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Retail diesel prices slightly rise

Retail diesel prices in the United States saw an average rise of one cent this week to sit at $2.91.

Throughout the country only the Rocky Mountain region rose by more than one cent with a two cent rise. The Central Atlantic region stayed fixed at $2.16.

The West Coast region continues to have the highest retail diesel prices at $3.17.


Morning Farm Report: Crop prices drop

Live cattle prices saw a dip on Tuesday, falling 33 cents to hit $151.80. The 27-day average now rests at $153.57. Feeder cattle prices did better, rising 60 cents to hit $219.60. The rise brought the 27-day average price to $216.33.

Lean hog prices fell 55 cents to $83.18 on Tuesday to bring the 27-day average price to $81.85. 

Wheat prices saw a steep drop of 21 cents, falling to $4.94. Corn also fell five cents.


Boxed Beef Report: Beef prices mixed at beginning of week

Choice boxed beef prices dropped 30 cents on Tuesday to hit $260.50, bringing the 27-day average price to $260.02.  Select boxed beef prices are up to $248.75. The 75 cent increase brought the 27-day average price to $248.63.

Choice primal rib prices saw a $2.63 increase to hit $386.59, the largest increase on Tuesday. Choice primal chuck saw the opposite effect, dropping $2.87 to hit $199.84.


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