Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/8/18

Livestock and meat ($)

August 8

August 1

6 mos. ago

Year ago

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

205.68

204.72

209.43

201.66

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

114.00

112.00

126.00

115.00

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

165.50A

161.00A

159.25A

162.375A

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

59.45

66.03

72.67

80.97

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

20.51

23.41

88.61

45.71

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

14.98

16.65

71.62

19.04

Choice beef, cutout, cwt.

206.06

203.80

208.53

200.63

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

76.82

75.55

72.10

84.07

Hog corn ratio

14.77

17.69

21.69

23.16

Steer corn ratio

33.93

33.33

37.84

33.24

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago

81.19a

94.06a

85.62a

86.08a

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

79.00Aa

79.00Aa

79.50Aa

96.00Aa

Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago

79.00Aa

79.00Aa

79.50Aa

96.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago

96.50

96.50

170.50

85.50

N/A: 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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