After cattle prices fell on Thursday, they bounced back up on Friday. Live cattle prices rebounded by $1.37 to $154.65. The 27-day average price rose to $156.18. Feeder cattle prices rose $3.15 to $209.73. The 27-day average price is back up to $201.58.

Lean hog prices dropped 70 cents on Friday. Prices fell to $66.13, bringing the 27-day average price to $65.84.

Crop prices are mixed. Soybean prices remain unchanged, plateauing at $9.70 on Friday. Corn prices fell 4 cents to $3.79. Wheat prices rose 5 cents to $4.86.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Mon
Mar 02
Tue
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Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Live Cattle 153.45 151.05 154.05 153.28 154.65 1.37 Report
  Feeder Cattle 204.10 202.73 207.23 206.58 209.73 3.15 Report
  Lean Hogs 67.68 65.60 68.00 66.83 66.13 -0.70 Report
  Corn 3.79 3.82 3.82 3.83 3.79 -0.04 Report
  Wheat 5.08 5.09 4.94 4.81 4.86 0.05 Report
  Soybeans 10.11 10.09 9.89 9.79 9.79 0.00 Report
  Soybean Meal 344.30 341.80 334.10 334.40 337.00 2.60 Report
  DJIA 1,824,800 1,818,600 1,808,600 1,812,000 1,812,000 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
Mar 02
Tue
Mar 03
Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.78 3.84 3.82 3.83 3.79 -0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 3.59 3.62 3.60 3.61 3.57 -0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 3.77 3.77 3.78 3.78 3.74 -0.04 Report
  Omaha 3.79 3.82 3.83 3.84 3.79 -0.05 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Mar 02
Tue
Mar 03
Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.30 5.40 5.32 5.22 5.27 0.05 Report
  Minneapolis 5.75 5.90 5.85 5.78 5.76 -0.02 Report
  Portland 6.50 6.51 6.31 6.23 6.24 0.01 Report
  St. Louis 5.03 5.09 4.99 4.83 4.85 0.02 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Mar 02
Tue
Mar 03
Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.16 10.17 9.99 9.90 9.90 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 10.13 10.08 9.81 9.69 9.69 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 10.23 10.21 10.03 9.94 9.94 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
Mar 02
Tue
Mar 03
Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Choice 248.67 249.61 248.58 249.20 248.48 -0.72 Report
  Select 245.45 245.28 247.23 246.58 244.39 -2.19 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 3.22 4.33 1.35 2.61 4.09 1.48 Report
  Loads 70.00 110.00 148.00 157.00 130.00 -27.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
Mar 02
Tue
Mar 03
Wed
Mar 04
Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Change Report
  Carcass 70.58 68.90 70.05 68.49 68.58 0.09 Report
  Loin 82.61 81.34 82.90 80.79 80.84 0.05 Report
  Butt 82.48 82.58 81.84 80.69 80.17 -0.52 Report
  Loads 199.47 204.76 285.46 149.75 177.27 27.52 Report