Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/19/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/19/14

Livestock and meat ($)

May 14

May 7

6 months ago

Year ago

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

225.08

227.15

203.01

207.95

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

146.00

145.75A

131.00

126.00

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

206.00A

199.50A

173.00A

144.62A

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

109.07

110.47

82.98

89.64

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

126.42

128.82

77.03

55.52

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

78.75

79.74

67.72

27.24

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

225.21

225.65

202.56

208.77

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

114.14

111.61

93.33

98.10

Hog Corn Ratio

23.32

22.24

19.3

12.6

Steer Corn Ratio

28.91

27.09

31.6

17.8

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

109.71a

105.61a

86.60a

103.76a

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

106.00Aa

105.50Aa

107.00Aa

97.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

106.00Aa

105.50Aa

105.00Aa

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

113.50

110.50

131.50

106.50

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:20

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