National Weekly Direct Cow and Bull Report - Negotiated Price
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 3:23PM CDT
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St Joseph, Mo    Fri Mar 15, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL WEEKLY DIRECT COW and BULL REPORT - NEGOTIATED PRICE
FOR WEEK ENDING Friday March 15, 2019


                          Confirmed            Week Ago            Year Ago
NATIONAL                    44,172              43,241              45,459
NORTHWEST                    7,427               8,590               9,796
SOUTHWEST                   19,265              18,404              20,580
EASTERN AREA                15,705              14,396              13,565


NATIONAL:

DRESSED - DOMESTIC
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights           2,616      496-1,336      831.4    98.00-128.00    120.45
Breaker (75% lean)
 500 lbs and up        2,161      517-1,353      797.8    70.00-141.00    113.46
 Under 500 lbs            21      276-499        450.8    81.00-128.00    100.90
Boner (85% lean)
 500 lbs and up        9,187      500-1,184      719.6    68.00-141.00    113.48
 Under 500 lbs           323      268-500        452.2    68.00-138.00    105.90
Cutter (90% lean)
 500 lbs and up       14,115      500-1,078      599.8    64.00-148.00    119.24
 400-500 lbs           6,346      400-500        454.9    62.00-141.00    113.94
 Under 400 lbs         2,968      200-400        348.8    30.00-130.00    100.12
Bull (92% lean)
 600 lbs and up        2,389      600-1,674      931.9    99.00-170.00    148.56
 Under 600 lbs           356      266-599        505.8    95.00-158.00    129.88
LIVE - DOMESTIC
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights              86    1,422-1,548    1,472.9    49.90-61.55      57.06
Breaker (75% lean)
 All weights              74    1,051-1,513    1,391.8    51.63-95.00      73.17
Boner (85% lean)
 All weights             131    1,051-1,548    1,358.0    49.90-95.00      72.88
Cutter (90% lean)
 All weights           1,552      760-2,360    1,434.0    35.00-95.00      54.98
Bull (92% lean)
 All weights              72    1,283-2,570    1,663.7    60.00-86.00      75.86
DRESSED - IMPORTED
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights              74      623-922        855.3   112.00-116.00    113.77
Breaker (75% lean)
 500 lbs and up          138      528-948        792.4    88.00-115.00    107.57
 Under 500 lbs                       -                         -
Boner (85% lean)
 500 lbs and up          267      547-1,036      761.8    98.00-115.00    108.01
 Under 500 lbs             5      412-468        446.6    88.00-96.00      92.20
Cutter (90% lean)
 500 lbs and up          668      502-836        601.3    94.00-122.00    109.82
 400-500 lbs             166      401-499        457.5    84.00-122.00     96.68
 Under 400 lbs            36      242-398        363.8    44.00-119.00     86.79
Bull (92% lean)
 600 lbs and up          413      610-1,524    1,085.7   104.00-169.00    148.88
 Under 600 lbs             8      432-574        493.0   104.00-145.50    114.63
NORTHWEST:

DRESSED
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights             186      670-1,150      811.1   103.00-125.00    119.53
Breaker (75% lean)
 500 lbs and up          459      542-1,102      872.8    74.00-141.00    124.32
 Under 500 lbs             1      487-487        487.0    88.00-88.00      88.00
Boner (85% lean)
 500 lbs and up        2,225      505-1,138      734.1    68.00-141.00    117.65
 Under 500 lbs            40      358-499        459.0    75.00-134.00    107.99
Cutter (90% lean)
 500 lbs and up        2,272      500-1,031      619.6    64.00-148.00    120.44
 400-500 lbs             669      400-499        455.8    62.00-136.00    113.84
 Under 400 lbs           330      200-399        355.8    32.00-125.00    104.66
Bull (92% lean)
 600 lbs and up          520      603-1,614    1,058.8   112.00-170.00    153.00
 Under 600 lbs            15      357-598        509.8    95.00-146.00    118.53
LIVE
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights                         -                         -
Breaker (75% lean)
 All weights              14    1,291-1,291    1,290.8    95.00-95.00      95.00
Boner (85% lean)
 All weights              16    1,291-1,291    1,290.8    95.00-95.00      95.00
Cutter (90% lean)
 All weights             652      823-2,075    1,415.1    40.00-95.00      53.64
Bull (92% lean)
 All weights              28    1,400-2,570    1,843.9    60.00-86.00      76.57
SOUTHWEST:

