Live cattle prices fell on Wednesday to $150.23 from $151.45 on Tuesday. This $1.22 drop brought the 27-day average price of live cattle to $158.39. Feeder cattle prices dropped as well by 88 cents to hit $214.50. 

Lean hog prices saw a jump of $1.30 to $84.05. The 27-day average price is now resting at $72.50. 

Corn prices rose six cents to $3.67 on Wednesday and wheat saw a large increase of 12 cents to hit $4.76. 

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 149.70 149.18 150.73 151.45 150.23 -1.22 Report
  Feeder Cattle 212.98 213.63 215.15 215.38 214.50 -0.88 Report
  Lean Hogs 81.43 81.25 81.83 82.75 84.05 1.30 Report
  Corn 3.63 3.60 3.59 3.61 3.67 0.06 Report
  Wheat 4.67 4.70 4.69 4.64 4.76 0.12 Report
  Soybeans 9.79 9.69 9.83 9.94 9.91 -0.03 Report
  Soybean Meal 318.90 314.70 315.80 318.10 317.60 -0.50 Report
  DJIA 1,775,900 1,793,400 1,799,500 1,786,400 1,786,400 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 3.67 3.64 3.62 3.65 3.69 0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 3.49 3.46 3.48 3.49 3.53 0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 3.63 3.61 0.00 3.61 3.66 0.05 Report
  Omaha 3.65 3.62 3.59 3.64 3.69 0.05 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 5.04 5.04 5.02 4.95 5.08 0.13 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.92 5.92 5.94 5.90 5.97 0.07 Report
  St. Louis 0.00 4.72 4.72 4.64 4.77 0.13 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 9.98 9.84 9.96 10.04 10.02 -0.02 Report
  So. Iowa 9.82 9.71 0.00 9.97 9.95 -0.02 Report
  Central Illinois 9.97 9.83 9.98 10.07 10.01 -0.06 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Apr 30
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May 06
Change Report
  Choice 256.90 254.64 255.64 255.56 256.15 0.59 Report
  Select 244.05 243.22 243.90 243.60 244.27 0.67 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 12.85 11.42 11.74 11.96 11.88 -0.08 Report
  Loads 180.00 138.00 147.00 155.00 237.00 82.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Apr 30
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Change Report
  Carcass 73.06 73.92 72.14 74.93 77.19 2.26 Report
  Loin 88.63 93.56 89.14 93.14 95.14 2.00 Report
  Butt 90.09 93.38 88.53 93.02 99.28 6.26 Report
  Loads 180.69 141.47 139.60 186.44 168.45 -17.99 Report