Turkey: Daily National Turkey Market-at-a-Glance
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DES MOINES, IA               Wed. Dec. 06, 2017          USDA Market News
                               
TURKEY: Daily National Turkey Market-At-A-Glance.

DOMESTIC MARKET HIGHLIGHTS

The market on frozen 8-16 lb. hens and 16-24 lb. toms is steady to weak.  Demand 
light to instances moderate. Processor offerings of frozen Grade A 8-16 lb. hens  
light to moderate and 16-24 lb. toms moderate to moderately heavy.  Frozen Grade
A basted equivalent processor offering prices on a national basis for 8-16 lb. 
hens are 75.00-84.00 cents FOB and 16-24 lb. toms 75.00-84.00 cents FOB for 
current deliveries.  No trading reported.  

The market on bulk parts was steady, with tom two joint wings steady to firm, 
frozen tom drums and tom full-cut wings steady to weak. Demand and offerings 
light to moderate. The market on tom breast meat and tenderloins is steady. 
Demand and offerings light to moderate. The white trim market is steady. Demand 
and offerings light to moderate. The market on thigh meat is steady to firm. 
Demand and offerings light to moderate. The mechanically separated turkey
(MST) market is steady. Demand and offerings light to moderate. Trading slow.


EXPORT MARKET HIGHLIGHTS

Trading slow.  The market is steady with thigh meat steady to firm. Demand 
and offerings light to moderate.  

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry, & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain 

Prepared: 6-Dec-17 01:00 C CW