Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/26/14

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/26/14

Livestock and meat ($)

May 21

May 14

6 months ago

Year ago

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

231.16

225.08

199.34

211.20

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

N/A

146.00

131.00

125.00

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

213.37A

206.00A

171.25A

141.75A

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

109.26

109.07

80.56

90.90

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

126.17

126.42

77.69

52.20

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

72.02

78.75

73.69

24.97

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

231.79

225.21

198.58

211.37

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

115.22

114.14

91.55

103.16

Hog Corn Ratio

22.93

23.32

18.6

12.4

Steer Corn Ratio

28.81

28.91

32.2

17.0

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

113.64a

109.71a

90.30a

108.54a

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

106.00Aa

106.00Aa

109.00Aa

98.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

106.00Aa

106.00Aa

105.50Aa

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

119.50

113.50

140.50

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:86 Issue:21

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