Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 10/3/18

Livestock and meat ($)

October 3

Sept. 26

6 mos. ago

Year ago

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

205.08

206.16

NA

197.22

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

111.00

111.00

NA

108.00

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

164.75A

159.13A

NA

154.00A

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

67.27

64.90

55.00

57.00

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

37.01

35.25

73.42

40.72

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

35.92

33.37

40.75

24.70

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

 203.86

204.71

215.09

197.25

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

 80.15

84.11

67.57

74.99

Hog corn ratio

 19.78

18.61

12.91

16.10

Steer corn ratio

 34.69

33.23

33.05

33.18

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

72.44a

74.80a

103.32a

81.26a

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

83.50Aa

83.50Aa

78.50Aa

97.00Aa

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

81.50Aa

79.50Aa

78.50Aa

94.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

97.50

92.50

265.50

129.50

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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