National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - Summary
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St. Joseph, MO    Wed May 15, 2019    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
For Primarily Tuesday, 05/14/2019

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day   Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago    Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   41,197    107,924      44,445      113,480      43,506      109,033
Live:       3,833      9,987       4,491       11,385       4,471       10,806
Total:     45,030    117,911      48,936      124,865      47,977      119,839

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    2,805      6,230       2,372        6,126       4,089        8,862
Live:         202        454           0          131           0          160
Total:      3,007      6,684       2,372        6,257       4,089        9,022


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   9,219     63.7     717-994     876   187.83-240.22      202.52
65 - 80% Choice   6,817     64.5     624-967     868   171.04-206.65      195.97
35 - 65% Choice   2,361     63.7     753-903     827   188.78-208.00      195.75
 0 - 35% Choice      57     60.8     876-876     876   200.00-200.00      200.00
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   8,946     63.7     656-961     782   192.31-241.81      202.79
65 - 80% Choice   2,633     63.3     677-817     748   193.00-205.00      198.04
35 - 65% Choice   1,223     62.3     693-972     753   184.62-208.14      200.52
 0 - 35% Choice      40     61.7     800-800     800   193.00-193.00      193.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   2,885     62.9     653-911     806   179.30-233.29      202.89
65 - 80% Choice   1,326     62.0     625-952     828   180.00-207.33      194.40
35 - 65% Choice     916     61.9     646-894     827   166.70-240.40      196.74
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                 36,423     63.6     624-994     826   166.70-241.81      200.10
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     170     58.2     913-913     913   189.19-189.19      189.19
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice     332     60.7     656-965     895   162.24-180.43      170.03
 0 - 35% Choice     281     59.5     831-1,067   926   153.45-170.84      163.86
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,835     60.8     710-934     848   167.72-202.06      185.30
65 - 80% Choice   1,834     60.4     740-913     834   175.35-191.65      184.63
35 - 65% Choice     301     60.3     756-880     779   173.77-186.17      178.39
 0 - 35% Choice      21     56.1     624-624     624   162.67-162.67      162.67


FORMULA NET - LIVE BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     163     63.5   1,343-1,343  1,343  123.39-123.39      123.39
65 - 80% Choice     443     62.6   1,241-1,422  1,353  121.00-124.14      122.85
35 - 65% Choice   1,222     63.1   1,210-1,493  1,306  120.00-123.89      120.91
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     177     63.7   1,227-1,292  1,275  123.15-125.00      123.44
65 - 80% Choice     914     62.4   1,108-1,283  1,207  120.50-122.85      121.88
35 - 65% Choice      15     60.4   1,289-1,289  1,289  120.00-120.00      120.00
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     112     62.3   1,194-1,326  1,281  120.34-139.36      132.91
65 - 80% Choice     122     60.8   1,140-1,250  1,178  121.00-121.00      121.00
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  3,168     62.8   1,108-1,493  1,278  120.00-139.36      122.15
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      32     58.3   1,413-1,413  1,413  110.34-110.34      110.34
65 - 80% Choice     245     60.8   1,335-1,350  1,339  100.63-105.38      104.02
35 - 65% Choice     388     60.6   1,367-1,425  1,407  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     333     63.3     778-957     876   194.00-208.92      203.45
65 - 80% Choice     328     63.5     812-926     855   201.85-209.16      206.93
35 - 65% Choice     283     63.8     798-944     885   202.03-206.68      203.78
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     379     61.8     709-902     844   191.59-209.78      201.77
65 - 80% Choice      58     62.3     907-907     907   186.34-186.34      186.34
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     454     62.5     703-885     810   193.00-215.34      204.38
65 - 80% Choice     682     61.4     732-857     788   187.81-207.34      197.08
35 - 65% Choice      43     58.3     657-657     657   185.96-185.96      185.96
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  2,560     62.4     657-957     831   185.96-215.34      201.47
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     220     59.2     793-934     844   151.54-155.79      153.83
65 - 80% Choice      25     58.3     792-792     792   144.15-144.15      144.15
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     202     63.0   1,450-1,450  1,450  127.17-127.17      127.17
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                    202     63.0   1,450-1,450  1,450  127.17-127.17      127.17
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  FORMULA NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM               13,596         850         196.86
 KANSAS                  7,016         807         196.61
 NEBRASKA                8,498         804         206.21
 COLORADO                2,961         810         198.58
 WESTERN CORNBELT        1,136         834         199.00
  TOTAL 5-AREA          33,135         825         199.44
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT          1,066         862         225.17
 WESTERN STATES          1,982         831         198.34
 EASTERN CORNBELT          168         805         195.63
 NORTHEASTERN STATES


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  NEGOTIATED GRID NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM
 KANSAS                    104         868         191.01
 NEBRASKA                  982         867         203.56
 COLORADO
 WESTERN CORNBELT          572         839         205.82
  TOTAL 5-AREA           1,633         858         203.50
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT            472         800         199.06
 WESTERN STATES
 EASTERN CORNBELT          340         774         197.74
 NORTHEASTERN STATES        90         729         189.86


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Regional Breakdown:
  WESTERN CORNBELT - IA,MN,MO.
  TOTAL 5-AREA - CO,IA,KS,MN,NE,NM,OK,TX
  N.CENTRAL/E.MT - MT,ND,SD,WY.
  WESTERN STATES - AZ,CA,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA.
  EASTERN CORNBELT - IL,IN,KY,MI,WI.
  NORTHEASTERN STATES - CT,DE,MA,MD,ME,NH,NJ,NY,OH,PA,RI,WV,VA,VT.
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