Sheldon Slaughter Cattle Auction (Thu)
NW_LS721
Des Moines, IA    Thu Nov 8, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market
 
Sheldon, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction
Weighted Average Report for 11/08/2018
 
Receipts:  456    Last Week:  400    Year Ago:  446
 
Compared to last week, steers are 5.00 to 6.00 lower, Holstein steers
are 5.00 to 6.00 lower, and heifers are 5.00 lower.  Trade was 
moderate on a steady offering today.  Receipts included 29 percent 
steers, 43 percent Holstein steers, and 28 percent heifers.  Steer 
top was 107.85, Holstein top was 85.00, and heifer top was 108.25.

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1198-1286   1264    106.00-106.50     106.38
   59   1300-1485   1402    106.00-107.85     107.07

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16   1506-1545   1508    106.50-107.25     107.20

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1150-1180   1165    104.00-104.50     104.25
   16   1315-1498   1436    104.00-105.00     104.25

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3     1585      1585    104.00-104.25     104.17

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7   1010-1043   1023     90.00-95.00       93.71
   17   1115-1285   1210    101.00-103.00     102.42
    6   1350-1480   1450    102.00-103.00     102.59


              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1125-1291   1266     81.00-83.00       81.22
   57   1345-1475   1421     80.00-84.00       80.74
   27   1313-1435   1386     87.00-97.00       93.88   Value Added / crossbreds
   17   1511-1615   1532     80.00-85.00       82.82
    1     1540      1540        93.00          93.00   Value Added / crossbreds

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13   1148-1299   1202     76.00-77.00       76.59
   36   1338-1493   1429     77.50-79.00       78.55
   12   1538-1618   1559     77.00-78.00       77.26

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1135-1215   1150     71.00-74.00       71.40
    4   1350-1375   1362     71.00-72.00       71.50

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Standard 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1260-1284   1278     66.50-67.00       66.62
    3   1333-1340   1335     67.50-69.00       68.00


                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1160-1173   1168    106.50-107.00     106.80
   55   1223-1389   1316    106.25-108.00     107.02

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 3-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22   1400-1454   1429    106.50-108.25     107.47

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1150-1163   1159    105.00-105.75     105.50
   11   1262-1299   1288    104.00-105.00     104.64

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 4-5
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1438-1456   1447    102.50-103.00     102.75

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1175-1185   1182    102.50-103.00     102.62
   17   1200-1284   1274    100.00-102.00     101.35


Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News,  Des Moines, IA
         515-284-4460
         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS721.txt
 
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