Cattle prices fell on Wednesday, but rebounded slightly on Thursday. Both live and feeder cattle prices increased 25 cents. Live cattle prices hit $161.80, bringing the 27-day average price to $158.74. Feeder cattle prices reached $216.48; the 27-day average price hit $215.18.

Lean hog prices fell again on Thursday, dropping 20 cents to $62.10. The 27-day average price fell to $62.44.

Crop prices fell on Thursday. Corn prices dropped only a penny to $3.78, while wheat and soybeans took larger hits. Wheat prices fell 7 cents to $5.19. Soybean prices fell to $9.54, an 18 cent price decrease.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
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Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Live Cattle 163.03 162.45 163.00 161.55 161.80 0.25 Report
  Fe62.44eder Cattle 220.38 219.80 217.68 216.23 216.48 0.25 Report
  Lean Hogs 63.18 63.25 62.58 62.30 62.10 -0.20 Report
  Corn 3.87 3.85 3.83 3.79 3.78 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.36 5.28 5.26 5.26 5.19 -0.07 Report
  Soybeans 9.86 9.79 9.71 9.72 9.54 -0.18 Report
  Soybean Meal 327.30 323.00 319.70 319.90 312.10 -7.80 Report
  DJIA 1,767,600 1,780,500 1,778,500 1,782,900 1,782,900 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.86 3.85 3.83 3.79 3.78 -0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.61 3.62 3.60 3.56 3.60 0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 3.76 3.74 3.74 3.70 3.74 0.04 Report
  Omaha 3.83 3.81 3.79 3.75 3.74 -0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.87 5.77 5.70 5.66 5.56 -0.10 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 6.76 6.41 6.41 6.33 6.29 -0.04 Report
  St. Louis 5.36 5.27 5.26 5.26 5.18 -0.08 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.04 9.98 9.91 9.91 9.73 -0.18 Report
  So. Iowa 9.79 9.71 9.64 9.66 9.49 -0.17 Report
  Central Illinois 10.05 9.93 9.86 9.86 9.69 -0.17 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Choice 255.57 256.48 256.98 259.14 258.39 -0.75 Report
  Select 249.29 251.55 251.23 251.05 252.45 1.40 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 6.28 4.92 5.75 8.10 5.94 -2.16 Report
  Loads 111.00 126.00 98.00 136.00 135.00 -1.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Carcass 66.14 65.17 66.50 65.43 65.76 0.33 Report
  Loin 83.14 81.47 82.93 83.52 83.91 0.39 Report
  Butt 86.27 87.13 84.60 84.35 82.66 -1.69 Report
  Loads 120.19 114.17 221.02 309.56 157.64 -151.92 Report