Live cattle prices fell yesterday after seeing increases over the past week. On Dec. 31, live cattle prices were at $163.55, but hit $166.03 on Jan. 6. Feeder cattle also took a hit, falling 98 cents this morning.
Lean hog prices fell $1.35 this morning to $78.58.
Corn and wheat prices in Kansas City both saw slight gains, raising 3 cents and 6 cents, respectively.
Choice boxed beef prices rose 97 cents on Jan. 6, hitting $250.33 after seeing a low of $247.20 last Wednesday. Pork carcass prices fell $1.48 from Monday to Tuesday, landing at $82.43.
|Morning Farm Report|