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


Market Commentary

All data updated on Friday at noon.
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CULL CATTLE - Live auctions Volume Avg. Price Change Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
  St-Hyacinthe 530 0,675 +0,014  
  La Guadeloupe 44 0,631 -0,046  
  St-Isidore 681 0,650 +0,009  
  Danville 57 0,673 +0,046  
  Sawyerville 56 0,605 -0,042  
         
Cull cattle (Bic auction not included) 1 368 0,662 +0,015 -0,190
For information about the Bic's auction:  click here.

CULL CATTLE - Reference market Volume Avg. Price Change Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Eastern Ontario 370 0,699 +0,019 -0,185
Ontario 1 963 0,736 +0,024 -0,220

 
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BONELESS BEEF PRICE Price Change Change
85% lean (eq. $CAN/100 lb) (eq. $CAN/100 lb) (eq. $CAN/100 lb)
Canada 260,00 -3,00 -29,00
United States 248,62 +0,20 -22,77
 

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DAIRY CALVES – QUEBEC MARKET Volume Price Range Avg. Price Change Change
Live auctions (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
  St-Hyacinthe 954 0,30 - 1,80 1,32 +0,11 -1,26
  La Guadeloupe 148 0,55 - 1,80 1,38 +0,07 -1,28
  St-Isidore 1064 0,30 - 1,90 1,30 +0,14 -1,30
  Danville 122 0,50 - 1,85 1,21 +0,28 -1,30
  Sawyerville 131 0,60 - 1,80 1,27 +0,07 -1,34
  Bic 163 0,80 - 1,60 1,33 +0,04 -1,29
           
Total volume of calves 2 582 0,30 - 1,80 1,31 +0,11 -1,34
   
Live auctions      
  Holstein good male calves (90-120 lb) 758 1,40 - 1,75 1,59 +0,09 -1,28
  Holstein good male calves (120-140 lb) 190 1,40 - 1,70 1,53 -0,00 -1,21
  Holstein average male calves (90-140 lb) 591 1,00 - 1,55 1,30 +0,08 -1,28
  Holstein good and average (other weights) 237 0,48 - 1,50 1,09 +0,11 -1,11
  Holstein divers calves (all weights) 386 0,20 - 1,10 0,61 +0,08 -0,87
  Holstein good female calves (90-120 lb) 59 1,00 - 2,15 1,36 +0,19 -1,79
  Other milk breeds (all weights) 48 0,20 - 1,70 0,97 +0,07 -0,65
  Crossbreeds dairy-butcher (all weights) 313 1,20 - 2,90 2,20 +0,06 -0,88
           
Total 2 582 0,30 - 1,80 1,31 +0,11 -1,34

DAIRY CALVES – OTHER MARKETS
ONTARIO
Volume Avg. Price Change Change
(head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Eastern Ontario 566 1,45 +0,06 -1,18
Ontario 796 1,37 +0,09 -1,20

UNITED STATES - PENNSYLVANIA   Avg. Price Change Change
  (eq. $CAN/lb live) (eq. $CAN/lb live) (eq. $CAN/lb live)
Good male calves   1,46 -0,09 -1,33
Good female calves   0,00 N/A 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).