Texas-Oklahoma Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA Market News

TEXAS-OKLAHOMA-NEW-MEXICO WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
For Week Ending Sunday, 4/14/2019

In the Texas Panhandle, trading was moderate on moderate demand on Wednesday
. For the week, negotiated cash live trades were steady at 124.00.

NEGOTIATED CASH:
Confirmed for the week: 6,350    Week ago: 3,438    Year ago: 6,354
NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed for the week: 1,399    Week ago: 2,723    Year ago: 3,354
                             NEGOTIATED CASH PRICES
             (Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
STEERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice     1,626   63.8  1,165-1,420  1,304  124.00-124.00  124.00
 35 - 65% Choice     1,149   64.0  1,200-1,400  1,262  124.00-127.00  124.26
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    2,775   63.9  1,165-1,420  1,287  124.00-127.00  124.11
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice     1,496   63.7  1,100-1,300  1,179  123.00-124.00  123.92
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    1,496   63.7  1,100-1,300  1,179  123.00-124.00  123.92
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 Over 80% Choice       507   64.5    855-855      855  201.00-201.00  201.00
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      507   64.5    855-855      855  201.00-201.00  201.00


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice       561   64.0  1,180-1,350  1,330  124.00-127.00  126.64
 65 - 80% Choice       938   63.8  1,150-1,400  1,330  124.00-124.00  124.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    1,499   63.9  1,150-1,400  1,330  124.00-127.00  124.99
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
 LIVE FOB            5,770   63.8  1,100-1,420  1,270  123.00-127.00  124.29

 LIVE DELIVERED                         -                    -

 DRESSED DELIVERED                      -                    -

 DRESSED FOB           507   64.5    855-855      855  201.00-201.00  201.00


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice        73   61.0  1,480-1,480  1,480  102.00-102.00  102.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       73   61.0  1,480-1,480  1,480  102.00-102.00  102.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: 
 No Reportable Trade.

 NEGOTIATED GRID BASE PRICES:  Final Net Prices Shown on LM_CT109 and LM_CT151
                                 Formula Reports

Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
STEERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       172   61.5    857-905      897  202.50-204.00  202.78
 65 - 80% Choice       821   64.7    838-905      862  197.75-197.75  197.75
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      993   64.1    838-905      868  197.75-204.00  198.62
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice       185   62.8    787-812      802  200.50-200.50  200.50
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      185   62.8    787-812      802  200.50-200.50  200.50


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: 
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       108   62.7    857-884      866  196.75-202.50  198.61
 65 - 80% Choice        38   63.8    797-797      798  197.75-197.75  197.75
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      146   63.0    797-884      848  196.75-202.50  198.39
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
 LIVE FOB                               -                    -

 LIVE DELIVERED                         -                    -

 DRESSED DELIVERED   1,139   64.0    797-905      865  196.75-204.00  198.59

 DRESSED FOB           185   62.8    787-812      802  200.50-200.50  200.50


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        33   60.0    870-870      870  155.00-155.00  155.00
 65 - 80% Choice        42   58.0    800-800      800  144.00-144.00  144.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       75   58.9    800-870      831  144.00-155.00  148.84
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: 
 No Reportable Trade.


WEEKLY ACCUMULATED        Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live         Steer            2,775          1,286.80          $124.11
Live         Heifer           1,496          1,178.60          $123.92
Dressed      Steer
Dressed      Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK     Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live         Steer            2,353          1,294.80          $123.84
Live         Heifer             483          1,227.40          $123.78
Dressed      Steer
Dressed      Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR     Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live         Steer            2,928          1,306.40          $116.54
Live         Heifer           2,378          1,181.40          $117.11
Dressed      Steer
Dressed      Heifer


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live FOB                             Dressed Delivered
Head       Price                     Head      Price
115        123.00-123.49
0          123.50-123.99
5,062      124.00-124.49
0          124.50-124.99
0          125.00-125.49
0          125.50-125.99
0          126.00-126.49
0          126.50-126.99
593        127.00-127.49


FOB prices based on net weights FOB the feedyard after a 3-4% shrink.
Delivered prices based on hot carcass weights delivered to the plant.

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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