Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary
NW_LS851
Des Moines, IA     Mon Jun 19, 2017     USDA Market News

USDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous Day
Prices in dollars per hundredweight

NATIONAL BOXED BEEF CUTOUT  LM_XB403
   Boxed beef cutout values weak on Choice and higher on Select on light 
to moderate demand and offerings. Choice round and loin cuts steady to 
weak while Select weak to lower. Choice rib cuts weak while Select firm. 
Select and Choice chuck cuts steady to firm. Beef trimmings slightly 
lower on light demand and moderate offerings.

   Estimated composite cutout value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses
dn 0.38 at 249.46; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses up 1.56 at 221.36;
based on 46.89 loads of Choice cuts, 22.39 loads of Select cuts, 13.28
loads of trimmings, and 11.03 loads of coarse ground trimmings.

CARCASS PRICE EQUIVALENT INDEX VALUE  NW_LS410
   Estimated carcass price equivalent value of Choice 1-3 600-900 lbs
carcasses dn 2.98 at 218.40; Select 1-3 600-900 lbs carcasses dn 2.86
at 189.97.
   Current index reflects the equivalent of 116,068 head of cattle.

NATIONAL 5 DAY-ROLLING CUTTER COW CUTOUT  LM_XB405
   The Cutter cow carcass gross cutout value was estimated at
180.30 up 0.13.

BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE  NW_LS441
   Hide and offal from a typical slaughter steer was estimated at
11.60 unchanged.

NATIONAL CARLOT PORK  LM_PK602
   Sales reported on 209.59 loads of pork cuts and 17.62 loads of
trim/process pork.
   *Calculations for a 205 lb Pork Carcass 53-54 percent lean 0.65" -
0.80" back fat at last rib.* Pork Carcass Cutout 96.57 up 0.94.**  Loin 
1/4 inch VAC 110.00-125.00; 20-23 lbs trim selected ham 69.02-72.00; 23-
27 lbs trim selected ham 69.02-70.00; 12-14 lbs skin on bellies 159.00-
178.75.

CARLOT LAMB CARCASS  LM_XL501
DAILY CHOICE AND PRIME, YG 1-4             Head  533
Weight             Head                   Wt Avg
45-DN           *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
45-55#          *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
55-65#          *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
65-75#          *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
75-85#          *Price not reported due to confidentiality*
85-UP           *Price not reported due to confidentiality*

ESTIMATED DAILY LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER  SJ_ LS710
   Cattle:  117,000; Calves:  2,000; Hogs:  430,000; Sheep:   7,000

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460  Desm.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
         24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS851.txt
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