DRESSED
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights           1,132      664-1,080      828.9    98.00-128.00    122.85
Breaker (75% lean)
 500 lbs and up          436      517-1,155      833.1    74.00-130.00    110.15
 Under 500 lbs             4      276-491        409.9    91.00-116.00    107.25
Boner (85% lean)
 500 lbs and up        4,036      500-1,064      716.3    80.00-138.00    113.49
 Under 500 lbs           121      268-499        449.2    70.00-134.00    104.82
Cutter (90% lean)
 500 lbs and up        7,002      500-1,040      600.4    65.00-147.00    123.44
 400-500 lbs           3,291      400-500        454.2    63.00-141.00    116.41
 Under 400 lbs         1,645      207-400        347.0    35.00-130.00    102.29
Bull (92% lean)
 600 lbs and up        1,297      600-1,572      904.2   100.00-160.00    147.09
 Under 600 lbs           186      266-599        497.6    95.00-148.00    132.04
LIVE
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights                         -                         -
Breaker (75% lean)
 All weights              14    1,294-1,298    1,295.8    95.00-95.00      95.00
Boner (85% lean)
 All weights              64    1,294-1,374    1,332.4    51.94-95.00      74.82
Cutter (90% lean)
 All weights              28    1,182-1,310    1,283.7    58.00-95.00      89.88
Bull (92% lean)
 All weights               9    1,583-1,900    1,625.0    70.00-84.18      80.19
EASTERN AREA:

DRESSED
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights           1,298      496-1,336      836.4   100.00-128.00    118.49
Breaker (75% lean)
 500 lbs and up        1,266      522-1,353      758.5    70.00-140.00    110.67
 Under 500 lbs            16      367-499        458.8    81.00-128.00    100.13
Boner (85% lean)
 500 lbs and up        2,926      501-1,184      713.3    69.00-140.00    110.29
 Under 500 lbs           162      314-500        452.7    68.00-138.00    106.19
Cutter (90% lean)
 500 lbs and up        4,841      500-1,078      589.7    65.00-142.00    112.59
 400-500 lbs           2,386      400-500        455.7    63.00-138.00    110.55
 Under 400 lbs           993      212-400        349.4    30.00-125.00     95.01
Bull (92% lean)
 600 lbs and up          572      602-1,674      879.3    99.00-168.00    147.87
 Under 600 lbs           155      302-599        515.2    95.00-158.00    128.38
LIVE
                     Hd Count     Wt Range      Avg Wt    Price Range    Wtd Avg
Premium White
 All weights              86    1,422-1,548    1,472.9    49.90-61.55      57.06
Breaker (75% lean)
 All weights              46    1,051-1,513    1,451.8    51.63-95.00      59.89
Boner (85% lean)
 All weights              51    1,051-1,548    1,411.2    49.90-95.00      63.52
Cutter (90% lean)
 All weights             872      760-2,360    1,453.0    35.00-95.00      54.86
Bull (92% lean)
 All weights              35    1,283-1,827    1,529.4    63.00-85.24      74.17

NET CATTLE MOVEMENT

Origin Region     Harvest Region       Head Count

Eastern Area      Southwest                 421
Northwest         Eastern Area              425
Southwest         Northwest                 358

NATIONAL - All states
NORTHWEST - IA,ID,MN,MT,ND,NE,OR,SD,WA,WY
SOUTHWEST - AR,AZ,CA,CO,KS,LA,MO,NM,NV,OK,TX,UT
EASTERN AREA - AL,CT,DE,FL,GA,IL,IN,KY,MA,MD,ME,MI,MS,NC,NH,NJ,NY,OH,PA,RI,SC,
       TN,VA,VT,WI,WV

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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