In this subchapter:
(1) Base price
(2) Basis level
(3) Current slaughter week
The term “F.O.B.” means free on board, regardless of the mode of transportation, at the point of direct shipment by the seller to the buyer.
The term “livestock” means cattle, swine, and lambs.
(8) Negotiated purchaseThe term “negotiated purchase” means a cash or spot market purchase by a packer of livestock from a producer under which—
(9) Negotiated saleThe term “negotiated sale” means a cash or spot market sale by a producer of livestock to a packer under which—
(10) Prior slaughter week
(12) Reporting dayThe term “reporting day” means a day on which—
the Secretary is required to make information concerning the business described in subparagraph (A) available to the public; and