Creston Weighted Average Feeder Cattle Auction
NW_LS752
Des Moines, IA    Wed Dec 6, 2017    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market
 
Creston, IA Feeder Cattle Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/06/2017
 
Receipts:  2384    Last Week:  2560    Year Ago:  227

Compared to the sale last week: Feeder strs under 550 lbs.
mostly 4.00-6.00 higher, feeder strs over 550 lbs. mostly
3.00-5.00 lower and feeder hfrs mostly 3.00-6.00 lower.
Trade Active and Demand Good today. Receipts this week
included 57 percent feeder cattle over 600 lbs; 64 percent
of the feeders were strs and 36 percent were hfrs. 
   


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    320-323     322    216.00-232.00     224.04
   27    357-396     374    210.00-225.00     216.20
   33    405-442     417    198.50-212.00     205.25
   75    451-496     478    185.00-191.00     188.41
   93    504-544     525    181.75-190.00     184.96
  134    550-595     570    171.50-184.50     175.92
    7      560       560       167.00         167.00   Fleshy
  259    600-648     623    159.00-172.50     165.02   Calves
    9      623       623       155.00         155.00   Fleshy
  184    653-684     674    159.00-165.50     161.82   Calves
   62    715-736     725    154.75-164.25     157.44   Calves
    5      734       734       150.00         150.00   Fleshy
   73      718       718       168.75         168.75   Load
   80    765-781     776    149.50-156.10     152.68   Calves
   71      781       781       164.00         164.00   Load
   89    818-847     826    148.35-152.00     150.91
   12      815       815       150.00         150.00   Fleshy
   65      803       803       161.75         161.75   Load

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    433-445     439       183.00         183.00
    7      461       461       175.00         175.00
   60    545-546     546    164.50-170.00     167.03
   16    616-623     620    148.50-153.00     150.18   Calves
   56    667-687     681    153.00-153.25     153.08   Calves
   10    703-716     710    146.50-147.00     146.75   Calves

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    306-318     313    175.00-177.00     176.19
   38    354-395     373    171.00-178.00     174.75
   54    403-445     420    170.00-176.00     172.75
   60    453-493     476    156.00-168.00     161.39
  124    501-547     520    152.00-161.00     156.05
  183    556-593     579    147.25-155.50     151.40
  219    609-645     622    143.25-151.00     147.56   Calves
   24      652       652       147.00         147.00   Calves
    8      700       700       147.00         147.00   Replacement
   69      767       767       139.75         139.75   Load

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    413-440     426       160.00         160.00
   23    501-518     512    147.50-148.00     147.67
    5      690       690       139.50         139.50   Calves

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News,  Des Moines, IA
         515-284-4460
         e-mail:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS752.txt
 
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