Live cattle prices saw a fall on Monday from $152.53 on Friday to $151.58 on Monday. The 95 cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $155.22. Feeder cattle prices had a small dip of two cents, settling at $218.98.

Lean hog prices also fell 95 cents to hit $82.40. This drop brought the 27-day average price to $78.81.

Crop prices turned around on Monday, all seeing a jump. Corn and soybeans both rose two cents to $3.68 and $9.55, respectively. Wheat fared well with an eleven cent raise to hit $5.22, bringing the 27-day average price to $4.88.

Morning Farm Report
 



 
Board Prices Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Live Cattle 151.48 151.98 153.80 152.53 151.58 -0.95 Report
  Feeder Cattle 217.70 218.75 219.25 219.00 218.98 -0.02 Report
  Lean Hogs 85.05 84.78 83.95 83.35 82.40 -0.95 Report
  Corn 3.57 3.56 3.68 3.66 3.68 0.02 Report
  Wheat 4.79 4.81 5.14 5.11 5.22 0.11 Report
  Soybeans 9.67 9.75 9.57 9.53 9.55 0.02 Report
  Soybean Meal 302.50 301.70 302.20 303.30 308.00 4.70 Report
  DJIA 1,802,900 1,801,500 1,820,200 1,822,900 1,822,900 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.63 3.64 3.65 3.70 3.66 -0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 3.74 3.46 3.44 3.49 3.44 -0.05 Report
  So. Iowa 3.58 3.58 3.56 3.63 3.60 -0.03 Report
  Omaha 3.64 3.64 3.63 3.69 3.67 -0.02 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.13 5.12 5.14 5.48 5.46 -0.02 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.96 5.95 5.95 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 4.78 4.78 4.79 5.12 5.09 -0.03 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
May 11
Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.94 9.75 9.77 9.75 9.71 -0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 9.83 9.67 9.71 9.67 9.61 -0.06 Report
  Central Illinois 9.97 9.79 9.81 9.83 9.78 -0.05 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Choice 260.96 263.17 264.74 261.93 262.92 0.99 Report
  Select 247.75 249.11 251.31 251.10 250.42 -0.68 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 13.21 14.06 13.43 10.83 12.49 1.66 Report
  Loads 161.00 162.00 113.00 124.00 99.00 -25.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Tue
May 12
Wed
May 13
Thu
May 14
Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Change Report
  Carcass 82.29 82.99 85.57 83.56 84.16 0.60 Report
  Loin 101.73 101.82 104.50 98.13 100.76 2.63 Report
  Butt 107.91 108.28 113.77 116.03 112.47 -3.56 Report
  Loads 197.32 230.22 158.63 110.71 125.73 15.02 Report