Live cattle prices fell Wednesday, ending the price increase streak that they had been on since late last week. Prices fell 50 cents to $158.60. The 27-day average price landed at $156.07. Feeder cattle prices took another substantial hit on Wednesday, fallling another $3.28. Feeder cattle prices slipped back under $200 at $198.75. The 27-day average price fell to $211.38.

Lean hog prices dipped again on Wednesday after seeing a small increase on Tuesday. Prices dropped 30 cents to $61.23. The 27-day average price dipped again and fell to $70.75.

Crop prices were mixed Wednesday. Corn prices fell 2 cents on Wednesday, but wheat and soybeans both saw small gains. Wheat prices gained 4 cents to $5.26. Soybean prices are back up to $9.78 after a 9 cent increase.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 153.43 156.08 158.45 159.10 158.60 -0.50 Report
  Feeder Cattle 195.65 199.45 203.63 202.03 198.75 -3.28 Report
  Lean Hogs 63.28 63.88 61.28 61.53 61.23 -0.30 Report
  Corn 3.85 3.86 3.91 3.88 3.86 -0.02 Report
  Wheat 5.26 5.27 5.30 5.22 5.26 0.04 Report
  Soybeans 9.81 9.74 9.79 9.69 9.78 0.09 Report
  Soybean Meal 331.40 329.40 329.60 326.90 329.60 2.70 Report
  DJIA 1,778,400 1,778,200 1,768,100 1,779,300 1,779,300 0 Report
Corn Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 3.76 3.76 3.76 3.79 3.76 -0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 3.58 3.58 3.58 3.61 3.58 -0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 3.76 3.76 3.82 3.79 3.77 -0.02 Report
  Omaha 3.74 3.75 3.82 3.79 3.77 -0.02 Report
Wheat Prices Thu
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  Kansas City 5.64 5.61 5.63 5.54 5.59 0.05 Report
  Minneapolis 5.94 5.92 5.91 5.85 5.91 0.06 Report
  Portland 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.31 5.33 5.35 5.27 0.00 -5.27 Report
Soybean Prices Thu
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Change Report
  Kansas City 9.86 9.78 9.88 9.79 9.87 0.08 Report
  So. Iowa 9.68 9.60 9.65 9.56 9.64 0.08 Report
  Central Illinois 9.93 9.85 9.90 9.82 0.00 -9.82 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Feb 05
Fri
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Feb 11
Change Report
  Choice 241.18 239.08 238.48 238.43 239.74 1.31 Report
  Select 235.39 233.81 232.30 233.56 236.36 2.80 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 5.80 5.26 6.18 4.87 3.39 -1.48 Report
  Loads 173.00 151.00 163.00 123.00 163.00 40.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Feb 05
Fri
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Change Report
  Carcass 73.64 74.37 73.90 71.71 73.29 1.58 Report
  Loin 83.38 84.21 85.80 82.28 84.18 1.90 Report
  Butt 78.22 74.56 78.44 79.04 77.19 -1.85 Report
  Loads 227.37 195.37 203.44 184.39 305.21 120.82 Report