National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - PM
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St. Joseph, MO    Thu, Mar 14, 2019    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
Cattle Priced So Far Today

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day  Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago   Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   22,900    175,553      32,172      175,638      24,249      156,294
Live:       2,135     22,305       2,579       22,224       2,828       18,149
Total:     25,035    197,858      34,751      197,862      27,077      174,443

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    1,194     13,950         713        8,053       1,944       13,349
Live:          94        383           0           36           0            0
Total:      1,288     14,333         713        8,089       1,944       13,349


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   5,982     63.4    794-1,001    893  194.93-212.50     205.12
65 - 80% Choice   3,985     64.1    792-1,008    893  198.08-208.32     202.42
35 - 65% Choice   1,538     63.8    736-909      851  198.93-206.50     201.49
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   5,063     63.7    669-922      803  201.33-214.56     205.86
65 - 80% Choice   1,496     63.3    652-864      755  194.34-207.76     203.06
35 - 65% Choice     270     63.7    740-767      747  197.95-202.88     201.71
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,160     62.9    753-978      846  193.17-220.55     205.30
65 - 80% Choice     357     60.9    695-865      756  197.08-206.51     204.49
35 - 65% Choice     224     61.1    712-802      753  187.69-203.27     199.61
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                 20,075     63.5    652-1,008    848  187.69-220.55     204.23
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     245     61.7    689-881      811  165.99-207.44     200.21
65 - 80% Choice      89     64.1    764-822      809  192.53-192.92     192.84
35 - 65% Choice      31     60.9  1,025-1,025   1,025 178.25-178.25     178.25
 0 - 35% Choice     409     57.6    818-1,052    890  160.02-174.15     165.38
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     859     62.4    743-888      846  190.94-207.96     195.12
65 - 80% Choice     362     60.2    772-870      819  179.81-193.54     187.16
35 - 65% Choice     830     60.6    755-878      811  172.48-195.20     188.31
 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     374     63.3  1,313-1,514   1,435 128.00-129.50     129.30
65 - 80% Choice     271     61.8  1,287-1,561   1,487 128.00-128.00     128.00
35 - 65% Choice     396     63.9  1,154-1,259   1,226 128.00-128.00     128.00
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice     570     62.7  1,211-1,316   1,265 128.50-130.35     129.40
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     150     62.8  1,460-1,460   1,460 129.19-129.19     129.19
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  1,761     63.0  1,154-1,561   1,343 128.00-130.35     128.83
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice      78     60.6  1,255-1,255   1,255 116.50-116.50     116.50
35 - 65% Choice     296     60.2  1,340-1,421   1,396 120.15-120.15     120.15
 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     421     62.0    928-956      931  205.69-206.73     206.63
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     320     61.8    785-849      809  201.39-206.50     205.10
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     114     62.3    894-894      894  199.64-199.64     199.64
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice      80     57.5    857-857      857  179.54-179.54     179.54
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                    935     61.6    785-956      878  179.54-206.73     202.94
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice      62     59.8  1,059-1,059   1,059 154.50-154.50     154.50
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      76     60.5    790-864      842  154.24-156.78     155.84
65 - 80% Choice     121     56.9    663-828      766  136.55-161.20     148.13
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - LIVE BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
  No Reportable Trade.  
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      94     62.6  1,421-1,550   1,455 125.92-127.78     127.29
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.  
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                     94     62.6  1,421-1,550   1,455 125.92-127.78     127.29
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.  

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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