National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Report - Negotiated Purchases - AM
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 12:42PM CDT
LM_CT113
St Joseph, MO    Fri Mar 15, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Morning
Primarily trade from previous afternoon

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:       3,718            Week ago:   21,177          Year ago:   11,395
Week to Date:   71,510            Week ago:   62,734          Year ago:   93,973

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:       1,575            Week ago:    6,471          Year ago:    1,189
Week to Date:   12,193            Week ago:   14,903          Year ago:   14,065


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      897     63.4   1,375-1,475  1,455.3  126.25-128.00  126.94
 65 - 80% Choice      114     62.0   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 35 - 65% Choice      112     62.0   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   1,123     63.1   1,375-1,475  1,444.2  126.25-128.00  126.95
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      216     62.4     806-901      844.2  200.00-204.00  202.98
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     216     62.4     806-901      844.2  200.00-204.00  202.98
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      355     63.2   1,225-1,350  1,302.5  126.00-128.50  127.22
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     355     63.2   1,225-1,350  1,302.5  126.00-128.50  127.22
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      334     62.6     796-840      814.5  203.00-204.00  203.29
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     334     62.6     796-840      814.5  203.00-204.00  203.29
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      268     62.9   1,350-1,400  1,361.0  127.00-130.00  127.43
 65 - 80% Choice      209     62.0   1,350-1,350  1,350.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     477     62.5   1,350-1,400  1,356.2  127.00-130.00  127.24
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      240     62.2     744-889      842.4  203.00-204.00  203.74
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     240     62.2     744-889      842.4  203.00-204.00  203.74
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades   1,955     63.0   1,225-1,475  1,397.0  126.00-130.00  127.07
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     790     62.4     744-901      831.1  200.00-204.00  203.34
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - DRESSED - DELIVERED
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 - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      232     62.2     830-959      938.5  204.00-205.00  204.16
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     232     62.2     830-959      938.5  204.00-205.00  204.16
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      476     62.3     713-889      815.8  204.00-207.00  204.93
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     476     62.3     713-889      815.8  204.00-207.00  204.93
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     708     62.3     713-959      856.0  204.00-207.00  204.68
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      672     59.7     798-870      844.2  158.00-163.00  161.79
 65 - 80% Choice       42     61.0     854-854      854.0  183.00-183.00  183.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice       21     59.0     826-826      826.0  158.00-158.00  158.00
 Total all grades     735     59.8     798-870      844.2  158.00-183.00  162.89
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.

NATIONAL - All States

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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