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BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

4/18/2014 2:15 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Fri Apr 18, 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 steady to firm on moderate demand and light
to moderate offerings. Select and Choice rib and loin cuts steady while
chuck and round cuts steady to weak. Beef trimmings higher on moderate
demand and light offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 0.47 at 226.35; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.20 at 215.23;
based on 65.57 loads of Choice cuts, 56.35 loads of Select cuts, 4.90
loads of trimmings, and 19.91 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 0.52 at 215.93; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.86
at 205.33.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 168,992 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at 197.12 up
2.48.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
16.08 up 0.07.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 191.41 loads of pork cuts and 26.51 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 121.34 up 1.26.** Loin
1/4 inch VAC 141.78-178.04; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 105.00-122.00;
20-23 lbs trim selected ham 105.00-115.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham
96.00-104.56; 14-16 lbs skin on bellies 178.50-200.00; 16-18 lbs skin on
bellies 170.50-172.00.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,828
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
45-55# 68 386.19
55-65# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
65-75# 375 321.88
75-85# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
85-UP 610 291.07
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 100,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 385,000; Sheep: 7,000
Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
sam 515-284-4460 Desm.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
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