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USDA-LM: National Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Formulated and Forward Contract

St Joseph, MO - Mon Dec 4, 2017 - USDA Market News Service


NATIONAL WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND FORWARD CONTRACT
For Cattle Price During The Week Ending Sunday, 12/03/2017

                               DOMESTIC CATTLE ONLY

                        Dressed:  Live:   Total: Total Week Ago: Total Year Ago:
Formula Net:            232,215  28,392  260,607       217,366        232,964
Negotiated Grid Net:     27,657     353   28,010        12,088         22,899
Forward Contract Net:    34,188   9,805   43,993        42,886         39,948

                           FORMULA NET:  Dressed Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice   40,713     63.6     725-1,145     941   175.29-219.09   193.01
65 - 80% Choice   34,897     64.0     754-1,046     915   182.02-197.97   189.60
35 - 65% Choice   36,282     64.2     676-1,022     881   177.28-196.74   187.18
 0 - 35% Choice    1,304     64.5     750-945       841   180.46-188.00   184.64
Total all grades 113,196     63.9     676-1,145     913   175.29-219.09   189.99
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   28,317     63.9     699-1,008     847   184.16-219.54   193.95
65 - 80% Choice   24,377     64.1     715-931       817   181.46-195.06   190.42
35 - 65% Choice    6,744     64.2     635-969       793   178.57-192.24   188.15
 0 - 35% Choice       57     63.8     767-767       767   185.31-185.31   185.31
Total all grades  59,495     64.0     635-1,008     829   178.57-219.54   191.84
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    9,846     63.3     692-1,033     865   175.23-213.95   198.84
65 - 80% Choice    2,788     63.1     601-975       834   174.35-197.25   189.16
35 - 65% Choice    4,025     63.6     633-929       821   166.82-197.25   186.08
 0 - 35% Choice      878     63.3     674-903       828   172.76-190.00   185.35
Total all grades  17,537     63.3     601-1,033     848   166.82-213.95   193.70
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades 190,228     63.9     601-1,145     880   166.82-219.54   190.91
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice    4,682     64.0     650-1,021     869   167.13-194.78   189.22
65 - 80% Choice    7,726     64.1     697-1,123     843   160.48-193.55   187.99
35 - 65% Choice    5,525     63.8     682-1,125     831   154.94-191.04   185.44
 0 - 35% Choice    1,773     59.9     699-1,062     911   153.24-188.11   165.90
Total all grades  19,706     63.6     650-1,125     852   153.24-194.78   185.58
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice   10,053     61.4     646-973       842   171.43-195.25   185.70
65 - 80% Choice    5,461     60.8     646-924       842   167.97-187.86   181.35
35 - 65% Choice    6,383     61.4     758-916       832   160.00-186.58   178.78
 0 - 35% Choice      384     61.4     625-822       781   162.09-181.58   176.51
Total all grades  22,281     61.3     625-973       838   160.00-195.25   182.49

                            FORMULA NET:  Live Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice    2,378     63.2   1,334-1,579   1,489   118.97-135.49   122.22
65 - 80% Choice    5,811     63.2   1,178-1,566   1,447   117.02-121.00   119.99
35 - 65% Choice    5,277     63.4   1,230-1,575   1,393   115.05-124.00   118.83
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades  13,466     63.3   1,178-1,579   1,433   115.05-135.49   119.93
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    2,665     63.2   1,252-1,467   1,329   118.25-138.99   123.83
65 - 80% Choice    2,420     62.9   1,051-1,421   1,314   118.17-121.00   120.02
35 - 65% Choice    1,017     63.1   1,106-1,289   1,239   118.00-124.00   119.24
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   6,102     63.1   1,051-1,467   1,308   118.00-138.99   121.56
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    1,920     62.1   1,129-1,566   1,360   115.00-148.90   132.43
65 - 80% Choice    1,785     63.3   1,180-1,516   1,343   117.12-123.00   119.61
35 - 65% Choice    2,129     63.1   1,116-1,450   1,268   115.82-124.00   119.24
 0 - 35% Choice    1,067     63.6   1,047-1,300   1,219   116.98-119.00   118.50
Total all grades   6,901     62.9   1,047-1,566   1,305   115.00-148.90   122.89
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades  26,469     63.1   1,047-1,579   1,371   115.00-148.90   121.08
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.  
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      211     60.3   1,217-1,465   1,366   101.77-105.00   103.72
65 - 80% Choice      952     61.4   1,309-1,477   1,386   103.76-109.50   106.62
35 - 65% Choice      673     61.0   1,212-1,449   1,362   102.09-109.00   106.01
 0 - 35% Choice       87     62.1   1,340-1,340   1,340   105.94-105.94   105.94
Total all grades   1,923     61.2   1,212-1,477   1,374   101.77-109.50   106.06

