NW_LS442
Des Moines, IA     Fri, Oct 24, 2014     USDA Market News
USDA TALLOW, PROTEIN, AND HIDE REPORT - FOB CENTRAL U.S.
Dollars/hundredweight (unless otherwise stated)  as of 3:00 PM.
TALLOW, GREASE, AND LARD               Lds    Price Range         Wtd Avg
INEDBL, TALW/GRSE FOB CENTRAL
   Choice white grse (truck)            8.0    23.50 -   26.00      24.44
       Yellow grease (truck)                                   unq
  Yellow grease  ECB (truck)                                   unq
EDBLE LARD, FOB PLANT (truck)
    Loose lard, PS and/or CP                                   unq
INEDBL, TALW/GRSE CAF CHICAGO
     Packer bleachable <.15%            5.0              28.00      28.00
   Renderer bleachable <.15%
         Choice white grease
INEDBL TALLOW/GRSE,  CAF GULF
    Packer bleachable tallow
  Renderer bleachable tallow
         Choice white grease
               Yellow Grease
EDBLE TALW & LARD-CAF CHICAGO
           Edible tallow (1)
    Loose lard, PS and/or CP
EDBLE TALLOW,        CAF GULF
           Edible tallow (1)                             32.50      32.50 B
-----------------------------
PROTEIN FEED SUPPLEMENTS
 MEAT & BONEMEAL, 50% pro/ton
  Ruminant Central,  Domestic          40.0   345.00 -  355.00     350.00
  Ruminant Panhandle,Domestic           3.0             342.00     342.00
 PORK Meat/Bnmeal,50% pro/ton
                      Central          64.0   360.00 -  395.00     383.05
                          ECB                           365.00     365.00 B
 DRT            (lo)/unit pro
 DRT     (lo)/unit pro, pnhdl                             6.30       6.30 C
 DRT            (hi)/unit pro
 BLOOD MEAL,      85% pro/ton
                      Central                          1560.00    1560.00 E
                    Panhandle           2.0            1365.00    1365.00
               CAF California
 PORK BLOOD MEAL, 85% pro/ton
                      Central           1.0            1375.00    1375.00
                          ECB                          1390.00    1390.00 A

MAJOR PACKER HIDES, CURED & FLESHED ------------------------------------------
                                       Lds       Price/Piece
HVY NATIVE STR    60-62#
                  61-63#                                       unq
                  62-64#
                  64-66#                                114.00  A
                  74#Min
                  80-82#
NATIVE STEER      46-48#
COL BRAND STR     62-64#                6.0             104.00
                  64-66#
                  65-67#
                  70-72#
BUTT BRAND STR    62-64#                6.0             113.00
                  64-66#                                113.50  D
                  65-67#                                112.00  E
                  66-68#                                114.50  E
                  80#Min
NATIVE HEIFER     46-48#
HVY NATIVE HFR    47#Min
                  48-50#
                  50-52#
                  52-55#
BRANDED HFRS      47-50#
                  48#Min
                  47-49#
BRAND HFR SW      48-50#
                  50-52#
BRND COW SW       48-50#
                  50-54#
BRANDED COW       48-50#                                 67.00  E
                  50-54#
NATIVE COW        48-50#
                  60-62#
DAIRY COW         48-50#
                  50#Min                3.0              87.00
DAIRY COW SW      48-50#
                  50-54#
NATV BULL Con    96-100#
                 100-10#
BRND BULL SWCon  90-100#
                 100-10#
HVY TEX STEER     60-62#
                  62-64#
                  64#Min                                110.00  A
                  64-66#                9.0             109.50
                  70#Min                6.0             117.00
                  80#Min                6.0             118.00
HVY TEX STR/HFR   48-50#
                  60-64#
BRANDED STEER     62-64#
                  64#Min                                       unq
                  64-66#                9.0             109.50
                  78#Min                9.0             116.00

(1) May include Technical Animal Fat as both meet the same AFOA specifications.

ABCDE after quotes represents days since last actual market
test.  Quotes are dropped after 5 days of no test or before
if they no longer reflect current market conditions.

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
         Mike Schrader  515-284-4460  Desm.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
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