Live cattle prices rose by $1.03 on Thursday to hit $152.38. This rise brought the 27-day average price to $154.43. Feeder cattle prices did not fare as well, dropping $2 to settle at $217.73, bringing the 27-day average price to $215.83.

Lean hog prices jumped $1.23 on Thursday, hitting $83.78. The 27-day average price is now at $81.02.

Corn prices saw a five cent rise, while wheat did even better with a nine cent increase.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Live Cattle 152.53 151.58 151.98 151.35 152.38 1.03 Report
  Feeder Cattle 219.00 218.98 219.35 219.73 217.73 -2.00 Report
  Lean Hogs 83.35 82.40 82.15 82.55 83.78 1.23 Report
  Corn 3.66 3.68 3.62 3.60 3.65 0.05 Report
  Wheat 5.11 5.22 5.10 5.13 5.22 0.09 Report
  Soybeans 9.53 9.55 9.46 9.41 9.39 -0.02 Report
  Soybean Meal 303.30 308.00 307.10 304.50 304.10 -0.40 Report
  DJIA 1,822,900 1,825,900 1,828,400 1,825,600 1,825,600 0 Report
Corn Prices Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.66 3.69 3.63 3.61 3.66 0.05 Report
  Minneapolis 3.44 3.44 3.35 3.33 3.39 0.06 Report
  So. Iowa 3.60 3.61 3.54 3.55 3.55 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.67 3.65 3.59 3.56 3.61 0.05 Report
Wheat Prices Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.46 5.60 5.45 5.50 5.62 0.12 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.09 5.19 5.07 5.11 5.20 0.09 Report
Soybean Prices Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Kansas City 9.71 9.72 9.64 9.63 9.60 -0.03 Report
  So. Iowa 9.61 9.61 9.55 9.52 9.52 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 9.78 9.81 9.74 9.69 9.67 -0.02 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Choice 261.93 262.92 265.59 264.98 262.22 -2.76 Report
  Select 251.10 250.42 251.03 251.06 249.32 -1.74 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 10.83 12.49 14.55 13.92 12.90 -1.02 Report
  Loads 124.00 99.00 115.00 175.00 124.00 -51.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Fri
May 15
Mon
May 18
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 21
Change Report
  Carcass 83.56 84.16 86.21 86.07 87.43 1.36 Report
  Loin 98.13 100.76 101.91 98.35 101.44 3.09 Report
  Butt 116.03 112.47 119.05 119.46 120.99 1.53 Report
  Loads 110.71 125.73 198.86 240.10 120.75 -119.35 Report