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Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/30/17

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Livestock and meat ($) August 30 August 23 6 mos. ago Year ago
Steers, Choice, carcass, 550-700 lb., cwt., Omaha 191.50 193.09 206.98 196.49
Steers, Choice, 1,050-1,200 lb., cwt. southern Plains 106.50A 110.00 124.50A 110.00
Feeder steers, 600-700 lb., cwt., Oklahoma City 158.00A 154.75A 145.25A 143.50A
Lean hogs, carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.(1) 69.21 75.89 70.66 63.53
Feeder pigs, 40 lb. national direct delivered(2) 38.50 39.92 74.78 29.71
SEW pigs, 10 lb., national direct delivered (per head) 22.06 19.11 52.38 19.52
Choice beef, cutout, cwt. 191.91 191.75 208.93 195.74
Pork loin, 185 lb. 51-52% lean, cutout, cwt.(3) 82.18 83.32 78.93 82.74
Hog corn ratio 18.57 20.40 20.32 20.15
Steer corn ratio 30.93 30.92 36.94 36.79
Poultry and eggs (cents)
Chickens, Grade A, fresh lb. Chicago 83.55a 85.22a 80.73a 77.60a
Hen turkeys, Grade A, frozen, lb., Chicago 97.50Aa 94.00Aa 101.50Aa 120.00Aa
Young tom turkeys, Grade A. frozen lb. Chicago 97.50Aa 94.75Aa 101.50Aa 129.00Aa
Eggs, Grade A, large, doz., Chicago 77.50 74.50 50.50 75.50

N/A: not available.         A: average.

(1) Replaces live hogs; live hogs are 0.755 of quote.
(2) Replaces Sioux Falls, 50-60 lb. (2/26/07)
(3) National FOB plant, replaces national daily carlot.
Livestock, meat, poultry and egg prices from USDA.

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