Live cattle prices increased 37 cents on Thursday to hit $141.60, bringing the 27-day average price to $146.20. Feeder cattle prices jumped on Thursday from $200.75 on Wednesday to $202.55 on Thursday. The $1.80 increase brought the 27-day average price to $210.47.
Lean hog prices dipped on Thursday, falling 33 cents to $69.45, bringing the 27-day average to $72.
Corn dropped six cents to $3.48, while wheat saw a huge fall drop of 16 cents to $4.57.