Dodge City, KS Sun Feb 24, 2013 USDA-KS Dept Ag Mkt News
Pratt Livestock Feeder Cattle Auction, Pratt, KS Close for 2/23/2013
Receipts: 856 Last Week: 2568 Year Ago: 4336
Compared to last week: Steers 750-900 lbs 5.00- 8.00 higher, however weighing
conditions in favor of the buyer, as cattle had extra days and went through a
major snow storm. Steers 750 lbs and under not enough for market test. Heifers
not enough for a market, steady undertone noted. Slaughter Cows and Bulls not
enough for market test. Trade light and demand moderate for weighted classes
for cattle. Feeder supply 88 percent steers and 12 percent heifers with 98
percent 600 lbs and over.
Steers: Medium and Large 1 550-600 lbs 164.50-165.00 (164.73); 55 head 665
lbs 147.85; 60 head 745 lbs 143.25; 750-800 lbs 138.25-142.75 (142.21); 800-850
lbs 138.85-139.75 (139.34); 850-900 lbs 135.85-138.60 (137.62); 60 head 905 lbs
136.10; 91 head 950-1000 lbs 130.25; 1000-1050 lbs 126.60-128.25 (126.98).
Medium and Large 1-2 4 head 877 lbs 132.50.
Heifers: Medium and Large 1 63 head 795 lbs 129.25; 850-900 lbs 123.75-
Source: USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, KS
Doug Richmeier ? Richard Hruska, OIC Phone 620-227-8881
24 Hour Market News 620-369-9311
The Pratt Livestock Report is a service provided by the Kansas
Dept of Ag with technical oversight from USDA AMS.
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