National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - Summary
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St. Joseph, MO    Fri Sep 14, 2018    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
For Primarily Thursday, 09/13/2018

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day   Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago    Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   45,591    219,407      40,941      158,595      43,817      203,384
Live:       6,865     29,481       6,665       19,857       4,293       21,627
Total:     52,456    248,888      47,606      178,452      48,110      225,011

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    2,510     12,747       1,843       11,155       2,279       12,936
Live:           0          0          63          109           0           40
Total:      2,510     12,747       1,906       11,264       2,279       12,976


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice  15,726     63.9     782-1,028   945   165.76-192.08      174.73
65 - 80% Choice   8,454     64.2     862-996     929   167.47-175.59      170.42
35 - 65% Choice   2,303     64.3     777-965     889   162.56-175.64      169.48
 0 - 35% Choice     104     64.5     805-836     818   164.54-169.87      166.69
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   4,816     64.5     745-937     831   167.55-192.50      173.78
65 - 80% Choice   4,655     64.6     756-890     808   167.11-174.30      171.57
35 - 65% Choice   2,523     64.7     662-890     798   162.94-173.52      169.76
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,601     63.3     712-967     828   170.50-180.78      174.21
65 - 80% Choice     800     63.4     653-956     865   161.58-173.37      170.55
35 - 65% Choice     163     64.0     705-931     849   171.15-172.60      171.83
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                 41,145     64.1     653-1,028   894   161.58-192.50      172.65
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     257     62.5     808-853     831   166.76-167.87      167.30
65 - 80% Choice     549     63.5     776-853     820   157.09-172.99      168.61
35 - 65% Choice     433     60.7     607-979     810   152.59-166.06      158.86
 0 - 35% Choice     162     60.7   1,013-1,032  1,021  137.47-137.85      137.63
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     887     61.3     735-909     833   152.83-178.30      165.81
65 - 80% Choice     848     60.3     736-836     791   142.54-160.61      155.83
35 - 65% Choice   1,310     60.7     724-869     824   143.92-161.99      155.58
 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     560     63.5   1,534-1,589  1,556  107.00-108.50      107.92
65 - 80% Choice     544     63.2   1,280-1,459  1,340  108.00-109.00      108.62
35 - 65% Choice   2,617     64.5   1,182-1,540  1,280  107.86-109.25      108.54
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     507     64.9   1,355-1,403  1,389  108.00-108.88      108.20
65 - 80% Choice     959     63.3   1,210-1,341  1,283  108.00-109.00      108.39
35 - 65% Choice     170     64.5   1,073-1,117  1,092  107.70-109.25      108.58
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     710     63.0   1,164-1,302  1,285  108.00-129.36      109.69
65 - 80% Choice     201     63.0   1,235-1,275  1,270  106.95-107.88      107.08
35 - 65% Choice     232     63.8   1,149-1,319  1,173  106.81-107.27      106.87
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  6,500     63.9   1,073-1,589  1,309  106.81-129.36      108.47
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      99     58.6   1,413-1,416  1,415   96.67-99.67       97.64
65 - 80% Choice      99     60.8   1,380-1,407  1,389   99.67-99.67       99.67
35 - 65% Choice     135     61.1   1,299-1,508  1,396   97.67-99.67       99.17
 0 - 35% Choice      32     58.8   1,424-1,424  1,424   99.67-99.67       99.67


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     615     62.4     719-990     848   162.64-180.76      170.49
65 - 80% Choice      84     62.0     758-778     767   165.90-171.61      168.55
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      60     63.5     749-824     773   169.17-170.41      170.02
65 - 80% Choice     215     62.8     755-755     755   173.76-173.76      173.76
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,040     63.2     727-935     822   165.11-174.26      169.50
65 - 80% Choice      97     61.4     683-734     706   167.30-169.08      168.35
35 - 65% Choice      65     63.0     890-890     890   164.95-164.95      164.95
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  2,176     62.8     683-990     816   162.64-180.76      169.99
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     252     60.0     765-897     836   141.70-151.40      145.02
65 - 80% Choice      26     59.5     853-853     853   136.38-136.38      136.38
35 - 65% Choice      56     56.8     708-775     725   131.77-134.41      132.43
 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                9,567         843         169.88
 KANSAS                  8,569         916         172.15
 NEBRASKA               11,625         919         174.47
 COLORADO                4,386         918         175.21
 WESTERN CORNBELT        2,315         896         172.14
  TOTAL 5-AREA          36,205         897         172.65
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT          2,003         907         172.88
 WESTERN STATES          2,411         852         171.94
 EASTERN CORNBELT          190         839         175.36
 NORTHEASTERN STATES


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  NEGOTIATED GRID NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM
 KANSAS
 NEBRASKA
 COLORADO                  123         882         166.14
 WESTERN CORNBELT          801         809         170.39
  TOTAL 5-AREA             924         819         169.83
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT            319         839         171.51
 WESTERN STATES
 EASTERN CORNBELT          736         805         169.61
 NORTHEASTERN STATES       197         805         169.71


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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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