International: Weekly US/Canadian Live Poultry Slaughtered Under Federal Inspection (Fri)
NW_PY007
Des Moines, IA          Fri. Jul 12, 2019          USDA Market News

International: Weekly U.S./Canadian Live Poultry Slaughtered Under Inspection (Fri)

Week ending            6-Jul-19
                               U.S. fowl slaughtered domestically

                         Light                 Heavy                   Total
                          Hens                  Hens                    Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------------------
Head                        496                 1,089                   1,585

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   825                 1,818                   2,643
Same week yr ago            861                 1,335                   2,196
To-date/2019*            21,737                41,909                  63,646
To-date/2018*            28,791                41,467                  70,258

                               U.S. fowl slaughtered in Canada

                         Light                 Heavy                   Total
                          Hens                  Hens                    Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------------------
Head                        139                     0                     139

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   169                     0                     169
Same week yr ago            167                     0                     167
To-date/2019*             6,164                    17                   6,181
To-date/2018*             7,924                     8                   7,932
Data Source: CFIA, as compiled by AAFC, Poultry Section

                    Total U.S. fowl slaughtered in the U.S. and Canada

                         Light                 Heavy                   Total
                          Hens                  Hens                    Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------------------
Head                        635                 1,089                   1,724

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   994                 1,818                   2,812
Same week yr ago          1,028                 1,335                   2,363
To-date/2019*            27,901                41,926                  69,827
To-date/2018*            36,715                41,475                  78,190

*Note: Year to-date totals reflect comparable time periods.

SOURCE: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460  email: DESM.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY007.txt

Prepared: 12-Jul-19 07:50 AM C JG