Meat Price Spreads
This data set provides monthly average price values, and the differences among those values, at the farm, wholesale, and retail stages of the production and marketing chain for selected cuts of beef, pork, and broilers. In addition, retail prices are provided for beef and pork cuts, turkey, whole chickens, eggs, and dairy products. Price spreads are reported for last 6 years, 12 quarters, and 24 months. The retail price file provides monthly estimates for the last 6 months. The historical file provides data since 1970.
Errata: On January 19, Table 3 in the file “Retail prices for beef, pork, poultry cuts, eggs, and dairy products” was reposted to correct the December 2016 estimates for “Milk, fresh, whole, fortified-gal.,” “Cheddar cheese, natural,” and “Ice cream, pre-packaged.” All of the other data in the file are the same as originally posted on January 18, 2017.
|Choice beef values and spreads and the all-fresh retail value||1/18/2017||2/15/2017|
|Pork values and spreads||1/18/2017||2/15/2017|
|Retail prices for beef, pork, poultry cuts, eggs, and dairy products||1/19/2017||2/15/2017|
|Summary of retail prices and price spreads||1/18/2017||2/15/2017|
|Historical monthly price spread data for beef, pork, broilers||2/29/2016||2/20/2017|