Live cattle prices are still on the rise, gaining 62 cents. Prices are up $156.65 on Tuesday from Monday's $156.03. The 27-day average price is now $155.58. Feeder cattle prices, however, did not fare so well. Prices fell $2.48 to $195.60. The 27-day average price fell again to $204.52.

Lean hog prices are up slightly, gaining 25 cents to$68.58. Th 27-day average price is up to $67.07.

Crop prices are mixed on Tuesday. Wheat prices remained unchanged, with prices staying at $5.06. Corn prices are down 1 cent to $3.78. Soybean prices are up 17 cents. Prices reached $10.16.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Wed
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 159.18 158.93 156.70 156.03 156.65 0.62 Report
  Feeder Cattle 203.10 202.55 199.18 198.08 195.60 -2.48 Report
  Lean Hogs 64.23 67.05 67.40 68.33 68.58 0.25 Report
  Corn 3.84 3.90 3.85 3.79 3.78 -0.01 Report
  Wheat 5.28 5.28 5.10 5.06 5.06 0.00 Report
  Soybeans 9.96 10.07 9.99 9.99 10.16 0.17 Report
  Soybean Meal 338.60 347.50 347.50 348.30 356.90 8.60 Report
  DJIA 1,799,300 1,795,900 1,810,400 1,808,500 1,808,500 0 Report
Corn Prices Wed
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  Kansas City 3.74 3.82 3.78 3.72 3.73 0.01 Report
  Minneapolis 3.56 3.62 3.58 3.57 3.56 -0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 3.75 3.82 3.78 0.00 3.71 3.71 Report
  Omaha 3.74 3.80 3.76 3.72 3.72 0.00 Report
Wheat Prices Wed
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  Kansas City 5.48 5.44 5.33 5.31 5.40 0.09 Report
  Minneapolis 5.95 5.89 5.82 5.83 5.83 0.00 Report
  Portland 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.33 5.33 5.16 5.11 5.11 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Wed
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Change Report
  Kansas City 10.10 10.22 10.14 10.14 10.31 0.17 Report
  So. Iowa 9.82 9.93 9.85 9.85 10.03 0.18 Report
  Central Illinois 10.08 10.20 10.12 10.12 10.27 0.15 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Wed
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Change Report
  Choice 239.78 239.92 240.31 241.08 244.24 3.16 Report
  Select 235.85 236.71 237.79 239.38 242.65 3.27 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 3.93 3.22 2.52 1.70 1.60 -0.10 Report
  Loads 176.00 135.00 167.00 97.00 123.00 26.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Wed
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Change Report
  Carcass 73.00 72.83 70.84 72.48 70.66 -1.82 Report
  Loin 85.03 84.71 81.57 84.27 82.36 -1.91 Report
  Butt 79.62 79.90 79.61 81.25 80.83 -0.42 Report
  Loads 267.70 235.16 153.74 169.81 224.20 54.39 Report