Direct Slaughter Cow and Bull Report - Plant Delivered Bids
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St Joseph, MO    Fri Oct 12, 2018    USDA Market News Service

DAILY COW AND BULL BIDS - PLANT DELIVERED - DRESSED BASIS

NATIONAL:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 100.00-137.00  Average Bid:  118.50
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   66.00-119.00   92.50   84.00-124.00 104.00  90.00-134.00 112.00
400-500 lbs      62.00-119.00   90.50   62.00-124.00  93.00  85.00-134.00 109.50
350-400 lbs      37.00-119.00   78.00   60.00-124.00  92.00  69.00-129.00  99.00
Under 350 lbs                                                46.00-119.00  82.50
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             116.00-165.00          140.50
Under 600                  100.00-135.00          117.50


CENTRAL:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 103.00-137.00  Average Bid:  120.00
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   69.00-119.00   94.00   84.00-124.00 104.00  90.00-134.00 112.00
400-500 lbs      65.00-119.00   92.00   74.00-124.00  99.00  85.00-134.00 109.50
350-400 lbs      50.00-119.00   84.50   60.00-124.00  92.00  69.00-129.00  99.00
Under 350 lbs                                                49.00-119.00  84.00
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             116.00-165.00          140.50
Under 600                  100.00-135.00          117.50


EAST COAST:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 100.00-108.00  Average Bid:  104.00
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   66.00-83.00    74.50   84.00-92.00   88.00  92.00-100.00  96.00
400-500 lbs      62.00-82.00    72.00   62.00-88.00   75.00  86.00-100.00  93.00
350-400 lbs      37.00-71.00    54.00   62.00-85.00   73.50  86.00-92.00   89.00
Under 350 lbs                                                46.00-85.00   65.50
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             120.00-142.00          131.00
Under 600                  105.00-122.00          113.50


WEST COAST:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 112.00-115.00  Average Bid:  113.50
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   90.00-100.00   95.00   90.00-107.00  98.50 103.00-115.00 109.00
400-500 lbs      70.00-95.00    82.50   70.00-102.00  86.00  90.00-102.00  96.00
350-400 lbs      60.00-80.00    70.00   60.00-87.00   73.50  80.00-87.00   83.50
Under 350 lbs                                                50.00-70.00   60.00
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             120.00-120.00          120.00
Under 600                  110.00-110.00          110.00


NATIONAL - All states
CENTRAL - AR,CO,IA,IL,IN,KS,KY,LA,MI,MO,MN,MT,ND,NE,NM,OH,OK,SD,TN,TX,WI
EAST COAST - AL,CT,DC,DE,FL,GA,MA,MD,ME,MS,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,SC,VA,VT,WV
WEST COAST - AK,AZ,CA,HI,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA,WY

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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