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4/22/2014 2:15 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Tue Apr 22, 2014 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 higher on moderate to fairly good demand and light
offerings. Select and Choice rib and round cuts steady to firm while chuck and
loin cuts firm to higher. Beef trimmings lower on light demand and light to
moderate offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 2.15 at 231.21; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 1.55 at 219.62;
based on 51.07 loads of Choice cuts, 45.12 loads of Select cuts, 5.21
loads of trimmings, and 16.41 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 1.02 at 217.73; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.71
at 206.36.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 120,545 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
195.76 dn 0.68.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.92 down 0.02.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 296.23 loads of pork cuts and 27.58 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 117.09 dn -2.33.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 133.37-172.88; 20-23 lbs trim selected ham 97.15-116.50; 23-27 lbs trim
selected ham 97.00-113.25; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies 171.79-192.00; 16-18 lbs
skin on bellies 174.84-177.09.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,330
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 30 433.97
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
65-75# 208 316.62
75-85# 611 304.17
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 116,000; Calves: 3,000; Hogs: 411,000; Sheep: 9,000
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
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