Des Moines, IA Tue Jun 17, 2014 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 higher on moderate demand and light to moderate
offerings. Select and Choice chuck and loin cuts higher while rib and round
items firm. Beef trimmings lower on moderate demand and moderate to heavy
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 2.56 at 236.80; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 3.16 at 229.27;
based on 59.56 loads of Choice cuts, 50.08 loads of Select cuts, 30.69
loads of trimmings, and 28.45 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 1.24 at 222.36; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 1.54
Current index reflects the equivalent of 141,230 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
199.96 up 0.53.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.50 up 0.05.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 273.14 loads of pork cuts and 45.85 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 123.96 up 0.62.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 143.00-171.50; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 125.00-130.00; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 123.20-125.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 121.20-135.50;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 154.00-162.50; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies
154.00-162.50; 16-18 lbs skin on bellies 154.00-159.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,222
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 53 387.42
45-55# 18 370.50
55-65# 87 325.97
65-75# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
75-85# 354 298.03
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 117,000; Calves: 3,000; Hogs: 380,000; 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
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