Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Jun 07, 2013


Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $170 $180 $140 $150 Boning (80-85% lean) $74 $80
350-400 $155 $170 $135 $140 Boning (high-yielding) $80 $85
400-450 $150 $160 $126 $140 Lean $65 $75
450-500 $142 $150 $126 $140 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $75 $99
500-550 $135 $148 $118 $130 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $87 $100
550-600 $135 $148 $118 $130
600-650 $130 $140 $115 $125 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,200 $1,600
650-700 $130 $140 $115 $125 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $850 $1,200
700-750 $117 $130 $108 $115 Sm/Mdm Replacements $1,000 $1,300
750-800 $117 $130 $108 $115 Mdm/Lg Replacements $700 $1,000
Volume1 (head): vs Last Week vs Last Year
under 600 lbs 5.9% -8.7%
over 600 lbs -3.9% -0.8%
Slaughter Cows -7.4% -36.2%
Rep. Females -2.9% 7.7%
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*
Jun $120.03 -1.35
Jul $6.66 +0.04 $15.28 +0.18
Aug $119.28 -1.13 $143.73 -0.80 $14.56 +0.19
Sep $145.85 -0.72 $5.92 -0.06 $13.74 +0.27
Oct $122.68 -0.80 $147.60 -0.78 $13.30 +0.26
Nov $149.25 -0.30 $13.30 +0.26
Dec $125.05 -0.65 $5.59 -0.09
Jan $149.45 -0.28 $13.35 +0.25
Feb $126.48 -0.20
Mar $151.25 +1.32 $5.69 -0.08 $13.31 +0.24
Apr $128.13 -0.35 $152.50 +1.00
May $153.25 +0.00 $5.76 -0.07 $13.26 +0.12
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 $123.50 $141.50
OKC $129.39 $146.83
Kentucky $128.96 $145.61
Joplin, MO $133.62 $149.97
Tulia, TX NQ NQ

Price and Production Summary
This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price
   Live $123.40 $124.81 $122.79
   Dressed $195.80 $199.06 $195.58
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $134.65 Holiday $155.68
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer $162.04 Holiday $185.63
BBCV (weekly avg.)
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $204.21 $208.32 $197.10
   600-900 lb Select cutout $184.46 $189.14 $184.47
   Choice Rib Value $319.68 $321.01 $291.13
   Choice Chuck Value $153.28 $159.32 $155.02
Other Livestock Prices
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $94.38 $92.19 $89.57
   Pork Carcass Cutout $95.50 $94.54 $83.81
   Georgia Dock Broilers $105.30 $104.95 $93.75
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $226.00 $227.00 $166.00
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $55.00 $55.00 $55.00
Feed Prices ($/ton)
   Whole Cottonseed1 $325.00 $300.00 $240.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $325.00 $310.00 $275.00
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $560.00 $510.00 $535.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $200.00 $210.00 $150.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $500.40 $495.70 $410.10
   Wheat Midds1 $190.00 N/A $200.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $167.50 $170.00 $160.00
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 $235.00 $245.00 $205.00
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 $225.00 $242.50 $197.50
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $232.50 $228.50 $220.00
   Rice Bran5 $177.50 $182.50 $135.00
Meat Production (million lbs)
   Beef 502.5 462.0 509.7
   Pork 416.1 385.8 416.4
Slaughter (1,000 head)
   Cattle 644 594 655
   Hogs 2,018 1,867 2,004
   Broilers/Fryers 156,093 141,999 155,911
Avg. Dressed Weight
   Cattle 782 779 780
   Hogs 206 207 208
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) $ 459.50 NoReport $ 460.00 -0.1%
Ammonium Nitrate $ 510.00 NoReport $ 539.50 -5.5%
13-13-13 $ 504.50 NoReport $ 512.00 -1.5%
17-17-17 $ 599.00 NoReport $ 596.50 0.4%
DAP (18%N, 46%P) $ 652.50 NoReport $ 624.00 4.6%
Potash $ 615.00 NoReport $ 647.00 -4.9%
Lime $ 37.50 NoReport $ 37.50 0.0%
Farm Diesel $ 3.36 NoReport $ 3.42 -1.6%
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 $61.82 $102.56 $70.00 $97.06
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ 100 NQ NQ
Bahia
4×5 Roll NQ 100 NQ NQ
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $86.67 NQ NQ
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
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