Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
USDA - Thu Oct 11, 10:51AM CDT
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 11, 2018    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  09/29/2018

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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                 0.5       0.2      0.1         -      0.1          -        - 
2                 1.4       0.4      0.2       0.7        -        0.1      2.2 
3                21.4       7.4      0.4      10.0      2.7        0.9      2.0 
4                12.1       0.8      0.3       3.0      6.3        1.6      0.1 
5                61.3      28.2      (D)      16.9      7.3        (D)      4.7 
6               115.0      55.1     37.5       6.5     14.2        1.7        - 
7               298.4     166.1    115.8       1.3     12.8        2.4        - 
8                71.5      39.7      (D)       2.0      6.1        (D)        - 
9                37.0      17.1      1.6      14.3      3.3        0.7      2.0 
10               29.4       8.7      9.0       5.8      5.1        0.8      0.8 
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U.S. 2/         647.9     323.5    195.1      60.6     57.9       10.8     11.8 
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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                 0.9       0.9        -         -      0.5          -      0.5 
2                 2.5       2.4        -         -      3.4        0.3      3.1 
3               134.2     133.9      (D)       (D)      2.8        0.3      2.5 
4                 (D)       (D)      (D)       (D)      1.6        0.3      1.4 
5               745.1     717.8     26.2       1.1      6.7        0.5      6.2 
6               108.3     108.1        -       0.2      0.7        0.1      0.6 
7             1,052.3   1,033.7     13.7       4.9      0.2          -      0.2 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.1         -     15.2        0.3     14.8 
9                39.8      39.8        -         -      5.9        0.2      5.7 
10                6.9       6.9        -         -      1.1          -      1.1 
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U.S. 2/       2,558.6   2,489.9     60.1       8.6     38.2        2.1     36.2 
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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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