Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Sep 14, 2017    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  09/02/2017

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Standard                               Cattle                             Calves
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regions        Total                         Dairy     Other               Total
   1/                   Steers    Heifers    cows      cows      Bulls          
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                                          1,000 head                            
1                 0.4       0.2      0.1         -         -       0.1        - 
2                 1.6       0.5      0.3       0.6         -       0.2      2.0 
3                20.6       6.7      0.4      10.0       2.5       1.0      2.0 
4                11.5       0.9      0.2       2.1       6.9       1.3        - 
5                62.6      29.5      6.4       (D)       (D)       (D)      3.9 
6               112.0      57.2     31.8       7.9      13.6       1.7        - 
7               281.8     165.9    100.3       0.8      12.2       2.4        - 
8                68.7      43.3     19.2       (D)       (D)       (D)        - 
9                35.7      14.7      2.5      14.4       3.2       0.8      1.8 
10               28.3      11.7      7.0       4.7       3.9       1.0      0.5 
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U.S. 2/         623.2     330.6    168.2      59.1      53.3      12.0     10.3 
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Standard                      Hogs                               Sheep          
federal      -------------------------------------------------------------------
regions        Total    Barrows                        Total   Mature  Lambs and
   1/                  and gilts   Sows      Boars              sheep  yearlings
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                                          1,000 head                            
1                 0.8       0.8        -         -       1.0         -      1.0 
2                 2.8       2.8        -         -       3.5       0.5      3.0 
3               112.0     111.8      0.2         -       3.7       0.2      3.6 
4                 (D)       (D)     17.3       2.1       2.8       0.3      2.5 
5               673.6     645.9     26.5       1.2       9.6       1.0      8.5 
6               103.9     103.9        -         -       0.6       0.1      0.5 
7               984.3     968.3     11.8       4.2       0.4         -      0.4 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.2         -      14.8       0.4     14.3 
9                48.0      48.0        -         -       5.5       0.2      5.3 
10                6.5       6.5        -         -       1.0         -      0.9 
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U.S. 2/       2,322.1   2,258.5     56.1       7.5      42.9       2.8     40.1 
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-    Represents zero.
(D)  Withheld to avoid disclosing individual operations.
1/   States included in regions are as follows   1- CT, ME, NH, VT, MA & RI;
     2- NY & NJ;  3- DE-MD, PA, WV & VA;  4- AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC & TN;
     5- IL, IN, MI, MN, OH & WI;  6- AR, LA, NM, OK & TX;  7- IA, KS, MO & NE;
     8- CO, MT, ND, SD, UT & WY;  9- AZ, CA, HI & NV;  10- AK, ID, OR & WA.
2/   Totals may not add due to rounding.  A region may not be published due to
     confidentiality, but is included in totals.


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