Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/24/12

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/24/12

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 19

Dec. 12

6 months ago

Year ago

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

193.55

195.78

198.00

191.17

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

124.50

124.00

119.00

119.00

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

158.00A

152.00A

163.50A

159.00A

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

79.67

78.59

96.54

81.00

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

64.59

65.47

49.85

65.21

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

58.89

58.79

28.68

46.97

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

192.06

194.51

197.21

191.46

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

86.12

85.38

121.24

97.07

Hog Corn Ratio

11.3

10.6

15.8

12.8

Steer Corn Ratio

17.4

16.6

24.4

19.3

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

N/A

91.54a

74.94a

72.51a

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

N/A

97.50Aa

106.50Aa

104.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

N/A

100.50Aa

107.00Aa

104.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

122.50

127.50

92.50

140.50

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:53

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