Livestock prices were still gaining on Thursday. Live cattle saw a 7 cent price increase on Thursday, as prices hit $160.80. The 27-day average price reached $159.78. Feeder cattle prices were up 57 cents, bringing prices to $215.80. The 27-day average price hit $216.05.

Lean hog prices are up antoher 90 cents on Thursday after seeing a large jump in prices on Wednesday. Prices reached $76.38, bringing the 27-day average price up to $62.72. Thursday's price represent a 27-day high for lean hog prices.

Crop prices were mostly up on Thursday. While corn prices saw no change, wheat prices were up 4 cents to $4.95 and soybean prices were up 1 cent to $9.66.

Morning Farm Report
 
 
Board Prices Fri
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  Live Cattle 158.80 158.83 159.60 160.73 160.80 0.07 Report
  Feeder Cattle 212.45 212.25 213.20 215.23 215.80 0.57 Report
  Lean Hogs 62.55 63.10 63.18 75.48 76.38 0.90 Report
  Corn 3.77 3.71 3.74 3.76 3.76 0.00 Report
  Wheat 5.27 5.02 4.97 4.91 4.95 0.04 Report
  Soybeans 9.52 9.49 9.60 9.65 9.66 0.01 Report
  Soybean Meal 309.20 308.80 313.60 311.50 312.40 0.90 Report
  DJIA 1,797,300 1,791,000 1,796,400 1,802,200 1,802,200 0 Report
Corn Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 3.77 3.70 3.73 3.76 3.76 0.00 Report
  Minneapolis 3.59 3.55 3.58 3.61 3.61 0.00 Report
  So. Iowa 3.73 3.65 3.69 3.72 3.74 0.02 Report
  Omaha 3.73 3.67 3.71 3.73 3.73 0.00 Report
Wheat Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 5.63 5.34 5.26 5.19 5.13 -0.06 Report
  Minneapolis 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
  Portland 6.33 6.21 6.18 6.15 6.12 -0.03 Report
  St. Louis 5.18 5.02 4.97 4.90 4.94 0.04 Report
Soybean Prices Fri
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  Kansas City 9.71 9.63 9.75 9.80 9.81 0.01 Report
  So. Iowa 9.48 9.43 9.58 9.63 9.64 0.01 Report
  Central Illinois 9.67 9.64 9.76 9.81 9.83 0.02 Report
Boxed Beef: Afternoon Fri
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  Choice 256.51 257.70 258.45 260.80 260.38 -0.42 Report
  Select 249.91 249.19 249.42 251.22 250.97 -0.25 Report
  Ch/Se Spread 6.60 8.50 9.03 9.58 9.41 -0.17 Report
  Loads 137.00 114.00 107.00 144.00 161.00 17.00 Report
Pork Cutout: Afternoon Fri
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  Carcass 65.72 65.59 65.35 67.26 66.54 -0.72 Report
  Loin 84.23 82.48 82.34 87.78 80.75 -7.03 Report
  Butt 81.79 81.97 80.42 81.13 79.59 -1.54 Report
  Loads 164.83 153.94 239.09 338.08 164.43 -173.65 Report