National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - Summary
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St. Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 12, 2017    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
For Primarily Wednesday, 10/11/2017

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day   Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago    Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   32,325    145,275      30,123      134,016      31,101      124,033
Live:       4,995     15,710       3,852       15,298       4,181       15,659
Total:     37,320    160,985      33,975      149,314      35,282      139,692

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    1,851     11,933       2,300       10,404       3,201       11,500
Live:          80        154           0            0           0          146
Total:      1,931     12,087       2,300       10,404       3,201       11,646


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   7,706     63.3     722-1,035   901   166.19-198.73      175.88
65 - 80% Choice   4,618     63.5     720-1,021   892   164.11-179.59      172.91
35 - 65% Choice   3,447     63.2     755-950     867   166.54-178.69      173.57
 0 - 35% Choice      76     63.4     869-881     874   172.55-178.52      175.14
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   4,444     63.3     719-956     793   170.83-204.12      176.80
65 - 80% Choice   2,449     63.0     736-869     775   169.96-178.62      173.58
35 - 65% Choice   2,451     63.1     684-800     736   159.94-177.12      175.39
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   2,683     62.6     687-915     844   169.80-194.30      184.78
65 - 80% Choice     463     63.5     731-980     834   162.99-175.29      171.25
35 - 65% Choice     252     62.3     651-885     812   161.82-174.35      168.92
 0 - 35% Choice      14     60.7     796-796     796   164.90-164.90      164.90
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                 28,603     63.2     651-1,035   846   159.94-204.12      175.72
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     673     63.8     729-856     815   168.25-173.00      171.93
65 - 80% Choice     101     63.0     827-950     873   169.55-171.25      170.61
35 - 65% Choice     144     63.2     818-945     878   153.55-168.32      161.35
 0 - 35% Choice     220     60.7     785-1,071   969   136.22-169.82      150.40
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     803     61.3     690-937     830   153.13-175.80      166.44
65 - 80% Choice     551     61.2     750-950     885   158.37-172.94      165.86
35 - 65% Choice   1,051     60.4     742-852     811   152.80-166.47      162.26
 0 - 35% Choice     179     61.2     744-744     744   164.36-164.36      164.36


FORMULA NET - LIVE BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   1,125     63.5   1,378-1,563  1,450  109.96-125.21      117.55
65 - 80% Choice     304     63.6   1,307-1,543  1,409  110.00-110.50      110.34
35 - 65% Choice     970     63.6   1,229-1,403  1,319  109.00-109.00      109.00
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     129     63.7   1,256-1,256  1,256  111.00-111.00      111.00
65 - 80% Choice     590     63.2   1,232-1,322  1,273  110.27-111.00      110.64
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     952     62.1   1,294-1,371  1,323  125.38-138.51      129.17
65 - 80% Choice     171     62.3   1,268-1,434  1,364  109.05-110.00      109.60
35 - 65% Choice     220     62.9   1,377-1,377  1,377  112.00-112.00      112.00
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  4,461     63.1   1,229-1,563  1,356  109.00-138.51      116.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     204     61.1   1,255-1,255  1,255   99.95-99.95       99.95
65 - 80% Choice     250     60.8   1,342-1,358  1,350   94.93-94.98       94.96
35 - 65% Choice      80     60.8   1,347-1,347  1,347   93.95-93.95       93.95
 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     391     62.3     706-949     842   164.10-175.80      170.18
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     208     62.8     702-864     809   171.66-176.10      174.61
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     460     63.2     771-898     798   171.18-183.02      174.40
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice      18     58.0     830-830     830   154.02-154.02      154.02
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
ALL DRESSED STEERS AND HEIFERS
                  1,077     62.7     702-949     817   154.02-183.02      172.57
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     760     60.0     734-970     854   134.86-154.23      147.53
65 - 80% Choice      14     60.4     750-750     750   141.96-141.96      141.96
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
  No Reportable Trade.  
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      80     63.5   1,280-1,280  1,280  108.48-108.48      108.48
65 - 80% Choice                         -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                         -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                         -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.  
ALL LIVE STEERS AND HEIFERS
                     80     63.5   1,280-1,280  1,280  108.48-108.48      108.48
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               11,522         809         174.19
 KANSAS                  5,932         868         174.61
 NEBRASKA                3,567         877         178.00
 COLORADO                2,951         869         182.34
 WESTERN CORNBELT          660         870         174.38
  TOTAL 5-AREA          24,590         842         175.83
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT            662         905         192.50
 WESTERN STATES          2,983         867         171.66
 EASTERN CORNBELT          211         871         173.29
 NORTHEASTERN STATES


 REGIONAL ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS:  NEGOTIATED GRID NET DRESSED BASIS
 REGION:             HEAD COUNT:    AVG WT:       AVG PRICE:
 TX/OK/NM
 KANSAS
 NEBRASKA                   90         864         176.00
 COLORADO
 WESTERN CORNBELT          240         848         173.17
  TOTAL 5-AREA             292         862         174.08
 N.CENTRAL/E.MT
 WESTERN STATES
 EASTERN CORNBELT          460         799         173.18
 NORTHEASTERN STATES       287         804         170.00


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