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DTN Cattle Close/Trends 04/24 15:35






USDA MARKET NEWS--AFTERNOON CATTLE REPORT 04/24/19

VOLUME USDA TOTAL RANGE DTN PRACTICAL RANGE WT AVG

KANSAS CONFIRMED CASH SALES - TODAY: 5,387 WEEK T0 DATE: 5,387
STEERS 2,441 125.00-127.00 125.00-127.00 126.32
HEIFERS 1,335 126.00-127.00 126.00-127.00 126.27

NEBRASKA CONFIRMED CASH SALES - TODAY: 1,318 WEEK TO DATE: 1,494
STEERS 80 206.00-206.00 206.00-206.00 206.00
HEIFERS No reportable trade

TEXAS CONFIRMED CASH SALES - TODAY: 5,641 WEEK TO DATE: 5,641
STEERS 2,241 126.00-126.00 126.00-126.00 126.00
HEIFERS 2,715 126.00-126.00 126.00-126.00 126.00

COLORADO CONFIRMED CASH SALES - TODAY: 0 WEEK TO DATE: 0
STEERS No reportable trade
HEIFERS No reportable trade

IOWA CONFIRMED CASH SALES - TODAY: 3,269 WEEK TO DATE: 3,638
STEERS 2,620 201.00-208.00 201.00-208.00 204.83
HEIFERS 387 206.00-206.00 206.00-206.00 206.00

COMMENTS: A light to moderate trade developed in the South at $125 to $127
Mostly $126 to $127, steady to $1 higher than last week's weighted average. For
The most part the North was very quiet.

5-AREA LV STR AVE PR&WT: $ No Test HIDE&OFFAL: $8.98 +0.04
CARCASS EQV INDEX CHOICE (600-900#) SELECT (600-900#) #OF HD
LIVE BASED 196.53 183.76 100,344
BOX BASED 220.96 208.28 40,903
AVE INDEX 208.74 -0.60 196.02 -0.51 141,247
BEEF CUTOUTS CHOICE (600-900#) SELECT (600-900#)
232.96 -1.15 220.28 -0.98
77.91 LDS CH CUTS / 35.37 LDS SEL CUTS / 17.31 LDS TRIM / 33.89 LDS GROUND
BOXED BEEF TREND: Lr on lt-mod dem & mod-hvy offers
COMPREHENSIVE WEEKLY CUTOUT VALUE: Week ending 04/19 $228.88 +3.16
CUTTER 90% 350# UP C/O: $171.13 +0.33
NAT'L BONELESS BF TRIM: 50.73 lds / Modly-shrply hr on mod-gd dem & mod-hvy
offers
90% TRIM: 15 lds: Wtd Avg $221.33 / Firm to higher
FI KILL(WTD) THU 121(357) WK AGO 121(363) YR AGO 118(354) MIX: TUE SH97/CB25
WEEKLY CANADIAN CATTLE IMPORTS.
FEEDERS SLAUGHTER S&H
Week Ending: 04/06/19 9,602 11,758
Week Ending: 03/30/19 8,324 10,574
Change from prev week: +1,278 +1,184