Live cattle prices rose $1.55 today to hit $150.73. This jump brought the 27-day average price to $159.26. Feeder cattle prices saw a similar hike from $213.63 on Friday to $215.15 on Monday. This $1.52 rise brought the feeder cattle 27-day average price to $215.66.

Corn and wheat prices both saw a slight dip of one cent. Soybeans jumped 14 cents to hit $9.83. This brought the 27-day average to $9.72.

Morning Farm Report
 



 
Board Prices Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Live Cattle 161.00 160.80 149.70 149.18 150.73 1.55 Report
  Feeder Cattle 215.98 216.53 212.98 213.63 215.15 1.52 Report
  Lean Hogs 79.90 81.20 81.43 81.25 81.83 0.58 Report
  Corn 3.61 3.64 3.63 3.60 3.59 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 4.72 4.77 4.67 4.70 4.69 -0.01 Report
  Soybeans 9.78 9.89 9.79 9.69 9.83 0.14 Report
  Soybean Meal 318.70 324.20 318.90 314.70 315.80 1.10 Report
  DJIA 1,805,800 1,795,400 1,775,900 1,793,400 1,793,400 0 Report
Corn Prices Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.65 3.67 3.67 3.64 3.62 -0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 3.47 3.49 3.49 3.46 3.48 0.02 Report
  So. Iowa 3.63 3.65 3.63 3.61 0.00 -3.61 Report
  Omaha 3.62 3.66 3.65 3.62 3.59 -0.03 Report
Wheat Prices Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.02 5.05 5.04 5.04 5.02 -0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.96 5.97 5.92 5.92 5.94 0.02 Report
  St. Louis 4.71 4.77 0.00 4.72 4.72 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.97 10.08 9.98 9.84 9.96 0.12 Report
  So. Iowa 9.82 9.90 9.82 9.71 0.00 -9.71 Report
  Central Illinois 9.96 10.07 9.97 9.83 9.98 0.15 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Choice 257.72 258.55 256.90 254.64 255.64 1.00 Report
  Select 247.98 246.06 244.05 243.22 243.90 0.68 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 9.74 12.50 12.85 11.42 11.74 0.32 Report
  Loads 152.00 221.00 180.00 138.00 147.00 9.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Thu
Apr 30
Fri
May 01
Mon
May 04
Change Report
  Carcass 70.44 72.32 73.06 73.92 72.14 -1.78 Report
  Loin 84.95 87.09 88.63 93.56 89.14 -4.42 Report
  Butt 84.50 88.57 90.09 93.38 88.53 -4.85 Report
  Loads 203.81 239.47 180.69 141.47 139.60 -1.87 Report