Both live and feeder cattle prices are slightly up after seeing drops on Tuesday. Wednesday, live cattle prices gained 58 cents up to $159.18. The 27-day average price is now up slightly to $155.34. Feeder cattle prices did a little better, gaining $1.65. Prices are up to $203.10. The 27-day average price is down slightly to $207.34.

Lean hog prices were up 23 cents on Wednesday. Prices hit $64.23, bring the 27-day average price to $68.18.

Crops prices fell on Wednesday, with soybeans taking the largest hit. Soybean prices fell 12 cents to $9.96. Wheat prices fell 7 cents to $5.28, while corn prices fell 6 cents to $3.84.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Wed
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Change Report
  Live Cattle 159.10 160.00 160.00 158.60 159.18 0.58 Report
  Feeder Cattle 200.30 203.85 203.85 201.45 203.10 1.65 Report
  Lean Hogs 61.95 66.03 66.03 64.00 64.23 0.23 Report
  Corn 3.83 3.87 3.87 3.90 3.84 -0.06 Report
  Wheat 5.21 5.33 5.33 5.35 5.28 -0.07 Report
  Soybeans 9.84 9.91 9.91 10.08 9.96 -0.12 Report
  Soybean Meal 330.50 332.30 332.30 342.30 338.60 -3.70 Report
  DJIA 1,793,200 1,798,200 1,798,200 1,800,100 1,800,100 0 Report
Corn Prices Wed
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  Kansas City 3.76 3.74 3.78 3.80 3.74 -0.06 Report
  Minneapolis 3.58 3.56 3.60 3.62 3.56 -0.06 Report
  So. Iowa 3.77 3.75 3.79 3.80 3.75 -0.05 Report
  Omaha 3.77 3.73 3.77 3.80 3.74 -0.06 Report
Wheat Prices Wed
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  Kansas City 5.59 5.54 5.62 5.62 5.48 -0.14 Report
  Minneapolis 5.91 5.89 6.02 6.02 5.95 -0.07 Report
  Portland 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 0.00 5.27 5.39 5.40 5.33 -0.07 Report
Soybean Prices Wed
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  Kansas City 9.87 9.93 10.05 10.22 10.10 -0.12 Report
  So. Iowa 9.64 9.70 9.77 9.94 9.82 -0.12 Report
  Central Illinois 0.00 9.96 10.03 10.20 10.08 -0.12 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Wed
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Change Report
  Choice 239.10 237.68 238.22 239.12 239.78 0.66 Report
  Select 235.19 233.95 233.04 233.20 235.85 2.65 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 3.91 3.73 5.18 5.92 3.93 -1.99 Report
  Loads 181.00 185.00 173.00 142.00 176.00 34.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Wed
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Change Report
  Carcass 72.30 73.16 72.99 71.98 73.00 1.02 Report
  Loin 85.60 83.77 82.77 84.08 85.03 0.95 Report
  Butt 78.17 76.46 79.33 78.90 79.62 0.72 Report
  Loads 195.63 126.10 152.76 186.37 267.70 81.33 Report