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Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle - Formulated and Forward Contract - Import

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St. Joseph, MO   Mon, Aug 18, 2014    USDA Market News Service



NATIONAL WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT - FORMULATED AND FORWARD CONTRACT

For Cattle Price During The Week Ending Sunday, 08/17/2014



                              IMPORTED CATTLE ONLY



                       Dressed:   Live:  Total:  Total Week Ago: Total Year Ago:

Formula Net:              1,161       0   1,161           561          1,321

Negotiated Grid Net:          0       0       0                          194

Forward Contract Net:     5,343       0   5,343         2,916          1,714

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                          FORMULA NET:  Dressed Basis



                   Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg        Price           Avg

                  Count  Dress Pct     Range       Wt        Range         Price

STEER

Over 80% Choice      277    63.7    896-901       897    251.03-260.62    252.48

65 - 80% Choice      196    63.1    878-878       878    251.03-251.03    251.03

35 - 65% Choice                        -                       -

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades     473    63.4    878-901       889    251.03-260.62    251.88

HEIFER

 No Reportable Trade.

MIXED STEER/HEIFER

Over 80% Choice       49    61.1    771-771       771    254.45-254.45    254.45

65 - 80% Choice                        -                       -

35 - 65% Choice                        -                       -

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades      49    61.1    771-771       771    254.45-254.45    254.45

ALL STEERS & HEIFERS

                     522    63.2    771-901       878    251.03-260.62    252.12

MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW

Over 80% Choice       44    65.5    875-875       875    250.35-250.35    250.35

65 - 80% Choice                        -                       -

35 - 65% Choice                        -                       -

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades      44    65.5    875-875       875    250.35-250.35    250.35

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER

Over 80% Choice      295    59.8    849-849       849    240.88-240.88    240.88

65 - 80% Choice       83    62.3    875-875       875    245.00-245.00    245.00

35 - 65% Choice      217    61.6    803-803       803    248.10-248.10    248.10

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades     595    60.8    803-875       836    240.88-248.10    244.09

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                            FORMULA NET:  Live Basis

 No Reportable Trade.

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                      NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Dressed Basis

 No Reportable Trade.

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                        NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Live Basis

 No Reportable Trade.

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                      FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Dressed Basis



                   Head    Wtd Avg     Weight     Avg        Price           Avg

                  Count  Dress Pct     Range       Wt        Range         Price

STEER

Over 80% Choice      576    63.1    836-950       872    205.21-252.62    218.20

65 - 80% Choice    1,208    64.6    811-922       876    204.76-234.56    214.75

35 - 65% Choice    1,843    63.5    830-944       902    200.53-221.82    206.89

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades   3,627    63.8    811-950       889    200.53-252.62    211.30

HEIFER

 No Reportable Trade.

MIXED STEER/HEIFER

Over 80% Choice      382    62.4    738-837       786    208.34-215.21    211.86

65 - 80% Choice      770    62.3    782-913       854    207.86-211.01    209.75

35 - 65% Choice                        -                       -

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades   1,152    62.4    738-913       832    207.86-215.21    210.45

ALL STEERS & HEIFERS

                   4,779    63.4    738-950       875    200.53-252.62    211.10

MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW

Over 80% Choice                        -                       -

65 - 80% Choice                        -                       -

35 - 65% Choice      564    63.4    776-776       776    198.80-198.80    198.80

 0 - 35% Choice                        -                       -

Total all grades     564    63.4    776-776       776    198.80-198.80    198.80

DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER

 No Reportable Trade.

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                       FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Live Basis

 No Reportable Trade.

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

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

           www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews



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