Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/12/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/12/14

Livestock and meat ($)

May 7

April 30

6 months ago

Year ago

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

227.15

233.10

205.45

204.67

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

145.75A

145.25A

132.50A

126.00

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

199.50A

199.00A

173.00A

146.37A

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

110.47

110.45

84.73

88.33

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

128.82

129.14

73.60

57.44

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

79.74

80.10

59.72

27.90

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

225.65

230.34

204.60

205.49

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

111.61

119.94

94.10

93.38

Hog Corn Ratio

22.24

22.76

19.5

12.8

Steer Corn Ratio

27.09

27.64

31.8

17.9

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

105.61a

107.65a

84.30a

102.79a

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

105.50Aa

105.00Aa

106.75Aa

98.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

105.50Aa

105.00Aa

106.00Aa

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

110.50

110.50

120.50

91.50

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:19

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