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Canadian Livestock Prices and Slaughter Figures

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Des Moines, IA    Fri Nov 14, 2014    USDA Market News



Canadian Livestock Prices and Federal Inspected Slaughter Figures



Info for Week Ending   November 7, 2014



Area:       Alberta Direct Sales, 4% Shrink

Slaughter Steers, mostly Select 1-2, 1000-1200 lbs                      153.59

Slaughter Heifers, mostly Select 1-2, 850-1050 lbs                    No Quote



Area:       Alberta Auctions

Slaughter Cows, Cutter and Utility 1-3, 1100-1400 lbs                   111.22



Area:       Ontario Auctions

Slaughter Steers, mostly Select 1-2, 1000-1200 lbs                      151.65

Slaughter Heifers, mostly Select 1-2, 850-1050 lbs                      150.29

Slaughter Cows, Cutter and Utility 1-3, 1100-1400 lbs                    97.47



Average Feeder Cattle Prices:

Steers:             Alberta              Saskatchewan           Manitoba

               11/07/14   10/31/14   11/07/14   10/31/14   11/07/14   10/31/14

501-600 lbs      246.21     246.60     250.05     247.35     250.54     247.66

601-700 lbs      230.06     230.33     230.71     229.13     232.89     233.09

701-800 lbs      219.44     218.21     216.47     216.15     218.25     213.91

801-900 lbs      209.35     209.68     204.86     206.75     207.77     201.31



Heifers:

401-500 lbs      248.74     247.92     250.47     246.74     249.52     242.99

501-600 lbs      225.40     224.70     224.80     224.11     230.24     226.74

601-700 lbs      211.12     211.17     208.36     209.42     212.14     210.69

701-800 lbs      203.84     204.12     195.02     196.78     195.19     197.69



Province Ontario

No.2 220-240lbs Hogs, quoted by Provincial Board              60.79



Source:  CanFax, http://www.canfax.ca





All prices have been converted to U.S. $/CWT.

Exchange Rate: Canadian dollar equivalent to $0.8827 U.S. dollars

Grades changed to approximate U.S. equivalents



Canadian Federally Inspected Slaughter

               Current   Week Ago   Year Ago        YTD        YTD    %Change

               11/01/14   10/25/14   11/02/13       2014       2013

Cattle:          54,998     49,067     55,904  2,285,810  2,194,709       4.2%

Calves:           3,650      3,628      3,969    171,111    178,093      -3.9%

Sheep:            3,981      3,004      2,820    141,708    141,714       0.0%

Hogs:           404,002    406,812    404,678 16,490,895 16,780,834      -1.7%









Source:     Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

            USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA

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