Pork Checkoff Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline
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Data from Pork Checkoff Marketline  January 28, 2015                 Wednesday

PORK PRODUCT PRICES          CHANGE      AVERAGE
 Carcass, Prior Day          -1.44       $ 81.30             PRIOR DAY PURCHASED
 Loins, Prior Day            +1.64       $ 90.22             Price per cwt. Carcass
 Hams, Prior Day             -4.05       $ 66.17              Eastern Cornbelt     $ 66.87
 Bellies, Prior Day          -4.05       $103.20              Western Cornbelt     $ 67.66
                                                              IA/MINN              $ 67.76
SOW PRICES                                                    National Carcass     $ 67.22
 400-449#, Prior Day         +1.01       $ 41.81
 450-499#, Prior Day         -0.87       $ 45.32             Price per cwt. Live
 500-549#, Prior Day         -0.99       $ 47.14              Eastern Cornbelt     $ 52.52
                                                              Western Cornbelt     $ 52.63
LIVE HOG PRICES                          PRACTICAL TOP        IA/MINN              $ 52.34
 Peoria                          S       $ 44.00              National Carcass     $ 52.57
 Zumbrota                        S       $ 46.00
 Red Oak                         S       $ 44.00
 Missouri                    -0.75       $ 47.50

CARCASS PRICES wt'd avg base price       AVERAGE
 Eastern Cornbelt              N/A       $ 66.44
 Western Cornbelt              N/A       $ 66.85
 IA/MINN                       N/A       $ 67.67
 National                      N/A       $ 66.59

BOXED BEEF CUTOUT
 Choice 600-900#             -1.67       $248.03

FUTURES MARKETS
                 Month     CME Change     CME Price
       Hogs:    FEB 15          +2.10       $ 71.52
                APR 15          +2.90       $ 74.95              Cattle:  Mixed
                MAY 15          +3.00       $ 80.92

SLAUGHTER (000's)
                 Today    Last Week    % Chg Week Ago    Last Year    % Chg Year Ago
 Daily            433        431           +0.5             374           +15.8
 Week to Date    1285       1261           +1.9            1186            +8.3

IA/So Minn Avg          Last Week     Week Earlier     Year Ago
                          286.10          287.10          282.90

TOMORROW'S TREND - Steady to Weak

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