National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Thu Jul 18, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Wednesday, 07/17/2019

On Wednesday negotiated cash trade and demand was moderate in Kansas and
Nebraska. Compared to last week in Kansas, live purchases traded 1.00 lower at
111.00. Compared to last week in Nebraska, live purchases traded unevenly
steady from 113.00-113.50 with dressed purchases mostly steady from 182.00-182
.00. Trade was light to moderate on moderate demand on Wednesday in the
Western Cornbelt. Compared to last week, live purchases traded mostly steady
to 1.00 higher ranging from 114.50-117.00, bulk from 114.50-116.00. Early
dressed purchases ranged from 182.00-185.00. Trade was light on moderate
demand in the Texas Panhandle with a few early live purchases at 111.00.
However not enough purchases for an adequate market test. Last week live
purchases traded from 111.00-112.00.

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:      44,627            Week ago:      877          Year ago:      305
Week to Date:   50,770            Week ago:    1,796          Year ago:      992

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:       3,780            Week ago:    1,635          Year ago:    1,191
Week to Date:    8,408            Week ago:    4,632          Year ago:    3,774


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
STEERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice     8,006     63.2   1,300-1,544  1,413.5  111.00-117.00  113.94
65 - 80% Choice     6,981     62.9   1,250-1,450  1,368.2  110.00-113.50  111.66
35 - 65% Choice       999     63.2   1,280-1,425  1,354.7  111.00-113.50  111.45
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades   15,986     63.1   1,250-1,544  1,390.0  110.00-117.00  112.79
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       228     64.1   1,375-1,425  1,401.3  115.00-117.50  116.48
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      228     64.1   1,375-1,425  1,401.3  115.00-117.50  116.48
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     3,648     63.3     775-960      905.9  182.00-185.00  183.44
65 - 80% Choice     1,567     63.2     801-925      887.5  177.00-185.00  181.74
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    5,215     63.3     775-960      900.4  177.00-185.00  182.93
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
Over 80% Choice        36     64.0     928-928      928.0  183.00-183.00  183.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       36     64.0     928-928      928.0  183.00-183.00  183.00
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice     8,344     63.0   1,150-1,500  1,297.7  111.00-116.25  112.97
65 - 80% Choice     4,069     62.8   1,150-1,380  1,256.0  110.00-113.50  111.19
35 - 65% Choice       383     63.4   1,200-1,235  1,212.3  111.00-111.00  111.00
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades   12,796     62.9   1,150-1,500  1,281.9  110.00-116.25  112.35
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       235     63.9   1,175-1,275  1,209.0  115.00-117.00  116.32
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      235     63.9   1,175-1,275  1,209.0  115.00-117.00  116.32
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     1,417     63.1     756-864      797.0  182.00-185.00  182.82
65 - 80% Choice     1,479     62.5     753-816      795.7  182.00-185.00  183.72
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    2,896     62.8     753-864      796.3  182.00-185.00  183.28
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
Over 80% Choice       442     63.6     810-841      827.3  183.00-183.00  183.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      442     63.6     810-841      827.3  183.00-183.00  183.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice     1,532     63.0   1,225-1,400  1,307.5  110.00-116.00  112.72
65 - 80% Choice     2,714     62.6   1,160-1,370  1,288.8  111.00-113.50  111.08
35 - 65% Choice       128     62.7   1,360-1,360  1,360.0  111.00-111.00  111.00
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    4,374     62.8   1,160-1,400  1,297.4  110.00-116.00  111.65
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       118     63.4   1,275-1,300  1,292.4  113.00-117.00  115.39
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      118     63.4   1,275-1,300  1,292.4  113.00-117.00  115.39
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     1,242     63.3     687-920      843.5  180.00-185.00  182.95
65 - 80% Choice       937     62.1     759-872      817.4  182.00-184.00  182.09
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    2,179     62.7     687-920      832.3  180.00-185.00  182.58
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
LIVE FOB           33,156     63.0   1,150-1,544  1,336.1  110.00-117.00  112.47

LIVE DELIVERED        581     63.9   1,175-1,425  1,301.4  113.00-117.50  116.19

DRESSED DELIVERED  10,290     63.0     687-960      856.7  177.00-185.00  182.96

DRESSED FOB           478     63.7     810-928      834.9  183.00-183.00  183.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice        47     59.1   1,427-1,500  1,478.3   88.00-90.00    89.40
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       47     59.1   1,427-1,500  1,478.3   88.00-90.00    89.40
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice        35     60.0     810-810      810.0  155.00-155.00  155.00
65 - 80% Choice        40     58.5     804-804      804.3  153.00-153.00  153.00
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       75     59.2     804-810      807.0  153.00-155.00  153.93
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED DELIVERED
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
STEERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     1,002     63.1     793-976      895.1  180.00-185.00  183.56
65 - 80% Choice        40     61.0     854-854      854.0  185.00-185.00  185.00
35 - 65% Choice        96     62.0     790-790      790.0  183.00-183.00  183.00
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    1,138     63.0     790-976      884.8  180.00-185.00  183.57
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       172     63.9     803-812      805.4  182.00-185.00  184.27
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice       151     62.0     790-868      816.9  183.00-185.00  183.69
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      323     63.0     790-868      810.8  182.00-185.00  184.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice        38     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  115.00-115.00  115.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       38     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  115.00-115.00  115.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     1,216     62.8     775-890      826.9  178.00-187.00  182.52
65 - 80% Choice       532     62.0     790-914      830.2  178.00-183.00  181.43
35 - 65% Choice       114     62.0     837-899      875.1  183.00-185.00  184.23
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    1,862     62.5     775-914      830.8  178.00-187.00  182.32
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
LIVE FOB               38     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  115.00-115.00  115.00

DRESSED DELIVERED   3,323     62.7     775-976      847.3  178.00-187.00  182.91
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       344     59.8     760-892      843.6  152.00-156.00  154.09
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      344     59.8     760-892      843.6  152.00-156.00  154.09
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice                           -                      -
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice        75     60.0     900-900      900.0  165.00-165.00  165.00
Total all grades       75     60.0     900-900      900.0  165.00-165.00  165.00

NATIONAL - All States

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
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