5 Area Weekly Wtd Avg Direct Slaughter Cattle

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St. Joseph, MO    Mon Mar 17, 2014    USDA Market News Service

5 AREA WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE
Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)
For: Week Ending Sunday, 3/16/2014

Confirmed:  87,954       Week Ago:  58,504         Year Ago:  69,708

                            LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds

                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg
                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice      4,977     1,350-1,550    146.50-152.00   1,435     149.88
65 - 80% Choice      9,922     1,214-1,550    147.00-152.00   1,406     151.11
35 - 65% Choice      7,138     1,165-1,500    146.00-152.00   1,301     148.44
 0 - 35% Choice        219     1,285-1,405    148.00-148.00   1,319     148.00
Total all grades    22,256     1,165-1,550    146.00-152.00   1,378     149.95
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice      7,124     1,200-1,450    147.00-152.00   1,378     151.09
65 - 80% Choice      6,628     1,125-1,400    147.00-152.00   1,277     150.08
35 - 65% Choice      5,217     1,030-1,450    146.00-152.00   1,213     148.59
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades    18,969     1,030-1,450    146.00-152.00   1,297     150.05

                        DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds

                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg
                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice      6,177       803-1,008    239.00-241.50     918     240.31
65 - 80% Choice      5,117       787-941      238.00-241.00     879     240.09
35 - 65% Choice      1,208       827-950      240.00-241.00     882     240.34
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades    12,502       787-1,008    238.00-241.50     898     240.22
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice      2,828       716-929      240.00-241.00     821     240.26
65 - 80% Choice      4,837       734-882      234.00-242.00     817     240.01
35 - 65% Choice      1,848       734-950      234.00-240.00     898     239.15
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades     9,513       716-950      234.00-242.00     834     239.91

                         LIVE DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds

                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg
                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice      1,406     1,300-1,500    147.00-152.00   1,441     150.42
65 - 80% Choice        532     1,300-1,425    149.00-150.00   1,323     149.91
35 - 65% Choice                     -               -
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades     1,938     1,300-1,500    147.00-152.00   1,408     150.28
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice                     -               -
65 - 80% Choice        474     1,175-1,325    149.00-152.00   1,261     150.47
35 - 65% Choice                     -               -
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades       474     1,175-1,325    149.00-152.00   1,261     150.47

                           DRESSED FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds

                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg
                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price
STEERS
Over 80% Choice      1,684       736-960      235.00-240.00     885     237.54
65 - 80% Choice                     -               -
35 - 65% Choice                     -               -
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades     1,684       736-960      235.00-240.00     885     237.54
HEIFERS
Over 80% Choice         38       850-850      239.00-239.00     850     239.00
65 - 80% Choice                     -               -
35 - 65% Choice                     -               -
 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -
Total all grades        38       850-850      239.00-239.00     850     239.00

WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGES
                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live FOB Steer          22,256          1,378         149.95
Live FOB Heifer         18,969          1,297         150.05
Dressed Del Steer       12,502            898         240.22
Dressed Del Heifer       9,513            834         239.91

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK
                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live FOB Steer          17,513          1,377         149.00
Live FOB Heifer         17,907          1,282         148.91
Dressed Del Steer        7,240            901         238.08
Dressed Del Heifer       3,302            828         237.69

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR
                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price
Live FOB Steer          16,313          1,377         126.66
Live FOB Heifer         17,630          1,261         126.69
Dressed Del Steer        9,537            882         200.46
Dressed Del Heifer       7,120            812         200.80


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                                Dressed Delivered
Head       Price                        Head       Price
258        146.00-146.49                218        234.00-234.49
233        146.50-146.99                0          234.50-234.99
1,360      147.00-147.49                151        235.00-235.49
0          147.50-147.99                0          235.50-235.99
15,516     148.00-148.49                46         236.00-236.49
2,047      148.50-148.99                0          236.50-236.99
3,594      149.00-149.49                36         237.00-237.49
518        149.50-149.99                0          237.50-237.99
7,511      150.00-150.49                320        238.00-238.49
1,386      150.50-150.99                0          238.50-238.99
3,091      151.00-151.49                158        239.00-239.49
0          151.50-151.99                0          239.50-239.99
15,759     152.00-152.49                23,975     240.00-240.49
                                        2,767      240.50-240.99
                                        2,289      241.00-241.49
                                        150        241.50-241.99
                                        216        242.00-242.49

Live Delivered                          Dressed FOB
Head      Price                         Head      Price
38        142.00-142.49                 36        235.00-235.49
0         142.50-142.99                 0         235.50-235.99
0         143.00-143.49                 0         236.00-236.49
0         143.50-143.99                 38        236.50-236.99
0         144.00-144.49                 912       237.00-237.49
0         144.50-144.99                 175       237.50-237.99
0         145.00-145.49                 357       238.00-238.49
0         145.50-145.99                 262       238.50-238.99
0         146.00-146.49                 38        239.00-239.49
0         146.50-146.99                 0         239.50-239.99
106       147.00-147.49                 38        240.00-240.49
0         147.50-147.99
105       148.00-148.49
0         148.50-148.99
325       149.00-149.49
34        149.50-149.99
1,308     150.00-150.49
135       150.50-150.99
0         151.00-151.49
0         151.50-151.99
706       152.00-152.49


**Note: "Confirmed" head count at the top includes beef type steers, heifers,
mixed steer/heifer lots, dairybreds and mixed steer/heifer/cow lots. The
weighted average prices and associated head counts include beef type steer and
heifer lots only. The price distribution includes beef type steer lots, heifer
lots and mixed steer/heifer lots.


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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