Live cattle prices dropped $2.35 on Friday to hit $140.60, bringing the 27-day average price to $145.09. Feeder cattle prices saw an even larger drop from $203.95 on Thursday to $200.70 on Friday. The $3.25 decrease brought the 27-day average price to $208.25.
Lean hog prices fell $1.22 on Friday, hitting $67.33. The 27-day average price now rests at $69.48.
Corn prices increased 13 cents on Friday, while wheat jumped eight cents.