Turkey: Daily National Young Turkey Parts (Fri)
NW_PY029                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Tue. Sep 25, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily National Young Turkey Parts                                               
                                                                                

INCLUDING BULK MEAT and FROZEN (UNLESS SPECIFIED),                              
CENTS PER LB., DELIVERED FIRST RECEIVERS, PART AND FULL TRUCKLOTS               
AS OF 25 SEPTEMBER 2018.                                                        
                                                                                
The market on bulk parts was steady. Demand and offerings light to              
moderate. The market on tom breast meat and the balance of white meat items     
is steady, instances firm. Demand and offerings light to  moderate. The         
market on fresh thigh meat is steady and frozen is barely steady to weak.       
The market on mechanically separated turkey (MST) is steady. Demand and         
offerings light to moderate. Trading slow . For domestic: frozen frozen         
tails 65-66 cents and frozen grade A breast non basted 120 cents delivered.     
For export: frozen tom breast meat 200 cents and tom necks 37 cents             
delivered to port or Border.                                                    
                                                                                

DOMESTIC TRADING                         PRICE    L.S.T.  WTD AVG   VOLUME      
                                         RANGE    CODE 1/   PRICE   (000)       
                                                                                
BREASTS, 4-8 LBS GRADE A 2/                          R     105.00       80      
BREASTS, 4-8 LBS GRADE A--FRESH 2/                   R     171.86       14      
BREASTS, 4-8 LBS PLANT GRADE 2/                                                 
DRUMSTICKS, TOM                             72.00           72.00        4      
DRUMSTICKS, TOM--FRESH                               M      69.00       12      
DRUMSTICKS, HEN                                      M      64.20       20      
WINGS, FULL-CUT, TOM                                 M      49.73      330      
WINGS, FULL-CUT, HEN                                 M      55.00       16      
WINGS, V-TYPE, TOM                    60.00-63.00           61.33      240      
WINGS, V-TYPE, HEN                                                              
NECKS, TOM                            36.00-40.00           38.00       82      
NECKS, HEN                                           M      40.00        4      
BREASTS, B/S, TOM 3/                       200.00          200.00       20      
BREASTS, B/S, TOM--FRESH 3/         209.00-210.00          209.80      100      
THIGH MEAT                                 119.00          119.00       22      
THIGH MEAT--FRESH                                    M     130.00      120      
BREAST TRIM MEAT                                     W      98.00      100      
SCAPULA MEAT                                         R     123.00        2      
WING MEAT WITH SKIN                                  M      75.33      120      
TENDERLOINS                                                                     
DESTRAPPED TENDERS                                                              
DESTRAPPED TENDERS--FRESH                            F     179.00       80      
MECHANICALLY SEPARATED 4/                            T      25.00       20      
MECHANICALLY SEPARATED--FRESH 4/      25.00-26.00           25.60      200      

EXPORT TRADING                                                                  
                                                                                
DRUMSTICKS, TOMS                            72.00           72.00       40      
WINGS FULL-CUT - TOMS                                M      52.33      180      
WINGS, V-TYPE, TOM                                                              
TAILS                                                M      68.00       12      
MECHANICALLY SEPARATED 4/                            T      23.00       40      
THIGH MEAT - FROZEN                                                             

1/ CODES FOR LAST SIGNIFICANT TRADE (L.S.T.):                                   
   M=MONDAY  T=TUESDAY  W=WEDNESDAY  R=THURSDAY  F=FRIDAY                       
2/ Breasts are bagged; rib, back, and wing meat included; and basted.           
3/ Boneless and skinless without tenderloins.  4/ 15-20% fat with skin added.   
                                                                                

Source:   USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News                        
          Des Moines, IA    515-284-4460  email: DESM.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov        
          http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY029.txt                        
                                                                                
Prepared: 25-Sep-18 12:56 PM E CW