Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/29/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/29/13

Livestock and meat ($)

April 24

April 17

6 months ago

Year ago

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

191.54

151.25A

199.38

190.49

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

126.00

116.25A

127.25A

N/A

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

145.87A

142.00A

152.75A

168.50A

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

80.31

79.92

82.87

81.34

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

55.21

59.88

30.40

65.03

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

28.46

28.52

34.86

33.49

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

191.54

190.79

199.37

190.74

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

88.91

87.71

92.84

93.61

Hog Corn Ratio

12.1

11.7

10.8

12.6

Steer Corn Ratio

18.7

18.8

16.7

19.0

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

103.66a

102.65a

80.31a

75.73a

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

97.50Aa

97.50Aa

110.50Aa

108.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

112.50Aa

109.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

81.50

81.50

107.50

80.50

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:17

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