Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/17/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/17/14

Livestock and meat ($)

March 12

March 5

6 months ago

Year ago

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

241.51

234.51

193.93

197.49

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

148.00

148.00

123.00

127.00A

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

188.25A

185.25A

164.25A

151.75A

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

104.67

98.04

88.88

75.68

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

114.03

110.24

56.23

64.90

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

88.87

85.79

38.21

34.25

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

241.30

235.58

193.85

196.32

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

136.50

122.40

96.18

84.97

Hog Corn Ratio

24.82

22.5

15.6

9.8

Steer Corn Ratio

29.69

29.0

20.66

17.0

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

99.28a

91.68a

84.05a

103.72a

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

102.50Aa

103.00Aa

101.00Aa

96.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

102.50Aa

101.00Aa

102.00Aa

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

124.50

137.50

110.50

114.00

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:11

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