Live cattle prices took another hit on Monday, although it was much smaller than Friday's $3 price drop. Falling 52 cents, live cattle prices landed at $149.83 on Monday. The 27-day average price ended at $159.95. Feeder cattle prices fell another $2.05 on Monday, down to $211.65. The 27-day average price hit $218.67.

Lean hog prices rebounded slightly, gaining $1.53. Monday's price landed at $70.83, bringing the 27-day average price to $77.70.

Crop prices were mixed Monday, with soybeans seeing gains, while corn and wheat prices dropped. Soybean prices gained 11 cents ending at $9.84 on Monday. Wheat prices fell another 9 cents on Monday to $5.21. Corn prices dropped 3 cents, ending at the same prices seen on Thursday.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Tue
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Wed
Jan 21
Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Live Cattle 153.05 153.70 153.35 150.35 149.83 -0.52 Report
  Feeder Cattle 214.48 215.70 215.98 213.70 211.65 -2.05 Report
  Lean Hogs 71.78 72.35 71.60 69.30 70.83 1.53 Report
  Corn 3.90 3.88 3.84 3.87 3.84 -0.03 Report
  Wheat 5.37 5.37 5.34 5.30 5.21 -0.09 Report
  Soybeans 9.82 9.84 9.77 9.73 9.84 0.11 Report
  Soybean Meal 326.50 330.50 330.10 331.50 338.90 7.40 Report
  DJIA 1,746,100 1,749,100 1,773,700 1,758,800 1,758,800 0 Report
Corn Prices Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Thu
Jan 22
Fri
Jan 23
Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.76 3.75 3.70 3.73 3.71 -0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 3.61 3.59 3.54 3.57 3.55 -0.02 Report
  So. Iowa 3.72 3.72 3.66 3.65 3.65 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.72 3.70 3.67 3.70 3.68 -0.02 Report
Wheat Prices Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Thu
Jan 22
Fri
Jan 23
Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.77 5.72 5.64 5.64 5.54 -0.10 Report
  Minneapolis 6.04 5.96 5.90 5.91 5.84 -0.07 Report
  Portland 6.35 6.35 6.33 6.32 0.00 -6.32 Report
  St. Louis 5.40 5.41 5.38 5.35 5.25 -0.10 Report
Soybean Prices Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Thu
Jan 22
Fri
Jan 23
Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.77 9.78 9.71 9.67 9.83 0.16 Report
  So. Iowa 9.67 9.68 9.57 9.56 9.68 0.12 Report
  Central Illinois 9.91 9.90 9.83 9.79 9.90 0.11 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Thu
Jan 22
Fri
Jan 23
Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Choice 258.24 257.19 255.65 253.74 251.41 -2.33 Report
  Select 248.83 248.41 248.89 247.23 244.79 -2.44 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 9.41 8.79 6.75 6.51 6.62 0.11 Report
  Loads 162.00 193.00 130.00 139.00 133.00 -6.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Thu
Jan 22
Fri
Jan 23
Mon
Jan 26
Change Report
  Carcass 83.91 86.00 84.56 83.71 85.76 2.05 Report
  Loin 91.06 94.96 91.42 89.26 90.29 1.03 Report
  Butt 98.47 97.17 95.08 93.27 96.26 2.99 Report
  Loads 171.58 300.47 160.80 181.43 132.42 -49.01 Report