South St Paul Stockyards Slaughter Cattle Close
Last Updated 9/24/2009
So.St.Paul, MN Fri Sep 29, 2006 USDA Market News
So.St.Paul Stockyards Slaughter Cattle midsession and close
**this is Thursday's report***
***THIS REPORT WILL BE DISCONTINUED ON OCTOBER 1, 2006 DUE TO THE CLOSING OF THE
SO. ST. PAUL MARKET NEWS OFFICE.***
Estimated receipts: 500 includes 450 feeder cattle
Last Friday: 0 Year Ago Friday: 561 Thursday actual: 320
Compared to Thursday, slaughter steers and Holsteins sold steady on a light
test. Slaughter heifers not tested. Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady.
Steers: Choice 2-4 pkg 1364 lbs 85.00.
Holsteins: Choice 2-3 few 1405-1590 lbs 78.00-80.75. Select and Choice 2-3
Few 1377-1471 lbs 75.00-78.00.
Heifers: Not tested.
Cows: Percent Lean Bulk Hi Dressing Lo Dressing
Premium White 65-75 pct 56.00-60.00 - - - -
Breaking 75-80 pct 52.00-57.00 - - - -
Boning 80-85 pct 50.00-53.00 - - - -
Lean 85-90 pct 45.00-51.00 - - 42.00-45.00
Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 few 1890-2100 lbs 60.00-64.00.
For the week: Compared to last week, slaughter steers, Holsteins and heifers
sold unevenly steady. Slaughter cows sold 1.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold
steady to 1.00 lower.
Source: USDA Market News Service, So.St.Paul, MN
Sarah Jorgensen, Market Reporter, 651-451-1565