Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 10/31/18

Livestock and meat ($)

October 31

October 24

6 mos. ago

Year ago

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

NA

209.28

224.42

203.32

Steers, Choice, 1,050-1,200 lb., cwt. southern Plains

NA

111.00

124.00

117.75A

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

NA

157.625A

164.75A

163.50A

Lean hogs, carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.(1)

63.77

62.56

62.35

66.48

Feeder pigs, 40 lb. national direct delivered(2)

39.55

41.21

66.03

50.26

SEW pigs, 10 lb., national direct delivered (per head)

39.31

36.12

33.64

37.77

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

 218.55

213.10

227.56

208.25

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

 71.12

73.61

72.43

74.46

Hog corn ratio

 18.27

18.04

16.01

20.57

Steer corn ratio

 34.76

34.69

34.24

37.78

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

74.90a

74.06a

105.52a

78.80a

Hen turkeys, Grade A, frozen, lb., Chicago

83.50Aa

83.50Aa

79.50Aa

93.50Aa

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

78.50Aa

75.50Aa

79.50Aa

93.50Aa

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

101.50

96.50

116.50

89.50

NA: not available.          A: average.

(1) Replaces live hogs; live hogs are 0.755 of quote.
(2) Replaces Sioux Falls, 50-60 lb. (2/26/07)
(3) National FOB plant, replaces national daily carlot.
Livestock, meat, poultry and egg prices from USDA.

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