BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

1/27/2015 1:45 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Tue Jan 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 sharply lower on light demand and moderate offerings.
Select and Choice rib, chuck, round, and loin cuts lower. Beef trimmings sharply
lower on light demand and moderate offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
dn 3.71 at 247.70; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 4.53 at 240.26;
based on 95.35 loads of Choice cuts, 45.03 loads of Select cuts, 15.18
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 dn 1.92 at 236.17; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 2.33
at 227.91.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 114,617 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
237.33 dn 1.19.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.20 down 0.06.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 371.12 loads of pork cuts and 51.85 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 81.61 dn -2.86.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 95.00-130.00; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 86.50-88.46; 20-23
lbs trim selected ham 71.75-88.60; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 63.90-81.29;
14-16 lbs skin on bellies 103.00-112.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,352
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# 185 345.11
65-75# 618 338.00
75-85# 365 326.69
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 111,000; Calves: 1,000; Hogs: 417,000; 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
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