Total red meat supplies in freezers were down 4 percent from the previous month but up 14 percent from last year. Total pounds of beef in freezers were down 4 percent from the previous month but up 11 percent from last year. Frozen pork supplies were down 4 percent from the previous month but up 16 percent from last year. Stocks of pork bellies were down 13 percent from last month but up 14 percent from last year.

Total frozen poultry supplies on May 31, 2012 were up 10 percent from the previous month but down 5 percent from a year ago. Total stocks of chicken were up 8 percent from the previous month but down 15 percent from last year. Total pounds of turkey in freezers were up 14 percent from last month and up 12 percent from May 31, 2011.