Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/27/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 5/27/13

Livestock and meat ($)

May 22

May 15

6 months ago

Year ago

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

211.20

207.95

N/A

195.00

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

125.00

126.00

N/A

121.00

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

141.75A

144.62A

139.00A

166.75A

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

90.90

89.64

76.69

84.73

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

52.20

55.52

54.14

49.56

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

24.97

27.24

52.35

25.14

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

211.37

208.77

194.28

195.56

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

103.16

98.10

86.19

98.82

Hog Corn Ratio

12.4

12.6

9.8

13.4

Steer Corn Ratio

17.0

17.8

16.3

20.1

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

108.54a

103.76a

92.95a

81.09a

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

98.00Aa

97.50Aa

107.50Aa

107.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

96.50Aa

96.50Aa

108.00Aa

110.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

121.50

106.50

127.50

81.50

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:21

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