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|