Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/3/17

Livestock and meat ($)

May 3

April 26

6 mos. ago

Year ago

Steers, Choice, carcass, 550-700 lb., cwt., Omaha

232.59

219.18

105.00

204.74

Steers, Choice, 1,050-1,200 lb., cwt. southern Plains

145.50A

131.00A

187.44

124.00

Feeder steers, 600-700 lb., cwt., Oklahoma City

160.25A

157.50A

127.50A

164.75A

Lean hogs, carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.(1)

61.37

58.52

51.81

71.33

Feeder pigs, 40 lb. national direct delivered(2)

55.96

59.08

23.44

71.96

SEW pigs, 10 lb., national direct delivered (per head)

27.38

29.61

20.90

38.85

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

235.58

219.15

188.74

204.42

Pork loin, 185 lb. 51-52% lean, cutout, cwt.(3)

76.93

75.79

68.20

85.53

Hog corn ratio

18.44

16.78

14.45

20.14

Steer corn ratio

43.68

42.15

34.31

34.93

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

94.08a

93.12a

64.63a

N/A

Hen turkeys, Grade A, frozen, lb., Chicago

99.00Aa

99.50Aa

123.00Aa

N/A

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

99.00Aa

99.50Aa

120.00Aa

N/A

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

54.50

54.50

63.50

67.50

N/A: not available.         A: average.

(1) Replaces live hogs; live hogs are 0.755 of quote.
(2) Replaces Sioux Falls, 50-60 lb. (2/26/07)
(3) National FOB plant, replaces national daily carlot.
Livestock, meat, poultry and egg prices from USDA.

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