DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 01/16 23:45
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 01/10-01/14
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STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 2,700 135.00-137 .
NE 3,000 137.00-138 218.00
TX 1,700 136.00-137.00 .
CO 200 137.00 .
IA 900 138.00 218.00
DTN WEEKLY ROUND UP: The majority of business took place on
Tuesday and Wednesday last week, with a little cleanup on
both Thursday and Friday. Southern business had a range of
$134 to $137, mostly $136 to $137, steady to $2 lower than
the prior week's weighed averages. Northern dressed trade
ranged from $217 to $220, mostly $218, $2 lower than last
week's weighted average basis Nebraska. According to
Thursday's Daily Direct Slaughter Cattle Summary reports the
accumulated weekly average price totals are as follows (the
prior week's weighted averages are listed in parentheses): KS
$135.58($137.12); NE $218.00 ($220.00); TX $136.18($138.00);
IA $218.00($219.92); CO not available due to confidentiality.
According to the Friday Afternoon Daily Direct Slaughter
Cattle reports weekly trade volume totals were: KS 13,120; NE
17,344; TX 6,265; IA 12,034, CO not available due to
confidentiality. Friday's slaughter totaled 113,000 head,
1,000 more than the prior week, but 2,000 smaller than the
previous year. Saturday's kill is estimated at 53,000 head,
bringing the weekly total to 621,000, 1,000 head greater than
the week before, but 31,000 less than 2021.
The weekly averages for boxed beef cutouts and boxed beef
cuts: choice $280.27(+12.24), select $270.57(+10.67), with an
average choice select spread of $9.70(+1.57), and a total
load count including cuts, trimmings, and grinds of 622(-73).
Changes from the prior week are listed in parentheses.
For the week ending January 07, 2022, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 43,669, 82.78% of the previous week
and 94.00% of the 4-week average.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: It looks like it will be a typically
quiet Monday with both packers and producers busy taking
inventory. Bids and asking prices will not likely be
established. Significant trade volume will probably be delayed
until Wednesday or later. Beef cutouts are expected to be
higher with generally light box movement.
NOTE: The price and volume information listed on this page is
supplied by DTN subscribers in the interest of general cash
market awareness. All cattle feeding subscribers are encouraged
to report sales in a timely fashion in order to compensate for
the systematic delays of mandatory reporting. While all
transactions will be posted on an anonymous basis, callers are
required to identify themselves and the location of the actual
sales. DTN believes this data to be accurate but cannot
guarantee its specific reliability or whether it fairly
represents the larger cash market.
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and organized by state. General volumes and summaries from this
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