Live cattle prices saw a decrease on Wednesday of 20 cents, bringing the price to $160.80. This decline brought the 27-day average price to $160.59. Feeder cattle prices saw a better outcome, raising 55 cents to $216.53. 

Lean hogs saw a significant hike on Wednesday from $79.90 on Tuesday to $81.20. The $1.30 jump brought the 27-day average price to $68.45.

Crop prices all saw rises on Wednesday. Corn saw a three cent increase to $3.64 and wheat prices jumped five cents. Soybeans saw the largest increase of 11 cents to $9.78, bringing the 27-day average price to $3.72.

Morning Farm Report
 

 

 
Board Prices Thu
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Fri
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Mon
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Apr 29
Change Report
  Live Cattle 159.30 161.18 160.48 161.00 160.80 -0.20 Report
  Feeder Cattle 214.28 214.85 214.90 215.98 216.53 0.55 Report
  Lean Hogs 78.33 79.45 79.40 79.90 81.20 1.30 Report
  Corn 3.71 3.65 3.61 3.61 3.64 0.03 Report
  Wheat 4.98 4.86 4.70 4.72 4.77 0.05 Report
  Soybeans 9.78 9.70 9.73 9.78 9.89 0.11 Report
  Soybean Meal 316.60 314.60 315.10 318.70 324.20 5.50 Report
  DJIA 1,798,100 1,801,700 1,799,000 1,805,800 1,805,800 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
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Apr 29
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.74 3.68 3.64 3.65 3.67 0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 3.54 3.50 3.46 3.47 3.49 0.02 Report
  So. Iowa 3.69 3.65 3.62 3.63 3.65 0.02 Report
  Omaha 3.71 3.66 3.62 3.62 3.66 0.04 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.21 5.07 4.95 5.02 5.05 0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 6.11 6.04 5.97 5.96 5.97 0.01 Report
  St. Louis 4.97 4.86 4.70 4.71 4.77 0.06 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.98 9.89 9.93 9.97 10.08 0.11 Report
  So. Iowa 9.79 9.71 9.76 9.82 9.90 0.08 Report
  Central Illinois 9.97 9.88 9.92 9.96 10.07 0.11 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Choice 260.01 256.99 256.89 257.72 258.55 0.83 Report
  Select 251.04 247.62 247.98 247.98 246.06 -1.92 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 8.96 9.37 8.91 9.74 12.50 2.76 Report
  Loads 121.00 150.00 150.00 152.00 221.00 69.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Apr 23
Fri
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 27
Tue
Apr 28
Wed
Apr 29
Change Report
  Carcass 71.16 69.38 70.30 70.44 72.32 1.88 Report
  Loin 85.86 85.48 87.48 84.95 87.09 2.14 Report
  Butt 83.10 82.97 85.84 84.50 88.57 4.07 Report
  Loads 186.56 142.95 167.81 203.81 239.47 35.66 Report