Les Producteurs de bovins du Québec - Cull cattle and dairy calf - Weekly report

All data updated on Friday at noon.
  Week of Oct. 8, 2018 Previous
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CULL CATTLE - Live auctions Volume Avg. Price Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
 Total Québec  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 129 0,403 -0,003
     1100-1500 lb 870 0,432 -0,014
     > 1500 lb 441 0,516 -0,008
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 113 0,565 -0,027
     > 1500 lb 57 0,674 -0,012
 Total Québec (Bic auction not included) 1610 0,470 -0,016
 St-Hyacinthe  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 62 0,497 +0,033
     1100-1500 lb 389 0,453 -0,035
     > 1500 lb 203 0,520 -0,015
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 32 0,561 -0,028
     > 1500 lb 20 0,692 -0,019
 Total St-Hyacinthe 706 0,488 -0,024
 La Guadeloupe  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 4 0,243 -0,013
     1100-1500 lb 47 0,439 +0,038
     > 1500 lb 32 0,542 +0,047
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 5 0,620 +0,033
     > 1500 lb      
 Total La Guadeloupe 88 0,478 +0,045
 St-Isidore  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 46 0,300 +0,011
     1100-1500 lb 318 0,408 +0,002
     > 1500 lb 139 0,501 -0,018
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 54 0,595 -0,013
     > 1500 lb 28 0,669 -0,017
 Total St-Isidore 585 0,451 -0,014
 Sawyerville  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 6 0,362 +0,074
     1100-1500 lb 62 0,404 -0,048
     > 1500 lb 26 0,503 -0,001
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 15 0,451 -0,046
     > 1500 lb 7 0,650 -0,017
 Total Sawyerville 116 0,445 -0,032
 Danville  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 11 0,385 -0,102
     1100-1500 lb 54 0,444 -0,008
     > 1500 lb 41 0,530 +0,004
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 7 0,551 -0,066
     > 1500 lb 2 0,635 -0,018
 Total Danville 115 0,479 -0,017

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CULL CATTLE - Reference market Volume Avg. Price Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Ontario  
OLEX (Ontario) 549 0,572 -0,002
Ottawa (Ontario) 121 0,463 -0,034
United States  
Pennsylvania (U.-S.) (eq. $CAN/lb live)   0,455 +0,003

 
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BONELESS BEEF PRICE Price Change
85% lean (eq. $CAN/100 lb) (eq. $CAN/100 lb)
Canada 220,00 -3,00
United States 197,81 -3,93
 

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DAIRY CALVES – QUEBEC MARKET Volume Price Range Avg. Price Change
Live auctions (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
  St-Hyacinthe 885 0,20 - 1,50 1,01 -0,07
  La Guadeloupe 62 0,30 - 1,75 1,16 +0,03
  St-Isidore 954 0,30 - 1,80 0,97 -0,04
  Danville 158 0,30 - 1,55 1,00 +0,09
  Sawyerville 141 0,60 - 1,70 1,16 +0,06
  Bic 171 0,60 - 1,40 1,07 -0,15
         
Total volume of calves 2 371 0,20 - 1,50 1,01 -0,05
   
Live auctions    
  Holstein good male calves (90-120 lb) 698 1,10 - 1,55 1,29 -0,10
  Holstein good male calves (120-140 lb) 208 1,10 - 1,50 1,31 -0,12
  Holstein average male calves (90-140 lb) 493 0,60 - 1,35 1,01 -0,06
  Holstein good and average (other weights) 203 0,50 - 1,35 0,89 +0,04
  Holstein divers calves (all weights) 424 0,20 - 0,80 0,38 -0,01
  Holstein good female calves (90-120 lb) 55 0,80 - 1,35 1,02 +0,02
  Other milk breeds (all weights) 31 0,10 - 1,42 0,64 -0,11
  Crossbreeds dairy-butcher (all weights) 327 1,15 - 2,60 1,84 +0,01
         
Total 2 371 0,20 - 1,50 1,01 -0,05

DAIRY CALVES – OTHER MARKETS
ONTARIO
Volume Avg. Price Change
(head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Eastern Ontario 618 1,29 +0,09
Ontario 812 1,17 +0,06

UNITED STATES - PENNSYLVANIA   Avg. Price Change
  (eq. $CAN/lb live) (eq. $CAN/lb live)
Good male calves   1,18 -0,01
Good female calves   0,00 N/A

Market data updated by the Producteurs de bovins du Québec
 
All information comes from the Producteurs de bovins du Québec, Quebec live animal auctions, Dairylea, Urner Barry, OCA, Canfax and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).