                       NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Dressed Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice    5,008     63.3     657-1,067     946   173.23-197.17   191.08
65 - 80% Choice    2,147     63.3     606-1,012     888   165.13-197.91   187.59
35 - 65% Choice    1,278     64.5     694-960       880   185.53-193.59   191.63
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   8,433     63.5     606-1,067     921   165.13-197.91   190.27
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    4,735     62.9     680-961       847   163.46-201.81   192.85
65 - 80% Choice    2,399     63.6     721-944       816   179.62-193.06   190.87
35 - 65% Choice      467     63.2     663-913       791   177.23-194.32   184.81
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   7,601     63.1     663-961       834   163.46-201.81   191.73
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    4,729     62.7     714-1,069     832   168.14-210.30   190.47
65 - 80% Choice    1,321     61.5     714-1,013     828   166.52-194.21   186.53
35 - 65% Choice      503     62.7     707-913       808   164.23-194.36   184.26
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   6,553     62.4     707-1,069     830   164.23-210.30   189.20
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades  22,587     63.1     606-1,069     865   163.46-210.30   190.45
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice       38     62.1     865-865       865   184.96-184.96   184.96
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades      38     62.1     865-865       865   184.96-184.96   184.96
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    3,687     59.6     728-996       875   140.87-178.54   150.19
65 - 80% Choice      743     59.7     594-909       820   137.71-169.27   153.00
35 - 65% Choice      602     59.8     757-857       823   130.95-170.30   152.32
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   5,032     59.7     594-996       861   130.95-178.54   150.86

                        NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Live Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice       69     62.7   1,428-1,428   1,428   118.89-118.89   118.89
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice      177     63.8   1,491-1,491   1,491   117.16-117.16   117.16
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades     246     63.5   1,428-1,491   1,473   117.16-118.89   117.65
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice       65     62.6   1,119-1,119   1,119   117.89-117.89   117.89
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades      65     62.6   1,119-1,119   1,119   117.89-117.89   117.89
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.  
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades     311     63.3   1,119-1,491   1,399   117.16-118.89   117.70
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice       42     64.8   1,283-1,283   1,283   122.00-122.00   122.00
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades      42     64.8   1,283-1,283   1,283   122.00-122.00   122.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.  

                      FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Dressed Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice    4,190     64.1     839-1,080     959   144.34-200.91   179.86
65 - 80% Choice    7,904     64.4     739-1,018     953   150.64-195.91   182.37
35 - 65% Choice    1,235     64.4     748-984       911   154.39-190.45   181.35
 0 - 35% Choice      201     64.3     897-897       897   181.01-181.01   181.01
Total all grades  13,530     64.3     739-1,080     950   144.34-200.91   181.48
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    4,903     64.1     800-1,012     888   161.04-198.78   182.23
65 - 80% Choice    1,274     63.5     785-936       857   160.00-192.21   175.15
35 - 65% Choice      445     64.2     676-955       830   158.17-189.16   182.71
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   6,622     64.0     676-1,012     878   158.17-198.78   180.90
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      485     62.8     771-901       853   155.25-207.67   187.65
65 - 80% Choice    1,356     62.1     747-893       825   149.18-189.52   177.94
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   1,841     62.3     747-901       832   149.18-207.67   180.50
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades  21,993     64.1     676-1,080     919   144.34-207.67   181.22
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice      932     64.1     837-934       913   166.44-190.39   175.10
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades     932     64.1     837-934       913   166.44-190.39   175.10
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    7,496     60.3     741-1,043     833   139.55-195.12   169.01
65 - 80% Choice    2,713     59.2     696-926       835   139.62-180.28   162.96
35 - 65% Choice    1,054     59.5     700-916       810   134.48-175.62   158.58
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades  11,263     60.0     696-1,043     831   134.48-195.12   166.58

                        FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Live Basis

                  Head    Wtd Avg       Weight     Avg       Price       Avg Net
                  Count  Dress Pct      Range       Wt       Range        Price
STEER
Over 80% Choice    2,338     63.4   1,389-1,665   1,521    98.69-132.80   118.86
65 - 80% Choice      953     63.3   1,179-1,564   1,395    98.65-123.26   116.61
35 - 65% Choice    2,713     63.6   1,283-1,574   1,373   100.57-121.00   111.86
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   6,004     63.5   1,179-1,665   1,434    98.65-132.80   115.34
HEIFER
Over 80% Choice    2,272     63.2   1,215-1,554   1,440    95.52-121.10   107.33
65 - 80% Choice      203     63.5   1,283-1,283   1,283   109.57-109.57   109.57
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades   2,475     63.3   1,215-1,554   1,428    95.52-121.10   107.51
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice      338     63.3   1,223-1,486   1,387   103.79-133.87   125.70
65 - 80% Choice       40     63.5   1,091-1,091   1,091   101.95-101.95   101.95
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades     378     63.3   1,091-1,486   1,356   101.95-133.87   123.19
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
Total all grades   8,857     63.4   1,091-1,665   1,429    95.52-133.87   113.49
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
Over 80% Choice      526     63.2   1,220-1,590   1,528    99.76-104.38   101.53
65 - 80% Choice      156     62.9   1,255-1,255   1,255   113.33-113.33   113.33
35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades     682     63.1   1,220-1,590   1,465    99.76-113.33   104.23
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
35 - 65% Choice      266     60.3   1,346-1,414   1,404   109.45-115.62   114.72
 0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
Total all grades     266     60.3   1,346-1,414   1,404   109.45-115.62   114.72

