Carlot Veal Carcass Report
USDA - Thu Jul 11, 8:32AM CDT
NW_LS452  ***Please see important report changes below***
St. Joseph, MO     Thu Jul 11, 2019     USDA Market News

USDA CARLOT VEAL CARCASS REPORT - Northeast and North Central Basis

Compared to last week: The special fed veal carcass market was steady to
weak on comparable sales of non-packer owned calves and steady on
packer owned calves. Demand was light to moderate on light offerings.
Harvest numbers were 22.5 percent lower compared to last week's
total. Dressed weights were down 2 pounds in the Northeast, down 8.9
pounds in the North Central, with the total NE & NC being down 4.3 pounds.

 Represents calves harvested Monday through Wednesday of this week.
VEAL CARCASS, SPECIAL FED, HOT BASIS-PAID TO PRODUCER - FOB BASIS
 Includes previously committed contract and open market calves.

 NON-PACKER OWNED                  Head          Range        Wtd Avg
Hide-Off, 255-315 Lbs. Hot Basis      1098   287.00-  312.00    308.05
 **PACKER OWNED**
Hide-Off, 255-315 Lbs. Hot Basis      1124   305.00-  310.00    306.18
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*CONTRACT INFORMATION:  Hot Basis, Hide-Off*

Current future contracts offered:  Firm Bottom Northeast and North
Central, 300.00 for November.
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Special Fed Veal Slaughter for:            Year Ago     YTD       YTD
 Week ending:           07/06/19  06/29/19 07/07/18     2019      2018
Northeast                  1,888     2,258    1,722   58,609    55,178
North Central              1,087     1,579    1,191   37,948    44,224
Total NE & NC              2,975     3,837    2,913   96,557    99,402
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Special Fed Veal Dressed Weights          Year Ago
 Week ending:           07/06/19  06/29/19 07/07/18
Northeast                  281.7     283.7    280.1
North Central              270.0     278.9    278.2
Total NE & NC              277.4     281.7    279.3
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* North Central = OH, IN, IL, MI, & WI
* Northeast     = MA, MD, PA, NY, NJ, DE, CT, & VT
** Packer Owned = Ownership, harvesting and processing controlled by
                  same party.

***As of July 15, 2019 this report will be released on Monday only and will
comprise of data representative of the previous week. In addition, the Non-
Packer Owned and Packer Owned categories, along with the Northeast and North 
Central slaughter data, will be combined into a single section representative
of all data sets. If you have any questions, contact the Market News office
at 816-676-7000.***

Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
        Eric Lyssy                816-676-7000  StJoe.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
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