Nebraska Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Mar 12, 2018    USDA Market News Service

NEBRASKA DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Friday, 03/09/2018

Friday saw trading inactive on light demand. Not enough trades for a full market
trend. The last reported market was on Thursday with the bulk of live and dressed
trades at 127.00 and 204.00, respectively.

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:       1,048            Week ago:    1,166          Year ago:    1,377
Week to Date:   56,677            Week ago:   31,845          Year ago:   41,559

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:         307            Week ago:      326          Year ago:      211
Week to Date:    4,001            Week ago:    4,387          Year ago:    4,151


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       80     62.5   1,365-1,365  1,365.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      80     62.5   1,365-1,365  1,365.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
STEER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      421     62.6   1,225-1,325  1,249.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     421     62.6   1,225-1,325  1,249.0  127.00-127.00  127.00
HEIFER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      145     62.8     825-850      843.2  204.00-205.00  204.72
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     145     62.8     825-850      843.2  204.00-205.00  204.72
HEIFER - DRESSED - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      133     63.1     882-949      908.9  204.00-205.00  204.60
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     133     63.1     882-949      908.9  204.00-205.00  204.60
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades     501     62.6   1,225-1,365  1,267.5  127.00-127.00  127.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     278     62.9     825-949      874.7  204.00-205.00  204.67
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      269     59.0     767-840      790.9  170.00-170.00  170.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     269     59.0     767-840      790.9  170.00-170.00  170.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 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
 Over 80% Choice      273     63.0     945-945      945.0  204.00-204.50  204.19
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     273     63.0     945-945      945.0  204.00-204.50  204.19
HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice       17     62.0     837-837      837.0  205.00-205.00  205.00
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      17     62.0     837-837      837.0  205.00-205.00  205.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades                         -                      -
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     290     62.9     837-945      938.7  204.00-205.00  204.23
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice       17     58.0     870-870      870.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      17     58.0     870-870      870.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trade.

NEBRASKA - NE

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  19,310        1,470.00          126.96
 Live    Heifer                 12,701        1,347.40          126.70
 Dressed Steer                  10,398          909.90          203.92
 Dressed Heifer                  4,310          841.80          204.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  10,535        1,467.80          126.78
 Live    Heifer                  6,973        1,350.60          126.89
 Dressed Steer                   5,222          911.20          204.16
 Dressed Heifer                  3,336          834.70          204.24

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  15,742        1,462.30          125.46
 Live    Heifer                  8,251        1,344.10          126.06
 Dressed Steer                   7,827          910.30          201.18
 Dressed Heifer                  3,388          819.60          201.49

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
      501    127.00-127.49             93        204.00-204.49
                                        0        204.50-204.99
                                      185        205.00-205.49



Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
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