National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated Purchases - AM
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St. Joseph, MO    Fri, May 19, 2017    USDA Market News

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND GRID PURCHASES -
For Primarily Thursday Afternoon, 05/18/2017

            Head     Week to    Same Day    Same Period   Same Day  Same Period
            Count      Date     Week Ago     Last Week    Year Ago   Last Year
FORMULA NET:
Dressed:   17,942    156,236      23,149      155,078      19,525      160,226
Live:       2,011     17,557       1,511       20,437       4,790       21,369
Total:     19,953    173,793      24,660      175,515      24,315      181,595

NEGOTIATED GRID NET:
Dressed:    1,401     13,034         787       13,728       2,675       14,473
Live:           0        230           0            0          75        1,338
Total:      1,401     13,264         787       13,728       2,750       15,811


FORMULA NET - DRESSED BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   3,382     63.2    693-1,014    866  217.55-234.21     229.65
65 - 80% Choice   2,714     63.4    752-913      843  214.04-234.11     223.71
35 - 65% Choice   1,636     63.7    735-900      842  213.84-234.23     218.80
 0 - 35% Choice      44     62.1    720-720      720  214.10-214.10     214.10
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     666     63.9    674-841      781  216.84-225.89     222.97
65 - 80% Choice   2,087     63.2    689-833      727  214.84-234.59     227.30
35 - 65% Choice   1,144     62.7    695-776      722  216.71-234.58     228.74
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,076     62.9    657-981      825  214.49-243.93     234.00
65 - 80% Choice     199     63.4    768-841      798  216.45-232.16     221.88
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                 12,948     63.3    657-1,014    814  213.84-243.93     226.42
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice     548     63.0    695-836      786  210.04-230.00     225.45
65 - 80% Choice      94     63.1    743-950      772  210.00-218.45     217.28
35 - 65% Choice     183     60.2    704-837      788  193.80-228.48     220.05
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   1,552     61.3    634-879      826  207.65-229.45     213.87
65 - 80% Choice   2,023     60.5    654-864      803  193.46-225.47     211.66
35 - 65% Choice     594     62.0    786-875      852  206.84-217.26     209.29
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -


FORMULA NET - LIVE BASIS
                  Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg       Price         Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct    Range       Wt       Range          Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice     191     63.3  1,324-1,405   1,372 132.50-139.00     136.35
65 - 80% Choice     209     62.9  1,368-1,538   1,506 138.18-139.00     138.34
35 - 65% Choice     200     62.3  1,330-1,330   1,330 136.00-136.00     136.00
 0 - 35% Choice     186     63.2  1,323-1,325   1,324 134.71-135.73     135.24
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     228     63.2  1,214-1,214   1,214 144.73-144.73     144.73
65 - 80% Choice      79     62.3  1,162-1,162   1,162 139.00-139.00     139.00
35 - 65% Choice     189     63.5  1,212-1,212   1,212 137.40-137.40     137.40
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     139     63.7  1,400-1,400   1,400 147.83-147.83     147.83
65 - 80% Choice     160     63.5  1,392-1,392   1,392 138.00-138.00     138.00
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  1,581     63.1  1,162-1,538   1,331 132.50-147.83     139.08
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     226     59.2  1,224-1,409   1,318 117.45-129.28     123.42
65 - 80% Choice     204     60.0  1,357-1,385   1,369 126.28-129.28     127.78
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 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     383     62.9    827-855      847  197.51-233.42     223.34
65 - 80% Choice     152     62.5    809-820      814  224.63-224.66     224.65
35 - 65% Choice     253     63.3    836-849      843  224.26-224.36     224.31
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice      13     63.5    932-932      932  218.44-218.44     218.44
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     164     62.9    730-852      788  199.44-239.21     227.92
65 - 80% Choice      56     60.1    756-810      798  198.97-221.68     216.81
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                  1,021     62.8    730-932      830  197.51-239.21     224.09
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice      29     80.7  1,034-1,034   1,034 182.05-182.05     182.05
65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
 0 - 35% Choice      33     57.2    788-788      788  163.74-163.74     163.74
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice     250     59.6    799-909      844  171.23-193.66     179.91
65 - 80% Choice      35     60.1    808-808      808  165.00-165.00     165.00
35 - 65% Choice      33     58.6    774-774      774  164.05-164.05     164.05
 0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -


NEGOTIATED GRID NET - LIVE BASIS
  No Reportable Trade.  


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