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Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases - Summary



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St Joseph, MO    Thu May 15, 2014    USDA Market News Service



NATIONAL DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary

Roundup for: Wednesday, 05/14/2014



On Wednesday negotiated cash trade was mostly inactive on light demand in the 

Southern and Northern Plains. Trade was limited on light to moderate demand in the 

Western Cornbelt. Not enough sales in any region for an adequate test. The latest 

established market in all regions was Friday with live sales in the Texas Panhandle 

and Kansas sold at mostly 146.00, and a few in Kansas up to 148.00. Nebraska live 

sales were mostly 149.00, with dressed sales at mostly 236.00-237.00. Colorado live 

sales were 149.00. In Iowa-Minnesota live sales ranged from 148.00-150.00, with 

dressed sales from 234.00-238.00.



Domestic source only. Live sales based on net weights FOB the feedlot after a

3-4% shrink. Dressed sales based on hot carcass weights delivered to the plant.



NEGOTIATED CASH:

Confirmed:       2,389            Week ago:    3,025          Year ago:    6,653

Week to Date:    7,129            Week ago:    7,751          Year ago:    9,832



NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:

Confirmed:       1,439            Week ago:    1,452          Year ago:    1,786

Week to Date:    5,734            Week ago:    5,509          Year ago:    7,908





NEGOTIATED CASH SALES

(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)



                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg

                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price

STEER - LIVE - FOB

 Over 80% Choice       88     63.2   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  147.50-147.50  147.50

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      88     63.2   1,300-1,300  1,300.0  147.50-147.50  147.50

STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice       37     64.0     832-832      832.0  238.00-238.00  238.00

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      37     64.0     832-832      832.0  238.00-238.00  238.00

HEIFER - LIVE - FOB

 Over 80% Choice      128     64.5   1,150-1,225  1,183.4  150.00-151.00  150.34

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades     128     64.5   1,150-1,225  1,183.4  150.00-151.00  150.34

HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -

 65 - 80% Choice       29     63.0     803-803      803.3  234.00-234.00  234.00

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      29     63.0     803-803      803.3  234.00-234.00  234.00

MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB

 Over 80% Choice       84     63.5   1,375-1,375  1,375.0  148.00-148.00  148.00

 65 - 80% Choice      710     63.2   1,225-1,465  1,327.7  147.00-147.50  147.14

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades     794     63.2   1,225-1,465  1,332.7  147.00-148.00  147.23

MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice       80     62.5     812-812      812.0  234.00-234.00  234.00

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      80     62.5     812-812      812.0  234.00-234.00  234.00

ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB

 Total all grades   1,010     63.4   1,150-1,465  1,310.9  147.00-151.00  147.65

ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Total all grades     146     63.0     803-832      815.3  234.00-238.00  235.01

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB

 Over 80% Choice       70     60.7   1,375-1,475  1,423.6  136.50-138.00  137.27

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      70     60.7   1,375-1,475  1,423.6  136.50-138.00  137.27

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice       88     61.3     744-812      788.7  225.00-229.00  226.81

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      88     61.3     744-812      788.7  225.00-229.00  226.81

MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 

 No Reportable Trade.



NEGOTIATED GRID BASE PRICE SALES: FINAL NET PRICES TO BE DETERMINED LATER AND

SHOWN ON THE LM_CT109 FORMULATED PURCHASES REPORT

(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)



                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg

                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price

STEER - LIVE - FOB

 No Reportable Trade.

STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice       23     63.0     819-819      819.0  240.00-240.00  240.00

 65 - 80% Choice       52     63.6     793-903      875.5  238.00-240.00  238.50

 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      75     63.4     793-903      858.2  238.00-240.00  238.96

HEIFER 

 No Reportable Trade.

MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB

 No Reportable Trade.

MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice      265     63.3     736-857      811.2  236.00-238.00  236.57

 65 - 80% Choice      235     61.7     738-781      767.0  235.00-238.00  236.33

 35 - 65% Choice       80     62.9     910-950      931.5  236.00-236.00  236.00

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades     580     62.6     736-950      809.9  235.00-238.00  236.39

ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB

 Total all grades                         -                      -

ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Total all grades     655     62.7     736-950      815.4  235.00-240.00  236.69

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB

 No Reportable Trade.

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice      517     60.0     775-838      781.3  220.00-233.00  225.75

 65 - 80% Choice      136     60.7     763-829      798.8  229.00-235.00  232.65

 35 - 65% Choice       11     61.0     823-823      823.5  233.00-233.00  233.00

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades     664     60.2     763-838      785.6  220.00-235.00  227.29

MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - LIVE - FOB

 No Reportable Trade.

MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - DRESSED - DELIVERED

 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -

 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -

 35 - 65% Choice       85     62.4     720-877      807.1  234.00-238.00  236.21

  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -

 Total all grades      85     62.4     720-877      807.1  234.00-238.00  236.21



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

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

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