Feeder cattle prices jumped $3.80 on Friday, hitting $199.45 from Thursday's $195.65. The 27-day average price is still on the decline and landed at $213.78. Live cattle prices follwed suit, gaining $2.65. Prices ended at $156.08 from Thursday's $153.43. The 27-day average price is now $156.79.

Lean hog prices made slight gains, reaching $63.88. Lean hog prices increased by 60 cents on Friday. The 27-day average price is still on the decline, hitting $72.91.

Crop prices didn't fare quite as well, but corn and wheat prices both gained 1 cent. Soybean prices fell on Friday, dropping 7 cents to $9.74.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Live Cattle 153.20 153.75 153.00 153.43 156.08 2.65 Report
  Feeder Cattle 200.70 199.50 196.73 195.65 199.45 3.80 Report
  Lean Hogs 66.33 67.20 65.10 63.28 63.88 0.60 Report
  Corn 3.70 3.86 3.84 3.85 3.86 0.01 Report
  Wheat 4.93 5.14 5.11 5.26 5.27 0.01 Report
  Soybeans 9.60 9.87 9.72 9.81 9.74 -0.07 Report
  Soybean Meal 327.90 340.60 332.70 331.40 329.40 -2.00 Report
  DJIA 1,729,900 1,757,200 1,756,800 1,778,400 1,778,400 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.59 3.75 3.73 3.76 3.76 0.00 Report
  Minneapolis 3.40 3.56 3.54 3.58 3.58 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 3.54 3.70 3.69 3.76 3.76 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.57 3.74 3.77 3.74 3.75 0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.34 5.59 5.52 5.64 5.61 -0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 5.69 5.91 5.81 5.94 5.92 -0.02 Report
  Portland 338.15 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 4.97 5.19 5.17 5.31 5.33 0.02 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.64 9.92 9.77 9.86 9.78 -0.08 Report
  So. Iowa 9.49 9.77 9.55 9.68 9.60 -0.08 Report
  Central Illinois 9.67 9.95 9.84 9.93 9.85 -0.08 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Choice 242.61 243.11 242.75 241.18 239.08 -2.10 Report
  Select 235.60 235.14 235.58 235.39 233.81 -1.58 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 7.01 7.97 7.17 5.80 5.26 -0.54 Report
  Loads 142.00 159.00 196.00 173.00 151.00 -22.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
Feb 02
Tue
Feb 03
Wed
Feb 04
Thu
Feb 05
Fri
Feb 06
Change Report
  Carcass 78.67 76.49 76.67 73.64 74.37 0.73 Report
  Loin 87.08 84.59 87.51 83.38 84.21 0.83 Report
  Butt 86.22 86.12 80.87 78.22 74.56 -3.66 Report
  Loads 136.96 186.85 254.22 227.37 195.37 -32.00 Report