5 Area Daily Weighted Average Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated
USDA - Thu Oct 12, 10:48AM CDT
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St Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 12, 2017    USDA Market News Service

5 AREA DAILY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED
Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
Recap for: Wednesday, 10/11/2017

Head Count:        192   Week Ago:      784   Last Year:    40,252
Week to Date:    2,345   Week Ago:      985   Last Year:    45,274

                              LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice          72   1,435-1,450   110.00-110.00   1,441    110.00
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades         72   1,435-1,450   110.00-110.00   1,441    110.00
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice                    -              -
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades                   -              -

                          DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice                    -              -
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades                   -              -
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice                    -              -
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades                   -              -

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED       Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer                  72          1,441         110.00
Live    Heifer
Dressed Steer
Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer                 646          1,402         108.07
Live    Heifer                214          1,278         107.22
Dressed Steer
Dressed Heifer                 45            868         170.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              14,337          1,442          98.08
Live    Heifer              9,023          1,313          97.76
Dressed Steer               9,135            962         154.35
Dressed Heifer              5,412            849         154.80


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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