Des Moines, IA Fri Jun 27, 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 chuck
cuts steady while rib and round cuts firm to higher. Select and Choice
loin cuts steady to weak. Beef trimmings lower on moderate demand and
moderate to heavy offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.97 at 245.98; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.19 at 237.75;
based on 55.77 loads of Choice cuts, 34.36 loads of Select cuts, 14.19
loads of trimmings, and 13.57 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 0.39 at 226.98; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.01
Current index reflects the equivalent of 65,009 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
212.09 dn 1.37.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.45 down 0.01.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 157.23 loads of pork cuts and 19.55 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 132.99 up 1.18.** Loin
1/4 inch VAC 152.36-184.00; 20-23 lbs trim selected ham 138.88-149.00;
23-27 lbs trim selected ham 136.00-147.00; 12-14 lbs skin on bellies
168.54-183.00; 14-16 lbs skin on Bellies 157.00-188.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
*** This report is late due to technical difficulties. It will be
released as soon as possible.***
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 117,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 397,000; Sheep: 8,000
Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
sam 515-284-4460 Desm.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830