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Central U.S. Daily Direct Feedlot Slaughter Cattle Report

SJ_LS831       

St. Joseph, MO   Thu Oct 30, 2014    USDA Market News Service



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



Today's Reported Sales Volume:    none           

Today's Estimated Sales Volume:   none  

  

On Thursday negotiated cash trade was mostly inactive on light demand in all 

feeding regions. Thursday afternoon boxed beef cutout values were weak on light 

demand and offerings. Choice was down .28 at 253.35 with Select down .36 to 

close at 239.41 on 153 loads. The hide and offal value from a typical slaughter 

steer for today was estimated at 16.41 per cwt live, up 0.03 when compared to 

Wednesday's value. The estimated cattle slaughter for Thursday was reported at 

110,000. October CME live cattle contracts were up 1.50 to settle at 170.50 with 

December contracts up .57 to settle at 167.32.



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             

                                                                             

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

                                                                             

IOWA        None                    None                    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

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