5 Area Daily Weighted Average Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated
USDA - Fri Apr 12, 11:01AM CDT
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St Joseph, MO    Fri Apr 12, 2019    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: Thursday, 4/11/2019

Head Count:      1,471   Week Ago:    6,790   Last Year:     9,134
Week to Date:   33,113   Week Ago:   37,176   Last Year:    30,080

                              LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice         409   1,450-1,475   128.00-129.00   1,467    128.32
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades        409   1,450-1,475   128.00-129.00   1,467    128.32
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         226     822-928     203.00-204.00     899    203.84
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades        226     822-928     203.00-204.00     899    203.84
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         150     771-787     204.00-204.00     779    204.00
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades        150     771-787     204.00-204.00     779    204.00

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED       Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              11,949          1,356         124.73
Live    Heifer              8,904          1,249         124.06
Dressed Steer                 611            878         204.62
Dressed Heifer              1,073            805         204.34

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              14,259          1,374         124.43
Live    Heifer              9,985          1,266         124.53
Dressed Steer               4,199            932         204.03
Dressed Heifer                745            828         204.33

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              11,480          1,344         117.47
Live    Heifer              8,860          1,227         117.30
Dressed Steer                 455            893         187.62
Dressed Heifer                263            799         186.55


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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