Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/11/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/11/13

Livestock and meat ($)

March 6

Feb. 27

6 months ago

Year ago

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

196.08

185.57

191.14

197.53

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

128.00

N/A

123.00

127.00

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

156.50A

148.25A

N/A

171.50A

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

76.64

78.00

77.86

84.84

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

71.54

65.46

18.36

86.27

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

34.95

45.90

10.12

53.91

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

196.90

186.16

191.56

195.80

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

86.27

88.53

87.45

98.59

Hog Corn Ratio

13.2

10.3

8.4

13.2

Steer Corn Ratio

17.6

16.7

15.5

19.7

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

101.13a

96.72a

74.28a

91.24a

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

96.50Aa

95.00Aa

110.50Aa

103.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

95.00Aa

110.50Aa

103.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

97.50

96.50

104.50

89.50

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:85 Issue:10

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