Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
USDA - Fri Mar 22, 1:02PM CDT
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Fri Mar 22, 2019     USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                               CATTLE   CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Friday 03/22/2019        (est  113,000    2,000     455,000     8,000
Week ago (est)                 100,000    2,000     434,000     6,000
Year ago (act)                 109,000    3,000     453,000     8,000
Week to date (est)             589,000   12,000   2,342,000    43,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    547,000   12,000   2,285,000    34,000
Same Period Last Year (act)    585,000   10,000   2,299,000    43,000

Saturday 03/23/2019      (est   42,000        0     166,000     1,000
Week ago (est)                  50,000        0     162,000     1,000
Year ago (act)                  26,000        0     112,000     2,000
Week to date (est)             631,000   12,000   2,508,000    44,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    597,000   12,000   2,447,000    35,000
Same Period Last Year* (act)   611,000   10,000   2,410,000    44,000
2019 Year to Date            7,175,000  139,000  29,171,000   437,000
2018 *Year to Date           7,165,000  123,000  28,514,000   450,000
Percent change                    0.1%    13.3%        2.3%     -3.0%
2019 *Totals subject to revision
2018 *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               27,000




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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