Livestock Price and Production Tables: Week Ending Sept 06, 2013


 

Mississippi Auction Markets
Weight Steers Heifers Slaughter Cows, Bulls, and Replacements
300-350 $200 $225 $160 $175 Boning (80-85% lean) $75 $80
350-400 $185 $200 $160 $175 Boning (high-yielding) $80 $90
400-450 $170 $185 $140 $160 Lean $65 $77
450-500 $160 $170 $140 $160 Bulls, YG 1-2, <1,500 lbs $83 $96
500-550 $157 $170 $137 $150 Bulls, YG 1-2, >1,500 lbs $95 $107
550-600 $157 $170 $137 $150  
600-650 $137 $160 $127 $143 Sm/Mdm Cow-Calf Pairs $1,400 $1,800
650-700 $137 $160 $127 $143 Mdm/Lg Cow-Calf Pairs $850 $1,350
700-750 $130 $139 $117 $130 Sm/Mdm Replacements $1,000 $1,400
750-800 $130 $139 $117 $130 Mdm/Lg Replacements $750 $1,150
Volume1 (head): vs Last Week vs Last Year  
under 600 lbs 4.1% 56.3%
over 600 lbs 1.8% 49.6%
Slaughter Cows 1.3% 28.4%
Rep. Females 4.3% 70.2%
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*
Sep     $156.38 -0.55 $4.92 -0.04 $14.37 +0.13
Oct $125.70 -1.15 $157.93 -0.77        
Nov     $158.48 -0.83     $13.68 +0.11
Dec $129.05 -1.42     $4.68 -0.14    
Jan     $158.00 -0.45     $13.65 +0.11
Feb $131.00 -0.75            
Mar     $157.28 -0.42 $4.81 -0.14 $13.43 +0.09
Apr $132.43 -0.32 $157.45 -0.65        
May     $157.88 -0.63 $4.90 -0.13 $13.11 -0.01
Jun $127.03 -0.07            
Jul         $4.96 -0.13 $13.04 -0.04
Aug $125.80 -0.17 $159.50       $12.80 -0.11
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 $134.50 $163.50
OKC No Sale No Sale
Kentucky $141.88 $159.18
Joplin, MO $145.95 $165.92
Tulia, TX NQ $160.00

Price and Production Summary
  This Week Last Week Last Year
5-Area Fed Steer Price      
   Live $122.42 $123.52 $121.80
   Dressed $194.22 $196.01 $189.48
OKC Feeder Cattle Prices      
   7.5-8 wt M&L #1 steer No Sale $151.81 $139.05
   5-5.5 wt M&L #1 steer No Sale $182.41 $157.33
BBCV (weekly avg.)      
   600-900 lb Choice cutout $195.94 $195.91 $190.97
   600-900 lb Select cutout $181.79 $184.01 $181.52
   Choice Rib Value $309.58 $308.83 $294.68
   Choice Chuck Value $164.85 $165.61 $159.14
Other Livestock Prices      
   Barrows and Gilts (base price) $88.52 $86.84 $66.63
   Pork Carcass Cutout $95.30 $97.52 $80.07
   Georgia Dock Broilers $105.78 $105.86 $95.33
   Georgia Dock B/S Breasts $204.00 $208.50 $174.00
   Georgia Dock Leg Quarters $53.50 $53.50 $52.00
Feed Prices ($/ton)      
   Whole Cottonseed1 $305.00 $305.00 $305.00
   Cottonseed Meal1 $365.00 $357.50 $420.00
   Corn Gluten Meal (60%)1 N/A $590.00 $740.00
   Soybean Hulls1 $150.00 $150.00 $275.00
   Soybean Meal (48%)1 $530.70 $518.60 $585.10
   Wheat Midds1 $160.00 $160.00 $280.00
   Corn Gluten Feed2 $159.50 $159.50 $265.00
   Corn Gluten Pellets (21%)3 No Report $217.50 $287.50
   Soybean Hull Pellets3 No Report $192.50 $315.00
   Distillers’ Dried Grains4 $232.50 $237.50 $302.50
   Rice Bran5 $182.50 $185.00 $200.00
Meat Production (million lbs)  
   Beef 454.2 500.0 436.5
   Pork 400.1 448.7 414.6
Slaughter (1,000 head)  
   Cattle 569 627 551
   Hogs 1,970 2,210 2,062
   Broilers/Fryers 143,099 162,986 143,131
Avg. Dressed Weight  
   Cattle 800 799 794
   Hogs 203 203 201
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 NQ $91.35 NQ $90.99
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ 100 NQ $100.00
Bahia        
4×5 Roll NQ 90 NQ 90
5×5 or 5×6 Roll NQ NQ NQ NQ
Prices are $/ton
Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag, Market News, Montgomery, AL

 

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