Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/16/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/16/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 11

Dec. 4

6 months ago

Year ago

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

202.61

203.30

201.79

195.78

Steers, Choice, 1,050-1,200 lb., cwt. Okla/Texas

132.00

132.00

122.00

124.00

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

N/A

174.50A

145.75A

152.00A

Lean Hogs, Carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.(1)

79.14

80.58

96.27

78.59

Feeder Pigs, 40 lb. National Direct Delivered(2)

82.25

81.44

46.97

65.47

SEW Pigs, 10 lb., National direct delivered (per head)

79.56

77.43

26.54

58.79

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

200.45

202.41

200.63

194.51

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

87.61

88.78

105.65

85.38

Hog Corn Ratio

18.38

18.2

14.5

10.6

Steer Corn Ratio

30.88

31.0

17.3

16.6

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

91.05a

89.95a

104.86a

91.54a

Hen Turkeys, Grade A, Frozen, lb., Chicago

103.50Aa

103.50Aa

98.00Aa

97.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

101.00Aa

101.00Aa

96.50Aa

100.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

152.50

152.50

82.50

127.50

N/A: not available

A: average

 

 

 

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

 

Volume:85 Issue:51

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