Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Jun 14, 2013


Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $160 $180 $140 $150 Boning (80-85% lean) $72 $80
350-400 $150 $160 $135 $140 Boning (high-yielding) $80 $85
400-450 $140 $160 $128 $140 Lean $65 $72
450-500 $135 $140 $128 $140 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $76 $85
500-550 $129 $140 $120 $135 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $90 $110
550-600 $129 $140 $120 $135
600-650 $125 $140 $112 $125 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,100 $1,400
650-700 $125 $140 $112 $125 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $850 $1,100
700-750 $117 $132 $105 $114 Sm/Mdm Replacements $850 $1,250
750-800 $117 $132 $105 $114 Mdm/Lg Replacements $700 $1,000
Volume1 (head): vs Last Week vs Last Year
under 600 lbs -1.3% -11.1%
over 600 lbs -0.5% 15.2%
Slaughter Cows -5.9% -37.7%
Rep. Females -15.1% -6.7%
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 $119.10 -0.93
Jul $6.55 -0.11 $15.17 -0.12
Aug $118.33 -0.95 $143.75 +0.03 $14.34 -0.22
Sep $146.15 +0.30 $5.72 -0.20 $13.43 -0.32
Oct $121.98 -0.70 $148.00 +0.40 $12.98 -0.32
Nov $149.70 +0.45 $12.98 -0.32
Dec $124.60 -0.45 $5.33 -0.26
Jan $150.00 +0.55 $13.04 -0.32
Feb $125.58 -0.90
Mar $152.30 +1.05 $5.44 -0.25 $13.04 -0.27
Apr $127.00 -1.13 $151.85 -0.65
May $153.25 +0.00 $5.51 -0.25 $13.05 -0.21
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 $124.50 $134.50
OKC $131.97 NQ
Kentucky $134.21 $140.04
Joplin, MO $132.99 $147.83
Tulia, TX NQ $149.50

Price and Production Summary
This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price
   Live $124.21 $123.40 $119.48
   Dressed $194.31 $195.80 $191.32
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $135.51 $134.65 $155.11
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer $161.67 $162.04 $184.00
BBCV (weekly avg.)
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $201.62 $204.21 $197.82
   600-900 lb Select cutout $184.01 $184.46 $182.20
   Choice Rib Value $319.79 $319.68 $298.74
   Choice Chuck Value $152.92 $153.28 $154.08
Other Livestock Prices
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $101.38 $94.38 $94.21
   Pork Carcass Cutout $100.76 $95.50 $88.26
   Georgia Dock Broilers $105.23 $105.30 $93.61
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $222.00 $226.00 $161.00
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $54.50 $55.00 $54.00
Feed Prices ($/ton)
   Whole Cottonseed1 $320.00 $325.00 $250.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $330.00 $325.00 $290.00
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $560.00 $560.00 $565.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $200.00 $200.00 $150.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $502.30 $500.40 $442.00
   Wheat Midds1 $185.00 $190.00 $185.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $162.50 $167.50 $160.00
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 $235.00 $235.00 $205.00
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 $217.50 $225.00 $197.50
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $236.00 $232.50 $220.00
   Rice Bran5 $177.50 $177.50 $135.00
Meat Production (million lbs)
   Beef 504.4 502.5 510.3
   Pork 401.7 416.1 405.7
Slaughter (1,000 head)
   Cattle 644 644 653
   Hogs 1,949 2,018 1,957
   Broilers/Fryers 158,135 156,093 155,366
Avg. Dressed Weight
   Cattle 785 782 783
   Hogs 206 206 207
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 $ 459.50 $ 460.00 -0.1%
Ammonium Nitrate $ 510.00 $ 510.00 $ 539.50 -5.5%
13-13-13 $ 504.50 $ 504.50 $ 512.00 -1.5%
17-17-17 $ 599.00 $ 599.00 $ 596.50 0.4%
DAP (18%N, 46%P) $ 652.50 $ 652.50 $ 624.00 4.6%
Potash $ 615.00 $ 615.00 $ 647.00 -4.9%
Lime $ 37.50 $ 37.50 $ 37.50 0.0%
Farm Diesel $ 3.41 $ 3.36 $ 3.38 0.9%
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 $80.00 $96.12 $61.82 $102.56
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ 100 NQ $100.00
Bahia
4×5 Roll NQ 100 NQ 100
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ NQ NQ 86.67
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL
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