Nebraska Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases - Summary
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St Joseph, MO    Fri Apr 13, 2018    USDA Market News Service

NEBRASKA DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Thursday, 04/12/2018

Thursday saw trading very limited on very light demand. Not enough trades for a
market trend. Last week live cash trades were from 114.00-119.00 and dressed
trades were from 184.00-190.00.

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:       1,080            Week ago:    2,456          Year ago:   41,445
Week to Date:    3,872            Week ago:   18,444          Year ago:   42,054

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:        none            Week ago:      257          Year ago:    2,572
Week to Date:     none            Week ago:    1,602          Year ago:    2,622


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      580     63.5   1,570-1,600  1,581.1  121.00-121.00  121.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     580     63.5   1,570-1,600  1,581.1  121.00-121.00  121.00
STEER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
STEER - DRESSED - FOB
 Over 80% Choice       34     63.5     905-905      905.0  190.00-190.00  190.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      34     63.5     905-905      905.0  190.00-190.00  190.00
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      357     63.3   1,400-1,570  1,519.5  120.00-121.00  120.70
 65 - 80% Choice       67     63.0   1,220-1,220  1,220.0  115.50-115.50  115.50
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     424     63.3   1,220-1,570  1,472.2  115.50-121.00  119.88
HEIFER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       42     62.5     844-844      844.0  189.00-189.00  189.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      42     62.5     844-844      844.0  189.00-189.00  189.00
HEIFER - DRESSED - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER 
 No Reportable Trade.
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades   1,004     63.4   1,220-1,600  1,535.1  115.50-121.00  120.53
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades      42     62.5     844-844      844.0  189.00-189.00  189.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 No Reportable Trade.
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)

 No Reportable Trade.

NEBRASKA - NE

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                     724        1,530.20          120.40
 Live    Heifer                  1,520        1,340.30          117.89
 Dressed Steer                      30          961.00          188.00
 Dressed Heifer                     42          844.00          189.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   9,489        1,360.00          114.80
 Live    Heifer                  1,843        1,247.30          115.71
 Dressed Steer                   3,409          884.00          186.31
 Dressed Heifer                  1,376          782.90          185.19

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   7,851        1,412.70          128.76
 Live    Heifer                  8,620        1,276.40          128.79
 Dressed Steer                  10,789          892.20          205.17
 Dressed Heifer                  5,353          806.00          204.29

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
       67    115.50-115.99             42        189.00-189.49
        0    116.00-116.49
        0    116.50-116.99
        0    117.00-117.49
        0    117.50-117.99
        0    118.00-118.49
        0    118.50-118.99
        0    119.00-119.49
        0    119.50-119.99
      106    120.00-120.49
        0    120.50-120.99
      831    121.00-121.49



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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