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Texas Cash Market recap, Feb. 9
AUSTIN -- For the week ending Feb. 9, feeder cattle prices reported by Texas auctions ranged from $5 lower to $9 higher per hundredweight (cwt) compared to the previous week. Texas direct feeder cattle sales were $1 to $3 higher, and the Oklahoma City National Stockyards were mostly steady to $3 lower on feeder cattle, but steady to $3 higher on calves. The feeder cattle situation has not changed much in the past several weeks. Tight supplies continue to support the market, but high feed prices and negative feedlot margins have limited gains. Fed cattle cash prices were unchanged from a week earlier. Wholesale Choice beef prices were lower, but Select-grade offerings were higher. Cotton prices were slightly lower for the week following a decline in exports. Wheat and corn prices were also lower due to a stronger dollar and continued weak exports. . . .
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