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

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

Livestock and meat ($)

April 30

April 23

6 months ago

Year ago

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

233.10

232.64

205.68

199.49

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

145.25A

146.00

132.00

128.00

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

199.00A

202.00A

173.00A

158.25A

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

110.45

112.73

86.79

84.06

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

129.14

136.88

72.54

56.91

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

80.10

80.70

56.00

28.60

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

230.34

233.80

205.17

200.13

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

119.94

121.77

97.23

91.88

Hog Corn Ratio

22.76

23.52

19.7

12.1

Steer Corn Ratio

27.64

27.70

31.3

18.1

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

107.65a

108.45a

84.97a

103.19a

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

105.00Aa

105.00Aa

150.50Aa

98.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

105.00Aa

105.00Aa

105.00Aa

96.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

110.50

122.50

110.50

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:86 Issue:18

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