Mobridge Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Thu)
USDA - Thu Dec 07, 7:00PM CST
SF_LS767
Sioux Falls, SD    Thu Dec 7, 2017    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
Mobridge Livestock Exchange - Mobridge, SD
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/07/2017
 
Receipts:  2918    Last Week:  3381    Year Ago:  2380
 
Compared to last week:  best test on steers 550 to 700 lbs 3.00 to 
7.00 lower.  Best test on heifers 500 to 650 lbs 2.00 to 4.00 lower. 
Moderate to good demand for today's calf offering which sold on a 
mostly moderate market.  Roughly 650 of today's receipts were weigh 
up cows with the balance in calves.  Plain to attractive quality 
for today's calf offering which was mostly packages.  Calves in 
moderate to moderate plus flesh and some weaned calves carried some 
tag.  Almost half of the calf offering was weaned, almost all were 
fully preconditioned.  Steers made up 60 percent of the feeder 
supply, heifers 40 percent, 65 percent over 600 lbs.  The next feeder
cattle sale is next Thursday, December 14, this will be the last 
feeder cattle sale of 2017.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   26    450-475     467    179.00-186.00     183.61
   64    505-545     520    169.00-188.00     178.68
  165    550-590     571    166.00-178.00     173.95
    8      580       580       162.00         162.00   Full
  293    600-645     627    159.00-173.00     170.06   Calves
  234    655-685     663    157.00-170.50     168.20   Calves
  215    700-740     713    155.50-164.25     158.89   Calves
  254    750-775     764    150.50-169.25     160.50   Calves

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15      310       310       171.00         171.00
   19      395       395    161.00-171.00     167.84
   27    470-475     471    166.50-176.00     171.42
  167    500-545     525    156.50-166.00     160.47
  135    550-595     574    153.00-159.50     154.64
   23      595       595       167.00         167.00   Replacement
  229    600-645     623    144.50-159.00     151.76   Calves
   27      600       600       163.00         163.00   Replacement
   84    655-685     670    137.00-146.00     140.30   Calves
   96    710-730     720    145.00-148.75     146.92   Calves

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5     1045      1045       127.00         127.00
    6     1095      1095       129.50         129.50

Source:  USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
         Heidi Preszler
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS767.txt
 
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