National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - PM
USDA - Thu Dec 07, 2:53PM CST
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St. Joseph, MO    Thu, Dec 07, 2017    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:   18,535    141,419      16,328      165,962      19,814      142,456
Live:       2,086     20,401       3,238       16,839       2,736       18,701
Total:     20,621    161,820      19,566      182,801      22,550      161,157

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    1,710     10,053       2,296       24,452       2,415       11,813
Live:           0        162         242          284           0          543
Total:      1,710     10,215       2,538       24,736       2,415       12,356


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   2,121     63.2    693-1,007    925  185.53-209.02     197.27
65 - 80% Choice   2,151     63.9    701-997      910  185.18-194.07     191.15
35 - 65% Choice   2,003     65.2    765-949      860  184.91-193.24     189.29
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   3,420     63.7    714-947      856  189.50-210.64     196.94
65 - 80% Choice   2,710     64.0    735-890      803  184.69-197.49     193.96
35 - 65% Choice     778     63.7    755-815      782  187.87-194.27     192.28
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     694     62.5    741-930      829  188.83-200.89     194.68
65 - 80% Choice     358     62.6    715-940      845  179.21-197.78     191.43
35 - 65% Choice     259     63.4    791-882      855  182.25-191.05     184.93
 0 - 35% Choice     116     63.6    725-808      779  185.00-186.00     185.34
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                 14,610     63.8    693-1,007    858  179.21-210.64     193.74
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     376     62.0    762-919      842  186.96-193.98     191.98
65 - 80% Choice     285     64.8    821-871      827  187.82-190.93     190.56
35 - 65% Choice     619     64.0    696-944      800  169.74-191.48     187.48
 0 - 35% Choice     105     60.5    923-923      923  164.02-164.02     164.02
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,202     61.5    784-916      830  179.18-197.58     188.68
65 - 80% Choice     659     60.2    795-842      830  175.00-187.79     181.94
35 - 65% Choice     679     60.7    723-891      811  177.93-186.03     181.31
 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     210     64.2  1,553-1,553   1,553 121.00-121.00     121.00
65 - 80% Choice   1,076     62.2  1,350-1,534   1,520 119.50-122.00     121.16
35 - 65% Choice      58     63.5  1,465-1,465   1,465 121.00-121.00     121.00
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice     183     62.3  1,328-1,359   1,338 121.00-121.00     121.00
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      74     64.2  1,327-1,327   1,327 122.00-122.00     122.00
65 - 80% Choice     182     63.1  1,318-1,318   1,318 122.00-122.00     122.00
35 - 65% Choice     303     63.8  1,232-1,245   1,239 121.00-121.00     121.00
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  2,086     62.8  1,232-1,553   1,440 119.50-122.00     121.20
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     169     62.5    906-949      935  190.00-195.69     191.87
65 - 80% Choice      60     61.1    962-962      962  186.00-186.00     186.00
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     112     61.7    673-673      673  197.14-197.14     197.14
65 - 80% Choice      24     64.7    668-668      668  192.51-192.51     192.51
35 - 65% Choice     107     64.0    725-725      725  187.28-187.28     187.28
 0 - 35% Choice     119     63.3    686-686      686  182.63-182.63     182.63
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     419     62.4    661-898      803  180.65-199.77     189.43
65 - 80% Choice     163     62.2    765-949      863  178.45-190.00     184.64
35 - 65% Choice      92     61.4    874-928      905  176.74-178.99     178.06
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  1,265     62.4    661-962      812  176.74-199.77     188.07
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     251     60.5    714-929      852  136.45-174.47     155.30
65 - 80% Choice      34     61.2    913-913      913  140.13-140.13     140.13
35 - 65% Choice     160     59.6    777-831      790  131.22-164.40     161.10
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - LIVE BASIS
  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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