Des Moines, IA Mon Nov 04, 2013 USDA Market News
USDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous Day
Prices in dollars per hundredweight
NATIONAL BOXED BEEF CUTOUT LM_XB403
Boxed beef cutout values firm to higher on light to moderate demand and light
offerings. Select and Choice chuck, round and loin cuts steady to firm while
rib items firm to higher. Beef trimmings mostly steady on light to moderate
demand and offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.96 at 205.56; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.29 at 189.43;
based on 61.74 loads of Choice cuts, 36.01 loads of Select cuts, 6.50
loads of trimmings, and 17.83 loads of coarse ground trimmings.
CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE NW_LS410
Estimated carcass price equivalent value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs
carcasses up 0.22 at 194.99; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.26
Current index reflects the equivalent of 105,626 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
156.65 up 0.96.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
14.29 up 0.01.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 259.64 loads of pork cuts and 59.39 loads of
*Calculations for a 205 lb Pork Carcass 53-54 percent lean 0.65" -0.80"
back fat at last rib.* Pork Carcass Cutout 94.92 up 0.87.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 105.00-133.44; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 95.50-106.00; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 92.00-103.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 86.37-107.00;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 124.00-170.50; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies
0.00-0.00; 16-18 lbs skin on bellies 0.00-0.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,460
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 63 363.14
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# 234 289.43
65-75# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
75-85# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 115,000; Calves: 3,000; Hogs: 434,000; Sheep: 10,000
Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
lmc 515-284-4460 Desm.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
USDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary