October hogs traded moderately higher on the day early in the session and managed to push to the highest level since August 25th but futures were trading just slightly higher on the day into the mid-session. Ideas that cash hogs will have difficulty showing much strength with rising supply ahead helped to limit the advance. Cash hogs were mostly steady to $1.00 higher today and pork product prices were slightly higher late yesterday. The 2012 contracts came under pressure with weakness in the corn market helping to pressure.
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