Kansas Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Thu Mar 08, 2018    USDA Market News Service

KANSAS DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Wednesday, 03/07/2018

On Wednesday and into Thursday morning trading and demand were moderate. Thus far
for the week live cash trades have been fully steady at 126.00 when compared to last
week.

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:       1,295            Week ago:   12,896          Year ago:   24,282
Week to Date:    4,351            Week ago:   16,828          Year ago:   27,067

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:          39            Week ago:      115          Year ago:      159
Week to Date:       78            Week ago:      461          Year ago:      196


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
STEER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice      142     62.9   1,300-1,350  1,322.9  126.00-126.00  126.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     142     62.9   1,300-1,350  1,322.9  126.00-126.00  126.00
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice       38     64.3     900-900      900.2  204.00-204.00  204.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      38     64.3     900-900      900.2  204.00-204.00  204.00
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      311     63.8   1,150-1,165  1,160.4  126.00-126.00  126.00
 65 - 80% Choice      769     63.3   1,220-1,265  1,240.4  126.00-126.00  126.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   1,080     63.5   1,150-1,265  1,217.3  126.00-126.00  126.00
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice       35     62.5   1,225-1,225  1,225.0  126.00-126.00  126.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      35     62.5   1,225-1,225  1,225.0  126.00-126.00  126.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades   1,257     63.4   1,150-1,350  1,229.5  126.00-126.00  126.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades      38     64.3     900-900      900.2  204.00-204.00  204.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 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
STEER 
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice       39     62.5     859-859      859.4  205.00-205.00  205.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      39     62.5     859-859      859.4  205.00-205.00  205.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades                         -                      -
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades      39     62.5     859-859      859.4  205.00-205.00  205.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trade.

KANSAS - KS

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   1,434        1,408.50          126.00
 Live    Heifer                  1,823        1,241.50          126.00
 Dressed Steer                      38          900.20          204.00
 Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   6,995        1,356.50          126.16
 Live    Heifer                  6,426        1,254.30          126.05
 Dressed Steer                     114          882.50          204.00
 Dressed Heifer

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   9,207        1,370.60          124.22
 Live    Heifer                 12,708        1,244.40          124.38
 Dressed Steer                     300          866.50          200.11
 Dressed Heifer                     80          784.20          202.00

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
     1257    126.00-126.49             38        204.00-204.49



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