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AP-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot

4/17/2014 2:30 PM
By Associated Press

NW—LS851
Des Moines, IA Thu Apr 17, 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 demand and light to
moderate offerings. Select and Choice round cuts steady while rib, chuck
and loin items firm. Beef trimmings higher on moderate to fairly good
demand and light to moderate offerings.
Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
up 2.13 at 225.88; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.96 at 215.43;
based on 84.68 loads of Choice cuts, 47.38 loads of Select cuts, 17.66
loads of trimmings, and 34.80 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 0.86 at 216.45; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 0.28
at 206.19.
Current index reflects the equivalent of 129,818 head of cattle.
NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT LM—XB405
The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
194.64 dn 1.12.
BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE NW—LS441
Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
16.01 up 0.01.
NATIONAL CARLOT PORK LM—PK602
Sales reported on 250.98 loads of pork cuts and 32.24 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 120.08 dn -1.08.** Loin
1/4 inch VAC 133.64-178.04; 17-20 lbs trim selected ham 105.00-122.00;
20-23 lbs trim selected ham 98.66-128.00; 23-27 lbs trim selected ham
96.00-113.25; 12-14 lbs skin on bellies 189.91-205.30.
CARLOT LAMB CARCASS LM—XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4 Head 1,116
Weight Head Wt Avg
45-DN *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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# *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
85-UP *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER SJ— LS710
Cattle: 110,000; Calves: 2,000; Hogs: 417,000; Sheep: 8,000
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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