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Slaughter Cattle Review - Afternoon

LM_CT131

St. Joseph, MO    Thu, August 28, 2014    USDA Market News Service



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



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

all feeding regions. Last week in the Texas Panhandle live sale sold at 152.00. In 

Kansas for the previous week, live sales sold from 152.00-153.00. Last week in 

Nebraska live sales sold from 152.00-155.50 with dressed sales mostly at 242.00. In 

Colorado last week, live sales sold at 155.00. In the Western Cornbelt last week, 

live sales sold at 153.00 with dressed sales at 242.00.







Negotiated sales:

Confirmed:       1,200            Week ago:   13,047          Year ago:    1,117

Week to Date:    3,923            Week ago:   69,201          Year ago:    4,252



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      242.00-243.00 avg 242.81   240.00-240.00 avg 240.00

65 - 80% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

35 - 65% Choice            -       avg                -       avg

0 - 35% Choice             -       avg                -       avg

Total all grades     242.00-243.00 avg 242.81   240.00-240.00 avg 240.00





Formula purchases: prices established thus far today for slaughtered 

cattle.



Beef Type:                   Domestic:

Head count priced today:        17,100

Weighted avg weight:               864

Weighted avg net price:         241.13





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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