Live cattle prices increased 50 cents on Tuesday, landing at $132.43. The 27-day average price is now at $133.60. Feeder cattle prices jumped 32 cents to $189.70, bringing the 27-day average price to $190.58.
Lean hog prices rose from $74.30 on Monday to $74.85 on Tuesday. The 55-cent jump brought the 27-day average price to $71.38.
Corn saw a four-cent increase to $3.85, while wheat saw and even greater jump of 12 cents to $5.19.