5 Area Daily Weighted Average Direct Slaughter Cattle – Negotiated

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, 3/8/2019

Head Count: 16,225 Week Ago: 102,975 Last Year: 10,075
Week to Date: 65,331 Week Ago: 104,645 Last Year: 124,928

LIVE FOB BASIS – Beef Breeds
Head Weight Price Avg Avg
Count Range Range Weight Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice 3,798 1,350-1,600 127.00-131.00 1,506 128.38
65 – 80% Choice 454 1,375-1,375 128.00-128.00 1,375 128.00
35 – 65% Choice – –
0 – 35% Choice – –
Total all grades 4,252 1,350-1,600 127.00-131.00 1,492 128.34
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice 1,556 1,225-1,380 126.50-130.00 1,328 127.62
65 – 80% Choice – –
35 – 65% Choice – –
0 – 35% Choice – –
Total all grades 1,556 1,225-1,380 126.50-130.00 1,328 127.62

DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS – Beef Breeds
Head Weight Price Avg Avg
Count Range Range Weight Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice 2,831 822-1,032 204.00-207.00 939 205.32
65 – 80% Choice 795 828-930 204.00-205.00 895 204.96
35 – 65% Choice 80 828-828 205.00-205.00 828 205.00
0 – 35% Choice – –
Total all grades 3,706 822-1,032 204.00-207.00 927 205.24
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice 1,931 723-915 204.00-207.00 830 205.05
65 – 80% Choice 204 760-806 205.00-205.00 768 205.00
35 – 65% Choice – –
0 – 35% Choice – –
Total all grades 2,135 723-915 204.00-207.00 824 205.04

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED Head Count Avg Weight Avg Price
Live Steer 20,495 1,424 128.15
Live Heifer 13,718 1,303 128.01
Dressed Steer 9,730 889 205.07
Dressed Heifer 4,678 817 204.78

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK Head Count Avg Weight Avg Price
Live Steer 34,426 1,443 128.22
Live Heifer 26,926 1,301 128.06
Dressed Steer 16,511 916 205.07
Dressed Heifer 8,771 824 204.92

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR Head Count Avg Weight Avg Price
Live Steer 46,299 1,429 126.79
Live Heifer 27,243 1,300 126.60
Dressed Steer 16,609 916 203.88
Dressed Heifer 8,079 855 204.20

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO

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