Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle Auction (Fri)
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Feb 11, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL WEEKLY SLAUGHTER CATTLE - COMMITTED AND DELIVERED CATTLE
for week ending Sunday, 02/10/2019

                       Confirmed    Week Ago    Year Ago
Total Delivered          442,286     430,152     405,089
Total Committed          438,790     437,337     442,860

                         DELIVERED TO PLANTS - DOMESTIC
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              81,369      31,370         26
 Steer and Heifer                         81,213      29,856         99
 Other fed cattle                            156       1,514          2

NEGOTIATED GRID                          1,951      15,027          4
 Steer and Heifer                          1,951      12,013         82
 Other fed cattle                                      3,014         18

FORMULA                                 40,068     238,421         63
 Steer and Heifer                         36,676     220,142         92
 Other fed cattle                          3,392      18,279          8

FORWARD CONTRACT                         3,919      24,249          6
 Steer and Heifer                          3,919       9,637         48
 Other fed cattle                                     14,612         52

Packer Financing involved                            8,995          2
Delivered Location chosen by packer     45,776     192,273         54
Delivered Date chosen by packer        114,427     259,003         84

                         DELIVERED TO PLANTS - IMPORTED
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                     5,912          1
 Steer and Heifer                                      5,912        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by packer                  5,912          1
Delivered Date chosen by packer                      5,912          1

                 DELIVERED CATTLE:
REGION OF ORIGIN                      Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                     95,845
Kansas                                   102,614
Nebraska                                  88,203
Colorado                                  40,491
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                   48,439
North plains/Eastern Mountain             18,864
Western States                            26,749
Eastern Cornbelt                           9,408
Northeast                                  5,236
Southeast                                    525
Canada                                     5,912

    COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - DOMESTIC
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              58,725      39,550         22
 Steer and Heifer                         58,281      38,564         99
 Other fed cattle                            444         986          2

NEGOTIATED GRID                                     12,865          3
 Steer and Heifer                                      9,797         76
 Other fed cattle                                      3,068         24

FORMULA                                 35,202     245,417         64
 Steer and Heifer                         32,487     228,896         93
 Other fed cattle                          2,715      16,521          7

FORWARD CONTRACT                         5,440      30,784          8
 Steer and Heifer                          5,440      14,941         56
 Other fed cattle                                     15,843         44

Packer Financing involved                           10,499          2
Delivered Location chosen by packer     38,023     211,384         57
Delivered Date chosen by packer         86,265     278,588         83

    COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - IMPORTED
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID                                        832
 Steer and Heifer                                        832        100
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA                                                520
 Steer and Heifer                                        520        100
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                     9,455          2
 Steer and Heifer                                      9,455        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by packer                 10,807          3
Delivered Date chosen by packer                     10,807          3

       COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER):
REGION OF ORIGIN                      Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                    105,312
Kansas                                    80,303
Nebraska                                  75,983
Colorado                                  45,027
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                   61,508
North plains/Eastern Mountain             17,870
Western States                            24,971
Eastern Cornbelt                           9,792
Northeast                                  6,713
Southeast                                    504
Canada                                    10,807

CATTLE NUMBERS SCHEDULED TO BE SHIPPED OUT OF REGION FOR SLAUGHTER

REGION OF ORIGIN           NUMBER SHIPPED OUT OF REGION OF ORIGIN

Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico       13,295
Kansas                           6,956
Nebraska                        14,585



Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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