Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/8/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 4/8/13

Livestock and meat ($)

April 3

March 27

6 months ago

Year ago

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

191.72

189.96

190.70

183.09

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

128.00

125.00

123.00

122.00

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

154.12A

153.12A

149.50A

163.50A

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

76.58

74.22

78.59

80.82

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

56.81

58.15

20.20

74.82

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

23.80

27.07

15.14

40.33

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

191.72

189.07

191.35

180.64

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

85.58

85.51

93.48

93.31

Hog Corn Ratio

12.0

10.5

10.2

12.1

Steer Corn Ratio

19.5

17.7

16.3

18.3

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

102.58a

103.46a

75.47a

78.40a

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

97.00Aa

97.00Aa

109.00Aa

150.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

95.50Aa

96.50Aa

110.00Aa

107.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

131.50

133.50

130.50

121.50

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:14

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