Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
USDA - Thu Oct 12, 10:47AM CDT
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 12, 2017    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  09/30/2017

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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       0.2      0.1         -       0.1         -      0.1 
2                 1.4       0.5      0.2       0.6       0.1       0.1      1.9 
3                20.8       7.1      0.6       9.4       2.6       1.1      2.1 
4                12.5       0.9      0.2       2.8       6.8       1.8      0.1 
5                60.9      30.1      6.4       (D)       (D)       (D)      4.2 
6               114.6      58.8     33.1       6.4      14.9       1.5        - 
7               296.4     170.2    110.0       1.0      12.9       2.4        - 
8                74.0      40.5     28.0       (D)       (D)       (D)        - 
9                37.6      15.0      2.7      16.6       2.5       0.7      1.6 
10               29.0      11.2      7.8       4.8       4.6       0.5      0.5 
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U.S. 2/         647.7     334.4    188.9      59.2      54.1      11.0     10.4 
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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                 0.8       0.8        -         -       0.6         -      0.6 
2                 2.8       2.8        -         -       3.2       0.4      2.9 
3               116.2     116.0      0.2         -       2.6       0.2      2.4 
4                 (D)       (D)     16.8       3.1       1.5       0.3      1.2 
5               733.1     704.0     27.8       1.4       6.2       0.4      5.8 
6               126.1     125.8      0.2         -       0.6       0.1      0.5 
7             1,060.9   1,043.9     12.5       4.5       0.3         -      0.3 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.2         -      15.1       0.4     14.7 
9                50.9      50.9        -         -       6.0       0.1      5.9 
10                6.4       6.4        -         -       0.9       0.1      0.8 
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U.S. 2/       2,528.1   2,461.3     57.8       9.0      37.1       2.0     35.1 
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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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