Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/7/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/7/14

Livestock and meat ($)

April 2

March 26

6 months ago

Year ago

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

233.64

241.76

N/A

191.72

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

150.00

150.00

126.00

128.00

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

197.25A

193.50A

167.75A

154.12A

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

122.56

120.93

N/A

76.58

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

127.69

118.10

N/A

56.81

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

88.73

91.50

N/A

23.80

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

231.95

239.25

191.87

191.72

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

123.59

133.61

N/A

85.58

Hog Corn Ratio

26.57

27.56

21.1

12.0

Steer Corn Ratio

28.27

28.87

29.5

19.5

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

106.36a

107.21a

N/A

102.58a

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

104.00Aa

104.00Aa

N/A

97.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

104.00Aa

103.50Aa

N/A

95.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

162.50

141.50

N/A

131.50

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:14

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