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Mar
31
2022

Texas Daily Ag Market News Summary

Posted 241 days ago ago by Administrator Account

Daily Market Summary for March 31st

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Slaughter Cattle:

As of 3:00 PM Thursday, in Nebraska and Western Cornbelt negotiated cash trading has been slow to moderate with good demand. In Nebraska live purchases traded steady from 138.00-140.00 when compared to the last reported market on Wednesday. Dressed purchases, compared to last week, traded 1.00 higher at 222.00. In the Western Cornbelt, compared to last week, live purchases traded 1.00-2.00 higher from 140.00-143.00. Not enough dressed purchases for a market trend. Last week dressed purchases traded from 221.00-225.00. In the Southern Plains negotiated cash trading has been mostly inactive with light demand. Not enough purchases for a market trend. Wednesday was the last reported market with live purchases at 138.00.

Negotiated Sales:

Confirmed:      28,118

Week Ago:         8,990

Year Ago:         15,270

Formula Net - Dressed Steers & Heifers:

Head count priced today:   40,500

Weighted avg. weight:        890.00

Weighted avg. net price:     223.96

 

Cattle Slaughter under Federal Inspection

Thursday (est)                      121,000

Week ago (est)                     122,000

Year ago (act)                       115,000

Week to Date                       490,000

Same Period Last Week     488,000

Same Period Last Year       469,000

Wednesday

Steers & Heifers:  96,000

Cows & Bulls:        29,000

 

Boxed Beef:

Cutout Values:

Choice: 268.39… +1.85

Select:  262.34… +4.88

Choice/Select Spread: 6.05

Total Load Count: 96

 

Cutter Cow Cutout:

228.38… -0.43

 

CME Feeder Cattle Index for March 30th:

155.76… +0.35 / +0.23%

1 Year Change: +10.98%

52 Week Range: 130.15 to 165.35

 

Futures Settlements…

Live Cattle:

April: 139.37… -0.80

June: 137.12… -0.88

August: 138.07… -0.48

 

Feeder Cattle:

March: 155.90… -0.07

April: 161.40… -2.27

May: 166.55… -2.35

 

April Hogs: 101.75… -2.77

May Crude Oil: 100.28… -7.54

 

May Corn: 7.4875… +0.1075

May Wheat: 10.0600… -0.2125

 

Grain Cash Bids:

Omaha Corn: 7.38… +0.13

Kansas City Wheat: 9.65… -0.15

 

Financial Markets:

DJIA: 34,678.25… -549.90

S & P 500: 4,530.60… -71.89

NASDAQ: 14,251.54… -192.07

U.S. Dollar Index: 98.37… +0.58