Live cattle prices increased from $144.65 on Thursday to $146.53 on Friday. The $1.88 jump brought the 27-day average price to $146.46. Feeder cattle prices also saw an increase of $2.05 to hit $202.40 on Friday, bringing the 27-day average price to $211.73.

Lean hogs did not fare quite as well, dropping 62 cents to hit $66.43. The 27-day average price now rests at $73.40.

Wheat prices faltered Friday, dropping seven cents to $4.77, while corn saw a one-cent drop to $4.77.

Morning Farm Report
 



 
Board Prices Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Live Cattle 143.85 143.68 142.43 144.65 146.53 1.88 Report
  Feeder Cattle 210.83 210.90 210.28 200.35 202.40 2.05 Report
  Lean Hogs 65.83 67.50 67.00 67.05 66.43 -0.62 Report
  Corn 3.69 3.66 3.62 3.64 3.63 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.03 4.95 4.90 4.84 4.77 -0.07 Report
  Soybeans 8.93 8.94 8.78 8.86 8.93 0.07 Report
  Soybean Meal 326.40 327.60 324.40 322.90 321.40 -1.50 Report
  DJIA 1,570,900 1,571,900 1,624,900 1,665,000 1,665,000 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.73 3.70 3.66 3.68 3.62 -0.06 Report
  Minneapolis 3.23 3.20 3.16 3.18 3.18 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 3.57 3.55 3.53 3.55 3.56 0.01 Report
  Omaha 3.65 3.62 3.58 3.60 3.59 -0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Kansas City 4.60 4.51 4.51 4.49 4.42 -0.07 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.62 5.61 5.58 5.56 5.47 -0.09 Report
  St. Louis 4.43 4.40 4.34 4.29 4.20 -0.09 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.24 9.27 9.15 9.29 9.25 -0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 8.89 8.93 8.82 8.95 9.00 0.05 Report
  Central Illinois 9.19 9.22 9.10 9.09 9.10 0.01 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Choice 244.31 243.86 244.24 244.21 243.22 -0.99 Report
  Select 233.98 233.80 233.60 233.12 232.95 -0.17 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 10.33 10.06 10.64 11.09 10.27 -0.82 Report
  Loads 121.00 135.00 178.00 98.00 93.00 -5.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Thu
Aug 27
Fri
Aug 28
Change Report
  Carcass 88.07 90.03 87.24 85.36 85.27 -0.09 Report
  Loin 83.02 87.06 79.98 80.01 80.67 0.66 Report
  Butt 79.34 77.48 78.82 79.60 77.73 -1.87 Report
  Loads 118.96 279.41 257.16 153.63 142.47 -11.16 Report