Turkey: Daily National Turkey Market-at-a-Glance
DES MOINES, IA               Fri., Jul. 12, 2019          USDA Market News
TURKEY: Daily National Turkey Market-At-A-Glance.


The market on frozen 8-16 lb. hens and 16-24lb. toms is steady for current shipments 
and steady to firm for deferred with hens strongest.  Demand light to moderate.  
Processor offerings of frozen Grade A 8-16 lb. hens and 16-24 lb. toms light to 
moderate.  Frozen Grade A basted equivalent processor offering prices on a national 
basis for 8-16 lb. hens are 85.00-91.00 cents FOB and 16-24 lb. toms 84.00-91.00 
cents FOB for current deliveries.  Trading slow.  Frozen basted equivalent 16-24 lb. 
toms traded at 89 FOB current, 95 FOB September and 96 cents FOB October.  

The market on tom breast meat and destrapped tenderloins is mostly steady with frozen 
tom breast meat steady to weak.  The market on white trims is steady.  Demand and 
offerings light to moderate.  The market on institutional sized bone-in breasts is 
generally steady.  Demand and offerings light to moderate.  The tom bulk parts 
markets is steady to weak, mostly steady.  Demand light to moderate.  Offerings light 
to mostly moderate.  The thigh meat market is generally steady.  Demand light to 
moderate, mostly light.  Offerings light to moderate.  The mechanically separated 
turkey (MST) market is steady.  Demand and offerings light to moderate.  Trading 


Trading slow.  The market is steady to instances weak.  Demand and offerings light to 

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry, & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460 desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov

Prepared: 12-Jul-19 01:44 C GM