Pork Checkoff Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline
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Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline  October 22, 2014                 Wednesday

PORK PRODUCT PRICES          CHANGE      AVERAGE
 Carcass, Prior Day          -1.86       $101.33             PRIOR DAY PURCHASED
 Loins, Prior Day            -0.50       $110.42             Price per cwt. Carcass
 Hams, Prior Day             -7.64       $ 93.87              Eastern Cornbelt     $ 95.47
 Bellies, Prior Day          -1.58       $101.92              Western Cornbelt     $ 95.04
                                                              IA/MINN              $ 95.66
SOW PRICES                                                    National Carcass     $ 95.23
 400-449#, Prior Day         -0.28       $ 65.71
 450-499#, Prior Day         +0.63       $ 69.36             Price per cwt. Live
 500-549#, Prior Day         -0.29       $ 70.50              Eastern Cornbelt     $ 73.23
                                                              Western Cornbelt     $ 73.64
LIVE HOG PRICES                          PRACTICAL TOP        IA/MINN              $ 73.67
 Peoria                      -2.00       $ 69.00              National Carcass     $ 73.78
 Zumbrota                        S       $ 80.00
 Red Oak                       N/A       $ 67.00
 Missouri                    -0.75       $ 69.00

CARCASS PRICES wt'd avg base price       AVERAGE
 Eastern Cornbelt            -1.16       $ 94.31
 Western Cornbelt              N/A       $   N/A
 IA/MINN                       N/A       $   N/A
 National                    -1.82       $ 94.14

BOXED BEEF CUTOUT
 Choice 600-900#             +0.72       $250.76

FUTURES MARKETS
                 Month     CME Change     CME Price
       Hogs:    DEC 14          +1.30       $ 89.75
                FEB 15          +1.77       $ 87.85              Cattle:  HIGHER
                APR 15          +2.05       $ 89.30

SLAUGHTER (000's)
                 Today    Last Week    % Chg Week Ago    Last Year    % Chg Year Ago
 Daily            429        428           +0.2             425            +0.9
 Week to Date    1287       1283           +0.3            1288            -0.1

IA/So Minn Avg          Last Week     Week Earlier     Year Ago
                          284.90          284.50          277.10

TOMORROW'S TREND - $1.00-2.00 LOWER

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