By-Product Drop Value (Steers)
NW_LS441
Des Moines, IA     Mon, Jun 19, 2017     USDA Market News

USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE (STEER) FOB CENTRAL U.S.
The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter steer(1)
for today was estimated at 11.60 per cwt live, unchanged
when compared to Friday's value.
FOB CENTRAL U.S.
TODAY'S CALCULATIONS FOR BY-PRODUCT VALUE (STEER)
                              Lbs  Price  Change    Value
                                          Prv/Dy
Steer hide, butt brand/Pc    4.69   66.00    -       4.71
Tallow, edible (2)           1.20   33.75    -       0.41
Tallow, packer bleachable    4.50   32.25    -       1.45
Tongues,Swiss #1 0-3%,exp    0.24  550.00    -       1.32
Cheek meat, trmd             0.32  200.00    -       0.64
Head meat                    0.13   90.00    -       0.12
Oxtail, selected             0.24  310.00    -       0.74
Hearts, reg, bone out        0.38   65.25    -       0.25
Lips, unscalded              0.13  189.00    -       0.25
Livers, slcted, export       0.96   22.00    -       0.21
Tripe, scalded edible        0.65   73.00    -       0.47
Tripe, honeycomb bleached    0.15  178.00    -       0.27
Lungs, inedible              0.47    5.63    -       0.03
Melts                        0.14    6.75    -       0.01
Meat & bone ml 50% blk/ton   3.70  242.50    -       0.45
Blood meal 85% blk/ton pnh   0.60  885.00    -       0.27
                Totals:     18.50                   11.60
           Dressed equivalent basis (63% dress):    18.41
(1) Typical slaughter steer weighs 1,400 pounds
(2) May include Technical Animal Fat as both meet the same AFOA specifications







Source:  USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
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