Daily Estimated Livestock Slaughter
USDA - Thu Dec 06, 1:04PM CST
SJ_LS710
St Joseph, MO    Thu Dec 06, 2018     USDA Market News
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter under Federal Inspection

                               CATTLE   CALVES        HOGS     SHEEP
Thursday 12/06/2018      (est  121,000    2,000     471,000     9,000
Week ago (est)                 120,000    2,000     474,000     8,000
Year ago (act)                 120,000    2,000     465,000     8,000
Week to date (est)             481,000    8,000   1,893,000    34,000
Same Period Last Week (est)    476,000    8,000   1,866,000    34,000
Same Period Last Year (act)    478,000    8,000   1,856,000    33,000
Previous Day Estimated       Steer and Heifer  Cow and Bull
                 Wednesday      95,000               25,000




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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