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Quotes retrieved on September 19, 2014, 04:51:41 PM CDT
Quotes retrieved on September 19, 2014, 04:51:41 PM CDT
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Local Weather

West Des Moines, Iowa (50266)

Current Conditions: Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 80°F Dew point: 65°F
Humidity: 60% Pressure: 29.87 in. Hg
Wind: 19 mph From: South



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Brugler Commentary
Cotton -

Cotton futures closed with losses of 66 to 91 points in the front three contracts, each of which came off of their session lows this afternoon.

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed mostly 6 cents lower on the day.  Weather forecasts are favorable to a strong finish through the end of the month,

Cattle -

Cattle futures settled 22 lower to 87 cents higher today. Feeders showed some strength today with the November contract closing $1.40

Lean Hogs -

 Hog futures closed with the October contract limit up, and solid gains for Dec and February.  The CME Index was up another $0.59

Wheat -

Wheat futures closed 9 to 14 cents lower on the day and were 28 to 43 cents lower on the week.  Informa economics is looking for a 16

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed mostly 14 cents lower on the day, and Nov futures lost 28 cents on the week, or 2.87% on the week.  Soybean export

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