Des Moines, IA Tue Jul 01, 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 firm to higher on moderate demand and light to moderate
offerings. Select and Choice rib and round cuts steady to weak while chuck and
loin cuts firm. Beef trimmings weak on moderate demand and moderate to heavy
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.85 at 248.13; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.59 at 239.50;
based on 48.44 loads of Choice cuts, 34.56 loads of Select cuts, 21.77
loads of trimmings, and 27.37 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 0.44 at 231.38; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.30
Current index reflects the equivalent of 134,462 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
216.54 up 5.83.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 301.83 loads of pork cuts and 43.18 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 130.64 dn -2.89.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 149.00-183.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 138.18-146.50;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 173.50-183.00; 16-18 lbs skin on bellies 170.00-189.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,455
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
55-65# 116 331.66
65-75# 298 314.85
75-85# 587 299.98
85-UP 423 284.99
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 115,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 411,000; Sheep: 9,000
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