Des Moines, IA Mon Jun 23, 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 round cuts higher. Choice rib and loin cuts steady while
Select higher. Beef trimmings higher on good demand and moderate to heavy offerings
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 1.88 at 242.77; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 3.98 at 237.35;
based on 48.74 loads of Choice cuts, 36.61 loads of Select cuts, 33.08
loads of trimmings, and 24.25 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 0.68 at 225.10; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 2.30
Current index reflects the equivalent of 134,933 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
203.98 up 0.28.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.48 down 0.08.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 167.95 loads of pork cuts and 16.98 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 129.76 up 2.28.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 151.00-175.00; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 130.00-132.50; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 131.18-135.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 122.47-138.00;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 172.00-219.15; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,196
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 27 444.37
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# 203 336.39
65-75# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
75-85# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
85-UP 512 283.44
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 115,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 379,000; 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