Direct Slaughter Cow and Bull Report - Plant Delivered Bids
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St Joseph, MO    Wed Mar 14, 2018    USDA Market News Service

DAILY COW AND BULL BIDS - PLANT DELIVERED - DRESSED BASIS

NATIONAL:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 118.00-140.00  Average Bid:  129.00
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   91.00-126.00  108.50   93.00-138.00 115.50  88.00-141.00 114.50
400-500 lbs      86.00-126.00  106.00   88.00-136.00 112.00  83.00-141.00 112.00
350-400 lbs      76.00-126.00  101.00   78.00-133.00 105.50  73.00-136.00 104.50
Under 350 lbs                                                53.00-133.00  93.00
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             133.00-172.00          152.50
Under 600                  124.00-149.00          136.50


CENTRAL:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 118.00-140.00  Average Bid:  129.00
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   91.00-126.00  108.50   93.00-136.00 114.50  88.00-141.00 114.50
400-500 lbs      86.00-126.00  106.00   88.00-134.00 111.00  83.00-141.00 112.00
350-400 lbs      76.00-126.00  101.00   78.00-131.00 104.50  73.00-136.00 104.50
Under 350 lbs                                                53.00-133.00  93.00
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             135.00-172.00          153.50
Under 600                  126.00-148.00          137.00


EAST COAST:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 124.00-135.00  Average Bid:  129.50
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up   91.00-121.00  106.00  105.00-138.00 121.50 117.00-133.00 125.00
400-500 lbs      91.00-119.00  105.00   91.00-136.00 113.50 111.00-126.00 118.50
350-400 lbs      84.00-116.00  100.00   91.00-133.00 112.00 118.00-121.00 119.50
Under 350 lbs                                                71.00-116.00  93.50
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             133.00-169.00          151.00
Under 600                  124.00-149.00          136.50


WEST COAST:
Slaughter Cows:
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Premium White - All Weights                 124.00-135.00  Average Bid:  129.50
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                 Breakers       Avg     Boners       Avg     Lean(Cutter)   Avg
                75 Pct Lean  Breakers  85 Pct Lean   Boners  90 Pct Lean  Cutter
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500 lbs and up  110.00-115.00  112.50  115.00-125.00 120.00 121.00-135.00 128.00
400-500 lbs      95.00-109.00  102.00   95.00-120.00 107.50 110.00-120.00 115.00
350-400 lbs      85.00-94.00    89.50   85.00-105.00  95.00 100.00-105.00 102.50
Under 350 lbs                                                70.00-90.00   80.00
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Slaughter Bulls:           92 Pct Lean           Average Bid
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600 lbs and up             140.00-145.00          142.50
Under 600                  130.00-130.00          130.00


NATIONAL - All states
CENTRAL - AR,CO,IA,IL,IN,KS,KY,LA,MI,MO,MN,MT,ND,NE,NM,OH,OK,SD,TN,TX,WI
EAST COAST - AL,CT,DC,DE,FL,GA,MA,MD,ME,MS,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,RI,SC,VA,VT,WV
WEST COAST - AK,AZ,CA,HI,ID,NV,OR,UT,WA,WY

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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