BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

8/3/2015 2:30 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Mon Aug 03, 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 firm on Choice and weak on Select on moderate demand
and light to moderate offerings. Select and Choice rib cuts firm to higher,
chuck and round items weak on Select while firm on Choice, loin cuts weak to
lower. Beef trimmings steady on a light test.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.74 at 233.99; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.46 at 228.83;
based on 67.42 loads of Choice cuts, 21.35 loads of Select cuts, 5.94
loads of trimmings, and 33.28 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 1.47 at 220.44; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.70
at 215.39.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 119,552 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
222.81 up 1.15.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
12.05 up 0.03.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 263.19 loads of pork cuts and 44.72 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 87.94 up 0.46.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 106.00-125.00; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 65.00-66.12; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 64.00-72.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 62.55-74.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,721
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality
45-55# 74 369.28
55-65# 309 338.22
65-75# 626 324.31
75-85# 471 309.92
85-UP 202 291.32
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 107,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 373,000; 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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