Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/30/17

Livestock and meat ($)

August 30

August 23

6 mos. ago

Year ago

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

191.50

193.09

206.98

196.49

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

106.50A

110.00

124.50A

110.00

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

158.00A

154.75A

145.25A

143.50A

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

69.21

75.89

70.66

63.53

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

38.50

39.92

74.78

29.71

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

22.06

19.11

52.38

19.52

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

191.91

191.75

208.93

195.74

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

82.18

83.32

78.93

82.74

Hog corn ratio

18.57

20.40

20.32

20.15

Steer corn ratio

30.93

30.92

36.94

36.79

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

83.55a

85.22a

80.73a

77.60a

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

97.50Aa

94.00Aa

101.50Aa

120.00Aa

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

97.50Aa

94.75Aa

101.50Aa

129.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

77.50

74.50

50.50

75.50

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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