Des Moines, IA Fri Jul 05, 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 weak to lower on light demand and offerings. Select and
Choice rib and round cuts steady to weak while chuck and loin cuts weak to lower.
Beef trimmings weak on light to moderate demand and moderate offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
dn 1.39 at 196.34; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.74 at 187.73;
based on 80.90 loads of Choice cuts, 40.43 loads of Select cuts, 16.14
loads of trimmings, and 23.24 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 dn 0.93 at 180.79; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.60
Current index reflects the equivalent of 155,064 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM_XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
159.26 up 0.55.
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 281.63 loads of pork cuts and 19.6 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 105.98 dn -0.13.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 129.50-151.35; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 87.00-92.27; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 87.00-99.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 92.00-101.25;
12-14 lbs skin on bellies 170.00-186.73.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
55-65# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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: 2,000; Calves: 0; Hogs: 2,000; Sheep: 0
Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
L Clark 515-284-4460 Desm.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
USDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary
- Ag markets proved rather volatile Wednesday morning
- For Canadian farmers, South Korea deal a chance to catch up
- Pork industry launches three-prong strategy to combat PEDv
- Beans and hogs reversed recent gains Tuesday night
- Cyclone Connection: Biosecurity is more important than ever
- Getting a grasp on meat labels