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

  • AFBF President Zippy Duvall Praises President Trump for Historic Meeting With Farmers at White House  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:41:47 CDT
  • President Trump Signs Executive Order Promoting Agriculture and Hosts New Secretary of Ag Sonny Perdue and Fourteen Farmers at the White House  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:12:16 CDT
  • Oklahoma Grain Elevator Cash Bids as of 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, 2017  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:39:34 CDT
  • Tuesday Market Wrap-Up with Justin Lewis  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:35:29 CDT
  • Tuesday Afternoon Market Wrap-Up with Carson Horn  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:02:58 CDT
  • Tyson Foods Seeks to Buy Out AdvancePierre in Merger Agreement with $4.2 Billion on the Table  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:43:32 CDT
  • Meet Ashton Hawkins, Your Central District Star in Production Agriculture of the Lindsay FFA Chapter  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:55:51 CDT
  • USMEF Gives New Secretary of Ag Sonny Perdue Its Stamp of Approval as an Advocate for Trade  Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:47:01 CDT

  • More Headlines...

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Livestock Exchange Oklahoma Ag Credit Oklahoma Farm Bureau National Livestock Credit P&K Equipment Oklahoma City Farm Show Stillwater Milling American Farmers & Ranchers KIS FUTURES, INC. Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association

    Search OklahomaFarmReport.com


       
       
    © 2008-2017 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup

    WebReady powered by WireReady® NSI