Des Moines, IA Fri Jun 13, 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 Choice and steady on Select on moderate demand
and light to moderate offerings. Select and Choice rib cuts firm to higher while
chuck, round and loin cuts firm on Choice and weak on Select. Beef trimmings
steady on light demand and offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.98 at 231.87; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.12 at 223.72;
based on 82.77 loads of Choice cuts, 37.05 loads of Select cuts, 3.26
loads of trimmings, and 49.62 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 1.96 at 218.87; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 1.53
Current index reflects the equivalent of 183,377 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
198.35 dn 0.01.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.43 down 0.27.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 220.02 loads of pork cuts and 20.83 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 121.68 dn -1.77.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 141.00-162.00; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 0.00-0.00; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 123.00-135.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 121.00-130.00;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 155.00-211.00; 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 1,730
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
65-75# 439 318.17
75-85# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
85-UP 501 285.43
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 113,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 299,000; Sheep: 5,000
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