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|