Live and feeder cattle prices were up again on Wednesday. Live cattle prices are up 85 cents, bringing the price to $155.60. The 27-day average price is now $156.28. Feeder cattle are up $2.37 seeing prices of $214.60. The 27-day average price was lifted to $202.58.

Lean hog prices took a big hit on Wednesday after seeing small drops the rest of the week. On Wednesday, lean hog prices fell $1.85. Prices hit $64.13, bringing the 27-day average price to $65.61.

Crop prices were up on Wednesday. Corn saw a 2 cent price increase. Prices were up to $3.84. Wheat prices hit $5.03, up 6 cents from Tuesday's prices. Soybean prices gained 9 cents, bringing prices to $9.89.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 153.28 154.65 154.00 154.75 155.60 0.85 Report
  Feeder Cattle 206.58 209.73 209.70 212.23 214.60 2.37 Report
  Lean Hogs 66.83 66.13 66.08 65.98 64.13 -1.85 Report
  Corn 3.83 3.79 3.83 3.82 3.84 0.02 Report
  Wheat 4.81 4.86 4.94 4.97 5.03 0.06 Report
  Soybeans 9.79 9.79 9.88 9.80 9.89 0.09 Report
  Soybean Meal 334.40 337.00 343.90 342.00 345.70 3.70 Report
  DJIA 1,812,000 1,786,100 1,797,000 1,766,600 1,766,600 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 3.83 3.79 3.81 3.81 3.84 0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 3.61 3.57 3.59 3.59 3.62 0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 3.78 3.74 3.77 3.77 0.00 -3.77 Report
  Omaha 3.84 3.79 3.83 3.82 3.85 0.03 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 5.22 5.27 5.35 5.41 5.45 0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 5.78 5.76 5.80 5.84 5.87 0.03 Report
  Portland 6.23 6.24 6.28 6.29 6.32 0.03 Report
  St. Louis 4.83 4.85 0.00 4.96 5.02 0.06 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 9.90 9.90 9.98 9.94 10.00 0.06 Report
  So. Iowa 9.69 9.69 9.77 9.67 0.00 -9.67 Report
  Central Illinois 9.94 9.94 10.02 9.93 10.01 0.08 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
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Change Report
  Choice 249.20 248.48 247.59 247.79 247.47 -0.32 Report
  Select 246.58 244.39 245.75 245.12 244.88 -0.24 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 2.61 4.09 1.83 2.67 2.59 -0.08 Report
  Loads 157.00 130.00 128.00 142.00 165.00 23.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
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Change Report
  Carcass 68.49 68.58 68.89 69.08 69.05 -0.03 Report
  Loin 80.79 80.84 83.78 82.26 82.21 -0.05 Report
  Butt 80.69 80.17 81.00 83.14 81.35 -1.79 Report
  Loads 149.75 177.27 166.64 235.19 242.11 6.92 Report