Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/5/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/5/13

Livestock and meat ($)

July 31

July 24

6 months ago

Year ago

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

1876.32

186.89

200.00

177.69

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

119.00

119.00

124.00

114.50A

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

159.00A

155.75A

164.25A

140.75A

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

96.33

96.38

85.65

91.07

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

53.04

51.36

77.92

17.17

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

33.61

32.84

61.20

8.43

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

186.66

187.66

183.19

178.15

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

106.66

103.94

92.70

96.77

Hog Corn Ratio

15.0

13.8

13.4

11.4

Steer Corn Ratio

17.9

16.4

19.2

14.8

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

92.17a

93.44a

72.47a

73.14a

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

99.00Aa

99.00Aa

98.25Aa

107.50Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

98.00Aa

98.00Aa

98.25Aa

107.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

102.50

103.50

92.50

143.50

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:31

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