Slaughter Cattle Review - Afternoon

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St. Joseph, MO    Fri, June 21, 2013    USDA Market News Service

Afternoon National Slaughter Cattle Review as of 2:00 pm Friday

Thus far for Friday in the Southern Plains and Colorado trading has been at a 
standstill. In Nebraska and Western Cornbelt trading has been limited on very light 
demand. Not enough sales for a market trend in any feeding region. Last week in the 
Southern Plains live sales sold at 120.00. In Nebraska live sales sold from 121.00-
121.50 and dressed sales at 195.00. In Colorado live sales sold at 121.00. In the 
Western Cornbelt the last reported market was on Thursday with live sales from 
121.00-122.00 and dressed sales from 192.00-195.00, mostly 192.00.

Negotiated sales:
Confirmed:       3,009            Week ago:   14,917          Year ago:   36,303
Week to Date:   38,678            Week ago:   27,024          Year ago:   63,373

Negotiated: prices paid for Domestic Slaughter steers and heifers:
(Information derived from the 5 area weighted average LM_CT100)

Live basis                 Steers                     Heifers
Over 80% Choice      122.50-122.50 avg 122.50   122.00-122.00 avg 122.00
65 - 80% Choice      121.00-122.00 avg 121.10   122.00-122.00 avg 122.00
35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg
Total all grades     121.00-122.50 avg 121.56   122.00-122.00 avg 122.00

Dressed basis              Steers                     Heifers
Over 80% Choice      194.00-194.00 avg 194.00         -       avg
65 - 80% Choice      191.00-194.00 avg 193.57   191.00-191.00 avg 191.00
35 - 65% Choice            -       avg          195.00-195.00 avg 195.00
0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg
Total all grades     191.00-194.00 avg 193.75   191.00-195.00 avg 192.90


Formula purchases: prices established thus far today for slaughtered 
cattle.

Beef Type:                   Domestic:
Head count priced today:        10,700
Weighted avg weight:               815
Weighted avg net price:         189.30

Covers transactions reported at 2:00 pm today.  Comments and market conditions
may include information gathered from voluntary sources, all prices, weights
and head counts are only those gathered through the mandatory reporting system.

Source:  USDA Market News Service, St Joseph, MO
         (816)-238-0678 or (816)-676-7000 e-mail:  stjoe.lgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/lm_ct131.txt

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