Live cattle prices fell a whopping $1.95 on Wednesday, hitting $145.25 to bring the 27-day average price to $146.85. Feeder cattle also fell 75 cents to $213.80. Lean hogs had the smallest fall of only 13 cents, bringing the 27-day average price to $76.17.

Corn increased one cent, while wheat increased two cents to hit $4.96.

 
 
Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 148.85 148.45 147.90 147.20 145.25 -1.95 Report
  Feeder Cattle 214.03 213.90 214.40 214.55 213.80 -0.75 Report
  Lean Hogs 78.63 65.35 66.28 66.13 66.00 -0.13 Report
  Corn 3.64 3.64 3.63 3.66 3.67 0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.03 5.07 5.01 4.94 4.96 0.02 Report
  Soybeans 9.93 9.25 9.27 9.13 9.04 -0.09 Report
  Soybean Meal 344.10 325.20 325.40 324.60 324.00 -0.60 Report
  DJIA 1,736,900 1,743,900 1,750,400 1,748,200 1,748,200 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 3.62 3.63 3.65 3.68 3.69 0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.18 3.19 3.18 3.21 3.22 0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 3.49 3.50 3.49 3.54 3.56 0.02 Report
  Omaha 3.55 3.55 3.56 3.61 3.63 0.02 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 4.85 4.89 4.82 4.76 4.59 -0.17 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.56 5.59 5.50 5.49 5.54 0.05 Report
  St. Louis 4.61 4.59 0.00 0.00 4.36 4.36 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 9.82 9.66 9.67 9.54 9.43 -0.11 Report
  So. Iowa 9.40 9.33 9.27 9.15 9.05 -0.10 Report
  Central Illinois 9.90 9.81 9.80 9.67 9.51 -0.16 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
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Change Report
  Choice 245.09 244.72 245.52 245.08 246.78 1.70 Report
  Select 235.13 235.44 236.39 236.25 236.44 0.19 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 9.96 9.28 9.13 8.83 10.34 1.51 Report
  Loads 102.00 90.00 132.00 141.00 157.00 16.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
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Change Report
  Carcass 91.24 89.88 89.91 91.04 89.70 -1.34 Report
  Loin 91.04 89.21 87.06 86.91 87.70 0.79 Report
  Butt 78.77 78.48 80.31 78.27 78.82 0.55 Report
  Loads 159.30 119.60 143.47 257.02 305.50 48.48 Report