Canadian Livestock Prices and F.I. Slaughter Figures

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Canadian Livestock Prices and Federal Inspected Slaughter Figures

Info for Week Ending June 24, 2022

Area: Alberta Direct Sales, 4% Shrink
Slaughter Steers, mostly Choice and Select 1-3, 1300-1500 lbs 135.12
Slaughter Heifers, mostly Choice and Select 1-3, 1200-1400 lbs 135.24

Area: Alberta Auctions
Slaughter Cows, Cutter and Utility 1-3, 1100-1400 lbs 81.31

Area: Ontario Auctions
Slaughter Steers, mostly Choice and Select 1-3, 1300-1500 lbs 147.28
Slaughter Heifers, mostly Choice and Select 1-3, 1200-1400 lbs No Quote
Slaughter Cows, Cutter and Utility 1-3, 1100-1400 lbs 91.79

Average Feeder Cattle Prices:
Steers: Alberta Saskatchewan Ontario
06/24/22 06/17/22 06/24/22 06/17/22 06/24/22 06/17/22
501-600 lbs 181.21 181.34 No Quote No Quote 173.47 176.04
601-700 lbs 180.21 175.77 No Quote No Quote 171.39 164.15
701-800 lbs 168.50 167.15 162.23 No Quote 160.69 149.73
801-900 lbs 155.23 153.22 151.76 No Quote 156.61 148.84

Heifers:
401-500 lbs 158.28 No Quote No Quote No Quote 158.28 159.38
501-600 lbs 153.52 153.56 No Quote No Quote 148.48 152.23
601-700 lbs 149.75 149.94 141.55 146.51 145.61 147.75
701-800 lbs 144.12 142.20 No Quote 143.68 145.31 135.82

Province Ontario
No. 2 220-240 lbs Hogs, quoted by Provincial Board 75.73

Alberta
No. 2 220-240 lbs Hogs, quoted by Western Hog Exchange 73.81

Source: CanFax, http://www.canfax.ca

All prices have been converted to U.S. $/CWT.
Exchange Rate: Canadian dollar equivalent to $0.7707 U.S. dollars
Grades changed to approximate U.S. equivalents

Canadian Federally Inspected Slaughter
Current Week Ago Year Ago YTD YTD %Change
06/25/22 06/18/22 06/26/21 2022 2021
Cattle: N/A 61,155 66,388 N/A 1,537,998 N/A
Calves: N/A 3,027 2,692 N/A 78,241 N/A
Sheep: 2,902 2,712 2,650 63,664 63,749 -0.1%
Hogs: 378,181 402,250 362,737 10,236,068 10,255,858 -0.2%

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, St. Joseph, MO
816-676-7000 email: stjoe.lpgmn@usda.gov
24 hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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