National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Thu Aug 22, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Wednesday, 08/21/2019

On Wednesday negotiated cash trading in the Texas Panhandle was at a
standstill. In Kansas, Nebraska and the Western Cornbelt negotiated cash
trading was limited and on very light demand. Not enough trades for a market
trend. The latest established market was last week with live purchases in the
Southern Plains at 105.00. In Nebraska last week on a light test, live
purchases traded from 106.00-107.00 with dressed purchases traded from 165
.00-172.00. Last week in the Western Cornbelt on a light test, live purchases
traded from 106.50-110.00 with dressed purchases from 170.00-172.00.

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:       4,723            Week ago:   23,011          Year ago:   63,431
Week to Date:    5,362            Week ago:   25,644          Year ago:   65,183

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:       1,039            Week ago:    2,691          Year ago:    9,346
Week to Date:    3,083            Week ago:    4,952          Year ago:   13,252


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
No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice     2,262     62.7     843-917      875.4  172.00-175.00  174.93
65 - 80% Choice       338     62.7     753-946      902.1  172.00-175.00  174.22
35 - 65% Choice        40     62.0     806-806      806.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades    2,640     62.6     753-946      877.8  170.00-175.00  174.77
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice       122     63.5   1,275-1,300  1,283.2  107.00-110.00  109.02
65 - 80% Choice       303     62.1   1,150-1,225  1,200.7  105.00-107.00  106.56
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      425     62.5   1,150-1,300  1,224.4  105.00-110.00  107.26
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       468     62.1     772-837      819.7  173.00-175.00  174.94
65 - 80% Choice       188     62.0     775-837      814.6  175.00-175.00  175.00
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      656     62.1     772-837      818.2  173.00-175.00  174.95
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice       365     62.4   1,325-1,350  1,347.5  107.00-110.00  107.64
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      365     62.4   1,325-1,350  1,347.5  107.00-110.00  107.64
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice        40     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  108.00-108.00  108.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       40     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  108.00-108.00  108.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       464     62.4     803-868      857.8  172.00-175.00  174.35
65 - 80% Choice       133     62.0     791-853      818.3  173.00-175.00  173.60
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      597     62.3     791-868      849.0  172.00-175.00  174.18
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
LIVE FOB              790     62.5   1,150-1,350  1,281.2  105.00-110.00  107.44

LIVE DELIVERED         40     63.5   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  108.00-108.00  108.00

DRESSED DELIVERED   3,893     62.5     753-946      863.3  170.00-175.00  174.71

DRESSED FOB                               -                      -
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
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        42     62.0     868-868      868.0  177.00-177.00  177.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       42     62.0     868-868      868.0  177.00-177.00  177.00
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice        80     63.0     787-787      787.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       80     63.0     787-787      787.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
Over 80% Choice        75     62.0   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  107.00-107.00  107.00
65 - 80% Choice                           -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades       75     62.0   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  107.00-107.00  107.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice        67     63.6     796-876      831.3  170.00-177.00  174.70
65 - 80% Choice       248     62.9     806-838      823.5  172.00-175.00  173.60
35 - 65% Choice       130     62.5     812-812      812.0  175.00-175.00  175.00
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      445     62.9     796-876      821.3  170.00-177.00  174.18
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
LIVE FOB               75     62.0   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  107.00-107.00  107.00

DRESSED DELIVERED     567     62.8     787-876      819.9  170.00-177.00  174.36
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
Over 80% Choice       256     59.7     826-870      858.0  152.00-157.00  154.06
65 - 80% Choice        84     60.0     840-840      840.0  140.00-140.00  140.00
35 - 65% Choice                           -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                           -                      -
Total all grades      340     59.8     826-870      853.5  140.00-157.00  150.59
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.

NATIONAL - All States

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