Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/12/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/12/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Aug. 7

July 31

6 months ago

Year ago

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

188.66

186.32

186.56

181.42

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

119.00

119.00

123.00

118.00

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

161.75A

159.00A

165.37A

141.50A

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

97.32

96.33

85.24

92.47

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

52.67

53.04

81.74

18.75

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

34.24

33.61

61.39

9.36

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

188.31

186.66

186.32

182.52

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

108.14

106.66

93.99

98.29

Hog Corn Ratio

14.8

15.0

13.2

11.0

Steer Corn Ratio

18.5

17.9

19.2

14.4

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

84.82a

92.17a

73.81a

74.22a

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

99.00Aa

99.00Aa

100.00Aa

108.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

101.50Aa

98.00Aa

100.00Aa

108.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

101.50

102.50

92.50

149.50

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:32

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish