Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/17/12

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/17/12

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 12

Dec. 5

6 months ago

Year ago

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

195.78

194.89

197.76

195.00

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

124.00

127.00A

NA

120.00

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

152.00A

151.37A

163.50A

148.00A

Lean Hogs, Carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.*

78.59

82.35

90.06

82.95

Feeder Pigs, 40 lb. National Direct Delivered**1

65.47

62.33

48.40

62.37

SEW Pigs, 10 lb., National direct delivered**

58.79

56.18

28.26

47.27

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

194.51

194.13

198.17

188.72

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

85.38

86.82

114.76

97.82

Hog Corn Ratio

10.6

10.6

15.0

13.9

Steer Corn Ratio

16.6

16.2

18.5

20.9

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

91.54a

93.09a

78.37a

73.35a

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

97.50Aa

100.50Aa

105.00Aa

107.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

100.50Aa

100.50Aa

106.00Aa

107.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

127.50

127.50

92.50

123.80

N/A: not available

A: average

 

 

 

*Replaces live hogs; live hogs are 0.74 of quote.
**Price quoted is per head.
**1Replaces Sioux Falls, 50-60 lbs.  2/26/07
Livestock, meat, poultry and egg prices from USDA.

 

Volume:84 Issue:52

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