Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/1/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/1/13

Livestock and meat ($)

March 27

March 20

6 months ago

Year ago

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

189.96

193.41

192.45

184.24

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

125.00

115.75A

123.00

N/A

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

153.12A

145.75A

142.00A

182.25A

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

74.22

74.50

73.75

81.92

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

58.15

61.66

16.39

80.04

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

27.07

29.30

14.11

41.34

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

189.07

192.98

192.04

183.46

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

85.51

85.22

88.39

94.69

Hog Corn Ratio

10.5

9.4

10.5

13.1

Steer Corn Ratio

17.7

16.3

17.2

20.6

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

103.46a

104.18a

76.22a

87.29

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

97.00Aa

97.00Aa

109.00Aa

105.00A

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

110.50Aa

107.50

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

133.50

120.50

138.50

116.50

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:13

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