DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 01/25 07:55
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 01/18-01/22
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 3,000 110.00 .
NE 2,900 109.00 173.00
TX 1,500 110.00 .
CO 500 110.00 .
IA 500 . 172.00-173.00
DTN WEEKLY ROUND UP: The bulk of last week's business took
place on Wednesday and Thursday. Southern live trade ranged
from $108 to $111, mostly $110, steady/weak with the prior
week's weighted averages. Northern dressed deals ranged from
$166 to $176, mostly $172 to $173, generally steady to $1
lower than the previous weeks 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 $110.01($110.15); NE
$172.83(173.09); TX $110.28($110.55); IA $172.06($173.06); CO
According to the Friday Afternoon Daily Direct Slaughter
Cattle reports weekly trade volume totals are were: KS
20,591; NE 29,738; TX 4,988; IA 18,598, CO 2,419. Friday's
slaughter totaled 119,000 head, 4,000 head more than the
prior week, but 2,000 less than the previous year. Saturday's
slaughter was estimated at 69,000 head, bringing the weekly
total to 657,000 head, 6,000 above the week before, and
13,000 greater than 2020.
DTN MORNING COMMENTS: The country is typically quiet for a
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
higher with light to moderate box movement.
For the week ending January 16, 2021, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 37,856, 110.43% of the previous week
and 124.93% 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 volumes and summaries from this
data will also be posted on the Daily Sales Reported to DTN
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