Kansas Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle - Negotiated Purchases
LM_CT157
St Joseph, MO    Mon Mar 25, 2019    USDA Market News

KANSAS WEEKLY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES
For Week Ending Sunday, 3/24/2019

Friday saw trading and demand moderate. For the week live cash trades moved
1.00 higher at 128.00.

NEGOTIATED CASH:
Confirmed for the week: 11,452   Week ago: 19,481   Year ago: 21,873
NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed for the week: 209      Week ago: 669      Year ago: 186
                             NEGOTIATED CASH PRICES
             (Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
STEERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice     2,091   63.4  1,250-1,525  1,400  128.00-128.00  128.00
 65 - 80% Choice     2,813   63.3  1,275-1,555  1,367  128.00-128.00  128.00
 35 - 65% Choice       554   63.3  1,270-1,450  1,325  128.00-128.00  128.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    5,458   63.3  1,250-1,555  1,375  128.00-128.00  128.00
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        38   63.0  1,350-1,350  1,350  128.00-128.00  128.00
 65 - 80% Choice        38   63.0  1,325-1,325  1,325  128.00-128.00  128.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       76   63.0  1,325-1,350  1,338  128.00-128.00  128.00
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       147   64.8  1,059-1,059  1,060  206.00-206.00  206.00
 65 - 80% Choice        61   63.2    897-897      897  208.00-208.00  208.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      208   64.3    897-1,059  1,012  206.00-208.00  206.59
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice     1,894   63.0  1,100-1,433  1,251  126.50-128.00  127.96
 65 - 80% Choice     1,055   63.0  1,185-1,300  1,230  128.00-128.00  128.00
 35 - 65% Choice        16   63.5  1,220-1,220  1,220  128.00-128.00  128.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    2,965   63.0  1,100-1,433  1,244  126.50-128.00  127.98
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        61   63.3    800-800      801  208.00-208.00  208.00
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       61   63.3    800-800      801  208.00-208.00  208.00
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 Over 80% Choice     1,080   62.9  1,135-1,400  1,309  128.00-128.00  128.00
 65 - 80% Choice     1,219   62.9  1,130-1,350  1,242  127.00-128.00  127.72
 35 - 65% Choice       152   62.2  1,350-1,350  1,350  127.00-127.00  127.00
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades    2,451   62.8  1,130-1,400  1,278  127.00-128.00  127.80
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice       196   63.1    854-869      859  208.00-208.00  208.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades      196   63.1    854-869      859  208.00-208.00  208.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
 LIVE FOB           10,874   63.1  1,100-1,555  1,317  126.50-128.00  127.95

 LIVE DELIVERED         76   63.0  1,325-1,350  1,338  128.00-128.00  128.00

 DRESSED DELIVERED     465   63.7    800-1,059    920  206.00-208.00  207.37

 DRESSED FOB                            -                    -


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice        37   59.5    818-818      818  170.00-170.00  170.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       37   59.5    818-818      818  170.00-170.00  170.00
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade

 NEGOTIATED GRID BASE PRICES:  Final Net Prices Shown on LM_CT109 and LM_CT151
                                 Formula Reports

Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
STEERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
STEERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
STEERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
STEERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice        92   64.5    793-793      793  202.50-202.50  202.50
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       92   64.5    793-793      793  202.50-202.50  202.50
HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice        12   60.0    744-744      744  208.00-208.00  208.00
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice                        -                    -
 Total all grades       12   60.0    744-744      744  208.00-208.00  208.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS
 LIVE FOB                               -                    -

 LIVE DELIVERED                         -                    -

 DRESSED DELIVERED     104   64.0    744-793      788  202.50-208.00  203.13

 DRESSED FOB                            -                    -


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFERS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


Grade:                Head   Dress      WT     Wtd Avg     Price      Wtd Avg
                     Count   Pct      Range       Wt       Range       Price
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE FOB
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: LIVE DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trade
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                        -                    -
 65 - 80% Choice                        -                    -
 35 - 65% Choice                        -                    -
  0 - 35% Choice       105   60.0    900-900      900  160.00-160.00  160.00
 Total all grades      105   60.0    900-900      900  160.00-160.00  160.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COWS: DRESSED FOB
 No Reportable Trade


WEEKLY ACCUMULATED         Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live     Steer                 5,458         1,375.10           $128.00
Live     Heifer                2,965         1,243.50           $127.98
Dressed  Steer                   208         1,012.00           $206.59
Dressed  Heifer                   61           800.70           $208.00

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK      Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live     Steer                 8,414         1,393.50           $126.97
Live     Heifer                6,336         1,271.40           $126.93
Dressed  Steer
Dressed  Heifer                  112           744.00           $204.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR      Head Count     Avg Weight         Avg Price
Live     Steer                10,201         1,346.80           $125.57
Live     Heifer                7,512         1,237.70           $125.45
Dressed  Steer                   231           941.90           $201.67
Dressed  Heifer                  120           815.00           $201.00


WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION

Live FOB                              Dressed Delivered
Head       Price                      Head       Price
46         126.50-126.99              147        206.00-206.49
499        127.00-127.49              0          206.50-206.99
0          127.50-127.99              0          207.00-207.49
10,329     128.00-128.49              0          207.50-207.99
                                      318        208.00-208.49


FOB prices based on net weights FOB the feedyard after a 3-4% shrink.
Delivered prices based on hot carcass weights delivered to the plant.

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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