Live cattle prices increased three dollars to $133.70, bringing the 27-day average price to $140.55. Feeder cattle prices jumped from $180.10 on Thursday to $184.60 on Friday. The $4.50 increase brought the 27-day average price to $200.35.
Lean hog prices saw a 23-cent increase on Friday, reaching $71.88. The 27-day average price is now at $68.57.
Corn prices rose seven cents to $3.89. Wheat did better, increasing 11 cents to $5.08.