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USDA-LM: Nebraska Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases

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


NEBRASKA WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
For Week Ending Sunday, 12/3/2017

On Thursday, trade and demand were moderate in Nebraska with light to moderate trade 
on Friday. For the week in Nebraska, live purchases traded mostly 1.00 higher ranging 
from 119.00-121.00, bulk at 121.00. Dressed purchases for the week traded steady to 
2.00 higher at 190.00. 

NEGOTIATED CASH:
Confirmed for the week: 32,466   Week ago: 29,422   Year ago: 32,838
NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed for the week: 4,494    Week ago: 3,959    Year ago: 3,150

                             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     7,895   62.8  1,425-1,575  1,513  117.00-121.50  120.67
 65 - 80% Choice     1,839   63.2  1,350-1,550  1,465  118.00-121.00  120.33
 35 - 65% Choice       216   61.5  1,200-1,200  1,200  118.00-118.00  118.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    9,950   62.9  1,200-1,575  1,497  117.00-121.50  120.55
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        74   62.2  1,565-1,565  1,565  120.00-120.00  120.00
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       74   62.2  1,565-1,565  1,565  120.00-120.00  120.00
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice     4,529   63.6    811-992      940  188.00-190.00  189.87
 65 - 80% Choice     2,625   63.7    803-985      942  190.00-190.00  190.00
 35 - 65% Choice       954   62.9    897-929      921  190.00-190.00  190.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    8,108   63.5    803-992      939  188.00-190.00  189.93
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 Over 80% Choice       847   63.3    933-980      951  191.00-192.00  191.92
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      847   63.3    933-980      951  191.00-192.00  191.92


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice     3,863   63.3  1,225-1,445  1,341  119.00-121.50  120.02
 65 - 80% Choice     2,456   63.2  1,175-1,420  1,276  119.00-121.50  119.90
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    6,319   63.2  1,175-1,445  1,316  119.00-121.50  119.97
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice     1,639   63.1    781-915      841  188.00-190.00  189.80
 65 - 80% Choice     1,245   63.5    807-905      835  190.00-190.00  190.00
 35 - 65% Choice       943   63.2    746-803      764  190.00-190.00  190.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    3,827   63.2    746-915      820  188.00-190.00  189.92
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 Over 80% Choice        78   63.3    886-886      886  192.00-192.00  192.00
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       78   63.3    886-886      886  192.00-192.00  192.00


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice       806   62.8  1,400-1,550  1,433  119.00-121.00  120.26
 65 - 80% Choice       674   63.2  1,250-1,350  1,328  120.50-121.00  120.62
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    1,480   63.0  1,250-1,550  1,385  119.00-121.00  120.43
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        90   63.3  1,385-1,385  1,385  120.00-120.00  120.00
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       90   63.3  1,385-1,385  1,385  120.00-120.00  120.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       969   63.1    803-944      855  190.00-190.00  190.00
 65 - 80% Choice       335   63.1    834-915      860  190.00-190.00  190.00
 35 - 65% Choice       137   63.0    849-897      878  190.00-190.00  190.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    1,441   63.1    803-944      858  190.00-190.00  190.00
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           17,749   63.0  1,175-1,575  1,423  117.00-121.50  120.33

 LIVE DELIVERED        164   62.8  1,385-1,565  1,466  120.00-120.00  120.00

 DRESSED DELIVERED  13,376   63.4    746-992      896  188.00-190.00  189.93

 DRESSED FOB           925   63.3    886-980      945  191.00-192.00  191.93


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       160   59.3    795-796      796  160.00-160.00  160.00
 65 - 80% Choice        92   59.0    796-855      845  160.00-160.00  160.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      252   59.2    795-855      814  160.00-160.00  160.00
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     2,189   63.4    843-992      939  190.00-190.00  190.00
 65 - 80% Choice       185   62.5    828-828      828  190.00-190.00  190.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    2,374   63.4    828-992      931  190.00-190.00  190.00
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade.


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice     1,495   62.6    781-992      823  190.00-193.00  190.49
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    1,495   62.6    781-992      823  190.00-193.00  190.49
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 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       294   63.5    781-903      857  190.00-190.00  190.00
 65 - 80% Choice        85   62.6    834-838      835  189.00-190.00  189.81
 35 - 65% Choice       246   61.4    793-879      838  190.00-190.00  190.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      625   62.5    781-903      847  189.00-190.00  189.97
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   4,494   63.0    781-992      883  189.00-193.00  190.16

 DRESSED FOB                            -                    -


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: 
 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           9,950          1,497.00          $120.55
 Live      Heifer          6,319          1,315.50          $119.97
 Dressed   Steer           8,108            938.60          $189.93
 Dressed   Heifer          3,827            820.00          $189.92

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK   Head Count     Avg Weight        Avg Price
 Live      Steer           8,735          1,475.40          $119.98
 Live      Heifer          5,019          1,314.00          $119.74
 Dressed   Steer           3,830            938.50          $188.79
 Dressed   Heifer          1,746            850.60          $189.38

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR   Head Count     Avg Weight        Avg Price
 Live      Steer           9,082          1,484.90          $114.02
 Live      Heifer          7,301          1,359.30          $113.64
 Dressed   Steer           8,209            955.30          $174.92
 Dressed   Heifer          4,638            873.40          $174.83


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                             Dressed Delivered
Head       Price                     Head       Price
110        117.00-117.49             453        188.00-188.49
0          117.50-117.99             0          188.50-188.99
401        118.00-118.49             0          189.00-189.49
0          118.50-118.99             0          189.50-189.99
2,019      119.00-119.49             12,923     190.00-190.49
1,791      119.50-119.99
3,382      120.00-120.49
714        120.50-120.99
8,734      121.00-121.49
598        121.50-121.99


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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