Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Tue Mar 13, 2018     USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                               CATTLE   CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Tuesday 03/13/2018       (est  118,000    2,000     461,000     7,000
Week ago (est)                 115,000    2,000     452,000     9,000
Year ago (act)                 113,000    2,000     429,000     7,000
Week to date (est)             231,000    4,000     921,000    16,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    234,000    4,000     902,000    18,000
Same Period Last Year (act)    227,000    4,000     868,000    17,000
Previous Day Estimated       Steer and Heifer  Cow and Bull
                 Monday         89,000               24,000




Source:  USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News Division, St Joseph, MO
         816-676-7000   e-mail:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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