Live and feeder cattle prices were up again on Thursday. Live cattle prices gained 20 cents to $155.80. The 27-day average price rose to $156.36. Feeder cattle prices rose 8 cents. Prices hit $214.68, bringing the 27-day average price to $203.15.

Lean hog prices fell another $1.83 on Thursday. Hog prices fell to $62.30. The 27-day average price fell to $65.43.

Crop prices were mixed on Thursday, both corn and soybean prices fell 2 cents. Wheat prices were up 10 cents to $5.13.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Fri
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 154.65 154.00 154.75 155.60 155.80 0.20 Report
  Feeder Cattle 209.73 209.70 212.23 214.60 214.68 0.08 Report
  Lean Hogs 66.13 66.08 65.98 64.13 62.30 -1.83 Report
  Corn 3.79 3.83 3.82 3.84 3.82 -0.02 Report
  Wheat 4.86 4.94 4.97 5.03 5.13 0.10 Report
  Soybeans 9.79 9.88 9.80 9.89 9.87 -0.02 Report
  Soybean Meal 337.00 343.90 342.00 345.70 343.50 -2.20 Report
  DJIA 1,786,100 1,797,000 1,766,600 1,763,800 1,763,800 0 Report
Corn Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 3.79 3.81 3.81 3.84 3.86 0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 3.57 3.59 3.59 3.62 3.59 -0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 3.74 3.77 3.77 0.00 3.78 3.78 Report
  Omaha 3.79 3.83 3.82 3.85 3.83 -0.02 Report
Wheat Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 5.27 5.35 5.41 5.45 5.51 0.06 Report
  Minneapolis 5.76 5.80 5.84 5.87 5.89 0.02 Report
  Portland 6.24 6.28 6.29 6.32 6.36 0.04 Report
  St. Louis 4.85 0.00 4.96 5.02 5.10 0.08 Report
Soybean Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 9.90 9.98 9.94 10.00 9.98 -0.02 Report
  So. Iowa 9.69 9.77 9.67 0.00 9.75 9.75 Report
  Central Illinois 9.94 10.02 9.93 10.01 9.99 -0.02 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Fri
Mar 06
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Change Report
  Choice 248.48 247.59 247.79 247.47 245.98 -1.49 Report
  Select 244.39 245.75 245.12 244.88 245.79 0.91 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 4.09 1.83 2.67 2.59 0.18 -2.41 Report
  Loads 130.00 128.00 142.00 165.00 152.00 -13.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Fri
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Change Report
  Carcass 68.58 68.89 69.08 69.05 67.90 -1.15 Report
  Loin 80.84 83.78 82.26 82.21 81.52 -0.69 Report
  Butt 80.17 81.00 83.14 81.35 82.50 1.15 Report
  Loads 177.27 166.64 235.19 242.11 154.50 -87.61 Report