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

NEBRASKA DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE - NEGOTIATED PURCHASES - Summary
Roundup for: Thursday, 10/11/2018

On Thursday, trade and demand were moderate. In Nebraska compared to last week
, live purchases traded unevenly steady from 110.00-111.50, bulk at 111.00.
Compared to Wednesday, dressed purchases traded steady to 1.00 higher at 174

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:      25,212            Week ago:   27,551          Year ago:   32,391
Week to Date:   31,598            Week ago:   28,633          Year ago:   32,391

NEGOTIATED GRID BASE:
Confirmed:       1,030            Week ago:      535          Year ago:    4,003
Week to Date:    2,705            Week ago:      992          Year ago:    4,003


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    6,542     63.3   1,400-1,625  1,534.9  109.00-111.00  110.63
 65 - 80% Choice    6,501     63.1   1,375-1,550  1,466.0  110.00-111.50  110.95
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades  13,043     63.2   1,375-1,625  1,500.6  109.00-111.50  110.79
STEER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trad.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice    2,707     62.8     896-992      955.2  172.00-174.00  173.92
 65 - 80% Choice      993     62.7     852-913      893.4  174.00-174.00  174.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   3,700     62.7     852-992      938.6  172.00-174.00  173.94
STEER - DRESSED - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      140     63.5     984-984      984.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     140     63.5     984-984      984.0  170.00-170.00  170.00
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice    3,174     63.6   1,250-1,421  1,349.0  109.00-111.00  110.83
 65 - 80% Choice    1,694     62.9   1,250-1,400  1,339.5  110.00-111.50  110.71
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   4,868     63.3   1,250-1,421  1,345.7  109.00-111.50  110.79
HEIFER - LIVE - DELIVERED
 No Reportable Trad.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice    1,529     63.0     765-896      837.5  172.00-174.00  173.27
 65 - 80% Choice      405     63.0     787-850      809.4  173.00-174.00  173.70
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   1,934     63.0     765-896      831.6  172.00-174.00  173.36
HEIFER - DRESSED - FOB
 Over 80% Choice       75     64.0     880-880      880.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      75     64.0     880-880      880.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 Over 80% Choice      883     63.7   1,290-1,415  1,320.5  110.50-111.00  110.91
 65 - 80% Choice      202     63.7   1,375-1,470  1,433.6  111.00-111.00  111.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades   1,085     63.7   1,290-1,470  1,341.5  110.50-111.00  110.92
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       38     63.0     850-850      850.5  174.00-174.00  174.00
 65 - 80% Choice       95     62.0     806-884      844.5  174.00-174.00  174.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     133     62.3     806-884      846.2  174.00-174.00  174.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades  18,996     63.2   1,250-1,625  1,451.8  109.00-111.50  110.80
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades   5,767     62.8     765-992      900.6  172.00-174.00  173.75
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trad.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice      234     58.7     752-796      784.7  139.00-139.00  139.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     234     58.7     752-796      784.7  139.00-139.00  139.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trad.

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 Trad.
STEER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      602     63.8     868-960      934.3  173.00-174.00  173.11
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     602     63.8     868-960      934.3  173.00-174.00  173.11
HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trad.
HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice                          -                      -
 65 - 80% Choice       98     62.0     852-852      852.5  174.00-174.00  174.00
 35 - 65% Choice      100     61.0     793-793      793.0  174.00-174.00  174.00
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     198     61.5     793-852      822.4  174.00-174.00  174.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trad.
MIXED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice      120     62.2     801-850      834.2  174.00-174.00  174.00
 65 - 80% Choice       76     62.8     812-819      816.1  174.00-174.00  174.00
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades     196     62.4     801-850      827.2  174.00-174.00  174.00
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB
 Total all grades                         -                      -
ALL BEEF TYPE STEERS AND HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Total all grades     996     63.1     793-960      891.0  173.00-174.00  173.46
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - LIVE - FOB
 No Reportable Trad.
DAIRYBRED STEER/HEIFER - DRESSED - DELIVERED
 Over 80% Choice       34     61.0     884-884      884.5  146.00-146.00  146.00
 65 - 80% Choice                          -                      -
 35 - 65% Choice                          -                      -
  0 - 35% Choice                          -                      -
 Total all grades      34     61.0     884-884      884.5  146.00-146.00  146.00
MIXED STEER/HEIFER/COW 
 No Reportable Trad.

NEBRASKA - NE

WEEKLY ACCUMULATED            Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  13,043        1,500.60          110.79
 Live    Heifer                  4,868        1,345.70          110.79
 Dressed Steer                   6,744          944.90          173.74
 Dressed Heifer                  3,879          847.60          173.36

SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                   5,148        1,501.80          110.39
 Live    Heifer                  1,133        1,350.90          110.61
 Dressed Steer                  14,233          947.60          174.95
 Dressed Heifer                  4,900          866.40          175.00

SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR         Head Count     Avg Weight       Avg Price
 Live    Steer                  13,670        1,488.80          111.29
 Live    Heifer                  3,047        1,351.00          111.24
 Dressed Steer                   6,402          949.70          175.00
 Dressed Heifer                  4,883          855.10          175.00

DAILY PRICE DISTRIBUTION
Live  FOB                          Dressed       Delivered
Head         Price                 Head          Price
      729    109.00-109.49            511        172.00-172.49
      424    109.50-109.99              0        172.50-172.99
     1321    110.00-110.49            442        173.00-173.49
     3244    110.50-110.99              0        173.50-173.99
    10868    111.00-111.49           4814        174.00-174.49
     2410    111.50-111.99



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