Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/18/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/18/13

Livestock and meat ($)

March 13

March 6

6 months ago

Year ago

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

197.49

196.08

191.71

190.87

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

127.00A

128.00

124.00

126.50A

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

151.75A

156.50A

147.50A

171.62A

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

75.68

76.64

72.57

84.83

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

64.90

71.54

17.62

84.91

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

34.25

34.95

9.54

50.78

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

196.32

196.90

191.40

190.20

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

84.97

86.27

85.93

96.83

Hog Corn Ratio

9.8

13.2

8.4

12.8

Steer Corn Ratio

17.0

17.6

16.6

18.8

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

103.72a

101.13a

77.11a

94.38a

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

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

110.50Aa

103.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

110.50Aa

104.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

114.00

97.50

106.50

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:11

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