National Daily Lamb Carcass
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St. Joseph, MO              Wed, September 11, 2019        USDA Market News

USDA ESTIMATED NATIONAL LAMB CARCASS CUTOUT
Based on 5-Day Rolling weighted average FOB plant prices collected under
Mandatory Price Reporting and industry yields.  Values reflect U.S.
dollars per 100 pounds.

      CUTS                         FOB PRICE    CHANGE   %CARCASS     LBS
      FORESADDLE
204   RACK, 8-RIB MEDIUM              866.59      -1.89    11.50%     7.48
209   BREAST **                       236.16       3.07     7.64%     4.97
207   SHOULDERS, SQ-CUT               328.50       7.07    24.00%    15.60
210   FORESHANK                       395.65       0.63     3.45%     2.24
      NECK **                         188.47      -6.92     2.33%     1.51
      HINDSADDLE
232   LOINS, TRIMMED 4X4              534.45      -5.79    11.07%     7.20
232E  FLANK UNTRIMMED **              140.17      10.91     3.20%     2.08
233A  LEG, TROTTER OFF                387.75      -0.13    31.28%    20.33
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      GROSS CARCASS VALUE:            399.52       1.25    94.47%    61.41

FORESADDLE VALUE                      438.64       3.22    48.92%    31.80
HINDSADDLE VALUE                      406.01      -0.73    45.55%    29.61


Carcass value less process/packaging per cwt cost of   $48.45
      NET CARCASS VALUE               351.07       1.25

* Shrink and trim of  3.59  lb's not reflected in cutout value
* Based on Actual Federally Inspected Slaughter Carcass Weight
  of 65.00 lbs. for W/E      08/24/2019 , unchanged from last week.
**Includes Fresh and Frozen Product


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Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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