Livestock prices were up on Friday to end the week. Live cattle prices increased 95 cents to $162.63. The 27-day average price hit $156.65. Friday's price was the 27-day high, as well. Feeder cattle prices jumped $2.05, bringing the price to $219.28. The 27-day average price reached $209.07, as feeder cattle prices also hit a 27-day high.

Lean hog prices hit $61.13, a price increase of 15 cents on Friday. The 27-day average price reached $64.12.

Crop prices were mixed on Friday as corn prices remained stagnant and wheat and soybean prices headed in opposite directions. Wheat prices gained 9 cents, bringing prices to $5.08. Soybean prices fell 8 cents, dropping prices to $9.67.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Mon
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 161.35 162.00 161.73 161.68 162.63 0.95 Report
  Feeder Cattle 216.98 217.18 217.70 217.23 219.28 2.05 Report
  Lean Hogs 59.25 58.60 59.83 60.98 61.13 0.15 Report
  Corn 3.90 3.93 3.95 3.91 3.91 0.00 Report
  Wheat 5.34 5.24 5.19 4.99 5.08 0.09 Report
  Soybeans 9.84 9.82 9.79 9.75 9.67 -0.08 Report
  Soybean Meal 327.30 326.30 324.50 322.40 321.40 -1.00 Report
  DJIA 1,801,600 1,794,900 1,764,900 1,760,300 1,760,300 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
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  Kansas City 3.90 3.93 3.95 3.91 3.90 -0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.70 3.73 3.73 3.69 3.69 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 3.81 3.82 3.84 0.00 3.82 3.82 Report
  Omaha 3.86 3.89 3.93 3.89 3.89 0.00 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Mar 23
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  Kansas City 5.79 5.70 5.68 5.48 5.58 0.10 Report
  Minneapolis 6.15 6.06 6.05 5.88 6.00 0.12 Report
  Portland 6.50 6.44 6.42 6.27 6.31 0.04 Report
  St. Louis 5.39 5.23 5.19 4.99 5.07 0.08 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Mar 23
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Change Report
  Kansas City 9.91 9.93 9.90 9.86 9.79 -0.07 Report
  So. Iowa 9.82 9.81 9.79 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 9.93 5.41 9.88 9.84 9.77 -0.07 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
Mar 23
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Change Report
  Choice 245.79 246.83 250.51 250.67 250.80 0.13 Report
  Select 243.23 244.78 247.14 246.96 246.71 -0.25 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 2.56 2.05 3.36 3.71 4.09 0.38 Report
  Loads 107.00 126.00 152.00 137.00 109.00 -28.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
Mar 23
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Change Report
  Carcass 68.62 67.94 67.02 68.33 66.08 -2.25 Report
  Loin 85.31 84.26 84.58 85.19 83.70 -1.49 Report
  Butt 87.28 87.76 87.18 88.91 85.25 -3.66 Report
  Loads 137.24 187.58 304.95 160.47 178.56 18.09 Report