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DTN Livestock Stats at a Glance






St Joseph, MO Wed, Dec 12, 2018 USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

CATTLE CALVES HOGS SHEEP
Wednesday 12/12/2018 (est) 120,000 2,000 477,000 9,000
Week ago (est) 120,000 2,000 477,000 8,000
Year ago (act) 120,000 3,000 468,000 7,000
Week to date (est) 361,000 6,000 1,435,000 26,000
Same Period Last Week (est) 360,000 6,000 1,422,000 25,000
Same Period Last Year (act) 354,000 7,000 1,398,000 25,000
Previous Day Estimated Steer and Heifer Cow and Bull
Tuesday 96,000 26,000

INDEX
12/11 12/10 12/07 12/06 12/05 12/04 12/03
CATFAX FED 6 STATE 118.64 118.63 118.63 117.75 117.74 117.74 117.76
CATFAX FED 3 STATE 118.89 118.89 118.89 118.11 118.11 118.11 118.11
CME FEEDER 144.96 144.00 145.07 145.53 146.38 146.72
CME LEAN HOG *55.54 55.98 56.12 55.96 56.19 56.40 56.38
3 Area LEAN HOG 52.64 52.97 53.59 53.20 53.51 53.58 53.88
*DTN projected Lean Hog Index, is only an estimate that may vary one
or two cents from actual.

NOTES: 3 AREA LEAN: 3 area lean value base cost for 51-52% lean hogs
CATFAX FED 6 STATES: Iowa, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Texas, and Oklahoma
CATFAX FED 3 STATES: Kansas, Texas, and Oklahoma

PORK

Des Moines, IA Wed, Dec 12, 2018 USDA Market News

12/12 AM CARCASS CUTOUT - $ 73.22 CHANGE -0.11 TOTAL LD COUNT 222.71

12/11 PM CARCASS CUTOUT - $ 73.33 CHANGE +0.68 TOTAL LD COUNT 442.50

CARLOT PORK - OPEN 12/12 CARLOT PORK - CLOSE 12/11
LOADS - CUTS 197.76 TRIM 24.95 LOADS - CUTS 386.02 TRIM 56.48
LOINS 1/4" Trim VAC 75.85 LOINS 1/4" Trim VAC 76.07
LOINS BNLS CC Strap On 118.13 LOINS BNLS CC Strap On 126.94
HAMS - Trm Sel 17-20# No Test HAMS - Trm Sel 17-20# No Test
Trm Sel 20-23# 71.23 Trm Sel 20-23# 65.42
Trm Sel 23-27# 57.40 Trm Sel 23-27# 58.94
BELLIES Skn-on 10-12# 194.01 BELLIES Skn-on 10-12# 200.15
BOXED Skn-on 12-14# 191.68 BOXED Skn-on 12-14# 192.34

BEEF

Des Moines, IA Wed, Dec 12, 2018 USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY BOXED BEEF CUTOUT AND BOXED BEEF CUTS - Negotiated Sales -
Morning - USDA ESTIMATED BOXED BEEF CUT-OUT VALUES - as of 9:30am

Based on negotiated prices and volume of boxed beef cuts delivered within 0-21
days and on average industry cutting yields. Values reflect U.S. dollars per
100 pounds.

BEEF CUTOUTS - OPEN 12/12 BEEF CUTOUTS - CLOSE 12/11
CH 600-900# $211.63 -2.83 CH 600-900# $214.46 -0.96
SE 600-900# $201.70 +0.31 SE 600-900# $201.39 +0.45
LOADS 51.67 - Choice Cuts LOADS 99.05 - Choice Cuts
17.60 - Select Cuts 18.45 - Select Cuts
6.08 - Trimmings 6.05 - Trimmings
18.99 - Coarse Grinds 9.69 - Coarse Grinds

POULTRY

Weekly National Whole Broiler/Fryer Report
National Composite Wtd Avg for the Week Ending: 12/07 Week Ago Yr Ago
$ 86.57 $ 87.20 $ 85.90
Weekly National Whole Broiler/Fryer Report
National Composite Wtd Avg for the Month of: November - $ 86.91

12/06 - Weekly Egg Sets & Chicks Placed
Weekly Egg Sets for the week ending 12/01 - 231 million, down 1% from a
year ago.
Chick placement for the week ending 12/01 - 178 million, down Slghtly from
a year ago.

12/12 - Daily New York Eggs
Extra Large and Large egg prices are 1 cent higher, while Medium egg prices
remain unchanged. The undertone is steady to higher. Supplies are moderate.
Offerings are light. Demand is moderate to fairly good. Market activity is
moderate.

Extra Large 131-135
Large 129-133
Medium 98-102