Winter Livestock Wtd Avg
USDA - Wed Jan 03, 4:47PM CST
DC_LS750
Dodge City, KS    Wed Jan 3, 2018    USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News
 
Winter Livestock Feeder Cattle Auction, Dodge City, KS
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/03/2018
 
Receipts:  1729    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  4096
 
First sale of the New Year 2018. Feeder Steers and heifers 650-900 
lbs firm to higher undertone noted on a light supply of Medium and 
Large 1. Steer and heifer calves firm to higher undertone noted on 
a limited test. Slaughter cows and bulls steady to firm. Trade active
and demand good. Feeder supply 66 percent steers, 34 percent heifers 
with 71 percent over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      305       305       450.00         450.00   Per Head
   26    489-491     490    179.00-183.50     182.29
  109    521-527     526    174.50-177.00     174.91
   98    606-645     628    158.50-164.00     161.66
  122    652-686     673    150.00-156.50     154.37
   28    705-737     727    153.00-155.00     154.38
  127    763-765     763    161.75-161.85     161.77   Value Added
  119    801-847     823       151.00         151.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      398       398       193.00         193.00
    3      430       430       177.50         177.50
    7      499       499       173.00         173.00
   18    512-535     524    159.00-165.00     160.85
   20    558-594     574    159.00-162.00     160.40
   26    623-631     628    153.50-154.00     153.69
   19      742       742       149.25         149.25
   72    757-798     775    145.00-149.00     148.46
   41    826-835     833    145.00-149.00     148.23
   36    865-880     875    145.50-147.00     145.99

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      431       431       153.00         153.00
    6      499       499       131.00         131.00
    7      506       506       146.00         146.00
    5      565       565       148.00         148.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    265-295     280    375.00-400.00     388.17   Per Head
   73    471-489     487    157.00-159.75     159.42
   20    510-516     512    155.50-157.00     156.10
   38    558-582     576    153.00-155.00     153.46
  156    687-698     693    149.25-150.25     149.68
   59      722       722       148.50         148.50
   37      876       876       137.50         137.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    405-437     428    152.00-155.00     154.21
   11    456-470     466    151.00-154.00     153.20
   20    501-541     526    140.00-149.00     142.14
   12      561       561       148.00         148.00
   64    605-625     619    143.00-149.00     146.70
   19    658-683     672    143.00-143.50     143.29
   10    807-847     823    131.00-132.50     131.88

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      436       436       148.00         148.00
    5      571       571       136.00         136.00
    3      681       681       131.50         131.50
    6      721       721       121.00         121.00
    4      857       857       119.00         119.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      539       539       148.00         148.00
    7      615       615       134.00         134.00
    5      651       651       128.50         128.50
    4      732       732       115.00         115.00

Source:  USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Doug Richmeier, Market Reporter, 620-227-8881
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/DC_LS750.txt
         The Winter Livestock report is a service provided by the Kansas Dept
         of Ag with technical oversight from the USDA AMS. 

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