Kansas Monthly Weighted Average Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases
USDA - Tue Dec 04, 2:09PM CST
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St Joseph, MO    Tue Dec 4, 2018     USDA Market News

KANSAS MONTHLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE CATTLE REPORT - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
Recap for:  November 2018

Confirmed:   91,609         Last Month:   69,749         Last Year:   105,807

                              LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head         Weight        Wtd Avg   Price    Wtd Avg
                       Count        Range         Weight    Range     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice      12,565      1,250-1,625     1,459 114.00-118.00  115.86
 65 - 80% Choice      28,414      1,250-1,565     1,407 112.00-118.00  115.93
 35 - 65% Choice       2,444      1,240-1,500     1,364 114.00-118.00  115.69
  0 - 35% Choice         105      1,250-1,250     1,250 117.00-117.00  117.00
 Total all grades     43,528      1,240-1,625     1,419 112.00-118.00  115.90
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice      10,820      1,150-1,500     1,290 113.00-118.00  115.61
 65 - 80% Choice      14,180      1,130-1,425     1,249 113.00-118.00  115.67
 35 - 65% Choice       1,127      1,150-1,350     1,254 112.00-118.00  116.10
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades     26,127      1,130-1,500     1,266 112.00-118.00  115.66

                          DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head         Weight        Wtd Avg   Price    Wtd Avg
                       Count        Range         Weight    Range     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice         772        918-1,068      994  181.00-182.00  181.51
 65 - 80% Choice                       -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        772        918-1,068      994  181.00-182.00  181.51
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         222        803-885        833  180.00-182.00  181.17
 65 - 80% Choice          38        781-781        781  180.00-180.00  180.00
 35 - 65% Choice                       -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                       -                      -
 Total all grades        260        781-885        825  180.00-182.00  181.00

MONTHLY ACCUMULATED       Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
 Live    Steer               43,528       1,418.80       $115.90
 Live    Heifer              26,127       1,266.00       $115.66
 Dressed Steer                  772         994.20       $181.51
 Dressed Heifer                 260         824.90       $181.00

SAME PERIOD LAST MONTH    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
 Live    Steer               32,047       1,429.90       $112.23
 Live    Heifer              19,885       1,283.00       $112.56
 Dressed Steer                  831       1,002.00       $177.56
 Dressed Heifer                  82         847.20       $175.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR     Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
 Live    Steer               53,726       1,407.00       $121.38
 Live    Heifer              30,297       1,260.40       $121.89
 Dressed Steer                  314         916.50       $192.91
 Dressed Heifer                  21         647.70       $192.00

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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