Valentine Livestock Auction Market (Thu)
USDA - Thu Mar 08, 5:59PM CST
WH_LS762
Kearney, NE      Thu Mar 8, 2018     USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News

Valentine Livestock Auction, Valentine, NE
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Mar 8, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  3950 Last week: 791 Last year: 5000 

No recent test of market for an accurate comparison a trend
will not be given for steers or heifers.  Demand was good with
warmer weather in the area after days of snow and high wind.
Feeders made up 100 percent of the offering.  The feeder supply 
included 52 percent steers, and 48 percent heifers. Near 88 percent 
of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    479-479    479       211.00         211.00
   72    512-540    530    206.00-210.50     208.51
  330    605-649    624    153.25-189.50     183.32
  405    654-691    672    166.00-179.00     175.53
  238    706-730    720    163.50-169.75     166.97
  348    751-798    781    149.50-162.00     153.38
  137    810-837    813    143.00-147.00     143.33
   97    850-889    875    142.00-150.50     143.76
   57    921-921    921       138.00         138.00
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
   25    543-543    543       197.75         197.75
   12    624-646    635    167.00-171.00     168.97
   28    662-677    674    161.00-161.50     161.39
   12    704-738    718    152.50-153.50     152.93
    9    829-829    829       135.00         135.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    411-431    419    184.00-188.00     186.31
   12    487-494    491    171.00-176.00     173.07
   69    508-544    533    169.00-181.00     172.65
  136    554-599    584    162.75-173.50     165.89
  299    600-645    617    155.00-167.00     161.73
  665    658-688    669    148.75-159.00     154.33
   43    664-665    665    166.00-170.00     167.39   Replacement
   68    700-744    725    137.00-142.50     138.33
  132    750-786    777    136.00-142.00     137.64
   36    782-782    782       147.50         147.50   Replacement
   12   1024-1024  1024       128.00         128.00
   25   1198-1198  1198       104.00         104.00
               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 - 2
    6    406-406    406       171.00         171.00
   34    477-495    488    167.50-168.00     167.69
   20    595-595    595       160.75         160.75
   70    614-648    639    150.00-153.25     152.30
    8    728-728    728       131.00         131.00

Source: NE Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kearney, NE
        Shareen Dearmont 308-390-5399  
        www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsWH_LS762.txt

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