DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 07/13 07:55
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 07/06-07/10
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 3,000 95.00 .
NE 3,800 95.00-97.00 155.00-160.00
TX 2,000 95.00 .
CO 800 95.00 .
IA 900 99.00 157.00-160.00
LAST WEEK'S ROUND UP: Business started up on Tuesday last
week, with price ranges a little more manageable than they
have been last several weeks. Northern dressed deals ranged
from $152 to $160, mostly $155 to $157. The Southern live
price range was $93 to $98, mostly $94 to $95. According to
Thursday's Mandatory summary reports the weekly accumulated
weighted average is as follows (the prior week's weighted is
listed in parentheses): KS $94.71($94.31); NE $156.92
($154.13); TX $94.68($93.86); IA $158.53($153.43); CO
According to the Friday afternoon Mandatory reports weekly
trade volumes were as follows: KS 33,128; NE 23,469; TX
15,728; IA 27,553; CO 7,150. Friday's slaughter was estimated
at 119,000 head, 10,000 more than the prior week's holiday
kill, and 2,000 above last year. Saturday's slaughter was
estimated at 71,000 head, bringing the weekly total to
664,000 head, 71,000 greater than the prior week, and 6,000
larger than 2019.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: The country is quiet this morning with
bids and asking prices not established. Significant trade
volume may be delayed until Tuesday or later. Beef cutouts are
expected to be mixed with generally light box movement.
For the week ending July 04, 2020, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 34,336, 87.82% of the previous week
and 86.21% of the 4-week average.
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.
Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, ext. 3678. All sales will be listed anonymously
and organized by state. General trends and summaries from this
data will also be posted on the Daily Sales Reported to DTN
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