5 Area Daily Weighted Average Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Feb 11, 2019    USDA Market News Service

5 AREA DAILY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED
Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
Recap for: Friday, 2/8/2019

Head Count:     71,706   Week Ago:   80,536   Last Year:    64,618
Week to Date:   76,000   Week Ago:   84,796   Last Year:    66,379

                              LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice      12,980   1,225-1,600   123.00-127.00   1,502    124.96
 65 - 80% Choice       6,897   1,250-1,575   124.00-125.50   1,394    125.13
 35 - 65% Choice       2,150   1,200-1,525   125.00-125.50   1,322    125.09
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades     22,027   1,200-1,600   123.00-127.00   1,450    125.02
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice       8,197   1,175-1,500   123.00-127.00   1,358    124.90
 65 - 80% Choice       4,449   1,085-1,455   124.00-125.50   1,261    125.00
 35 - 65% Choice         374   1,075-1,315   125.00-125.00   1,197    125.00
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades     13,020   1,075-1,500   123.00-127.00   1,320    124.94

                          DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds
                       Head      Weight          Price        Avg      Avg
                       Count      Range          Range      Weight     Price
STEERS
 Over 80% Choice      10,171     778-1,003   198.00-203.50     924    199.98
 65 - 80% Choice       3,984     822-975     197.00-200.00     905    199.87
 35 - 65% Choice         505     837-947     200.00-200.00     885    200.00
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades     14,660     778-1,003   197.00-203.50     918    199.95
HEIFERS
 Over 80% Choice       4,605     682-928     198.00-204.00     822    200.04
 65 - 80% Choice       1,361     756-930     196.00-200.00     843    199.58
 35 - 65% Choice                    -              -
  0 - 35% Choice                    -              -
 Total all grades      5,966     682-930     196.00-204.00     827    199.93

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED       Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              23,111          1,449         124.98
Live    Heifer             13,861          1,317         124.88
Dressed Steer              15,442            918         199.88
Dressed Heifer              6,272            826         199.83

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              29,732          1,434         123.87
Live    Heifer             17,664          1,293         123.83
Dressed Steer              14,037            920         198.34
Dressed Heifer              6,990            852         198.17

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR    Head Count     Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live    Steer              24,131          1,459         126.15
Live    Heifer             16,286          1,329         126.03
Dressed Steer               9,620            922         200.30
Dressed Heifer              3,099            841         199.93


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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