Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm Programming Radio Oklahoma Network  |  7401 N. Kelley Ave. Oklahoma City, OK 73111  |  (405) 841-3675  |  Fax: (405) 841-3674

advertisements
   
   
   
   
    
   
   
     
   
   

Agricultural News


A Nice Increase in Choice Boxed Beef Prices and Finished Cattle Prices Were Steady Last Week - Audio with Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Office, Amarillo, Texas

Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:07:30 CDT

A Nice Increase in Choice Boxed Beef Prices and Finished Cattle Prices Were Steady Last Week - Audio with Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Office, Amarillo, Texas


   
In this week's beef report, according to Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Office in Amarillo, Texas, said we saw the choice cut market end the week April 20, 2012 at $188.01 cwt, a ten dollar increase from the previous Friday. That price was supported by a fifty percent increase in the trimmings. However, the spot volume was down.
As far as the finished cattle trade last week, the trend was generally steady with the previous week. Business in the Southern Plains was mostly $121 to $122 cwt mark.

The average live weight of the cattle harvest from the Texas Panhandle was 1,227 pounds, up 3 pounds from the previous week.


You can hear Czerwien’s complete weekly report by clicking on the listening bar below.






   

Ed Czerwien, USDA Market News Office in Amarillo, Texas
right-click to download mp3

 

WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

 


Top Agricultural News

  • OSU Names Ochsner and Wilson to Prestigious Professorship  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:21:20 CDT
  • Cordell FFA In The Hunt For 2014 Star Farmer  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:10:45 CDT
  • US Cattle On Feed Report Uneventful, Oklahoma Inventory Down 14% Over Last Year   Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:49:25 CDT
  • Afternoon Futures Markets Wrap Up, Friday, October 24, 2014  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:34:58 CDT
  • Friday Closing Market Wrap Up with Tom Leffler  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:30:56 CDT
  • Oklahoma Grain Elevator Cash Bids, Friday, October 24, 2014  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:27:13 CDT
  • Vilsack Announces Funding to Strengthen Rural Businesses and Cooperatives  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:49:31 CDT
  • Cover Crops Beneficial to Soil  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:41:17 CDT

  • More Headlines...

          

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Wireless Pioneer Tulsa Farm Show Croplan Genetics P&K Equipment American Farmers & Ranchers KIS FUTURES, INC. Stillwater Milling Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association Oklahoma Farm Bureau Big Iron

       
       
    © 2008-2014 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup

    WebReady powered by WireReady® NSI