Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/21/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/21/14

Livestock and meat ($)

April 16

April 9

6 months ago

Year ago

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

223.75

225.46

N/A

151.25A

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

146.00

148.00

N/A

116.25A

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

198.50A

199.75A

N/A

142.00A

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

116.69

121.90

N/A

79.92

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

135.40

139.14

N/A

59.88

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

86.34

91.41

N/A

28.52

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

225.88

225.00

196.03

190.79

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

122.61

124.21

99.49

87.71

Hog Corn Ratio

23.85

24.67

20.5

11.7

Steer Corn Ratio

28.04

27.95

29.2

18.8

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

106.28a

105.14a

N/A

102.65a

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

104.50Aa

104.00Aa

N/A

97.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

104.00Aa

104.00Aa

N/A

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

163.50

163.50

N/A

81.50

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:86 Issue:16

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