five area report. This is 3% over last year’s $149 average price in the same week. Free market sales were a bit over the previous week’s incredibly small level.