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REGIONAL SECTION:
                      ALL STEERS AND HEIFERS (BEEF BREEDS)
                             FORMULA: Dressed Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                60,432    49,311        849    188.85    194.27
KANSAS                  54,671    54,109        881    190.02    195.36
NEBRASKA                29,346    23,112        920    193.61    195.32
COLORADO                18,793    13,522        900    193.57    197.39
WESTERN CORNBELT         9,840     6,834        912    192.21    192.58
 TOTAL 5-AREA          172,104   146,266        880    190.72    195.04
N.CENTRAL/E.MT           3,489     2,519        913    199.53    200.55
WESTERN STATES          12,580     9,579        879    190.96    193.76
EASTERN CORNBELT           449       709        835    192.96    190.73
NORTHEASTERN STATE         394        73        829    189.38    195.54

                               FORMULA: Live Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                14,021    12,758      1,317    120.82    123.43
KANSAS                   4,517     4,756      1,406    120.92    122.82
NEBRASKA                 5,270     5,021      1,449    121.02    122.56
COLORADO                 2,251     1,026      1,458    121.54    120.55
WESTERN CORNBELT           234       418      1,322    136.85    130.45
 TOTAL 5-AREA           26,293    23,979      1,371    121.08    123.12
N.CENTRAL/E.MT
WESTERN STATES             112       193      1,395    118.97    121.00
EASTERN CORNBELT
NORTHEASTERN STATE          64                1,485    122.54

                             CONTRACT: Dressed Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                 6,111     3,656        917    182.39    194.23
KANSAS                   3,020     4,597        931    189.39    195.77
NEBRASKA                 2,618     4,896        872    183.44    180.73
COLORADO                 2,875     1,783        916    176.28    177.55
WESTERN CORNBELT         5,936     7,784        941    177.93    177.63
 TOTAL 5-AREA           20,480    22,636        921    181.39    184.64
N.CENTRAL/E.MT             685     1,272        901    175.20    165.25
WESTERN STATES             238       115        870    182.21    188.94
EASTERN CORNBELT                     116                         178.38
NORTHEASTERN STATE         510       441        895    181.23    179.63

                              CONTRACT: Live Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                 2,277     1,679      1,344    110.48    118.50
KANSAS                     220        35      1,551    114.99    115.52
NEBRASKA                 1,624     1,510      1,417    118.40    123.37
COLORADO                   682       346      1,339    120.49    119.00
WESTERN CORNBELT         2,251     1,679      1,500    116.07    113.47
 TOTAL 5-AREA            7,014     5,249      1,418    115.27    118.30
N.CENTRAL/E.MT           1,675     1,660      1,482    106.00    101.29
WESTERN STATES
EASTERN CORNBELT           128       174      1,413    117.49    112.58
NORTHEASTERN STATE

                         NEGOTIATED GRID: Dressed Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                 2,092     2,307        777    191.23    192.87
KANSAS                     413       165        909    184.51    193.72
NEBRASKA                 8,422     1,372        906    191.11    195.29
COLORADO                    49        31        827    166.38    181.58
WESTERN CORNBELT         5,983     1,004        874    191.82    191.45
 TOTAL 5-AREA           16,740     4,721        880    191.11    193.13
N.CENTRAL/E.MT           2,139     1,530        866    191.87    193.49
WESTERN STATES             166                  769    202.37
EASTERN CORNBELT         2,044     1,507        797    187.50    187.73
NORTHEASTERN STATE       1,120       683        811    181.60    181.87

                           NEGOTIATED GRID: Live Basis
                          Head       Week     Avg 	 Avg     Week
                          Count      Ago      Weight   Price	 Ago
TX/OK/NM                   242                1,391    117.36
KANSAS                                31                         122.00
NEBRASKA                    69       120      1,428    118.89    123.60
COLORADO
WESTERN CORNBELT
 TOTAL 5-AREA              311       151      1,399    117.70    123.27
N.CENTRAL/E.MT
WESTERN STATES
EASTERN CORNBELT
NORTHEASTERN STATE


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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
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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