National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - Summary
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St. Joseph, MO    Fri Oct 12, 2018    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
For Primarily Thursday, 10/11/2018

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day   Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago    Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   48,948    193,384      46,885      195,898      48,376      193,651
Live:       6,747     25,294       8,912       31,308       6,937       22,397
Total:     55,695    218,678      55,797      227,206      55,313      216,048

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    2,921     13,932       3,231       15,691       2,543       14,476
Live:           0          0           0            0           0          154
Total:      2,921     13,932       3,231       15,691       2,543       14,630


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice  18,604     63.6     617-1,062   960   167.67-204.96      178.25
65 - 80% Choice   5,932     64.4     734-1,052   920   168.56-180.19      175.56
35 - 65% Choice   3,337     64.0     724-1,050   867   168.79-180.76      175.14
 0 - 35% Choice     261     65.3     779-918     845   171.34-172.41      171.84
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   6,436     64.3     745-976     846   172.34-199.96      180.33
65 - 80% Choice   6,045     64.3     719-965     817   172.34-179.54      177.02
35 - 65% Choice     684     64.6     732-895     797   175.62-179.07      176.23
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   2,392     63.3     713-984     859   171.89-185.05      178.08
65 - 80% Choice   1,316     63.3     717-990     833   173.51-178.94      175.76
35 - 65% Choice     572     63.4     709-973     825   157.78-177.97      174.64
 0 - 35% Choice      34     63.0     722-722     722   158.95-158.95      158.95
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                 45,613     63.9     617-1,062   899   157.78-204.96      177.60
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     304     62.1     822-917     884   171.60-175.04      174.11
65 - 80% Choice     233     62.3     791-798     795   171.80-174.83      173.36
35 - 65% Choice     298     62.3     682-940     771   145.48-172.18      161.60
 0 - 35% Choice     161     58.8     774-900     840   140.04-154.48      149.31
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,432     61.4     746-887     812   154.25-192.37      169.56
65 - 80% Choice     338     60.8     821-868     840   162.50-165.38      164.26
35 - 65% Choice     569     60.8     717-852     818   142.03-169.39      160.84
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -


FORMULA NET - LIVE BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     488     62.7   1,344-1,571  1,489  110.95-127.00      113.84
65 - 80% Choice     905     63.2   1,229-1,510  1,399  110.95-112.00      111.52
35 - 65% Choice   1,514     63.9   1,192-1,344  1,261  110.97-111.00      111.00
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,078     63.4   1,269-1,413  1,352  111.00-112.50      111.73
65 - 80% Choice     369     62.8   1,140-1,321  1,272  111.00-113.35      112.72
35 - 65% Choice     189     63.1   1,036-1,123  1,104  111.00-111.00      111.00
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     369     63.5   1,370-1,379  1,371  108.00-112.50      111.95
65 - 80% Choice   1,348     63.7   1,254-1,383  1,333  111.00-113.00      112.35
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  6,260     63.5   1,036-1,571  1,332  108.00-127.00      111.87
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                         -                    -
65 - 80% Choice     197     60.9   1,370-1,476  1,427   91.71-93.00       92.41
35 - 65% Choice     290     60.7   1,270-1,399  1,347   90.04-102.95      98.90
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     770     63.0     799-1,023   958   163.09-176.84      174.45
65 - 80% Choice     186     61.7     885-958     934   172.72-174.28      173.35
35 - 65% Choice     144     62.2     822-822     822   176.58-176.58      176.58
 0 - 35% Choice      61     64.3     920-920     920   176.47-176.47      176.47
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     331     63.6     748-933     852   170.06-176.63      172.94
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     834     63.0     709-943     824   170.46-180.97      173.17
65 - 80% Choice     285     62.1     750-889     837   170.16-177.91      174.45
35 - 65% Choice      36     63.1     836-836     836   172.70-172.70      172.70
 0 - 35% Choice      18     61.6     581-581     581   162.64-162.64      162.64
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  2,665     62.8     581-1,023   876   162.64-180.97      173.84
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     147     60.0     828-935     866   140.64-148.53      143.64
65 - 80% Choice      34     59.4     905-905     905   149.18-149.18      149.18
35 - 65% Choice      75     58.5     639-806     767   134.87-142.57      139.63
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - LIVE BASIS
  No Reportable Trade.  


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  FORMULA NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM               10,259         831         175.71
 KANSAS                  7,746         906         176.95
 NEBRASKA               15,916         944         178.68
 COLORADO                3,582         874         179.58
 WESTERN CORNBELT        2,215         915         176.28
  TOTAL 5-AREA          39,534         900         177.52
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT            679         887         181.56
 WESTERN STATES          5,109         901         177.60
 EASTERN CORNBELT           34         817         182.94
 NORTHEASTERN STATES


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  NEGOTIATED GRID NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM
 KANSAS
 NEBRASKA                  668         985         175.45
 COLORADO                  296         887         172.24
 WESTERN CORNBELT          780         857         173.46
  TOTAL 5-AREA           1,744         911         174.02
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT            207         833         175.97
 WESTERN STATES
 EASTERN CORNBELT          502         797         173.24
 NORTHEASTERN STATES       212         818         171.78


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Regional Breakdown:
  WESTERN CORNBELT - IA,MN,MO.
  TOTAL 5-AREA - CO,IA,KS,MN,NE,NM,OK,TX
  N.CENTRAL/E.MT - MT,ND,SD,WY.
  WESTERN STATES - AZ,CA,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA.
  EASTERN CORNBELT - IL,IN,KY,MI,WI.
  NORTHEASTERN STATES - CT,DE,MA,MD,ME,NH,NJ,NY,OH,PA,RI,WV,VA,VT.
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Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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