BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

5/27/2015 2:30 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Wed May 27, 2015 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 moderate demand and offerings. Select
and Choice rib and loin cuts steady to weak. Choice chuck and round cuts steady
while Select firm to higher. Beef trimmings lower on moderate demand and moderate
to heavy offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.04 at 261.11; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.68 at 249.88;
based on 86.27 loads of Choice cuts, 42.18 loads of Select cuts, 19.42
loads of trimmings, and 30.37 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 0.07 at 243.42; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.40
at 231.53.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 123,875 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
232.48 up 0.13.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
13.58 down 0.08.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 416.41 loads of pork cuts and 25.56 loads of
trim/process pork.
*Calculations for a 205 lb Pork Carcass 53-54 percent lean 0.65" -0.80"
back fat at last rib.* Pork Carcass Cutout 87.28 up 0.61.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 106.00-152.00; 20-23 lbs trim selected ham 68.63-72.00; 23-27 lbs trim
selected ham 66.63-80.50; 12-14 lbs skin on bellies 87.00-87.28; 14-16 lbs
skin on bellies 87.00-94.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,034
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 35 441.91
45-55# 27 391.89
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 474 285.15
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 117,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 431,000; 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
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW—LS851.txt
www.ams.usda.gov/LPSMarketNewsPage
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