Advice and Tips

Central U.S. Daily Direct Feedlot Slaughter Cattle Report

SJ_LS831  

St. Joseph, MO   Thu Oct 9, 2014    USDA Market News Service



Central U.S. Daily Direct Feedlot Slaughter Cattle Report as of 3:30 pm



Today's Reported Sales Volume:    500   

Today's Estimated Sales Volume: 2,000 

  

  On Thursday negotiated cash trade is limited on light demand in Iowa with a 

few early sales at 164.00 live, and 258.00 dressed. All other trading regions are 

mostly inactive.

  Boxed Beef cutout values firm on fairly good demand and moderate offerings. 

Choice closed up .51 at 247.06, and Select closed up .37 at 234.85 on 197 total 

loads. The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter steer for today was 

estimated at 16.37 per cwt live, up 0.02 when compared to Wednesday’s value. The 

estimated cattle slaughter for Wednesday was 108,000. 



PRICES PAID:



            LIVE                    DRESSED                 DRESSED

            STEER/HEIFER            STEER/HEIFER            STEER/HEIFER

            (CASH)                  (CASH)                  (GRID BASE)

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                                                             

TX/OK/NM    None                    None                    None             

                                                                             

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                                                             

KANSAS      None                    None                    None             

                                                                             

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                                                             

NEBRASKA    None                    None                    None             

                                                                             

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                                                             

COLORADO    None                    None                    None             

                                                                             

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

            Select and Choice       Select and Choice                        

IOWA        few, 164.00             few, 258.00             None             

                                                                             

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------



NOTE: For complete sales volume, price ranges and weighted averages, refer

to the Mandatory reports on the following web site and links:

http://www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage



All Negotiated grid based sales reported through the Mandatory

reporting program by packers are currently included under the National

Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Negotiated Purchases Reports as base prices

and again on the National Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Formula Purchases

Reports as net prices.



Included in this report are negotiated cash and negotiated grid prices

and volume collected from feedlots or their representatives cooperating

on a voluntary basis. This report will be released at 3:30pm daily and

more frequently during active trading periods.



Source:  USDA Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO

         Ph: 816-676-7000  email: stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov

         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/sj_ls831.txt

         www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage



1530c

No comments

Add new comment

(If you're a human, don't change the following field)
Your first name.
(If you're a human, don't change the following field)
Your first name.
(If you're a human, don't change the following field)
Your first name.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

Welcome

to our redesigned homepage!

Scroll Down for more stories