On Friday, negotiated cash trade was light to moderate on moderate demand in the Southern Plains and the Western Cornblet. Compared to last week in the Southern Plains, live purchases traded 1.00 higher at 124.00. Compared to the previous week in the Western Cornbelt, a limited test of live purchases traded 1.00-2.00 higher from 122.00-124.00. Dressed purchases traded 2.00-3.00 higher compared to last week, at 197.00. Trade and demand was moderate in Nebraska on Friday. Compared to last week, live purchases traded mostly 1.00 higher from 122.50-124.00, bulk at 124.00. Dressed purchases traded 2.00 higher at 197.00.
Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry and Grain Market News, St. Joseph, Mo.