Valentine Livestock Auction Market (Thu)
USDA - Thu Jul 12, 5:36PM CDT
WH_LS762
Kearney, NE      Thu Jul 12, 2018     USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News

Valentine Livestock Auction, Valentine, NE
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Jul 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  4180 Last week: 0 Last year: 550  

No recent test of market for an accurate comparison a trend will
not be given.  Demand was good with several buyers and high
internet activity.  Expected rains in the area for the rest of 
week.  Feeders made up 100 percent of the offering.  The feeder supply 
included 69 percent steers, and 31 percent heifers. Near 92 
percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    477-477    477       207.50         207.50
   19    588-588    588       187.00         187.00
   72    574-574    574       199.75         199.75   Thin Fleshed
   13    649-649    649       170.00         170.00
   49    671-682    675    171.50-175.25     174.01
  262    700-744    721    170.00-177.25     174.47
   16    756-792    767    157.00-164.50     162.08
  491    808-849    826    154.00-164.25     160.52
   55    835-835    835       148.75         148.75   Fleshy
   65    852-868    857    156.00-163.25     160.77
  858    901-943    921    145.00-159.85     151.22
  199    950-998    988    144.75-146.00     145.70
  120    956-968    962    137.00-138.50     137.75   Fleshy
  292   1001-1010  1005    138.00-146.00     143.31
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
   61    591-591    591       181.50         181.50
    6    730-730    730       162.00         162.00
   16    872-872    872       147.50         147.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    451-451    451       194.00         194.00
   33    532-542    534    169.50-174.25     173.52
   66    552-590    564    164.00-172.75     169.46
  104    635-648    641    163.75-165.50     164.75
   73    666-681    671    159.75-161.25     160.75
   31    706-706    706       150.50         150.50
  186    755-788    770    141.00-145.25     144.11
  174    804-830    813    147.00-150.00     148.37
   61    860-860    860       145.25         145.25
  198    927-940    936    128.50-137.00     131.65
   65    908-908    908       143.75         143.75   Thin Fleshed
               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 - 2
   63    847-847    847       138.75         138.75
   96    864-895    892    126.00-134.75     133.73

Source: NE Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kearney, NE
        Shareen Dearmont 308-390-5399 
        www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsWH_LS762.txt

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