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Slaughter Cattle Review - Afternoon

LM_CT131

St. Joseph, MO    Tue, August 19, 2014    USDA Market News Service



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



So far for Tuesday in the Southern and Northern Plains negotiated cash trading has

been at a standstill. In the Western Cornbelt negotiated cash trading has been

inactive on very light demand. Not enough sales for a market trend. Last week in the

Texas Panhandle live sales sold at 155.00 on a very light test. In Kansas live sales

sold at 155.00. For the prior week in Nebraska live sales sold mostly from 154.00-

156.00 and dressed sales sold mostly from 244.00-245.00. In Colorado live sales sold 

at 157.00 on a very light test. For the previous weekin the Western Cornbelt live 

sales sold from 154.00-155.00 and dressed sales sold mostly at 240.00.



Negotiated sales:

Confirmed:         513            Week ago:    7,719          Year ago:      599

Week to Date:      799            Week ago:    9,397          Year ago:    1,510



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      153.00-153.00 avg 153.00         -       avg

65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg

Total all grades     153.00-153.00 avg 153.00         -       avg



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:        18,500

Weighted avg weight:               866

Weighted avg net price:         252.01





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)-676-7000 e-mail:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov

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



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