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DTN Cattle Prices/Trends 11/20 11:30





DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS               11/20 11:30

      HEAD SOLD LIVE  STEERS  DRESSED        LIVE  HEIFERS DRESSED 
KANSAS   2,500  116.00        .              116.00        .
NEBRASKA   .    .            *180-182(BID)   .            *180-182(BID)
TEXAS    1,800  116.00        .              116.00        .
COLORADO   .    .             .              .             .
IOWA       .    .             .              .             .
                               *PRIVATE SOURCES     
    
DTN COMMENTS:  A light trade is being reported in parts of the South at 
$116, $1 higher than last week's weighted average. Other areas of feeding 
country remain quiet as some asking prices remain firm around $117 to $118 
in the South, and $188 in the North. 

Beef cutouts are higher at midday (choice 239.62 +0.61, select 216.20 
+0.73), with light to moderate box movement (43.39 lds of choice cuts, 11.29 
lds of select cuts, 14.70 lds of trim, and 9.90 lds of ground). Cattle 
futures near midday are mixed on live contracts, and mixed, mostly higher on 
feeder issues.

The FCE Auction today reported a total of 1,398 head total. One lot was 
reported for Texas $114.50 was offered and passed. There were four lots in 
Kansas, one lot went unsold, one lot sold at $115.75, and the other two lots 
sold for $116. Three lots in Nebraska, two lots sold at $115, and one lot 
sold at $115.50.

DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE-NEGOTIATED PURCHASES-SUMMARY
**Summary includes trade from 1:30 PM the previous day through 9:30 AM today.**

KANSAS    CONFIRMED CASH SALES:      48  WEEK TO DATE:        48
STEERS - LIVE - FOB                   STEERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
STEERS - LIVE - DELIVERED             STEERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB                  HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - DELIVERED            HEIFERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


NEBRASKA  CONFIRMED CASH SALES:     377  WEEK TO DATE:       377
STEERS - LIVE - FOB                   STEERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
114.50   80+    114.50-114.50    257  No reportable trade

114.50   TOTAL  114.50-114.50    257
STEERS - LIVE - DELIVERED             STEERS - DRESSED - FOB
116.50   80+    116.50-116.50    120  No reportable trade

116.50   TOTAL  116.50-116.50    120
HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB                  HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - DELIVERED            HEIFERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


TEXAS     CONFIRMED CASH SALES:       0  WEEK TO DATE:         0
STEERS - LIVE - FOB                   STEERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
STEERS - LIVE - DELIVERED             STEERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB                  HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - DELIVERED            HEIFERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


COLORADO  CONFIRMED CASH SALES: NA Conf  WEEK TO DATE:   NA Conf
STEERS - LIVE - FOB                   STEERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
NA Due to Confidentiality             No reportable trade
STEERS - LIVE - DELIVERED             STEERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB                  HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
NA Due to Confidentiality             No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - DELIVERED            HEIFERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


IOWA      CONFIRMED CASH SALES:   1,311  WEEK TO DATE:     1,582
STEERS - LIVE - FOB                   STEERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
115.61   80+    114.00-116.00    694  182.00   80+    182.00-182.00    185
                                      177.00   65-80  177.00-177.00    200

115.61   TOTAL  114.00-116.00    694  179.40   TOTAL  177.00-182.00    385
STEERS - LIVE - DELIVERED             STEERS - DRESSED - FOB
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - FOB                  HEIFERS - DRESSED - DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE - DELIVERED            HEIFERS - DRESSED - FOB
116.00   80+    116.00-116.00     38  No reportable trade

116.00   TOTAL  116.00-116.00     38

NOTE:  Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, ext. 3678. All sales will be listed anonymously and 
organized by state. All live sales are FOB and set for 1-9 day delivery. 
General trends and summaries from this data will also be posted on the Daily 
Sales Reported to DTN page.