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

NEBRASKA DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Friday, 04/12/2019

On Friday, negotiated cash trade was moderate on moderated demand. When
compared to last week, live purchases traded steady to 1.50 higher from 126
.00-128.00. Dressed purchases sold unevenly steady 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:      19,890            Week ago:   19,150          Year ago:   26,335
Week to Date:   24,014            Week ago:   20,416          Year ago:   30,207

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:         958            Week ago:    1,715          Year ago:    2,444
Week to Date:    1,148            Week ago:    3,724          Year ago:    2,444


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    3,995     62.6   1,300-1,560  1,451.5  127.00-128.00  127.54
 65 - 80% Choice    1,541     62.0   1,370-1,525  1,453.4  127.00-127.50  127.12
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   5,536     62.5   1,300-1,560  1,452.0  127.00-128.00  127.42
STEER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       29     62.1   1,500-1,500  1,500.0  128.00-128.00  128.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      29     62.1   1,500-1,500  1,500.0  128.00-128.00  128.00
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice    3,636     62.9     793-954      889.1  204.00-205.00  204.96
 65 - 80% Choice      851     63.0     821-928      873.3  205.00-206.00  205.27
 35 - 65% Choice      120     61.0     839-839      839.0  202.00-202.00  202.00
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   4,607     62.9     793-954      884.9  202.00-206.00  204.94
STEER - DRESSED - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      326     63.5     873-965      939.7  205.00-205.00  205.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     326     63.5     873-965      939.7  205.00-205.00  205.00
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice    2,465     63.2   1,160-1,500  1,319.8  127.00-129.50  127.65
 65 - 80% Choice      475     61.7   1,175-1,400  1,287.2  127.00-127.50  127.05
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   2,940     63.0   1,160-1,500  1,314.5  127.00-129.50  127.55
HEIFER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      252     62.4   1,245-1,245  1,245.0  128.50-128.50  128.50
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     252     62.4   1,245-1,245  1,245.0  128.50-128.50  128.50
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice    1,895     62.8     756-903      820.9  205.00-205.00  205.00
 65 - 80% Choice      372     63.0     776-897      857.5  205.00-205.00  205.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   2,267     62.9     756-903      826.9  205.00-205.00  205.00
HEIFER - DRESSED - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice    2,535     63.5   1,220-1,450  1,353.4  126.00-128.00  127.81
 65 - 80% Choice      474     61.6   1,225-1,400  1,307.7  124.00-127.50  126.70
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   3,009     63.2   1,220-1,450  1,346.2  124.00-128.00  127.64
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      238     63.8     810-854      837.5  205.00-205.00  205.00
 65 - 80% Choice      377     61.8     750-862      824.9  202.00-205.00  203.42
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     615     62.6     750-862      829.8  202.00-205.00  204.03
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades  11,485     62.8   1,160-1,560  1,389.1  124.00-129.50  127.51
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades   7,489     62.8     750-954      862.8  202.00-206.00  204.88
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      110     59.0     796-811      801.0  175.00-175.00  175.00
 65 - 80% Choice      154     59.0     796-811      800.3  175.00-180.00  176.30
 35 - 65% Choice       45     60.0     795-795      795.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     309     59.1     795-811      799.8  170.00-180.00  174.92
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                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice      153     62.0     823-882      864.2  205.00-205.00  205.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     153     62.0     823-882      864.2  205.00-205.00  205.00
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      119     62.2     768-793      777.8  204.00-205.00  204.38
 65 - 80% Choice      114     61.0     716-716      716.7  205.00-205.00  205.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     233     61.6     716-793      747.9  204.00-205.00  204.68
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      111     63.1     816-861      833.0  204.00-204.00  204.00
 65 - 80% Choice      426     61.0     823-838      827.5  205.00-205.00  205.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     537     61.4     816-861      828.6  204.00-205.00  204.79
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades                         -                      -
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     923     61.6     716-882      814.2  204.00-205.00  204.80
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trade.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       35     59.0     826-826      826.0  153.00-153.00  153.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      35     59.0     826-826      826.0  153.00-153.00  153.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trade.

NEBRASKA - NE

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   6,591        1,445.10          127.12
 Live    Heifer                  3,164        1,314.40          127.35
 Dressed Steer                   4,833          883.80          204.96
 Dressed Heifer                  2,619          829.10          205.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   5,764        1,450.00          126.02
 Live    Heifer                  3,949        1,367.90          126.06
 Dressed Steer                   4,201          897.80          204.60
 Dressed Heifer                  1,425          833.60          205.07

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   7,750        1,446.40          121.43
 Live    Heifer                  7,517        1,319.90          120.60
 Dressed Steer                   4,508          896.50          189.88
 Dressed Heifer                  1,763          815.20          190.03

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
       89    124.00-124.49            290        202.00-202.49
        0    124.50-124.99              0        202.50-202.99
        0    125.00-125.49              0        203.00-203.49
        0    125.50-125.99              0        203.50-203.99
       86    126.00-126.49            224        204.00-204.49
        0    126.50-126.99              0        204.50-204.99
     3278    127.00-127.49           6749        205.00-205.49
     4358    127.50-127.99              0        205.50-205.99
     3418    128.00-128.49            226        206.00-206.49
        0    128.50-128.99
        0    129.00-129.49
      256    129.50-129.99



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