At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle were mixed, mostly higher adjusting spreads. February live cattle closed $.97 higher at $137.97 and April live cattle closed $1.15 higher at $142.12. March feeders were $.35 lower at $166.37 and April feeder cattle were $.12 lower at $170.35.
It was a relatively quiet end to the week for direct cash cattle trade. A few scattered deals were reported Friday afternoon at $135 live and $218 to $220 dressed.