Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/9/18

Livestock and meat ($)

May 9

May 2

6 mos. ago

Year ago

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

229.14

224.42

210.57

244.58

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

126.00

124.00

125.00

145.00

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

164.25A

164.75A

168.50A

161.52A

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

63.67

62.35

65.85

67.60

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

64.00

66.03

53.78

54.75

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

30.97

33.64

41.95

30.88

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

231.07

227.56

212.74

246.86

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

74.60

72.43

73.39

81.53

Hog corn ratio

16.39

16.01

19.48

20.74

Steer corn ratio

34.24

34.24

39.87

41.57

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

110.85a

105.52a

79.69a

95.29a

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

79.50Aa

79.50Aa

93.00Aa

100.50Aa

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

79.50Aa

79.50Aa

92.00Aa

100.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

91.50

116.50

101.50

54.50

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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