Bloomfield Weighted Average Feeder Cattle Auction
USDA - Wed Jan 03, 3:46PM CST
NW_LS756
Des Moines, IA    Wed Jan 3, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Bloomfield
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/03/2018
 
Receipts:  1775    Last Week:  1702    Year Ago:  1568
 
No trend as the sale one week ago was a Speceal I.M.B.I.O. Sale where
feeders were sorted and co-mingled as to weight and frame score. Today
trade was active with very good demand.  Receipts included 68.1  
percent over 600 lbs., 61.9 percent steers, 37.7 percent heifers, 
o.5 percent bull calves.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    352-396     371    192.50-204.00     198.74
   15    400-426     412    198.00-204.00     201.06
   22    462-486     481    188.00-194.00     192.66
   75    500-544     529    178.00-185.50     181.30
   24      508       508       188.25         188.25   Thin
    7      596       596       174.50         174.50
  136    607-643     632    160.00-169.00     167.29   Calves
  187    653-687     665    161.75-167.75     164.87   Calves
   10      655       655       156.75         156.75   Fleshy
  126    704-707     705    154.25-165.25     162.31   Calves
  304    751-796     770    151.50-157.50     154.27   Calves
   64      862       862       147.85         147.85   Calves
    9      916       916       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      448       448       191.50         191.50
   13    512-547     538    154.00-164.00     157.32
   27    551-597     576    164.00-167.00     165.88
   10    630-640     635    148.00-150.00     148.99   Calves
    4      670       670       148.00         148.00   Calves

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14      662       662       144.50         144.50   Calves

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      351       351       171.00         171.00
   23    405-441     416    164.00-173.00     168.81
   86    477-496     490    156.00-166.00     161.43
    6      490       490       147.00         147.00   Fleshy
   37    507-515     512    160.75-163.75     162.08
  186    551-599     586    144.50-156.50     152.09
  142    613-629     618    143.00-153.25     151.09   Calves
   53    654-688     679    131.50-143.00     136.37   Calves
   55      670       670       146.00         146.00   Fancy
   37    715-746     737    139.00-144.00     142.91   Calves

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    615-644     635    135.00-140.50     137.34   Calves

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      496       496       178.00         178.00

Source:  USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Wayne Frank, Market Reporter
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS756.txt
 
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