Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Fri Aug 18, 2017       USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                                 CATTLE    CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Friday 08/18/2017        (est)   115,000     2,000     425,000     7,000
Week ago (est)                   114,000     2,000     426,000     7,000
Year ago (act)                   113,000     2,000     424,000     6,000
Week to date (est)               582,000     9,000   2,210,000    36,000
Same Period Last Week (est)      583,000     9,000   2,139,000    36,000
Same Period Last Year (act)      566,000     9,000   2,152,000    37,000

Saturday 08/19/2017      (est)    52,000         0     122,000         0
Week ago (est)                    58,000         0     133,000         0
Year ago (act)                    36,000         0     143,000         0
Week to date (est)               634,000     9,000   2,332,000    36,000
Same Period Last Week (est)      641,000     9,000   2,272,000    36,000
Same Period Last Year* (act)     602,000     8,000   2,295,000    37,000
2017 Year to Date             19,916,000   310,000  74,323,000 1,209,000
2016 *Year to Date            18,789,000   282,000  72,397,000 1,265,000
Percent change                      6.0%     10.1%        2.7%     -4.4%
2017 *Totals subject to revision
2016 *Totals adjusted to reflect NASS revisions
Yearly totals may not add due to rounding
Previous day estimated        Steer and Heifer    Cow and Bull
                 Thursday         94,000                23,000




Source:  USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News Division, St Joseph, MO
         816-676-7000   e-mail:  stjoe.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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