Live cattle prices rose on Thursday from $152.48 on Wednesday to $153.50 on Thursday. The $1.02 change brought the 27-day average price to $153.36. Feeder cattle prices saw a large increase on Thursday of $3.52 to hit $224.95.
Lean hogs also increased by 82 cents to $84.60, bringing the 27-day average price to $83.78.
Corn prices fared well with a four cent increase, with wheat also increasing one cent on Thursday.