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Slaughter Cattle Review - Afternoon

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St. Joseph, MO    Mon, August 11, 2014    USDA Market News Service



Afternoon National Slaughter Cattle Review as of 2:00 pm Monday



Thus far for Monday, negotiated cash trade was mostly inactive on light demand in all 

feeding regions. The latest established market in the Texas Panhandle was last week, 

with live sales from 158.00-160.00. In Kansas for the previous week, live sales sold 

at 160.00. Last week in Nebraska, live sales sold from 158.00-164.00 with dressed 

sales mostly from 250.00-252.00. In Colorado last week, live sales sold from 160.00-

160.50. In the Western Cornbelt last week, live sales sold from 157.00-160.50 with 

dressed sales mostly from 248.00-250.00. 



Negotiated sales:

Confirmed:         428            Week ago:       56          Year ago:      884

Week to Date:      428            Week ago:       56          Year ago:      884



Negotiated: prices paid for Domestic Slaughter steers and heifers:

(Information derived from the 5 area weighted average LM_CT100)



Live basis                 Steers                     Heifers

Over 80% Choice            -       avg          158.00-158.00 avg 158.00

65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg

Total all grades           -       avg          158.00-158.00 avg 158.00



Dressed basis              Steers                     Heifers

Over 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg

Total all grades           -       avg                -       avg





Formula purchases: prices established thus far today for slaughtered 

cattle.



Beef Type:                   Domestic:

Head count priced today:        33,000

Weighted avg weight:               837

Weighted avg net price:         257.29





Covers transactions reported at 2:00 pm today.  Comments and market conditions

may include information gathered from voluntary sources, all prices, weights

and head counts are only those gathered through the mandatory reporting system.



Source:  USDA Market News Service, St Joseph, MO

         (816)-238-0678 or (816)-676-7000 e-mail:  stjoe.lgmn@ams.usda.gov

         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/lm_ct131.txt



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