Both live and feeder cattle prices saw increases on Wednesday. Feeder cattle saw gains for the second day in a row, seeing a $1.22 raise to hit $215.70. The 27-day average price is now at $219.12. Live cattle prices increased 65 cents, up to $153.70. This price increase brought the 27-day average price to $160.72.

Lean hog prices increased on Wednesday, too. Prices increased 57 cents, up to $72.35 from Tuesday's $71.78. The 27-day average price landed at $78.90 after the price increase on Wednesday.

Corn prices fell 2 cents on Wednesday, seeing the only price fall for the day. Wheat prices were unchanged, staying at $5.37.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Mon
Jan 19
Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Change Report
  Live Cattle 154.20 154.45 154.45 153.05 153.70 0.65 Report
  Feeder Cattle 215.65 214.10 214.10 214.48 215.70 1.22 Report
  Lean Hogs 75.63 74.50 74.50 71.78 72.35 0.57 Report
  Corn 3.80 3.87 3.87 3.90 3.88 -0.02 Report
  Wheat 5.33 5.33 5.33 5.37 5.37 0.00 Report
  Soybeans 9.91 9.92 9.92 9.82 9.84 0.02 Report
  Soybean Meal 326.70 326.20 326.20 326.50 330.50 4.00 Report
  DJIA 1,728,300 1,743,200 1,743,200 1,746,100 1,746,100 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.87 3.70 3.66 3.66 3.73 0.07 Report
  Minneapolis 3.71 3.54 3.50 3.49 3.58 0.09 Report
  So. Iowa 3.80 3.65 3.61 3.61 3.69 0.08 Report
  Omaha 3.82 3.67 3.62 3.61 3.69 0.08 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.90 5.81 5.75 5.73 5.77 0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 6.00 6.03 0.00 5.96 5.99 0.03 Report
  Portland 0.00 6.53 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.60 5.58 5.42 5.35 5.35 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
Jan 12
Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.16 10.04 10.09 9.89 9.89 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 9.97 9.86 9.92 9.75 9.75 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 10.21 10.11 10.16 9.98 10.00 0.02 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Tue
Jan 13
Wed
Jan 14
Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Mon
Jan 19
Change Report
  Choice 261.63 263.81 262.88 260.45 259.42 -1.03 Report
  Select 251.68 253.68 254.07 250.84 249.85 -0.99 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 9.94 10.13 8.81 9.60 9.57 -0.03 Report
  Loads 128.00 150.00 100.00 141.00 112.00 -29.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Thu
Jan 15
Fri
Jan 16
Mon
Jan 19
Tue
Jan 20
Wed
Jan 21
Change Report
  Carcass 83.00 84.08 84.88 83.91 86.00 2.09 Report
  Loin 92.36 93.48 90.91 91.06 94.96 3.90 Report
  Butt 100.98 96.43 99.01 98.47 97.17 -1.30 Report
  Loads 177.28 136.00 161.40 171.58 300.47 128.89 Report