Actual Livestock Slaughter by Region (Thu)
SJ_LS713
St. Joseph, MO    Thu Oct 29, 2020    USDA Market News Service

                  U.S. Federally Inspected Slaughter By Region
                            Week Ending  10/17/2020

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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                 0.7       0.4      (D)         -        -        (D)        - 
2                 1.6       0.5      0.3       0.7        -          -      1.9 
3                13.6       3.3      0.4       7.1      2.1        0.8      1.8 
4                16.5       1.2      0.3       3.4      9.1        2.5      0.1 
5                69.4      31.8      (D)      16.3     10.0        (D)      3.1 
6               116.6      54.2     39.0       5.9     15.8        1.7        - 
7               294.7     157.5    119.3       1.9     13.9        2.1        - 
8                70.4      37.2     25.2       1.7      5.9        0.4        - 
9                41.4      17.0      5.1      14.7      4.0        0.5      1.0 
10               33.6      10.9      8.9       6.1      6.9        0.8      0.3 
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U.S. 2/         658.6     314.0    207.9      57.8     67.9       10.9      8.3 
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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                 0.7       0.7        -         -      1.0          -      0.9 
2                 1.9       1.9        -         -      4.2        0.3      3.9 
3               106.1     105.8      (D)       (D)      2.9        0.2      2.6 
4                 (D)       (D)      (D)       (D)      2.0        0.2      1.8 
5               795.6     766.1     28.6       1.0      6.0        0.4      5.6 
6               131.6     131.5      0.1         -      0.8        0.1      0.8 
7             1,179.6   1,165.5     10.4       3.7      0.3          -      0.3 
8                 (D)       (D)      0.1         -      9.0        0.3      8.7 
9                51.2      51.2        -         -      4.9        0.2      4.7 
10                6.9       6.9        -         -      1.2        0.1      1.2 
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U.S. 2/       2,685.3   2,621.1     58.9       5.3     32.3        1.9     30.4 
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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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