DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 06/29 07:55
WEEKLY TOTALS REPORTED TO DTN FOR THE WEEK OF: 06/22-06/26
STATE HEAD SOLD LIVE PR RANGE DRESSED PR RANGE
KS 3,800 93.00-95.00 .
NE 5,500 95.00-96.00 152.00-155.00
TX 2,400 93.00-95.00 .
CO 500 95.00-96.00 .
IA 1,500 . 153.00-155.00
LAST WEEK'S ROUND UP: It was yet another week of business
coming in a little bit each day, with price ranges a little
more manageable, than the last several weeks. Northern
dressed deals ranged from $148 to $155, mostly $153 to $155.
The Southern live price range was $91 to $97, mostly $93 to
According to the Thursday afternoon Mandatory reports weekly
trade volumes were as follows: KS 25,467; NE 35,289; TX
12,863; IA 26,010; CO not available due to confidentiality,
decent for a holiday shortened week. Thursday's slaughter was
estimated at 121,000 head, 1,000 more than the prior week,
and not comparable to last year's holiday kill. It will be
interesting to see this afternoon just how many head will be
estimated for Friday and Saturday's kills.
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 lower with generally light box movement.
For the week ending June 20, 2020, Imported Beef Passed for
Entry in the U.S. totaled 40,086, 103.02% of the previous week
and 100.66% of the 4-week average (note June 27 report is not
available as of yet).
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