At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the day lower watching corn and watching direct cash business develop. October live cattle closed $.52 lower at $143.05 and December live cattle closed $.62 lower at $146.27. October feeder cattle closed $1.12 lower at $175 and November feeder cattle closed $1 lower at $175.27.
A light trade developed across all feeding areas on Wednesday. Live deals in the North are at mostly $228, with a few at $230.