Beef in cold storage up 14% from last year

Total natural cheese stocks in refrigerated warehouses on April 30, 2020 were up 8 percent from the previous month and up 6 percent from April 30, 2019.

Butter stocks were up 19 percent from last month and up 27 percent from a year ago.

Total frozen poultry supplies on April 30, 2020 were up 3 percent from the previous month but down slightly from a year ago. Total stocks of chicken were up 1 percent from the previous month and up 6 percent from last year. Total pounds of turkey in freezers were up 8 percent from last month but down 12 percent from April 30, 2019.

Total frozen fruit stocks were down 3 percent from last month and down 9 percent from a year ago.

Total frozen vegetable stocks were down 6 percent from last month but up 1 percent from a year ago.

Total red meat supplies in freezers were down 1 percent from the previous month but up 5 percent from last year. Total pounds of beef in freezers were down 2 percent from the previous month but up 14 percent from last year. Frozen pork supplies were down slightly from the previous month and down 1 percent from last year. Stocks of pork bellies were up 3 percent from last month and up 32 percent from last year.


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