Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Jan 25, 2013


Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $190 $205 $160 $177 Boning (80-85% lean) $70 $78
350-400 $185 $190 $160 $177 Boning (high-yielding) $78 $84
400-450 $175 $185 $150 $165 Lean $60 $70
450-500 $165 $175 $150 $165 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $75 $85
500-550 $160 $170 $135 $150 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $85 $97
550-600 $150 $160 $135 $150
600-650 $135 $150 $130 $140 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,000 $1,500
650-700 $135 $150 $120 $130 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $850 $1,200
700-750 $117 $138 $125 $135 Sm/Mdm Replacements $900 $1,300
750-800 $117 $138 $125 $135 Mdm/Lg Replacements $800 $1,200
Volume1 (head): vs Last Week vs Last Year
under 600 lbs -47.7%
over 600 lbs -57.6%
Slaughter Cows -59.3%
Rep. Females
Note: Steer and heifer prices are for medium and large frame, numbers 1-2.
1- Four Week Rolling Average
Source: USDA Agricultural Marketing Service

Futures Prices
Month Live Cattle Change* Feeder Cattle Change* Corn Change* Soybeans Change*
Jan $144.70 +0.80
Feb $126.30 +1.35
Mar $147.95 +1.60 $7.21 -0.07 $14.41 +0.12
Apr $130.75 +0.93 $151.15 +2.30
May $154.33 +3.20 $7.22 -0.08 $14.26 +0.09
Jun $126.53 +0.28
Jul $7.13 -0.09 $14.18 +0.08
Aug $127.25 +0.72 $159.58 +2.52 $13.91 +0.06
Sep $161.48 +3.17 $6.07 -0.06 $13.43 +0.07
Oct $131.53 +0.70 $162.33 +3.13
Nov $163.30 +3.60 $13.03 +0.11
Dec $133.28 +0.60 $5.84 -0.06
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 $127.50 $165.00
OKC $140.58 $171.00
Kentucky $135.23 $149.67
Joplin, MO $140.30 $161.29
Tulia, TX $143.00 NQ

Price and Production Summary
This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price
   Live $122.53 $124.20 $123.00
   Dressed $197.93 $197.76 N/Q
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $144.39 $145.90 $148.14
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer $179.49 $178.94 $176.33
BBCV (weekly avg.)
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $188.96 $192.68 $184.26
   600-900 lb Select cutout $182.71 $184.57 $179.01
   Choice Rib Value $273.17 $270.37 $252.03
   Choice Chuck Value $163.50 $165.39 $159.64
Other Livestock Prices
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $85.55 $84.19 $87.83
   Pork Carcass Cutout $84.68 $83.79 $84.14
   Georgia Dock Broilers $99.52 $99.21 $90.45
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $166.00 $166.00 $150.50
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $53.50 $53.50 $53.50
Feed Prices ($/ton)
   Whole Cottonseed1 $278.00 $280.00 $245.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $330.00 $330.00 $212.50
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $590.00 $590.00 $445.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $205.00 $205.00 $190.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $450.40 $452.50 $329.00
   Wheat Midds1 $240.00 $240.00 $170.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $210.00 $210.00 $155.00
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 No Report $260.00 $210.00
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 No Report $232.50 $207.50
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $265.00 $262.50 $192.00
   Rice Bran5 $220.00 $215.00 $220.00
Meat Production (million lbs)
   Beef 500.1 492.9 473.6
   Pork 448.0 459.8 453.0
Slaughter (1,000 head)
   Cattle 625 615 608
   Hogs 2,159 2,222 2,167
   Broilers/Fryers 148,415 155,147 154,311
Avg. Dressed Weight
   Cattle 802 803 781
   Hogs 208 207 209
Source: USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
1-Memphis; 2-St. Louis; 3-Alabama; 4-E. Corn Belt; 5-Arkansas

Southeastern Hay Market Report
This Week Last Week
Good Premium Good Premium
Bermuda
4×5 Roll $62.31 $106.05 $68.68 $97.90
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $100.00 NQ $100.00
Bahia
4×5 Roll NQ $100.00 NQ NQ
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $86.67 NQ $86.67
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
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