Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/23/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/23/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 18

Dec. 11

6 months ago

Year ago

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

198.18

202.61

198.98

193.55

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

131.00

132.00

120.00

124.50

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

177.00A

N/A

145.25A

158.00A

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

78.58

79.14

99.90

79.67

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

86.98

82.25

49.37

64.59

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

80.82

79.56

28.08

58.89

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

197.71

200.45

199.36

192.06

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

89.28

87.61

115.54

86.12

Hog Corn Ratio

17.77

18.38

13.7

11.3

Steer Corn Ratio

30.81

30.88

16.5

17.4

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

90.57a

91.05a

102.51a

N/A

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

103.50Aa

103.50Aa

98.50Aa

N/A

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

98.50Aa

101.00Aa

96.50Aa

N/A

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

152.50

152.50

82.50

122.50

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:52

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