Slaughter Cattle Review - Morning

 Resize text         Printer-friendly version of this article Printer-friendly version of this article

LM_CT130
St. Joseph, MO    Tue, April 23, 2013    USDA Market News Service

Morning National Slaughter Cattle Review for Monday, 4/22/13

On Monday, negotiated cash trade was at a standstill in all major feeding 
regions. The last established market was last week.  In the Southern Plains, 
live sales sold at 126.00. In Nebraska, live sales sold from 126.00-127.00 and 
dressed sales sold from 200.00-202.00.  Last week in Colorado, live sales sold 
at 127.00. In the Western Cornbelt, live sales sold from 125.00-126.00 on a very 
light test. Dressed sales sold from 197.00-202.00.  


Negotiated sales:
Confirmed:    73,933    Week ago:           32,806    Year ago:           20,196
Wk to Date:   80,986    Week ago to Date:   81,149    Year ago to Date:  125,831

Negotiated, Formula and contract purchases delivered to packers today:
Today:        89,200    Week Ago:           90,900    Year Ago:           94,400
Wk to Date:   89,200    Week Ago to Date:   90,900    Year Ago to Date:   94,400

Negotiated, Formula and contract commitments today: (generally for slaughter
within 7 days)
Today:        90,900    Week Ago:           58,000    Year Ago:           92,700
Wk to Date:   90,900    Week Ago to Date:   58,000    Year Ago to Date:   92,700

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            -       avg                -       avg
65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg
Total all grades           -       avg                -       avg

Dressed basis              Steers                     Heifers
Over 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg
0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg
Total all grades           -       avg                -       avg

Formula purchases: prices established on previous reporting day for 
slaughtered cattle.

Beef Type:                   Domestic:
Head count priced today:        60,400
Weighted avg weight:               828
Weighted avg net price:         200.80


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_ct130.txt

1100c  staff





.


Related Articles

Sponsored Links


Comments (0) Leave a comment 

Name
e-Mail (required)
Location

Comment:

characters left


Kuhn SR 100 GII SpeedRakes®

The best just got better with the Kuhn SR 100 GII SpeedRakes. Refined styling, higher strength materials and improved options ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight