Livestock prices saw an overall decrease on Friday. Live cattle prices saw a decline of $3, bringing the price to $157.80. The 27-day average price for live cattle came to $159.86. Feeder cattle prices saw a similar dip, hitting $213 from $215.80. This $2.80 change brought the 27-day average price to $215.99.

Lean hog prices dropped 10 cents on Friday. Prices fell from $76.38 to $76.28, with a 27-day average price of $63.17.

Crop prices fared better on Friday. Corn prices gained four cents to hit $3.80. Soybeans saw an increase of three cents, hitting $9.69 on Friday. Wheat prices held steady at $4.95.

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Board Prices Mon
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  Live Cattle 158.83 159.60 160.73 160.80 157.80 -3.00 Report
  Feeder Cattle 212.25 213.20 215.23 215.80 213.00 -2.80 Report
  Lean Hogs 63.10 63.18 75.48 76.38 76.28 -0.10 Report
  Corn 3.71 3.74 3.76 3.76 3.80 0.04 Report
  Wheat 5.02 4.97 4.91 4.95 4.95 0.00 Report
  Soybeans 9.49 9.60 9.65 9.66 9.69 0.03 Report
  Soybean Meal 308.80 313.60 311.50 312.40 315.00 2.60 Report
  DJIA 1,791,000 1,796,400 1,802,200 1,804,100 1,804,100 0 Report
Corn Prices Mon
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  Kansas City 3.70 3.73 3.76 3.76 3.76 0.00 Report
  Minneapolis 3.55 3.58 3.61 3.61 3.61 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 3.65 3.69 3.72 3.74 3.74 0.00 Report
  Omaha 3.67 3.71 3.73 3.73 3.73 0.00 Report
Wheat Prices Mon
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  Kansas City 5.34 5.26 5.19 5.13 5.13 0.00 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 6.21 6.18 6.15 6.12 6.12 0.00 Report
  St. Louis 5.02 4.97 4.90 4.94 4.94 0.00 Report
Soybean Prices Mon
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  Kansas City 9.63 9.75 9.80 9.81 9.81 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 9.43 9.58 9.63 9.64 9.64 0.00 Report
  Central Illinois 9.64 9.76 9.81 9.83 9.83 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Mon
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  Choice 257.70 258.45 260.80 260.38 257.79 -2.59 Report
  Select 249.19 249.42 251.22 250.97 250.97 0.00 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 8.50 9.03 9.58 9.41 6.82 -2.59 Report
  Loads 114.00 107.00 144.00 161.00 144.00 -17.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Mon
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  Carcass 65.59 65.35 67.26 66.54 66.63 0.09 Report
  Loin 82.48 82.34 87.78 80.75 82.14 1.39 Report
  Butt 81.97 80.42 81.13 79.59 76.64 -2.95 Report
  Loads 153.94 239.09 338.08 164.43 149.10 -15.33 Report