Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/22/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/22/13

Livestock and meat ($)

April 17

April 10

6 months ago

Year ago

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

151.25A

147.62A

195.71

194.50A

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

116.25A

117.25A

125.00

121.50A

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

142.00A

137.50A

151.50

171.37A

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

79.92

79.07

81.90

81.37

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

59.88

57.74

24.03

68.34

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

28.52

28.45

25.96

35.43

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

190.79

190.15

196.81

187.08

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

87.71

86.79

94.04

95.69

Hog Corn Ratio

11.7

12.0

10.6

12.7

Steer Corn Ratio

18.8

18.7

16.0

19.3

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

102.65a

102.93a

78.04a

76.82a

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

97.50Aa

97.50Aa

109.50Aa

107.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

112.00Aa

107.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

81.50

103.50

106.50

86.50

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:16

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