Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Jul 12, 2013


 

Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $170 $180 $140 $152 Boning (80-85% lean) $75 $80
350-400 $165 $170 $140 $152 Boning (high-yielding) $80 $92
400-450 $145 $165 $130 $142 Lean $69 $78
450-500 $145 $165 $130 $142 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $85 $97
500-550 $135 $155 $125 $135 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $90 $105
550-600 $135 $155 $125 $135  
600-650 $127 $140 $117 $130 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,200 $1,600
650-700 $127 $140 $117 $130 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $800 $1,200
700-750 $120 $135 $115 $123 Sm/Mdm Replacements $850 $1,250
750-800 $120 $135 $105 $115 Mdm/Lg Replacements $700 $1,000
Volume1 (head): vs Last Week vs Last Year  
under 600 lbs 20.4% 9.1%
over 600 lbs 12.2% 41.0%
Slaughter Cows 13.7% -11.0%
Rep. Females -14.4% -12.7%
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*
Jul                
Aug $121.85 -0.10 $150.13 -1.68     $14.29 -0.03
Sep     $152.73 -1.45 $5.46 +0.20 $12.98 +0.22
Oct $126.08 -0.17 $154.45 -1.33        
Nov     $155.73 -1.05     $12.57 +0.29
Dec $128.33 +0.22     $5.09 +0.18    
Jan     $156.95 -0.78     $12.62 +0.28
Feb $129.58 +0.63            
Mar     $157.90 +0.00 $5.22 +0.18 $12.60 +0.25
Apr $130.70 +0.55 $159.00 +0.60        
May     $159.20 +1.35 $5.29 +0.18 $12.56 +0.20
Jun $126.55 +0.95            
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 $145.00
OKC $141.29 $158.67
Kentucky $139.14 $145.66
Joplin, MO $140.56 $157.55
Tulia, TX $145.83 $169.00

Price and Production Summary
  This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price      
   Live $121.24 $119.58 $114.68
   Dressed $191.73 $192.59 $182.16
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices      
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer $148.10 $145.05 $142.57
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer $172.40 $166.31 $157.00
BBCV (weekly avg.)      
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $193.30 $196.95 $187.33
   600-900 lb Select cutout $185.08 $187.15 $173.81
   Choice Rib Value $304.64 $315.85 $278.67
   Choice Chuck Value $157.63 $158.91 $141.93
Other Livestock Prices      
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $97.20 $100.11 $92.59
   Pork Carcass Cutout $103.16 $107.47 $89.61
   Georgia Dock Broilers $105.99 $105.66 $94.39
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $213.00 $214.50 $158.50
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $54.00 $54.50 $51.00
Feed Prices ($/ton)      
   Whole Cottonseed1 $330.00 $325.00 $285.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $340.00 $340.00 $330.00
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 $590.00 $590.00 $600.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $180.00 $175.00 $210.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $573.60 $551.35 $501.00
   Wheat Midds1 $190.00 $180.00 $195.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $170.00 $170.00 $172.50
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 $235.00 $235.00 $232.50
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 $210.00 $210.00 $207.50
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $242.50 $242.50 $259.50
   Rice Bran5 $187.50 $177.50 $145.00
Meat Production (million lbs)  
   Beef 506.9 441.7 505.9
   Pork 416.8 366.8 400.1
Slaughter (1,000 head)  
   Cattle 640 559 641
   Hogs 2,038 1,790 1,959
   Broilers/Fryers 156,406 138,815 157,299
Avg. Dressed Weight  
   Cattle 794 792 791
   Hogs 205 205 204
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 $ 3.39 $ 3.39 $ 3.28 3.4%
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 NQ $96.63 No Report No Report
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ 100 No Report No Report
Bahia        
4×5 Roll NQ 100 No Report No Report
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ $86.67 No Report No Report
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL

 

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