Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Mar 14, 2019    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  03/02/2019

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Standard                               Cattle                             Calves
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regions        Total                         Dairy     Other               Total
   1/                   Steers    Heifers    cows      cows      Bulls          
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                                          1,000 head                            
1                 0.4       0.1      (D)         -        -        (D)        - 
2                 1.4       0.4      0.3       0.6        -        0.1      2.1 
3                22.3       8.0      0.3      10.8      2.5        0.7      2.1 
4                13.1       0.8      0.3       3.8      6.7        1.4      0.1 
5                63.1      28.9      (D)      17.6      8.5        (D)      4.1 
6               104.6      45.7     35.5       8.6     12.7        2.2        - 
7               263.8     149.0     98.5       1.5     13.2        1.6        - 
8                67.6      33.0     25.7       2.2      6.4        0.2        - 
9                41.0      17.9      3.2      17.5      1.9        0.5      1.9 
10               31.4       9.5      8.7       8.9      4.0        0.3      1.0 
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U.S. 2/         608.7     293.3    179.2      71.5     56.0        8.7     11.4 
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Standard                      Hogs                               Sheep          
federal      -------------------------------------------------------------------
regions        Total    Barrows                        Total   Mature  Lambs and
   1/                  and gilts   Sows      Boars              sheep  yearlings
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                                          1,000 head                            
1                 0.5       0.5        -         -      0.4          -      0.4 
2                 2.4       2.4        -         -      3.5        0.3      3.2 
3               108.3     108.1      (D)       (D)      2.2        0.2      1.9 
4                 (D)       (D)      (D)       (D)      1.7        0.2      1.5 
5               721.8     693.7     26.8       1.3      6.7        0.4      6.3 
6               106.6     106.5        -         -      1.2        0.1      1.1 
7             1,043.3   1,023.2     15.0       5.1      0.2          -      0.2 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.2         -     14.0        0.3     13.6 
9                46.4      46.4        -         -      6.5        0.1      6.4 
10                7.0       7.0        -         -      0.8          -      0.7 
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U.S. 2/       2,436.6   2,370.3     58.2       8.0     37.1        1.8     35.4 
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-    Represents zero.
(D)  Withheld to avoid disclosing individual operations.
1/   States included in regions are as follows   1- CT, ME, NH, VT, MA & RI;
     2- NY & NJ;  3- DE-MD, PA, WV & VA;  4- AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC & TN;
     5- IL, IN, MI, MN, OH & WI;  6- AR, LA, NM, OK & TX;  7- IA, KS, MO & NE;
     8- CO, MT, ND, SD, UT & WY;  9- AZ, CA, HI & NV;  10- AK, ID, OR & WA.
2/   Totals may not add due to rounding.  A region may not be published due to
     confidentiality, but is included in totals.


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