Live cattle prices continue to drop, falling $1.25 to hit $142.43, bringing the 27-day average price to $146.40. Feeder cattle prices also decreased from $210.90 on Tuesday to $210.28 on Wednesday. The 62-cent fall brought the 27-day average price to $212.57.

Lean hog prices fell to $67 after a 50-cent fall. The 27-day average price now rests at $74.17.

Crop prices also fell from Tuesday to Wednesday. Corn saw a four-cent fall to $2.62, while wheat dropped five cents to hit $4.90.

Morning Farm Report
 



 
Board Prices Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Change Report
  Live Cattle 146.48 145.43 143.85 143.68 142.43 -1.25 Report
  Feeder Cattle 213.20 212.00 210.83 210.90 210.28 -0.62 Report
  Lean Hogs 64.75 62.83 65.83 67.50 67.00 -0.50 Report
  Corn 3.71 3.65 3.69 3.66 3.62 -0.04 Report
  Wheat 5.06 5.00 5.03 4.95 4.90 -0.05 Report
  Soybeans 9.22 9.05 8.93 8.94 8.78 -0.16 Report
  Soybean Meal 330.90 326.90 326.40 327.60 324.40 -3.20 Report
  DJIA 1,691,700 1,646,700 1,570,900 1,571,900 1,571,900 0 Report
Corn Prices Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.69 3.73 3.67 3.73 3.70 -0.03 Report
  Minneapolis 3.22 3.26 3.35 3.23 3.20 -0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 3.56 3.59 3.54 3.57 3.55 -0.02 Report
  Omaha 3.63 3.67 3.61 3.65 3.62 -0.03 Report
Wheat Prices Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  Kansas City 4.59 4.66 4.56 4.60 4.51 -0.09 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 5.54 5.64 5.60 5.62 5.61 -0.01 Report
  St. Louis 4.36 4.46 4.39 4.43 4.40 -0.03 Report
Soybean Prices Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.43 9.57 9.39 9.24 9.27 0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 9.05 9.18 9.02 8.89 8.93 0.04 Report
  Central Illinois 9.51 9.62 9.34 9.19 9.22 0.03 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Change Report
  Choice 246.46 244.90 244.31 243.86 244.24 0.38 Report
  Select 235.58 234.88 233.98 233.80 233.60 -0.20 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 10.88 10.02 10.33 10.06 10.64 0.58 Report
  Loads 135.00 118.00 121.00 135.00 178.00 43.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Wed
Aug 26
Change Report
  Carcass 87.11 87.36 88.07 90.03 87.24 -2.79 Report
  Loin 82.80 84.29 83.02 87.06 79.98 -7.08 Report
  Butt 76.20 78.50 79.34 77.48 78.82 1.34 Report
  Loads 188.10 149.53 118.96 279.41 257.16 -22.25 Report