Des Moines, IA Wed Nov 13, 2013 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 steady to firm on light to moderate demand and light
offerings. Select and Choice rib and loin cuts firm while chuck and round items
steady to weak. Beef trimmings firm on light to moderate demand and light
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.75 at 203.01; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.05 at 188.49;
based on 69.13 loads of Choice cuts, 64.81 loads of Select cuts, 7.24
loads of trimmings, and 45.48 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 0.37 at 192.13; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.03
Current index reflects the equivalent of 139,546 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
155.77 dn 0.49.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW_LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
14.68 up 0.01.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM_PK602
Sales reported on 489.05 loads of pork cuts and 57 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 92.19 dn -3.05.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 101.50-134.95; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 97.65-98.00; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 92.00-108.20; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 82.00-113.00;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 116.00-153.00; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies
116.00-123.76; 16-18 lbs skin on bellies 116.00-123.76.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 478
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 45 378.60
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# 151 308.74
65-75# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
75-85# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ_ LS710
Cattle: 120,000; Calves: 3,000; Hogs: 425,000; Sheep: 8,000
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
USDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary