Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Jan 11, 2013


Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $200 $210 $165 $180 Boning (80-85% lean) $73 $80
350-400 $180 $200 $165 $180 Boning (high-yielding) $80 $87
400-450 $175 $190 $150 $165 Lean $67 $75
450-500 $165 $175 $140 $150 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $76 $88
500-550 $145 $160 $140 $150 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $85 $100
550-600 $145 $160 $135 $140
600-650 $150 $157 $125 $136 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,100 $1,500
650-700 $135 $150 $125 $136 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $900 $1,300
700-750 $125 $138 N/Q N/Q Sm/Mdm Replacements $100 $1,400
750-800 $125 $138 N/Q N/Q Mdm/Lg Replacements $750 $1,050

Futures Prices
Month Live Cattle Change* Feeder Cattle Change* Corn Change* Soybeans Change*
Jan $149.88 -3.29 $14.25 +0.36
Feb $130.60 -2.35
Mar $151.45 -4.87 $7.09 +0.29 $13.73 +0.06
Apr $134.55 -2.22 $153.38 -4.50
May $155.15 -4.40 $7.07 +0.26 $13.64 +0.05
Jun $129.70 -2.22
Jul $6.99 +0.24 $13.58 +0.02
Aug $129.78 -1.97 $160.18 -3.60 $13.33 -0.04
Sep $161.13 -3.03 $6.02 +0.07 $12.95 -0.10
Oct $133.50 -1.50 $161.60 -2.90
Nov $161.80 -3.10 $12.66 -0.11
Dec $135.50 -0.80 $5.77 +0.05
Source: CME Group
Note: Cattle prices in $/cwt; Corn & Soybean prices in $/bu
*Change from last Friday’s close.

Feeder Calf Markets (price for M&L #1-2 steers)
750-800 lbs 500-550 lbs
Mississippi $131.50 $152.50
OKC $145.88 $166.46
Kentucky $141.79 $157.92
Joplin, MO $145.10 $160.06
Tulia, TX NQ $167.50

Price and Production Summary
  This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price      
   Live $126.37 $126.31 $123.66
   Dressed $201.10 NQ $198.00
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices      
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $151.31 No Sale $148.82
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer $179.27 No Sale $180.89
BBCV (weekly avg.)      
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $193.81 $194.32 $187.92
   600-900 lb Select cutout $183.38 $182.29 $178.00
   Choice Rib Value $269.50 $267.78 $259.37
   Choice Chuck Value $166.57 $165.86 $163.00
Other Livestock Prices      
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $82.54 $81.34 $83.07
   Pork Carcass Cutout $83.42 $81.95 $83.92
   Georgia Dock Broilers $98.71 $98.31 $90.01
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $167.50 $164.00 $152.50
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $53.00 $54.00 $53.50
Feed Prices ($/ton)      
   Whole Cottonseed1 $278.00 $388.00 $265.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $330.00 $345.00 $217.50
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $620.00 $650.00 $445.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $200.00 $200.00 $205.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $444.90 $454.40 $330.50
   Wheat Midds1 $250.00 $250.00 $199.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $207.50 $207.50 $147.50
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 $260.00 No Report $215.00
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 $232.50 No Report $210.00
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $259.50 $262.50 $197.50
   Rice Bran5 $215.00 N/A $220.00
Meat Production (million lbs)  
   Beef 499.1 413.6 506.2
   Pork 471.5 406.8 459.1
Slaughter (1,000 head)  
   Cattle 624 519 653
   Hogs 2,284 1,969 2,212
   Broilers/Fryers 152,066 123,502 154,989
Avg. Dressed Weight  
   Cattle 802 799 777
   Hogs 207 207 208
Source: USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
1-Memphis; 2-St. Louis; 3-Alabama; 4-E. Corn Belt; 5-Arkansas

Southeastern Fertilizer and Farm Diesel Prices
This Week Last Week Last Year Y-o-Y% Change
Liquid N (28% spread) $ 450.00 $ 435.00 3.4%
Ammonium Nitrate $ 552.00 $ 465.00 18.7%
13-13-13 $ 512.50 $ 515.00 -0.5%
17-17-17 $ 624.50 $ 615.00 1.5%
DAP (18%N, 46%P) $ 642.50 $ 742.50 -13.5%
Potash $ 652.50 $ 650.00 0.4%
Lime $ 37.50 $ 37.50 0.0%
Farm Diesel $ 3.50 $ 3.46 1.0%
Source:  USDA- AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
Fertilizer prices are $/ton, Diesel prices are $/gal for <1,000 gallons

Southeastern Hay Market Report
This Week Last Week
Good Premium Good Premium
Bermuda
4×5 Roll $71.19 $104.24
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $86.67
Bahia
4×5 Roll NQ $100.00
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $86.67
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
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