Kansas Weekly Directly Slaughter Cattle - Formula, Grid and Contract Purchases
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St Joseph, MO    Mon, Jan 01, 2018    USDA Market News Service

KANSAS WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT -
FORMULATED, FORWARD CONTRACT, AND NEGOTIATED GRID PURCHASES
For cattle priced during Week ending Sunday, 12/31/2017

                               DOMESTIC CATTLE ONLY
                       Dressed:   Live:  Total:  Total Week Ago: Total Year Ago:
Formula Net:            62,978    3,182    66,160        76,111         64,299
Negotiated Grid Net:       241       41       282           562            371
Forward Contract Net:    3,764    1,023     4,787         3,387          6,008

                             FORMULA NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice     10,285     754-1,043   952     64.3   184.14-202.99  192.43
 65 - 80% Choice     16,540     811-1,014   925     64.4   180.95-195.89  190.09
 35 - 65% Choice      6,660     805-983     910     64.5   177.87-191.67  188.84
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades    33,485     754-1,043   930     64.4   177.87-202.99  190.56
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice     17,130     709-977     844     64.4   187.79-204.79  193.65
 65 - 80% Choice      6,459     741-892     820     64.5   187.21-195.11  191.82
 35 - 65% Choice      1,218     721-879     839     65.1   181.85-192.28  190.46
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades    24,807     709-977     837     64.5   181.85-204.79  193.01
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice      1,261     747-937     837     64.2   190.26-204.15  195.42
 65 - 80% Choice        458     763-912     830     63.7   189.03-194.72  191.74
 35 - 65% Choice        465     716-860     808     63.5   186.71-191.09  189.50
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     2,184     716-937     830     63.9   186.71-204.15  193.39
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                     60,476     709-1,043   889     64.4   177.87-204.79  191.67
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 Over 80% Choice                   -                             -
 65 - 80% Choice        449     852-852     852     65.2   186.30-186.30  186.30
 35 - 65% Choice         96     792-792     792     64.6   190.09-190.09  190.09
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       545     792-852     841     65.1   186.30-190.09  186.97
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        127     820-886     867     62.1   172.78-185.59  181.96
 65 - 80% Choice        793     769-884     837     61.9   177.83-189.55  183.03
 35 - 65% Choice      1,037     742-861     824     61.2   178.90-186.23  183.14
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     1,957     742-886     832     61.6   172.78-189.55  183.02


                              FORMULA NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice        325   1,476-1,504  1,482    63.6   120.00-121.01  120.79
 65 - 80% Choice      1,183   1,353-1,510  1,413    63.7   120.05-121.05  120.39
 35 - 65% Choice         34   1,667-1,667  1,667    61.0   120.01-120.01  120.01
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     1,542   1,353-1,667  1,433    63.6   120.00-121.05  120.46
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice         37   1,377-1,377  1,377    64.1   120.00-120.00  120.00
 65 - 80% Choice        482   1,211-1,319  1,248    64.2   120.77-121.00  120.92
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       519   1,211-1,377  1,257    64.2   120.00-121.00  120.86
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        477   1,303-1,437  1,338    63.3   120.01-136.86  127.40
 65 - 80% Choice        417   1,298-1,509  1,443    63.0   116.05-121.00  120.00
 35 - 65% Choice         48   1,346-1,427  1,405    62.8   117.05-117.05  117.05
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       942   1,298-1,509  1,388    63.1   116.05-136.86  123.60
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      3,003   1,211-1,667  1,388    63.6   116.05-136.86  121.52
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice                   -                             -
 65 - 80% Choice         69   1,426-1,426  1,426    62.7   103.97-103.97  103.97
 35 - 65% Choice         71   1,275-1,357  1,313    61.6   101.19-104.03  102.71
  0 - 35% Choice         39   1,329-1,329  1,329    60.4   100.23-100.23  100.23
 Total all grades       179   1,275-1,426  1,360    61.8   100.23-104.03  102.66


                         NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
  No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice         15     914-914     914     63.1   195.82-195.82  195.82
 65 - 80% Choice        124     938-964     946     61.9   179.28-184.05  180.66
 35 - 65% Choice         23     827-827     827     63.3   182.03-182.03  182.03
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       162     827-964     926     62.2   179.28-195.82  182.26
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                        162     827-964     926     62.2   179.28-195.82  182.26
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice         33     874-874     874     63.2   161.46-161.46  161.46
 65 - 80% Choice         11     673-673     673     59.2   164.46-164.46  164.46
 35 - 65% Choice         35     791-791     791     60.9   158.86-158.86  158.86
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades        79     673-874     809     61.6   158.86-164.46  160.73


                          NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
  No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice         41   1,391-1,391  1,391    63.3   123.25-123.25  123.25
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades        41   1,391-1,391  1,391    63.3   123.25-123.25  123.25
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                         41   1,391-1,391  1,391    63.3   123.25-123.25  123.25
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                        FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice      1,377     866-992     949     64.7   184.69-203.15  188.50
 65 - 80% Choice        212     899-971     948     63.9   189.91-204.41  194.49
 35 - 65% Choice        219     885-956     918     65.3   178.65-182.94  180.63
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     1,808     866-992     945     64.7   178.65-204.41  188.25
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice      1,430     751-894     823     64.1   167.72-199.19  191.58
 65 - 80% Choice        190     840-840     840     63.8   189.85-189.85  189.85
 35 - 65% Choice        251     792-843     828     65.3   181.91-190.59  188.10
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     1,871     751-894     826     64.2   167.72-199.19  190.94
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice         85     848-848     848     65.6   194.98-194.98  194.98
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades        85     848-848     848     65.6   194.98-194.98  194.98
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      3,764     751-992     883     64.5   167.72-204.41  189.74
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                          FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice        178   1,608-1,608  1,608    63.0   118.83-118.83  118.83
 65 - 80% Choice        473   1,493-1,582  1,523    63.3   120.41-120.41  120.41
 35 - 65% Choice         62   1,460-1,460  1,460    65.3   118.00-118.00  118.00
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       713   1,460-1,608  1,539    63.4   118.00-120.41  119.81
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice                   -                             -
 65 - 80% Choice        310   1,346-1,353  1,350    63.4   120.41-120.41  120.41
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       310   1,346-1,353  1,350    63.4   120.41-120.41  120.41
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      1,023   1,346-1,608  1,482    63.4   118.00-120.41  119.99
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


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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