Turkey: Daily National Turkey Market-at-a-Glance
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DES MOINES, IA               Wed., Oct. 10, 2018          USDA Market News
                               
TURKEY: Daily National Turkey Market-At-A-Glance.

DOMESTIC MARKET HIGHLIGHTS

The market on frozen 2018 8-16 lb. and 16-24 lb. toms is steady to firm. Frozen 
demand light to moderate. Fresh demand light to moderate for November shipments.  
Processor offerings of frozen Grade A 10-14 lb. hens light while 14-16 lb. sizes
are light to moderate. Frozen 16-24 lb. tom offerings from 2018 production light
to moderate. Offerings of 2017 production light. Frozen Grade A basted equivalent
processor offering prices on a national basis from 2018 production for 8-16 lb. 
hens are 78.00-89.00 cents FOB and 16-24 lb. toms 78.00-85.00 cents FOB for 
current deliveries. Trading slow. No current trading reported. 

The market on bulk parts was steady. Demand and offerings light to moderate. The 
market on white meats and white trims is steady. Demand and offerings are light
to moderate. The market on fresh thigh meat is steady, frozen is steady to weak.
Demand and offerings light to moderate. Mechanically separated turkey market
(MST) is steady. Demand and offerings light to moderate. Trading slow.  


EXPORT MARKET HIGHLIGHTS

Trading slow. 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: 10-Oct-18 01:00 C CW