National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - PM
USDA - Thu May 16, 10:53AM CDT
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St. Joseph, MO    Thu, May 16, 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:   18,443    170,315      27,377      176,416      32,277      180,374
Live:       1,205     16,099       1,467       21,585       1,400       17,050
Total:     19,648    186,414      28,844      198,001      33,677      197,424

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:      997     10,984         613        9,435         788       12,180
Live:         214        668           0          460          62          306
Total:      1,211     11,652         613        9,895         850       12,486


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   2,678     63.7    793-966      890  188.77-200.17     194.49
65 - 80% Choice   3,538     63.8    677-935      853  184.22-205.94     192.74
35 - 65% Choice   1,449     64.6    748-927      852  188.14-200.00     189.60
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   3,810     63.8    689-904      788  174.37-218.00     195.16
65 - 80% Choice   1,844     63.5    690-855      758  190.10-208.26     196.23
35 - 65% Choice     484     61.9    654-896      742  170.57-191.79     187.91
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,930     62.8    713-943      809  190.82-209.07     196.05
65 - 80% Choice     716     62.7    724-920      831  179.26-203.00     191.28
35 - 65% Choice     318     63.6    707-782      765  185.11-196.05     190.20
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                 16,767     63.6    654-966      823  170.57-218.00     193.81
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice      47     57.5    685-685      685  186.95-186.95     186.95
35 - 65% Choice     230     60.0    765-985      895  170.05-191.90     182.38
 0 - 35% Choice     240     59.5    916-991      958  165.07-171.61     166.20
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     456     62.0    801-890      841  178.00-186.00     181.89
65 - 80% Choice     532     60.0    776-866      821  176.04-182.20     180.53
35 - 65% Choice     171     61.4    797-819      801  166.92-176.83     174.80
 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     640     62.9  1,363-1,556   1,440 122.00-123.31     122.28
65 - 80% Choice     132     65.0  1,252-1,252   1,252 121.25-121.25     121.25
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice      86     65.2  1,016-1,016   1,016 121.25-121.25     121.25
35 - 65% Choice      63     63.2  1,212-1,244   1,229 123.00-123.00     123.00
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice     152     62.2  1,241-1,241   1,241 120.00-120.00     120.00
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  1,073     63.3  1,016-1,556   1,342 120.00-123.31     121.79
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 No Reportable Trade. 
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice     132     60.9  1,382-1,408   1,393 112.34-112.34     112.34
 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     119     62.3    789-893      853  189.56-212.59     200.27
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     119     62.0    808-808      808  195.28-195.28     195.28
65 - 80% Choice      33     58.7    789-789      789  187.55-187.55     187.55
35 - 65% Choice      50     62.5    784-784      784  190.41-190.41     190.41
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     388     62.6    644-844      774  185.58-204.59     195.55
65 - 80% Choice     112     60.7    807-807      807  196.18-196.18     196.18
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                    821     62.1    644-893      796  185.58-212.59     195.65
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      96     59.8    796-888      839  146.97-158.99     154.73
65 - 80% Choice      80     59.3    709-869      792  144.28-151.67     148.54
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
Over 80% Choice     214     60.9  1,364-1,364   1,364 130.00-130.00     130.00
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                    214     60.9  1,364-1,364   1,364 130.00-130.00     130.00
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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