Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week of Jul 06, 2012


Mississippi Markets were not reported due to the July 4th holiday.

Futures Prices
Month Live Cattle Change* Feeder Cattle Change* Corn Change* Soybeans Change*
Jul         $7.54 +0.79 $16.16 +1.00
Aug $119.30 -1.10 $146.70 -4.75     $15.78 +1.01
Sep     $150.00 -4.40 $6.96 +0.69 $14.18 +0.01
Oct $123.50 -1.00 $152.60 -3.63        
Nov     $151.15 -5.92     $15.14 +0.87
Dec $127.40 +0.00     $6.94 +0.61    
Jan     $155.30 -2.45     $14.28 +0.00
Feb $130.20 +0.75            
Mar     $156.35 -2.00 $6.43 +0.00 $13.63 +0.00
Apr $132.70 +0.70 $158.90 +0.00        
May     $159.00 +0.00 $6.47 +0.00 $13.33 -0.01
Jun $129.35 +1.15            
Source: Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Chicago Board of Trade.
*Change from last Friday’s close.

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Feeder Calf Markets (price for M&L #1-2 steers)
  750-800 lbs 500-550 lbs
Mississippi No Sales No Sales
OKC $146.35 $150.40
Lexington, KY $137.75 $152.00
Joplin, MO $139.98 $148.17
Tulia, TX No Sale No Sale

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Price and Production Summary
  This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price      
   Live $ 117.05 $ 116.49 $ 114.52
   Dressed $ 187.67 $ 184.15 $ 182.46
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices      
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $ 150.50 $ 146.71 Holiday
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer NQ $ 174.10 Holiday
BBCV (weekly avg.)      
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $ 193.52 $ 196.58 $ 179.36
   600-900 lb Select cutout $ 176.38 $ 179.80 $ 173.97
   Choice Rib Value $ 296.56 $ 298.07 $ 259.34
   Choice Chuck Value $ 144.29 $ 146.85 $ 145.92
Other Livestock Prices      
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $ 97.90 $ 97.88 $ 92.51
   Pork Carcass Cutout $ 92.32 $ 98.38 $ 96.58
   Georgia Dock Broilers $ 94.18 $ 94.34 $ 86.95
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $ 159.50 $ 158.50 $ 142.50
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $ 52.00 $ 52.50 $ 47.00
Feed Prices ($/ton)      
   Whole Cottonseed1 $ 268.00 $ 260.00 $ 358.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $ 322.50 $ 315.00 $ 307.50
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $ 600.00 $ 600.00 $ 570.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $ 190.00 $ 170.00 $ 185.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $ 460.70 $ 450.80 $ 366.00
   Wheat Midds1 $ 190.00 $ 185.00 N/Q
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $ 162.50 $ 162.50 $ 172.50
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 $ 222.50 $ 205.00 N/Q
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 $ 205.00 $ 197.50 N/Q
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $ 242.50 $ 222.50 $ 204.00
   Rice Bran5 $ 145.00 $ 142.50 $ 137.50
Meat Production (million lbs)  
   Beef 448.7 512.5 446.2
   Pork 361.2 411.9 352.4
Slaughter (1,000 head)  
   Cattle 571 653 582
   Hogs 1,760 1,999 1,730
   Broilers/Fryers 146,268 157,815 149,317
Avg. Dressed Weight  
   Cattle 787 786 769
   Hogs 205 206 204
Source: USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
1-Memphis; 2-St. Louis; 3-Alabama; 4-E. Corn Belt; 5-Arkansas

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Southeastern Fertilizer and Farm Diesel Prices
  This Week Last Week Last Year Y-o-Y

% Change

Liquid N (28% spread) $ 460.00 $ 460.00 $ 425.00 8.2%
Ammonium Nitrate $ 539.50 $ 539.50 $ 467.50 15.4%
13-13-13 $ 512.00 $ 512.00 $ 480.00 6.7%
17-17-17 $ 596.50 $ 596.50 $ 572.50 4.2%
DAP (18%N, 46%P) $ 624.00 $ 624.00 $ 700.00 -10.9%
Potash $ 647.00 $ 647.00 $ 595.00 8.7%
Lime $ 37.50 $ 37.50 $ 37.50 0.0%
Farm Diesel $ 3.28 $ 3.22 $ 3.40 -3.4%
Source:  USDA- AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
Fertilizer prices are $/ton, Diesel prices are $/gal for <1,000 gallons

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Southeastern Hay Market Report
  This Week Last Week
  Good Premium Good Premium
Bermuda        
4×5 Roll $86.11 $106.59 $87.54 $100.68
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $100.00 NQ $100.00
Bahia        
4×5 Roll NQ $100.00 NQ $100.00
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $80.00 NQ NQ
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL

 

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