Live cattle prices fell again Thursday, dropping $1.55 to $154.20. Thursday dip brings the 27-day average price to $161.95. Feeder cattle prices took an even larger hit, falling $4.50 to $215.65. This drop brings the 27-day average price to $220.97.

Lean hog prices took a hit, after making gains on Wednesday. Thursday's lean hog prices dropped 40 cents to $75.63.

Corn prices were steady, staying the same or dropping only a penny in Kansas City, Minneapolis, Southern Iowa and Omaha.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Fri
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Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
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Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Live Cattle 160.60 160.45 157.45 155.75 154.20 -1.55 Report
  Feeder Cattle 222.43 223.40 221.55 220.15 215.65 -4.50 Report
  Lean Hogs 79.03 76.65 75.18 76.03 75.63 -0.40 Report
  Corn 4.00 4.02 3.86 3.81 3.80 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.64 5.56 5.48 5.38 5.33 -0.05 Report
  Soybeans 10.52 10.14 10.00 10.09 9.91 -0.18 Report
  Soybean Meal 363.80 356.50 349.70 335.50 326.70 -8.80 Report
  DJIA 1,764,900 1,757,100 1,753,500 1,736,500 1,736,500 0 Report
Corn Prices Fri
Jan 09
Mon
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Tue
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Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.85 3.87 3.70 3.66 3.66 0.00 Report
  Minneapolis 3.69 3.71 3.54 3.50 3.49 -0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 3.76 3.80 3.65 3.61 3.61 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.80 3.82 3.67 3.62 3.61 -0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Fri
Jan 09
Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 6.00 5.90 5.81 5.75 5.73 -0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 6.18 6.00 6.03 0.00 5.96 5.96 Report
  Portland 0.00 0.00 6.53 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.68 5.60 5.58 5.42 5.35 -0.07 Report
Soybean Prices Fri
Jan 09
Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.52 10.16 10.04 10.09 9.89 -0.20 Report
  So. Iowa 10.32 9.97 9.86 9.92 9.75 -0.17 Report
  Central Illinois 10.57 10.21 10.11 10.16 9.98 -0.18 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Fri
Jan 09
Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Choice 256.79 258.78 261.63 263.81 262.88 -0.93 Report
  Select 248.23 250.38 251.68 253.68 254.07 0.39 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 8.55 8.40 9.94 10.13 8.81 -1.32 Report
  Loads 163.00 158.00 128.00 150.00 100.00 -50.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Fri
Jan 09
Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Change Report
  Carcass 83.23 82.70 83.51 84.49 83.00 -1.49 Report
  Loin 92.27 90.60 90.77 94.27 92.36 -1.91 Report
  Butt 100.07 101.72 101.03 100.91 100.98 0.07 Report
  Loads 178.29 159.89 215.08 265.25 177.28 -87.97 Report