Live cattle prices increased three dollars on Tuesday to hit $125.13, bringing the 27-day average price to $135.54. Feeder cattle prices jumped from $178.13 on Monday to $182.53 on Tuesday. The $4.40 increase brought the 27-day average price to $193.01.
Lean hog prices increased 60 cents to $73.60, bringing the 27-day average to $70.40.
Corn jumped four cents to $3.98. Wheat did better, increasing 10 cents to $5.26.