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CME October Close

88.60 88.80 88.75 87.38 87.58

Estimated Livestock Slaughter

128,000 126,000 128,000 126,000 129,000

Boxed Beef – Morning

142.28/+0.41 143.14/+0.74 143.69/+0.66 144.49/+0.76 144.04/-0.31

Boxed Beef – Afternoon

142.40/+0.53 143.03/+0.63 143.73/+0.70 144.35/+0.62 143.71/-0.64

Choice/Select Spread

7.15 7.17 6.73 7.32 7.37

Choice Cuts- Loads

69.01 96.07 75.83 95.96 103.37

Select Cuts - Loads

67.62 58.25 66.35 81.77 61.21

Trimmings - Loads

32.72 12.81 21.80 32.91 48.25

Coarse Grinds - Loads

63.05 60.75 41.83 61.15 50.85

Beef Carcass Price Equivalent

126.85 127.72 128.07 128.38 128.06

Cutter Cow Cutout

104.86 105.26 105.83 104.90 106.03

Daily Drop

9.39 9.42 9.42 9.43 9.45

Feeder Cattle Index

100.66/-0.29 100.36/-0.30 99.96/-0.40 99.93/-0.03 99.65/-0.28

Central US Feedlot

98,000/82.50-83.50 None None None 130,000/83.00-85.00

Tenders

-- -- -- 2 4

Deliveries

20 10 -- -- 20

5-Area Direct - WTD

36,019 181,257 1,842 4,020 26,113

Morning Slaughter Review - WTD

48,268 205,714 2,686 5,599 30,995

Afternoon Slaughter Review - WTD

117,316 1,197 3,511 6,545 77,689

TX / OK / NM Slaughter - WTD

None 23,752 None 384 384

Nebraska Slaughter - WTD

8,119 60,590 366 366 9,414

Kansas Slaughter - WTD

514 37,232 50 50 214

Iowa/ Minnesota - WTD

26,981 48,268 1,426 3,220 16,101

Colorado - WTD

495 11,415 -- -- --