Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/4/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 3/4/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Feb. 27

Feb. 20

6 months ago

Year ago

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

185.57

182.31

190.92

198.80

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

N/A

123.00

120.00

129.00

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

148.25A

157.50A

145.38A

171.50A

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

78.00

82.65

79.67

85.12

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

65.46

75.55

19.08

85.46

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

45.90

48.39

8.36

54.51

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

186.16

182.35

190.83

198.45

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

88.53

93.36

91.41

99.38

Hog Corn Ratio

10.3

10.7

8.9

13.2

Steer Corn Ratio

16.7

17.0

14.7

19.4

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

96.72a

96.48a

78.39a

89.04Aa

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

95.00Aa

95.50Aa

110.50Aa

102.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

95.00Aa

95.50Aa

110.50Aa

103.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

96.50

97.50

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:09

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