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Local Weather

Walnut, Illinois (61376)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 84°F Dew point: 73°F
Humidity: 70% Pressure: 30.07 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: Northwest

Forecast

Tuesday

Hi: 83°
Lo: 67°
Wednesday

Hi: 79°
Lo: 57°
Thursday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 55°
Friday

Hi: 76°
Lo: 54°
Saturday

Hi: 78°
Lo: 59°

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Commentary
Cotton -

Cotton futures lost another 67 to 90 points today. The US dollar posted the highest reading since August 10 during the Tuesday session.  The

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures settled UNCH to 77 cents higher. The CME Lean Hog index for 8/27 was $66.61, down 29 cents. The USDA weighted average pork carcass

Cattle -

Live cattle futures came back from triple digit losses to settle $.75 to $2.40 higher on the day. Feeders jumped $3.30 to $4.15 with the assist from

Wheat -

Wheat futures were lower in CHI and KC, but higher in MPLS today.  We saw new life of contract lows for CBT and KC contracts, with CHI down 6

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed 9 1/2 to 17 3/4 cents lower.  Meal took a lot of the heat, losing $5.70/ton. Soy oil was off only 8 points. USDA

Corn -

Corn futures were down 2 3/4 to 7 3/4 cents today. Crop condition ratings in the weekly update from NASS were steady with the previous week, which

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