Broiler/Fryer: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers
NW_PY019
Des Moines, IA          Thu. Dec 06, 2018          USDA Market News

BROILER/FRYER: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers

               Estimate          Actual           Avg. Wt.          Actual         Avg. Wt.
               (1,000)           (1,000)                           (1,000)
                  12/06            12/04             12/04           11/29           11/27
Alabama           3,981            4,090              5.68            3,806           5.76
Arkansas          4,997            4,749              5.79            4,456           5.94
Delmarva          2,234            2,245              6.98            2,213           6.95
KY-LA-TN          2,357            2,367              5.44            2,359           5.50
Mississippi       2,834            2,895              6.36            2,845           6.23
North Carolina    2,945            3,129              8.12            3,180           8.28
Texas             2,555            2,537              6.81            2,558           6.72
Total            21,903           22,012              6.38           21,417           6.42
Mon-Thur         87,942 (A)                                          87,005(A)

(A) Weekly cumulative for states listed above.
Broiler-fryer slaughter under federal inspection for 06-Dec-18
is estimated to be 33,335,000 up 1.96 percent from a week ago
and up 1.2 percent from a year ago.
(last week 32,693,000 last year 32,954,000)

SOURCE: USDA Livestock, Poultry, & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA          515.284.4460        email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

Prepared: 06-Dec-18 10:59 AM C BK


NW_PY019
Des Moines, IA          Wed. Dec 05, 2018          USDA Market News

BROILER/FRYER: Daily Estimated Slaughter of Broiler/Fryers

               Estimated             ACTUAL      Avg. Wt.         Actual Avg. Wt.
                   (1,000)       (1,000)                         (1,000)
                   12/05   12/04   12/03   11/30   12/03   11/30   11/28   11/26
Alabama            3,994   4,058   4,074   3,915    5.69    5.55   3,976    5.83
Arkansas           5,030   5,024   4,543   4,490    6.10    5.56   4,611    5.78
Delmarva           2,260   2,271   2,273   2,650    7.14    6.85   2,197    7.19
KY-LA-TN           2,236   2,424   2,288   2,374    5.48    5.39   2,347    5.61
Mississippi        2,820   2,802   2,826   2,595    6.33    6.16   2,851    6.38
North Carolina     3,094   3,159   3,132   4,026    8.11    8.25   3,152    8.29
Texas              2,536   2,512   2,571   3,025    6.87    6.72   2,539    6.79
Total             21,970  22,250  21,707  23,075    6.48    6.38  21,673    6.45
Mon-Wed           66,039 (A)                                      65,588 (A)

(A) Weekly cumulative for states listed above.
Broiler-fryer slaughter under federal inspection for 05-Dec-18
is estimated to be 33,437,000 head up 2.81 percent from a week ago
and up 3.3 percent from a year ago.
(Last week 32,523,000, last year 32,368,000)

SOURCE: USDA Livestock, Poultry, & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA          515.284.4460        email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

Prepared: 05-Dec-18 10:48 AM C JG