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Nebraska Weekly Feeder Cattle Auction Summary

WH_LS795

Kearney, NE    Mon Sep 08, 2014    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News



Nebraska Weekly Cattle Auction Summary - W/E 09-06-2014



Market: Bassett Livestock Auction – Bassett          (09/03)               

        Lexington Livestock Market – Lexington       (09/05)               

        Ogallala Livestock Auction Market – Ogallala (09/04)               

        Valentine Livestock Auction – Valentine      (09/04)               

         



Receipts: 12,050       Last Week 2,810        Last Year 12,171 



   Compared to last week, bawling steer calves sold unevenly steady, feeder 

steers over 600 lbs sold 7.00 to 10.00 higher. Bawling heifer calves sold 

10.00 higher, 600-700 lbs feeders sold 10.00-15.00 higher; over 700 lbs sold 

4.00 to 10.00 higher. Sharp increases in the CME cattle boards this week 

along with feedlots chopping silage spurred buyers to pay more for this 

week’s offerings. Most of the yearlings came off of summer grass and were 

light to medium fleshed. Bawling spring calves have started to make there 

way to town. Some of these offerings have precondition shots. Nebraska 

slaughter cattle sold 5.00-7.00 higher on live and dressed sales from 

162.00-163.00 and 250.00-252.00 respectively. Supply this week included 47 

percent steers with 93 percent of the run over 600 lbs. 

 



                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                      

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 

         81   358-364      360    380.00-392.50     389.22                 

         18     434        434       346.00         346.00                 

          9     450        450       308.00         308.00                 

         81   502-518      515    270.00-294.50     290.21                 

         73   559-577      572    267.00-271.50     267.78                 

         31     619        619       258.50         258.50                 

        169   616-641      623    260.00-276.75     272.06 Calves          

         36   650-679      667    248.00-254.00     250.27                 

        219   705-743      727    225.00-252.50     244.99                 

        245   755-798      780    226.50-250.00     238.17                 

        748   804-847      831    220.50-240.00     230.73                 

       1165   851-895      876    213.25-225.00     221.90                 

       1287   902-943      925    205.25-228.75     221.59                 

        497   956-996      979    207.50-225.00     215.34                 

        141  1000-1030    1005    205.00-213.25     212.22                 

         12    1055       1055       201.00         201.00                 



                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 

         10     268        268       347.00         347.00                 

         11     475        475       295.00         295.00                 

         16   557-566      560    257.00-258.00     257.32                 

          6     606        606       240.00         240.00 Yearlings       

          9     695        695       257.50         257.50                 

         27   745-746      745    233.50-235.50     234.24                 

         18     780        780       229.00         229.00                 

        105   801-841      834    217.50-225.75     222.89                 

          5     910        910       218.50         218.50                 



                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 

         64   291-299      298    319.00-365.00     358.68                 

         63     351        351       369.00         369.00                 

         53   420-423      422    266.00-314.00     288.44                 

         13     478        478       266.00         266.00                 

        137   503-537      515    243.00-269.00     261.55                 

         88   556-588      574    244.00-278.00     263.25                 

        207   614-646      625    222.00-260.50     252.58                 

         32     603        603       236.50         236.50 Calves          

        146   650-691      677    229.50-241.50     232.43                 

         76     692        692       248.75         248.75 Value Added     

        399   700-748      732    220.50-233.00     228.22                 

        777   765-799      786    214.00-223.00     218.85                 

       1398   800-847      822    205.25-220.25     214.60                 

       1144   851-895      866    207.75-216.00     212.57                 

        407   900-945      917    202.50-212.00     206.51                 

        206   951-995      973    197.50-210.00     205.73                 

        170  1000-1045    1017    191.25-204.00     200.44                 



                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 

          7     249        249       365.00         365.00                 

         27   558-580      565    242.00-245.50     243.85                 

          8     627        627       226.00         226.00 Yearlings       

         24     692        692       211.50         211.50                 

         70     749        749       215.50         215.50                 

         11     803        803       205.75         205.75                 

             

Source:  USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News, Kearney, NE 

         Tom Walthers, Market Reporter (308) 390-5399 

         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/wh_ls795.txt

         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews  KearneyNE-LPSMNLS@ams.usda.gov

 

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