Cattle prices were mixed on Thursday, as feeder cattle stopped seeing gains and live cattle prices continued to climb. Live cattle prices hit $158, gaining a $1.42. The 27-day average price was pulled up to $156.19. Feeder cattle prices lost momentum, dropping 20 cents to $214.05. The 27-day average price fell to $205.66.

Lean hog prices took another big hit on Thursday. Prices fell $2.57 to $58.13, bringing the 27-day average price to $65.05.

Crop prices were mixed on Thursday, as wheat prices gained a penny to $5.12, while both corn and soybean prices fell. Corn prices fell a penny to $3.74. Soybean prices hit $9.62, a 3 cent price decrease.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Fri
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 154.28 153.20 153.58 156.58 158.00 1.42 Report
  Feeder Cattle 213.13 212.43 211.58 214.25 214.05 -0.20 Report
  Lean Hogs 62.10 62.20 61.78 60.70 58.13 -2.57 Report
  Corn 3.81 3.79 3.71 3.75 3.74 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.02 5.14 5.04 5.11 5.12 0.01 Report
  Soybeans 9.74 9.69 9.55 9.65 9.62 -0.03 Report
  Soybean Meal 327.00 323.70 317.50 320.80 319.30 -1.50 Report
  DJIA 1,772,900 1,793,300 1,785,700 1,806,900 1,806,900 0 Report
Corn Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 3.78 3.76 3.67 3.74 3.73 -0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.51 3.55 3.47 3.50 3.49 -0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 3.70 3.72 3.64 3.62 3.62 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.75 3.73 3.65 3.71 3.70 -0.01 Report
Wheat Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 5.44 5.60 5.47 5.58 5.55 -0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 5.87 6.01 5.89 5.98 5.97 -0.01 Report
  Portland 6.34 6.40 6.34 6.38 6.39 0.01 Report
  St. Louis 5.05 5.17 5.06 5.13 5.15 0.02 Report
Soybean Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 9.82 9.77 9.62 9.73 9.69 -0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 9.59 9.65 9.50 9.46 9.54 0.08 Report
  Central Illinois 9.83 9.79 9.64 9.75 9.71 -0.04 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Fri
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Change Report
  Choice 244.12 245.26 247.04 246.80 246.61 -0.19 Report
  Select 244.07 245.06 244.79 244.47 244.79 0.32 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 0.05 0.20 2.25 2.33 1.82 -0.51 Report
  Loads 117.00 106.00 139.00 183.00 157.00 -26.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Fri
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Change Report
  Carcass 67.74 69.19 67.68 69.31 68.16 -1.15 Report
  Loin 82.52 84.75 84.85 86.81 83.79 -3.02 Report
  Butt 81.13 83.06 85.36 84.23 85.43 1.20 Report
  Loads 133.20 171.87 217.90 228.29 250.53 22.24 Report