Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/30/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/30/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 24

Dec. 18

6 months ago

Year ago

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

N/A

198.18

196.51

N/A

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

130.00

131.00

N/A

N/A

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

N/A

177.00A

146.12A

N/A

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

78.32

78.58

98.19

80.85

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

90.12

86.98

49.00

65.82

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

83.65

80.82

29.11

58.43

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

196.93

197.71

197.38

194.26

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

90.71

89.28

120.13

85.23

Hog Corn Ratio

18.3

17.7

14.2

11.3

Steer Corn Ratio

31.1

30.8

17.2

17.7

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

90.90a

90.57a

101.85a

N/A

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

103.50Aa

103.50Aa

98.50Aa

97.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

98.50Aa

98.50Aa

96.50Aa

99.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

152.50

152.50

92.50

119.50

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:53

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