Some Northern dressed trade saw cattle sell with time for the weeks of Jan. 31 and Feb. 7.
Heading into Wednesday, keeping an eye on slaughter speeds remains incredibly important as Tuesday’s speeds were stronger.
Hog prices closed $4.08 higher on the National Direct Afternoon Hog Report, with a weighted average of $66.19 on 5,175 head.
March corn is up 3 1/4 cents per bushel and March soybean meal is down $15.50. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 543.34 points and NASDAQ is down 386.85 points.