Market Closes - January 17, 2013

Posted on Jan 17, 2013
Corn Mar -7 724; Jly -4 717; Dec -6 611

Bean Mar -6 1430; Jly -7 1406; Nov -12 1285   Meal Mar -5 414; Oct -6 361   Oil +18 5149

Wheat Mar -4 781; Jly -2 795   KC -5 837; MGE -2 869

LC Feb -192 12660; Apr -182 13087; Oct -160 13060 FC Jan -267 14440; Apr -202 14822; Aug -202 15632 LH Feb +80 8595; Apr +65 8807; Jly +2 9650

Oats -2 355 Rice +9 1524

US$ -.15%

Dow +85 13596 SP +8 1481 NAS +18 3136 Tran +37 5681   VIX +.15 13.57

WTI +126 9594 Brent +126 11094 Gas +5 277 NG +6 349 HO +2 302 Eth unch 234

Gold +8 1691 Slvr +27 3181

 Blue Grass Stockyards Cattle Weekly Summary Report for the week ending 01/16/12 Receipts: 3,815   Last Week:  3,114   Year Ago:  3,647

  **Total receipts include 1357 head sold in CPH sale Wed. night.

   Compared to last week steer and heifer calves sold steady to 5.00 lower with light to moderate demand.  Yearling steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 lower with moderate demand. Slaughter cows sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower with light demand. Slaughter bulls sold steady with moderate demand.

   Total supply included 03% slaughter cows, less than 01% slaughter bulls, less than 01% replacements and 96% feeders.  Feeder supply 46% steers, 08% bulls, 46% heifers with 63% of feeders weighing over 600 lbs.

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