DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 12/06 08:00
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 12/02-12/06
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 3,500 119.00 .
NE 4,000 . 188.00
TX 2,000 119.00-119.50 .
CO 0 . .
IA 1,300 118.00-119.00 188.00-190.00
LAST WEEK'S ROUND UP: Southern live business took place
mostly on Thursday and had a full range of $119 to $119.50,
mostly $119, generally $1 higher than the prior week's
weighted averages. Northern dressed trade waited until Friday
and had a range of $187 to $190, mostly $188, generally $1
higher than the prior week's weighted average basis Nebraska.
According to the Friday afternoon Mandatory reports weekly
trade volumes were as follows: KS 18,677; NE 12,218; TX not
available due to confidentiality; CO not available due to
confidentiality; IA 15,687.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: The country is typically quiet this
Monday morning with bids and asking prices not established as
of yet. Significant trade volume will likely be delayed until
the second half of the week. Beef cutouts are expected to be
lower with generally light box movement.
For the week ending November 30, 2019, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 29,563, 86.33% of the previous week
and 82.53% 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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