Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
USDA - Thu Oct 11, 1:02PM CDT
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 11, 2018     USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                               CATTLE   CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Thursday 10/11/2018      (est  117,000    2,000     473,000     8,000
Week ago (est)                 120,000    2,000     458,000     8,000
Year ago (act)                 119,000    1,000     460,000     8,000
Week to date (est)             468,000    8,000   1,862,000    32,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    478,000    8,000   1,861,000    34,000
Same Period Last Year (act)    471,000    6,000   1,845,000    30,000
Previous Day Estimated       Steer and Heifer  Cow and Bull
                 Wednesday      94,000               25,000

**Revised Wednesday Cattle Slaughter..119,000  New Week to Date..351,000**
***Revised Wednesday Hog Slaughter..465,000  New Week to Date..1,389,000***

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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