Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 2/24/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 2/24/14

Livestock and meat ($)

Feb. 19

Feb. 12

6 months ago

Year ago

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

141.50A

208.05

N/A

182.31

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

142.50A

N/A

N/A

123.00

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

189.50A

176.50A

N/A

157.50A

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

88.16

83.84

94.84

82.65

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

104.95

103.07

55.26

75.55

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

83.10

84.73

37.87

48.39

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

214.32

208.10

195.84

182.35

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

107.54

101.07

101.58

93.36

Hog Corn Ratio

20.91

19.79

13.6

10.7

Steer Corn Ratio

30.77

31.59

18.7

17.0

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

NA

88.37a

85.54a

96.48a

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

NA

100.00Aa

99.00Aa

95.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

NA

99.00Aa

101.50Aa

95.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

141.50

125.50

109.50

97.50

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:86 Issue:08

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