Central U.S. Daily Direct Feedlot Slaughter Cattle Report

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St. Joseph, MO    Thu, Nov 07, 2013    USDA Market News Service

Central U.S. Daily Direct Feedlot Slaughter Cattle Report as of 3:05 pm

Today’s Estimated Sales Volume:  17,000            

 Trading is limited in the Southern Plains and Nebraska on fairly light
demand. Isolated sales are trading 1.00 to 2.00 lower in the Texas Panhandle,
and 1.00 lower in Kansas and Nebraska at 131.00. Trading remains inactive in
most regions.
 Estimated cattle slaughter for Thursday was 119,000. Boxed beef cut-out 
values were called weak on light demand and light to moderate offerings.
Choice close down .57 at 203.99, and Select closed down .45 at 190.17 on
149 total loads.


PRICES PAID:

            LIVE                    DRESSED                 DRESSED
            STEER/HEIFER            STEER/HEIFER            STEER/HEIFER
            (CASH)                  (CASH)                  (GRID BASE)
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            Select and Choice                                                
TX/OK/NM    few, 131.00             None                    None             
                                                                             
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            Select and Choice                                                
KANSAS      few, 131.00             None                    None             
                                                                             
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            Select and Choice                                                
NEBRASKA    few, 131.00             None                    None             
                                                                             
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                             
COLORADO    None                    None                    None             
                                                                             
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                             
IOWA        None                    None                    None             
                                                                             
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NOTE: For complete sales volume, price ranges and weighted averages, refer
to the Mandatory reports on the following web site and links:
http://www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage

All Negotiated grid based sales reported through the Mandatory
reporting program by packers are currently included under the National
Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Negotiated Purchases Reports as base prices
and again on the National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Formula Purchases
Reports as net prices.

Included in this report are negotiated cash and negotiated grid prices
and volume collected from feedlots or their representatives cooperating
on a voluntary basis. This report will be released at 3:30pm daily and
more frequently during active trading periods.

Source:  USDA Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO
         Ph: 816-676-7000  email: stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/sj_ls831.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage

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