Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Dec 06, 2018    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  11/24/2018

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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       0.1      0.1         -        -          -        - 
2                 1.4       0.4      0.3       0.5        -        0.1      2.5 
3                18.6       6.6      0.3       8.7      2.4        0.6      1.8 
4                 8.2       0.4      0.2       2.2      4.4        1.0        - 
5                56.1      27.0      (D)      13.9      7.1        (D)      4.5 
6               105.0      51.5     33.5       6.2     12.1        1.6        - 
7               256.1     139.3    103.9       1.2     10.0        1.7        - 
8                65.3      35.2      (D)       1.2      4.8        (D)        - 
9                34.1      16.0      2.1      12.1      3.5        0.4      1.9 
10               26.5       7.9      7.4       4.7      5.9        0.6      0.7 
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U.S. 2/         571.6     284.5    178.1      50.9     50.3        7.8     11.5 
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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                 0.5       0.5        -         -      0.4          -      0.4 
2                 2.0       2.0        -         -      4.0        0.4      3.6 
3                98.1      97.9      (D)       (D)      2.8        0.2      2.5 
4                 (D)       (D)      (D)       (D)      1.7        0.2      1.5 
5               661.1     642.8     17.6       0.8      6.0        0.5      5.5 
6               105.9     105.9        -         -      0.7        0.2      0.5 
7               966.5     952.6      9.8       4.1      0.2          -      0.2 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.1         -     13.4        0.2     13.2 
9                38.1      38.1        -         -      3.7        0.2      3.5 
10                5.5       5.5        -         -      0.9          -      0.9 
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U.S. 2/       2,244.6   2,196.9     41.5       6.3     33.9        2.0     31.9 
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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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