Pork Checkoff Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline
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Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline  April 15, 2014                 Tuesday

PORK PRODUCT PRICES          CHANGE      AVERAGE
 Carcass, Prior Day          -2.97       $122.75             PRIOR DAY PURCHASED
 Loins, Prior Day            -5.12       $121.24             Price per cwt. Carcass
 Hams, Prior Day             +1.53       $ 98.88              Eastern Cornbelt     $117.36
 Bellies, Prior Day          -8.84       $188.75              Western Cornbelt     $118.55
                                                              IA/MINN              $118.92
SOW PRICES                                                    National Carcass     $117.91
 400-449#, Prior Day         +1.52       $ 96.44
 450-499#, Prior Day         +2.66       $100.92             Price per cwt. Live
 500-549#, Prior Day         +1.16       $102.73              Eastern Cornbelt     $ 92.56
                                                              Western Cornbelt     $ 91.12
LIVE HOG PRICES                          PRACTICAL TOP        IA/MINN              $ 91.50
 Peoria                      -1.00       $ 84.00              National Carcass     $ 92.30
 Zumbrota                    +2.00       $ 85.00
 Red Oak                         S       $ 85.00
 Missouri                    -2.25       $ 85.25

CARCASS PRICES wt'd avg base price       AVERAGE
 Eastern Cornbelt              N/A       $   N/A
 Western Cornbelt              N/A       $   N/A
 IA/MINN                       N/A       $   N/A
 National                    -1.43       $116.00

BOXED BEEF CUTOUT
 Choice 600-900#             +0.69       $223.47

FUTURES MARKETS
                 Month     CME Change     CME Price
       Hogs:    MAY 14          -0.17       $121.50
                JUN 14          -0.12       $122.52              Cattle:  LOWER
                JUL 14          +0.47       $119.97

SLAUGHTER (000's)
                 Today    Last Week    % Chg Week Ago    Last Year    % Chg Year Ago
 Daily            415        416           -0.2             422            -1.7
 Week to Date     792        520           -3.4             834            -5.0

IA/So Minn Avg          Last Week     Week Earlier     Year Ago
                            N/A            N/A            N/A

TOMORROW'S TREND - $0.50 LOWER

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