National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Wed Oct 03, 2018    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Tuesday, 10/02/2018

On Tuesday in the Southern Plains and Colorado trading was at a standstill.
Last week in the Southern Plains and Colorado live cash trades moved at 111.00. 
For Tuesday in Nebraska trading was inactive on very light demand. Not
enough trades for a market trend. Last week live cash trades moved from 110.50-
111.00 and dressed trades were mostly at 174.00. Tuesday in the Western
Cornbelt saw trading limited with very light demand. A few early live trades
have moved at 112.00. However, not enough trades for a full market trend. Last
week live cash trades moved from 109.00-112.00 and dressed cash trades moved
from 173.00-174.00.

Domestic source only. Live sales based on net weights FOB the feedlot after a
3-4% shrink. Dressed sales based on hot carcass weights delivered to the plant.

NEGOTIATED CASH:
Confirmed:       4,902            Week ago:   13,440          Year ago:      371
Week to Date:    6,179            Week ago:   13,915          Year ago:      680

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:       3,689            Week ago:    2,396          Year ago:    1,470
Week to Date:    4,975            Week ago:    3,633          Year ago:    3,200


NEGOTIATED CASH SALES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg
                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price
STEER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice    2,727     63.8   1,425-1,575  1,521.3  111.00-112.00  111.85
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   2,727     63.8   1,425-1,575  1,521.3  111.00-112.00  111.85
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      202     63.0     897-939      921.4  173.00-174.00  173.94
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     202     63.0     897-939      921.4  173.00-174.00  173.94
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      692     63.8   1,300-1,325  1,306.2  112.00-112.00  112.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     692     63.8   1,300-1,325  1,306.2  112.00-112.00  112.00
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       28     63.5     749-749      749.3  173.00-173.00  173.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      28     63.5     749-749      749.3  173.00-173.00  173.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice       73     63.3   1,350-1,450  1,397.9  108.00-108.00  108.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      73     63.3   1,350-1,450  1,397.9  108.00-108.00  108.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      482     63.0     787-913      832.1  174.00-174.00  174.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     482     63.0     787-913      832.1  174.00-174.00  174.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades   3,492     63.8   1,300-1,575  1,476.1  108.00-112.00  111.80
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     712     63.0     749-939      854.2  173.00-174.00  173.94
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trade.

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE PRICE SALES: FINAL NET PRICES TO BE DETERMINED LATER AND
SHOWN ON THE LM_CT109 FORMULATED PURCHASES REPORT
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg
                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price
STEER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      378     62.7     762-995      961.4  170.00-174.00  173.50
 65 - 80% Choice       43     61.5     892-892      892.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     421     62.6     762-995      954.3  170.00-174.00  173.55
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       83     63.3     822-822      822.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      83     63.3     822-822      822.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      330     62.9     752-918      824.5  170.00-175.00  172.10
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     330     62.9     752-918      824.5  170.00-175.00  172.10
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades                         -                      -
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     834     62.8     752-995      889.8  170.00-175.00  173.02
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      375     59.8     819-870      839.1  144.00-153.00  148.16
 65 - 80% Choice       45     58.0     800-800      800.0  142.00-142.00  142.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     420     59.6     800-870      834.9  142.00-153.00  147.50
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trade.

NATIONAL - All States

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