Nebraska Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Fri Mar 15, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NEBRASKA DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Thursday, 03/14/2019

On Thursday, trade was light on light to moderate demand with live purchases
generally steady with Wednesday at 127.00. The latest established dressed
market was last week with purchases at 205.00.

Domestic source only. Live sales based on net weights FOB the feedlot after a
3-4% shrink. Dressed sales based on hot carcass weights delivered to the plant.

NEGOTIATED CASH:
Confirmed:       2,025            Week ago:   19,326          Year ago:   14,845
Week to Date:   17,370            Week ago:   21,401          Year ago:   31,498

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:         104            Week ago:    1,571          Year ago:      844
Week to Date:    2,970            Week ago:    3,645          Year ago:    3,616


NEGOTIATED CASH SALES
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg
                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price
STEER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      204     62.7   1,615-1,615  1,615.0  126.00-126.00  126.00
 65 - 80% Choice      488     63.0   1,375-1,375  1,375.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     692     62.9   1,375-1,615  1,445.8  126.00-127.00  126.71
STEER - LIVE - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      201     62.5     806-901      846.9  203.00-204.00  203.20
 65 - 80% Choice      464     61.4     847-861      859.1  203.00-204.00  203.86
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     665     61.7     806-901      855.4  203.00-204.00  203.66
STEER - DRESSED - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - LIVE - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       96     63.0     819-819      819.0  204.00-204.00  204.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      96     63.0     819-819      819.0  204.00-204.00  204.00
HEIFER - DRESSED - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      240     62.6   1,400-1,400  1,400.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 65 - 80% Choice      332     62.5   1,250-1,250  1,250.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     572     62.6   1,250-1,400  1,312.9  127.00-127.00  127.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades   1,264     62.8   1,250-1,615  1,385.6  126.00-127.00  126.84
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     761     61.9     806-901      850.8  203.00-204.00  203.70
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE PRICE SALES: FINAL NET PRICES TO BE DETERMINED LATER AND
SHOWN ON THE LM_CT109 FORMULATED PURCHASES REPORT
(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

                     Head    Wtd Avg    Avg Wt    Wtd Avg      Price     Wtd Avg
                    Count   Dress Pct    Range     Weight      Range      Price
STEER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      104     61.4     808-882      822.4  204.00-205.00  204.19
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     104     61.4     808-882      822.4  204.00-205.00  204.19
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     104     61.4     808-882      822.4  204.00-205.00  204.19
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - LIVE - FOB
No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No Reportable Trade.

NEBRASKA - NE

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   6,742        1,409.10          126.76
 Live    Heifer                  6,207        1,335.90          126.83
 Dressed Steer                   2,104          876.70          203.79
 Dressed Heifer                    307          845.30          204.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   5,314        1,482.00          128.28
 Live    Heifer                  4,432        1,345.60          128.37
 Dressed Steer                   5,332          860.70          205.00
 Dressed Heifer                    959          811.80          205.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  14,638        1,459.60          128.17
 Live    Heifer                  6,539        1,315.40          128.33
 Dressed Steer                   1,837          902.00          205.10
 Dressed Heifer                  1,742          790.60          204.68

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
      204    126.00-126.49            225        203.00-203.49
        0    126.50-126.99              0        203.50-203.99
     1060    127.00-127.49            536        204.00-204.49



Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
         816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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