Live cattle prices drop $3 on Tuesday to $129.18, bringing the 27-day average price to $139.42. Feeder cattle prices dropped further from $185.28 to $180.83, bringing the 27-day average price to $198.16.

Lean hog prices did better, increasing $1.82 to hit $73.25. The 27-day average now rests at $69.20.

Corn prices increased two cents, while wheat prices dropped two cents.