Live cattle prices dropped 50 cents on Wednesday to $142.98, bringing the 27-day average price to $145.59. Feeder cattle prices also fell from $204.30 on Tuesday to $203.83 on Wednesday. The 47-cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $209.12.

Lean hog prices saw a jump of 15 cents to $68.93. The 27-day average now rests at $70.44.

Corn prices continued to increase, rising two cents to $3.57, while wheat fell three cent to $4.62.

Morning Farm Report
 



 
Board Prices Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Live Cattle 141.60 140.48 140.48 143.48 142.98 -0.50 Report
  Feeder Cattle 202.55 201.35 201.35 204.30 203.83 -0.47 Report
  Lean Hogs 69.45 69.15 69.15 68.78 68.93 0.15 Report
  Corn 3.48 3.50 3.50 3.55 3.57 0.02 Report
  Wheat 4.57 4.58 4.58 4.65 4.62 -0.03 Report
  Soybeans 8.80 8.77 8.77 8.91 8.83 -0.08 Report
  Soybean Meal 316.50 313.90 313.90 312.00 312.50 0.50 Report
  DJIA 1,634,800 1,611,900 1,611,900 1,645,200 1,645,200 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.55 3.49 3.51 3.56 3.55 -0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.12 3.06 3.08 3.13 3.14 0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 3.44 3.39 3.42 3.47 3.47 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.51 3.45 3.46 3.48 3.49 0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 4.34 4.27 4.34 4.37 4.32 -0.05 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.35 5.28 5.29 5.33 5.31 -0.02 Report
  St. Louis 4.19 4.05 0.00 4.15 4.12 -0.03 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.09 9.04 9.01 8.97 8.92 -0.05 Report
  So. Iowa 8.76 8.74 8.73 8.85 8.77 -0.08 Report
  Central Illinois 8.97 8.97 8.91 9.04 8.97 -0.07 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Choice 240.97 240.81 240.07 239.16 239.47 0.31 Report
  Select 229.03 228.44 228.39 228.65 228.70 0.05 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 11.94 12.37 11.68 10.51 10.77 0.26 Report
  Loads 172.00 142.00 121.00 153.00 167.00 14.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Carcass 86.75 85.90 85.00 85.67 87.01 1.34 Report
  Loin 80.36 80.54 81.65 81.45 82.23 0.78 Report
  Butt 79.90 80.31 80.88 81.99 82.92 0.93 Report
  Loads 221.86 214.74 147.07 216.41 303.57 87.16 Report