Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/31/12

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 12/31/12

Livestock and meat ($)

Dec. 26

Dec. 19

6 months ago

Year ago

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

N/A

193.55

178.79

N/A

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

N/A

124.50

N/A

N/A

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

N/A

158.00A

136.00A

N/A

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

80.85

79.67

94.81

N/A

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

65.82

64.59

44.39

N/A

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

58.43

58.89

30.74

N/A

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

194.26

192.06

178.43

N/A

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

85.23

86.12

111.84

N/A

Hog Corn Ratio

11.3

11.3

14.5

N/A

Steer Corn Ratio

17.7

17.4

15.8

N/A

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

N/A

N/A

72.37a

N/A

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

97.50Aa

N/A

104.00Aa

N/A

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

99.00Aa

N/A

105.50Aa

N/A

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

119.50

122.50

92.50

N/A

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:54

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