5 Area Daily Weighted Average Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated
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St Joseph, MO    Fri Feb 9, 2018     USDA Market News Service

5 AREA DAILY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED
Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
Recap for: Thursday, 2/8/2018

Head Count:        724   Week Ago:    2,251   Last Year:    14,192
Week to Date:    1,761   Week Ago:   75,039   Last Year:    81,360

                              LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice                    -              -
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades                   -              -
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         246   1,430-1,430   125.00-125.00   1,430    125.00
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades        246   1,430-1,430   125.00-125.00   1,430    125.00

                          DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice          96     882-984     198.00-202.00     967    201.33
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades         96     882-984     198.00-202.00     967    201.33
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice         314     841-841     198.00-198.00     841    198.00
 65 - 80% Choice                    -              -
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades        314     841-841     198.00-198.00     841    198.00

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED       Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer                 154          1,575         127.00
Live    Heifer                472          1,348         125.56
Dressed Steer                  96            967         201.33
Dressed Heifer                355            838         198.23

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              26,168          1,439         125.91
Live    Heifer             16,444          1,293         125.92
Dressed Steer              12,347            931         199.90
Dressed Heifer              7,945            846         199.96

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              32,916          1,415         119.75
Live    Heifer             23,777          1,313         119.18
Dressed Steer               4,781            906         190.06
Dressed Heifer              4,461            835         190.29


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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