Salina Weighted Average
DC_LS754 
Dodge City, KS    Fri  Feb 08, 2018    USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News

Farmers and Ranchers Livestock Commission Co., Salina, Kansas
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/08/18
 
Receipts:  3229    Last Week:  3345    Year Ago:  3720

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 500 pounds sold unevenly steady on 
a light test.  Feeder steers 500-650 pounds sold 4.00 to 8.00 higher.  Feeder 
steers 650-800 pounds sold steady to 2.00 higher, and feeder steers over 800 
pounds sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower.  Feeder heifers under 600 pounds sold 1.00 to 
4.00 lower on a light test.  Feeder heifers 600-700 pounds sold steady to 5.00 
higher.  Feeder heifers over 700 pounds sold mostly 1.00 lower with instances of 
up to 5.00 lower.  Trade activity and buyer demand was moderate to good.  
Today�s run of cattle consisted heavily of long weaned, pre-conditioned, home 
raised cattle with many coming off of wheat pastures.  The supply was comprised 
of 95 percent feeder cattle with the balance being bred cows.  In the feeder 
supply 55 percent were steers and 45 percent were heifers with 87 percent of the 
supply weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      361       361       205.00         205.00
   14    400-436     421    192.00-206.00     197.71
   30    451-494     483    193.00-205.50     202.35
    6      537       537       194.00         194.00
   77    557-587     568    184.00-198.00     190.26
   68    603-641     621    173.00-185.00     176.42
  136    661-696     680    162.25-176.25     170.21
  102    713-738     730    143.00-158.50     153.54
   84    752-794     765    145.00-153.75     149.61
  236    809-846     827    137.00-149.50     142.39
  291    859-881     868    135.60-142.75     138.25
  366    900-945     920    130.00-139.75     136.89
   56    950-968     961    135.50-136.85     136.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      415       415       188.00         188.00
   13    576-593     585    177.00-179.00     177.76
   17    607-640     628    161.00-166.00     163.31
   88    678-694     686    146.00-160.00     153.47
   13    706-732     717    141.00-148.00     144.24
    7      751       751       142.50         142.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    596-597     596    156.00-160.00     158.28

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    315-332     324    194.00-200.00     196.92
   16    401-412     403    170.00-175.00     173.13
   11      418       418       174.50         174.50   Thin Fleshed
   40    460-492     472    165.00-172.00     166.51
   66    513-548     533    162.00-168.00     164.44
   65    562-597     590    154.50-163.00     156.85
  109    601-641     623    146.00-158.00     152.27
  122    653-694     675    139.00-154.00     145.26
  143    700-738     712    137.00-145.00     141.62
  255    754-782     776    132.00-136.00     134.17
  261    801-845     824    130.00-136.00     133.97
   31    873-883     876    126.50-128.75     127.93
   10   1009-1011   1010    122.00-126.50     123.80
   18     1091      1091       112.00         112.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      412       412       167.00         167.00
    8      505       505       154.50         154.50
    5      598       598       136.75         136.75
   25    605-646     627    131.00-145.00     142.79
   28    652-696     681    133.00-138.00     137.27
   70    707-747     730    132.00-138.50     135.61
    6      816       816       127.00         127.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      959       959       115.00         115.00

Source:  USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, Kansas
         Lindsay Brunet, Market Reporter, 620-227-8881
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/DC_LS754.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews
 
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