Pork Checkoff Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline
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Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline  April 8, 2020                 Wednesday

PORK PRODUCT PRICES          CHANGE      AVERAGE
 Carcass, Prior Day          -6.47       $ 50.27             PRIOR DAY PURCHASED
 Loins, Prior Day           -12.98       $ 80.89             Price per cwt. Carcass
 Hams, Prior Day             -1.37       $ 33.85              Eastern Cornbelt     $   N/A
 Bellies, Prior Day          -5.25       $ 32.06              Western Cornbelt     $ 40.15
                                                              IA/MINN              $ 40.09
SOW PRICES per CWT Live                                       National Carcass     $ 40.62
 400-449#, Prior Day         +0.20       $ 37.45
 450-499#, Prior Day         -2.33       $ 41.21             Price per cwt. Live
 500-549#, Prior Day         -1.54       $ 45.67              Eastern Cornbelt     $   N/A
                                                              Western Cornbelt     $   N/A
LIVE HOG PRICES                          PRACTICAL TOP        IA/MINN              $   N/A
 Red Oak                       N/A       $   N/A              National Carcass     $ 33.90
 Dorchester                      S       $ 33.00
 Illinois                      N/A       $   N/A

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                    -1.28       $ 40.40

BOXED BEEF CUTOUT
 Choice 600-900#             -2.31       $224.47

FUTURES MARKETS
                 Month     CME Change     CME Price
       Hogs:    Apr 20          -1.00       $ 43.12
                May 20          -2.48       $ 45.90              Cattle:  Higher
                Jun 20          -1.20       $ 51.45

SLAUGHTER (000's)
                 Today    Last Week    % Chg Week Ago    Last Year    % Chg Year Ago
 Daily            478        476           +0.4             480            -0.4
 Week to Date    1437       1460           -1.6            1434            +0.2

IA/So Minn Avg          Last Week     Week Earlier     Year Ago
                          284.7          285.4          285.7

TOMORROW'S TREND - $1 Lower

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