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

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  Week of Apr. 12, 2021 Previous
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CULL CATTLE - Live auctions Volume Min. Price Avg. Price Max. Price Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
 Total Québec  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 104 0,100 0,593 1,040 -0,019
     1100-1500 lb 655 0,100 0,605 1,170 +0,020
     > 1500 lb 530 0,190 0,680 1,360 +0,015
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 94 0,350 0,733 1,020 +0,007
     > 1500 lb 71 0,450 0,820 1,010 +0,042
 Total Dairy type (Bic auction not included) 1289 0,100 0,635 1,360 -0,004
 Total Beef type (Bic auction not included) 165 0,350 0,770 1,020 -0,009
 Total Québec (Bic auction not included) 1454 0,100 0,650 1,360 +0,019
 St-Hyacinthe  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 41 0,100 0,594 1,040 -0,044
     1100-1500 lb 293 0,100 0,621 1,170 +0,009
     > 1500 lb 258 0,200 0,712 1,360 +0,011
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 38 0,400 0,762 1,000 +0,023
     > 1500 lb 31 0,450 0,847 1,010 +0,041
 Total Dairy type 592 0,100 0,659 1,360 -0,016
 Total Beef type 69 0,400 0,800 1,010 +0,019
 Total St-Hyacinthe 661 0,100 0,674 1,360 +0,015
 La Guadeloupe  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 6 0,350 0,538 0,680 -0,037
     1100-1500 lb 37 0,250 0,541 0,750 +0,038
     > 1500 lb 22 0,350 0,607 0,720 -0,131
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 8 0,350 0,564 0,740 N/A
     > 1500 lb 6 0,720 0,743 0,770 N/A
 Total Dairy type 65 0,250 0,563 0,750 -0,010
 Total Beef type 14 0,350 0,641 0,770 N/A
 Total La Guadeloupe 79 0,250 0,577 0,770 +0,004
 St-Isidore  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 53 0,100 0,605 0,960 +0,008
     1100-1500 lb 280 0,100 0,600 1,020 +0,041
     > 1500 lb 209 0,190 0,660 0,950 +0,035
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 35 0,420 0,741 1,020 +0,024
     > 1500 lb 30 0,640 0,811 0,940 +0,049
 Total Dairy type 542 0,100 0,624 1,020 +0,032
 Total Beef type 65 0,420 0,773 1,020 -0,005
 Total St-Isidore 607 0,100 0,640 1,020 +0,031
 Sawyerville  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 2 0,310 0,405 0,500 -0,073
     1100-1500 lb 30 0,360 0,571 1,090 -0,022
     > 1500 lb 22 0,260 0,638 0,950 -0,005
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 6 0,600 0,710 0,820 -0,003
     > 1500 lb 2 0,660 0,775 0,890 +0,055
 Total Dairy type 54 0,260 0,592 1,090 N/A
 Total Beef type 8 0,600 0,726 0,890 N/A
 Total Sawyerville 62 0,260 0,610 1,090 -0,007
 Danville  Dairy type  < 1100 lb 2 0,460 0,605 0,750 +0,072
     1100-1500 lb 15 0,340 0,587 0,800 +0,025
     > 1500 lb 19 0,380 0,613 0,750 -0,032
   Beef type  1100-1500 lb 7 0,530 0,746 0,900 N/A
     > 1500 lb 2 0,735 0,813 0,890 +0,063
 Total Dairy type 36 0,340 0,602 0,800 N/A
 Total Beef type 9 0,530 0,761 0,900 N/A
 Total Danville 45 0,340 0,633 0,900 +0,029

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CULL CATTLE - Reference market Volume Avg. Price Change
  (head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Ontario  
OLEX (Ontario) 585 0,727 -0,019
Ottawa (Ontario) 76 0,720 +0,041
United States  
Pennsylvania (U.-S.) (eq. $CAN/lb live)   0,549 +0,070

 
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BONELESS BEEF PRICE Price Change
85% lean (eq. $CAN/100 lb) (eq. $CAN/100 lb)
Canada 269,00 +5,00
United States 0,00 N/A
 

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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 959 0,70 - 3,90 1,99 -0,44
  La Guadeloupe 140 0,10 - 3,90 1,73 -0,01
  St-Isidore 1050 0,94 - 4,50 2,20 +0,34
  Danville 107 0,40 - 2,70 1,60 +0,06
  Sawyerville 148 0,70 - 3,40 1,78 -0,25
  Bic 261 0,20 - 2,00 1,49 -
         
Total volume of calves 2 665 0,40 - 3,90 1,95 +0,08
   
Live auctions    
  Holstein good male calves (90-120 lb) 458 1,60 - 2,10 1,91 +0,05
  Holstein good male calves (120-140 lb) 215 1,60 - 2,00 1,84 +0,07
  Holstein average male calves (90-140 lb) 456 1,20 - 1,90 1,61 +0,09
  Holstein good and average (other weights) 190 0,80 - 1,75 1,34 +0,15
  Holstein divers calves (all weights) 197 0,30 - 1,40 0,84 +0,22
  Holstein good female calves (90-120 lb) 47 1,05 - 1,75 1,42 -0,02
  Other milk breeds (all weights) 24 0,20 - 1,55 0,82 -0,22
  Crossed dairy-butcher male - good and average (90-120 lb) 354 2,40 - 5,30 4,17 +0,14
  Crossed dairy-butcher male - other 204 1,50 - 4,70 3,23 -0,13
  Crossed dairy-butcher female - good and average (90-120 lb) 346 1,85 - 3,50 2,70 +0,02
  Crossed dairy-butcher female - other 174 1,20 - 3,15 2,21 +0,02
         
Total 2 665 0,40 - 3,90 1,95 +0,08

DAIRY CALVES – OTHER MARKETS
ONTARIO
Volume Avg. Price Change
(head) ($/lb live) ($/lb live)
Eastern Ontario 586 2,10 +0,02
Ontario 742 2,03 +0,02

UNITED STATES - PENNSYLVANIA   Avg. Price Change
  (eq. $CAN/lb live) (eq. $CAN/lb live)
Good male calves   2,26 +0,23
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).