Live cattle futures open mixed in most contracts, with most deferred contracts 20 cents higher. Feeder cattle futures are up 60 cents. The CME feeder cattle index is down a penny at $141.53. Wholesale boxed beef prices were mixed. Choice boxes are down 45 cents with Select 35 cents higher at $212.72.
Sugar opens at 13 cents per pound down a percentage point.
Milk opens at $13.92 down 3 cents.