Cattle Market News and Commentary
BRUG - Tue Jan 22, 12:13PM CST

Live cattle futures are mostly 40 cents to $1.05 lower on Tuesday. Feeder cattle futures are down a quarter to $1.375 at midday. The CME feeder cattle index was down $1.04 on January 17 at $142.05. Wholesale boxed beef prices were higher on Tuesday morning. Choice boxes were up 59 cents at $215.85, with Select 15 cents higher at $211.01. USDA estimated Monday’s FI cattle slaughter at 117,000 head. That is 2,000 head below last week and well above the same week last year. Wednesday’s online FCE auction has a total of 4,139 head on showlists, with a majority out of Nebraska.

Feb 19 Cattle are at $125.475, down $1.050,

Apr 19 Cattle are at $126.625, down $0.750,

Jun 19 Cattle are at $116.975, down $0.475,

Jan 19 Feeder Cattle are at $141.200, down $0.250

Mar 19 Feeder Cattle are at $141.575, down $1.250

Apr 19 Feeder Cattle are at $143.050, down $1.350

--provided by Brugler Marketing & Management

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