Nebraska Weekly Directly Slaughter Cattle-Formula, Grid and Contract Purchases
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St Joseph, MO    Mon Dec 02, 2019    USDA Market News Service

NEBRASKA WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE REPORT -
FORMULATED, FORWARD CONTRACT, AND NEGOTIATED GRID PURCHASES
For cattle priced during Week ending Sunday, 12/01/2019

                               DOMESTIC CATTLE ONLY
                      Dressed:   Live:  Total:  Total Week Ago: Total Year Ago:
Formula Net:            41,828    4,489    46,317       49,305          54,717
Negotiated Grid Net:     1,194      122     1,316        1,977           2,815
Forward Contract Net:    3,033    1,715     4,748        7,287           8,900

                             FORMULA NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice     15,684     753-1,095   964     63.5   175.14-213.75  186.67
 65 - 80% Choice      4,966     824-1,002   944     64.1   169.45-191.85  185.03
 35 - 65% Choice         67     850-927     881     64.3   185.73-188.04  186.66
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades    20,717     753-1,095   959     63.6   169.45-213.75  186.28
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice     10,851     759-984     867     63.3   178.09-219.81  190.72
 65 - 80% Choice      1,546     757-896     818     63.1   182.26-188.64  185.32
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades    12,397     757-984     861     63.3   178.09-219.81  190.05
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice      5,516     726-1,065   888     63.2   179.23-211.98  186.79
 65 - 80% Choice        883     757-988     875     62.9   174.73-185.75  184.71
 35 - 65% Choice        458     876-900     896     62.8   172.63-186.69  179.19
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     6,857     726-1,065   887     63.2   172.63-211.98  186.01
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                     39,971     726-1,095   916     63.4   169.45-219.81  187.40
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
 Over 80% Choice        124     943-943     943     64.9   178.38-178.38  178.38
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice        495     794-980     856     62.6   165.67-184.31  179.56
  0 - 35% Choice        744     804-1,136   960     59.3   157.17-164.74  160.58
 Total all grades     1,363     794-1,136   921     61.0   157.17-184.31  169.09
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        208     695-842     767     58.2   169.43-175.03  170.67
 65 - 80% Choice        213     801-801     801     59.7   168.33-168.33  168.33
 35 - 65% Choice         73     742-763     752     58.7   163.67-165.81  164.75
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       494     695-842     779     58.9   163.67-175.03  168.79


                              FORMULA NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice      1,545   1,328-1,669  1,520    62.6   115.49-131.19  117.54
 65 - 80% Choice        609   1,546-1,562  1,555    62.9   115.49-118.59  117.70
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     2,154   1,328-1,669  1,530    62.7   115.49-131.19  117.59
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        708   1,324-1,497  1,433    62.6   114.00-132.22  123.75
 65 - 80% Choice        165   1,451-1,451  1,451    62.9   118.00-118.00  118.00
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       873   1,324-1,497  1,436    62.6   114.00-132.22  122.67
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice      1,462   1,208-1,550  1,505    62.7   118.59-135.42  119.89
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     1,462   1,208-1,550  1,505    62.7   118.59-135.42  119.89
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      4,489   1,208-1,669  1,503    62.7   114.00-135.42  119.33
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                         NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice        380     878-1,011   933     63.9   181.74-182.72  182.55
 65 - 80% Choice         34     751-751     751     58.8   171.35-171.35  171.35
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       414     751-1,011   918     63.5   171.35-182.72  181.63
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        130     837-874     862     63.6   184.21-184.63  184.35
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       130     837-874     862     63.6   184.21-184.63  184.35
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        457     832-1,013   932     64.0   182.56-196.05  186.33
 65 - 80% Choice        193     813-871     846     61.1   173.16-181.18  178.98
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       650     813-1,013   906     63.1   173.16-196.05  184.15
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      1,194     751-1,013   906     63.3   171.35-196.05  183.30
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                          NEGOTIATED GRID NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice        122   1,401-1,401  1,401    64.4   118.23-118.23  118.23
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       122   1,401-1,401  1,401    64.4   118.23-118.23  118.23
HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                        122   1,401-1,401  1,401    64.4   118.23-118.23  118.23
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                        FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Dressed Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice      1,406     772-1,038   978     64.9   172.22-198.06  179.29
 65 - 80% Choice        737     926-1,022   989     64.3   172.19-179.37  176.11
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades     2,143     772-1,038   982     64.7   172.19-198.06  178.20
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        545     744-895     827     62.3   186.46-193.63  191.25
 65 - 80% Choice        160     750-750     750     61.9   178.48-178.48  178.48
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       705     744-895     810     62.2   178.48-193.63  188.35
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice                   -                             -
 65 - 80% Choice        185     953-1,002   981     63.3   186.07-189.56  187.52
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       185     953-1,002   981     63.3   186.07-189.56  187.52
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      3,033     744-1,038   942     64.0   172.19-198.06  181.13
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


                          FORWARD CONTRACT NET:  Live Basis
                       Head      Weight     Avg   Wtd Avg      Price         Avg
                      Count       Range      Wt  Dress Pct     Range       Price
STEER
 Over 80% Choice        679   1,414-1,550  1,504    64.1   120.50-136.10  125.29
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice         72   1,493-1,517  1,506    63.4   120.00-120.00  120.00
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       751   1,414-1,550  1,504    64.0   120.00-136.10  124.79
HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        765   1,347-1,408  1,376    63.3   116.40-122.00  118.90
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       765   1,347-1,408  1,376    63.3   116.40-122.00  118.90
MIXED STEER/HEIFER
 Over 80% Choice        199   1,261-1,427  1,370    64.2   121.70-136.99  130.86
 65 - 80% Choice                   -                             -
 35 - 65% Choice                   -                             -
  0 - 35% Choice                   -                             -
 Total all grades       199   1,261-1,427  1,370    64.2   121.70-136.99  130.86
ALL STEERS & HEIFERS
                      1,715   1,261-1,550  1,432    63.7   116.40-136.99  122.86
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW
  No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER
  No Reportable Trade.


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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