While other prices fell on Tuesday, live cattle prices pushed forward, but on Wednesday prices slipped. Live cattle prices fell $1.45 to $161.55. The 27-day average price fell to $158.34. Feeder cattle prices also fell $1.45 to $216.23. The 27-day average price slipped to $214.67.

Lean hog prices fell again on Wednesday, dropping to $62.30. The 28 cent price drop brought the 27-day average price to $62.57.

Crop prices were mixed on Wednesday. Wheat prices saw no change, sitting at $5.26. Corn prices fell 4 cents to $3.79. Soybean prices increased 1 cent to $9.72.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Live Cattle 163.03 163.03 162.45 163.00 161.55 -1.45 Report
  Feeder Cattle 220.38 220.38 219.80 217.68 216.23 -1.45 Report
  Lean Hogs 63.18 63.18 63.25 62.58 62.30 -0.28 Report
  Corn 3.87 3.87 3.85 3.83 3.79 -0.04 Report
  Wheat 5.36 5.36 5.28 5.26 5.26 0.00 Report
  Soybeans 9.86 9.86 9.79 9.71 9.72 0.01 Report
  Soybean Meal 327.30 327.30 323.00 319.70 319.90 0.20 Report
  DJIA 1,767,600 1,767,600 1,780,500 1,778,500 1,778,500 0 Report
Corn Prices Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Kansas City 3.81 3.86 3.85 3.83 3.79 -0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 3.56 3.61 3.62 3.60 3.56 -0.04 Report
  So. Iowa 3.72 3.76 3.74 3.74 3.70 -0.04 Report
  Omaha 3.78 3.83 3.81 3.79 3.75 -0.04 Report
Wheat Prices Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Kansas City 5.77 5.87 5.77 5.70 5.66 -0.04 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 6.75 6.76 6.41 6.41 6.33 -0.08 Report
  St. Louis 5.28 5.36 5.27 5.26 5.26 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Kansas City 10.04 10.04 9.98 9.91 9.91 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 9.87 9.79 9.71 9.64 9.66 0.02 Report
  Central Illinois 9.99 10.05 9.93 9.86 9.86 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Choice 255.94 255.57 256.48 256.98 259.14 2.16 Report
  Select 250.46 249.29 251.55 251.23 251.05 -0.18 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 5.48 6.28 4.92 5.75 8.10 2.35 Report
  Loads 107.00 111.00 126.00 98.00 136.00 38.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Wed
Apr 01
Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Change Report
  Carcass 64.37 66.14 65.17 66.50 65.43 -1.07 Report
  Loin 82.03 83.14 81.47 82.93 83.52 0.59 Report
  Butt 85.20 86.27 87.13 84.60 84.35 -0.25 Report
  Loads 189.83 120.19 114.17 221.02 309.56 88.54 Report