Although too few to trend, there were a few early live sales in the Texas Panhandle on Monday at $95/cwt. There were a few dressed trades in Nebraska at $152-$155.
Cattle futures closed narrowly lower Monday.
Live Cattle futures closed an average of 22¢ lower.
Feeder Cattle futures closed an average of 55¢ lower, (7¢ lower at the back to 80¢ lower at the front).
Choice boxed beef cutout value was 34¢ higher Monday afternoon at $214.06/cwt. Select was 39¢ higher at $204.30.
Corn futures closed 3¢ to 4¢ lower in the front four contracts and then mostly 1¢ lower.
Soybean futures closed fractionally lower to 1¢ lower.