Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
USDA - Thu Mar 14, 1:06PM CDT
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Thu Mar 14, 2019     USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                               CATTLE   CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Thursday 03/14/2019      (est   99,000    3,000     460,000     5,000
Week ago (est)                 116,000    3,000     469,000     7,000
Year ago (act)                 119,000    1,000     460,000     9,000
Week to date (est)             447,000   10,000   1,864,000    28,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    466,000   10,000   1,889,000    29,000
Same Period Last Year (act)    470,000    7,000   1,848,000    32,000
Previous Day Estimated       Steer and Heifer  Cow and Bull
                 Wednesday      83,000               26,000

**Revised Wednesday Cattle Slaughter..109,000  New Week to Date..348,000**
***Revied Wednesday Hog Slaughter..452,000  New Week to Date..1,404,000***
****Revised Wednesday Sheep Slaughter..6,000  New Week to Date..23,000****

Source:  USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News Division, St Joseph, MO
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