Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle Auction (Fri)
USDA - Mon Apr 15, 11:22AM CDT
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NATIONAL WEEKLY SLAUGHTER CATTLE - COMMITTED AND DELIVERED CATTLE
for week ending Sunday, 04/14/2019

                       Confirmed    Week Ago    Year Ago
Total Delivered          446,777     438,907     438,959
Total Committed          457,777     434,543     477,973

                         DELIVERED TO PLANTS - DOMESTIC
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              64,997      30,562         21
 Steer and Heifer                         64,835      29,158         98
 Other fed cattle                            162       1,404          2

NEGOTIATED GRID                            400      17,815          4
 Steer and Heifer                            230      15,276         85
 Other fed cattle                            170       2,539         15

FORMULA                                 30,720     247,287         62
 Steer and Heifer                         27,470     231,106         93
 Other fed cattle                          3,250      16,181          7

FORWARD CONTRACT                        16,739      32,062         11
 Steer and Heifer                         15,512      11,660         56
 Other fed cattle                          1,227      20,402         44

Packer Financing involved                           14,209          3
Delivered Location chosen by packer     48,978     205,875         57
Delivered Date chosen by packer         93,103     276,750         83

                         DELIVERED TO PLANTS - IMPORTED
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED                                             355
 Steer and Heifer                                        355        100
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA                                              1,172
 Steer and Heifer                                      1,172        100
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                     4,668          1
 Steer and Heifer                                      4,668        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by packer                  6,195          1
Delivered Date chosen by packer                      6,195          1

                 DELIVERED CATTLE:
REGION OF ORIGIN                      Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                    112,383
Kansas                                    99,680
Nebraska                                  81,645
Colorado                                  36,773
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                   57,841
North plains/Eastern Mountain              9,599
Western States                            22,194
Eastern Cornbelt                          12,998
Northeast                                  7,165
Southeast                                    304
Canada                                     6,195

    COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - DOMESTIC
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED                              63,890      23,322         19
 Steer and Heifer                         63,582      22,666         99
 Other fed cattle                            308         656          1

NEGOTIATED GRID                            239      12,796          3
 Steer and Heifer                            239      10,232         80
 Other fed cattle                                      2,564         20

FORMULA                                 32,203     249,421         62
 Steer and Heifer                         30,134     231,448         93
 Other fed cattle                          2,069      17,973          7

FORWARD CONTRACT                        19,367      51,075         15
 Steer and Heifer                         18,053      31,441         70
 Other fed cattle                          1,314      19,634         30

Packer Financing involved                           13,700          3
Delivered Location chosen by packer     60,108     216,073         60
Delivered Date chosen by packer         96,174     284,341         83

    COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER) - GENERALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS - IMPORTED
                                              Head Count
                                            Live     Dressed   Percentage
NEGOTIATED
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

NEGOTIATED GRID
 Steer and Heifer
 Other fed cattle

FORMULA                                                744
 Steer and Heifer                                        744        100
 Other fed cattle

FORWARD CONTRACT                                     4,720          1
 Steer and Heifer                                      4,720        100
 Other fed cattle

Packer Financing involved
Delivered Location chosen by packer                  5,464          1
Delivered Date chosen by packer                      5,464          1

       COMMITTED (SCHEDULED FOR SLAUGHTER):
REGION OF ORIGIN                      Head Count
Texas/Okla/New Mexico                    115,982
Kansas                                   108,813
Nebraska                                  86,977
Colorado                                  36,647
Iowa/Minnesota/Missouri                   47,309
North plains/Eastern Mountain             10,729
Western States                            28,586
Eastern Cornbelt                          10,544
Northeast                                  6,289
Southeast                                    437
Canada                                     5,464

CATTLE NUMBERS SCHEDULED TO BE SHIPPED OUT OF REGION FOR SLAUGHTER

REGION OF ORIGIN           NUMBER SHIPPED OUT OF REGION OF ORIGIN

Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico       36,644
Kansas                          14,923
Nebraska                        16,323



Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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