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5 Area Weekly Wtd Avg Direct Slaughter Cattle

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St. Joseph, MO    Mon Dec 22, 2014    USDA Market News Service



5 AREA WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGE DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE

Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota feedlots

(Includes all transactions regardless of delivery day)

For: Week Ending Sunday, 12/21/2014



Confirmed:  47,645       Week Ago:  46,330         Year Ago:  81,020



                            LIVE FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds



                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg

                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price

STEERS

Over 80% Choice      4,591     1,300-1,570    155.00-161.00   1,488     158.93

65 - 80% Choice      7,190     1,350-1,552    155.00-160.00   1,471     158.71

35 - 65% Choice      6,978     1,250-1,525    156.00-160.00   1,393     158.03

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades    18,759     1,250-1,570    155.00-161.00   1,446     158.51

HEIFERS

Over 80% Choice      1,151     1,225-1,533    155.00-161.00   1,346     159.85

65 - 80% Choice      3,038     1,200-1,500    156.00-160.00   1,328     157.69

35 - 65% Choice      2,420     1,140-1,350    156.00-160.00   1,249     157.50

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades     6,609     1,140-1,533    155.00-161.00   1,303     158.00



                        DRESSED DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds



                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg

                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price

STEERS

Over 80% Choice      3,267       834-1,008    248.00-252.00     946     250.54

65 - 80% Choice      5,655       851-980      245.00-257.00     925     249.98

35 - 65% Choice        602       825-951      250.00-250.00     904     250.00

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades     9,524       825-1,008    245.00-257.00     931     250.17

HEIFERS

Over 80% Choice      1,877       787-889      249.00-252.00     848     250.50

65 - 80% Choice      1,999       734-950      248.00-251.00     861     249.59

35 - 65% Choice         68       750-750      251.00-251.00     750     251.00

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades     3,944       734-950      248.00-252.00     853     250.05



                         LIVE DELIVERED BASIS - Beef Breeds



                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg

                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price

STEERS

Over 80% Choice        792     1,350-1,785    151.25-162.00   1,552     157.80

65 - 80% Choice                     -               -

35 - 65% Choice        116     1,300-1,300    157.00-157.00   1,300     157.00

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades       908     1,300-1,785    151.25-162.00   1,520     157.70

HEIFERS

Over 80% Choice        670     1,200-1,400    154.00-160.65   1,270     159.30

65 - 80% Choice                     -               -

35 - 65% Choice                     -               -

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades       670     1,200-1,400    154.00-160.65   1,270     159.30



                           DRESSED FOB BASIS - Beef Breeds



                     Head         Weight          Price        Avg      Wtd Avg

                     count        Range           Range       Weight     Price

STEERS

Over 80% Choice        106       864-864      248.00-248.00     864     248.00

65 - 80% Choice                     -               -

35 - 65% Choice                     -               -

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades       106       864-864      248.00-248.00     864     248.00

HEIFERS

Over 80% Choice                     -               -

65 - 80% Choice                     -               -

35 - 65% Choice                     -               -

 0 - 35% Choice                     -               -

Total all grades                    -               -



WEEKLY WEIGHTED AVERAGES

                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price

Live FOB Steer          18,759          1,446         158.51

Live FOB Heifer          6,609          1,303         158.00

Dressed Del Steer        9,524            931         250.17

Dressed Del Heifer       3,944            853         250.05



SAME PERIOD LAST WEEK

                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price

Live FOB Steer          12,949          1,450         162.38

Live FOB Heifer          8,299          1,245         163.12

Dressed Del Steer       10,889            941         256.12

Dressed Del Heifer       3,956            853         255.97



SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR

                     Head Count      Avg Weight     Avg Price

Live FOB Steer          28,665          1,430         130.48

Live FOB Heifer         14,899          1,278         130.33

Dressed Del Steer       13,436            920         207.68

Dressed Del Heifer       6,915            826         207.95





WEEKLY PRICE DISTRIBUTION



Live FOB                                Dressed Delivered

Head       Price                        Head       Price

416        155.00-155.49                46         245.00-245.49

72         155.50-155.99                0          245.50-245.99

2,055      156.00-156.49                0          246.00-246.49

794        156.50-156.99                0          246.50-246.99

10,084     157.00-157.49                0          247.00-247.49

0          157.50-157.99                0          247.50-247.99

1,877      158.00-158.49                2,587      248.00-248.49

0          158.50-158.99                0          248.50-248.99

1,404      159.00-159.49                1,229      249.00-249.49

0          159.50-159.99                0          249.50-249.99

10,740     160.00-160.49                4,555      250.00-250.49

210        160.50-160.99                0          250.50-250.99

785        161.00-161.49                4,796      251.00-251.49

                                        0          251.50-251.99

                                        2,134      252.00-252.49

                                        0          252.50-252.99

                                        0          253.00-253.49

                                        0          253.50-253.99

                                        0          254.00-254.49

                                        0          254.50-254.99

                                        0          255.00-255.49

                                        0          255.50-255.99

                                        0          256.00-256.49

                                        0          256.50-256.99

                                        57         257.00-257.49



Live Delivered                          Dressed FOB

Head      Price                         Head      Price

210       151.00-151.49                 106       248.00-248.49

0         151.50-151.99

0         152.00-152.49

0         152.50-152.99

0         153.00-153.49

0         153.50-153.99

11        154.00-154.49

0         154.50-154.99

36        155.00-155.49

80        155.50-155.99

0         156.00-156.49

43        156.50-156.99

226       157.00-157.49

0         157.50-157.99

61        158.00-158.49

0         158.50-158.99

144       159.00-159.49

0         159.50-159.99

514       160.00-160.49

120       160.50-160.99

0         161.00-161.49

0         161.50-161.99

286       162.00-162.49





**Note: "Confirmed" head count at the top includes beef type steers, heifers,

mixed steer/heifer lots, dairybreds and mixed steer/heifer/cow lots. The

weighted average prices and associated head counts include beef type steer and

heifer lots only. The price distribution includes beef type steer lots, heifer

lots and mixed steer/heifer lots.





Source:    USDA Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO

           816-676-7000    email:  stjoe.lpgmn@usda.gov

           www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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