Live cattle prices gained 25 cents on Friday, hitting $154.45 to end the week. The small gain landed the 27-day average at $161.65. While live cattle saw a price increase, feeder cattle prices didn't fare so well. Continuing the fall, feeder cattle prices dropped another $1.55 on Friday, hitting $214.10 from Thursday's $215.65. The 27-day average price for feeder cattle is now $220.32.

Lean hog prices fell again, landing at $74.50 to end the week, seeing a $1.13 drop. The 27-day average now sits at $80.21.

Corn prices saw a 7 cent gain on Friday, while wheat was unchanged from Thursday's $5.33. Corn prices ended the week at $3.87.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Live Cattle 160.45 157.45 155.75 154.20 154.45 0.25 Report
  Feeder Cattle 223.40 221.55 220.15 215.65 214.10 -1.55 Report
  Lean Hogs 76.65 75.18 76.03 75.63 74.50 -1.13 Report
  Corn 4.02 3.86 3.81 3.80 3.87 0.07 Report
  Wheat 5.56 5.48 5.38 5.33 5.33 0.00 Report
  Soybeans 10.14 10.00 10.09 9.91 9.92 0.01 Report
  Soybean Meal 356.50 349.70 335.50 326.70 326.20 -0.50 Report
  DJIA 1,757,100 1,753,500 1,736,500 1,728,300 1,728,300 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.87 3.70 3.66 3.66 3.73 0.07 Report
  Minneapolis 3.71 3.54 3.50 3.49 3.58 0.09 Report
  So. Iowa 3.80 3.65 3.61 3.61 3.69 0.08 Report
  Omaha 3.82 3.67 3.62 3.61 3.69 0.08 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.90 5.81 5.75 5.73 5.77 0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 6.00 6.03 0.00 5.96 5.99 0.03 Report
  Portland 0.00 6.53 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.60 5.58 5.42 5.35 5.35 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.16 10.04 10.09 9.89 9.89 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 9.97 9.86 9.92 9.75 9.75 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 10.21 10.11 10.16 9.98 10.00 0.02 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Choice 258.78 261.63 263.81 262.88 260.45 -2.43 Report
  Select 250.38 251.68 253.68 254.07 250.84 -3.23 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 8.40 9.94 10.13 8.81 9.60 0.79 Report
  Loads 158.00 128.00 150.00 100.00 141.00 41.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Carcass 82.70 83.51 84.49 83.00 84.08 1.08 Report
  Loin 90.60 90.77 94.27 92.36 93.48 1.12 Report
  Butt 101.72 101.03 100.91 100.98 96.43 -4.55 Report
  Loads 159.89 215.08 265.25 177.28 136.00 -41.28 Report