Cattle futures surged lower Tuesday beneath the weight of pessimistic outside markets tied to more indicators of persistent inflation.
Feeder Cattle futures closed an average of $5.12 lower.
Live Cattle futures closed an average of $2.42 lower ($1.60 to $2.87 lower).
Corn futures closed mostly 1¢ to 2¢ lower.
KC HRW Wheat closed 3¢ to 6¢ higher.
Soybean futures closed mostly 3¢ to 5¢ lower.