DTN Cattle Close/Trends 04/28 16:07

USDA MARKET NEWS–AFTERNOON CATTLE REPORT 04/28/17

VOLUME USDA TOTAL RANGE DTN PRACTICAL RANGE WT AVG

KANSAS CONFIRMED CASH SALES – TODAY: 1,663 WEEK T0 DATE: 27,385
STEERS 1,324 135.00-137.00 136.00-137.00 136.61
HEIFERS 305 136.00-136.00 136.00-136.00 136.00

NEBRASKA CONFIRMED CASH SALES – TODAY: 567 WEEK TO DATE: 47,947
STEERS No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS No Reportable Trade

TEXAS CONFIRMED CASH SALES – TODAY: 0 WEEK TO DATE: 21,355
STEERS No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS No Reportable Trade

COLORADO CONFIRMED CASH SALES – TODAY: 825 WEEK TO DATE: 3,435
STEERS No Reportable Trade
HEIFERS No Reportable Trade

IOWA CONFIRMED CASH SALES – TODAY: 4,194 WEEK TO DATE: 29,367
STEERS 2,622 208.00-218.00 208.00-215.00 213.28
HEIFERS 180 215.00-215.00 215.00-215.00 215.00

COMMENTS: The cash cattle trade was not tested today thanks to Thursday’s
high prices and excellent trade volume in most major feeding areas.

5-AREA LV STR AVE PR&WT: $136.84 (1242)HIDE&OFFAL: $11.90 -$0.06
CARCASS EQV INDEX CHOICE (600-900#) SELECT (600-900#) #OF AD
LIVE BASED 205.08 192.40 114,242
BOX BASED 209.78 195.68 46,837
AVE INDEX 207.43 +5.33 194.04 +4.51 161,079
BEEF CUTOUTS CHOICE (600-900#) SELECT (600-900#)
221.78 +2.63 207.68 +1.00
58.14 LDS CH CUTS / 31.39 LDS SEL CUTS / 4.80 LDS TRIM / 35.82 LDS GROUND
BOXED BEEF TREND: Hgh-shrply hgh on moder-good dem & moder-hvy offers
COMPREHENSIVE WEEKLY CUTOUT VALUE: Week ending 04/14 $210.90 +3.69
CUTTER 90% 350# UP C/O: $170.62 +0.49
NAT’L BONELESS BF TRIM: 31.70 lds / Shrply hgr on good dem & lgt offers
90% TRIM: 0 lds: Wtd Avg $ NA / Not fully established
*ABCDE AFTER QUOTE REPRESENTS DAYS SINCE LAST REPORTED MARKET TEST*.
FI KILL(WTD) FRI 115(579) WK AGO 104(559) YR AGO 111(559) MIX: THR SH93/CB24
SAT 45 (624) WK AGO 36 (595) YR AGO 32 (590)

WEEKLY CANADIAN CATTLE IMPORTS.
FEEDERS SLAUGHTER S&H
Week Ending: 04/15/17 5,304 4,606
Week Ending: 04/08/17 6,081 6,094
Change from prev week: – 777 -1,488