Live cattle prices jumped three dollars on Tuesday from $140.48 on Monday to $143.38, bringing the 27-day average price to $145.77. Feeder cattle prices were not far behind with a $2.95 increase to hit $204.30. The 27-day average price now rests at $209.49.
Lean hog prices fell 37 cents to $68.78, bringing the 27-day average price to $70.86.
Corn prices jumped five cents to $3.55, while wheat increased seven cents to $4.65.