AP-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

4/29/2014 1:45 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Tue Apr 29, 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 Choice and lower on Select on light to moderate
demand and offerings. Select and Choice chuck cuts weak while rib, round and loin
items higher on Choice while weak to lower on Select. Beef trimmings mostly steady
on light to moderate demand and offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 1.19 at 234.36; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 1.15 at 220.42;
based on 47.24 loads of Choice cuts, 40.33 loads of Select cuts, 5.83
loads of trimmings, and 32.69 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 0.62 at 219.11; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 0.55
at 206.49.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 99,506 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
193.70 dn 1.49.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
15.87 down 0.03.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 313.39 loads of pork cuts and 41.32 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 115.07 dn -3.34.** Loin 1/4 inch
VAC 135.00-169.00; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 103.00-116.78; 20-23 lbs trim
selected ham 102.00-114.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham 98.33-105.35.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,298
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN 16 477.88
45-55# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
55-65# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
65-75# *Price not reported due to confidentiality
75-85# 581 302.50
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 120,000; Calves: 3,000; Hogs: 415,000; 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
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW—LS851.txt
www.ams.usda.gov/LPSMarketNewsPage
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