Live cattle prices saw a slight increase on Friday by $1.60 to hit $141.73. The 27-day average price now rests at $133.27. Feeder cattle prices did not fare so well, falling $1.03 to hit $190.90, bringing the 27-day average price to $188.12.
Lean hog prices also saw a fall from $59.88 on Thursday to $59.20 on Friday. The 68-cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $68.88.
Corn prices increased by two cents, while wheat jumped seven cents.