Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/15/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/15/13

Livestock and meat ($)

April 10

April 3

6 months ago

Year ago

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

147.62A

191.72

190.98

177.06

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

117.25A

128.00

124.00

122.00

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

137.50A

154.12A

149.87A

167.00A

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

79.07

76.58

80.27

80.24

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

57.74

56.81

23.73

71.49

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

28.45

23.80

22.24

37.94

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

190.15

191.72

191.35

176.60

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

86.79

85.58

95.70

96.59

Hog Corn Ratio

12.0

12.0

10.1

12.2

Steer Corn Ratio

18.7

19.5

15.8

19.0

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

102.93a

102.58a

76.38a

76.10a

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

97.50Aa

97.00Aa

109.00Aa

107.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

95.50Aa

110.50Aa

107.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

103.50

131.50

106.50

105.50

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:85 Issue:15

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