Northwest Direct (WA-OR-ID) Weighted Average Feeder Cattle
USDA - Fri Aug 10, 9:42AM CDT
ML_LS752
Oklahoma City, OK    Fri Aug 10, 2018    USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News

Northwest Weighted Average Direct Feeder Cattle 
Weekly Summary WA-OR-ID 

Receipts:  1,054     Last Week:  347    Year Ago:  1,050

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers not well tested last 
week to give an accurate trend.  Demand moderate.  Cattle futures on the 
roller coaster this week.  Slaughter cattle prices are down this week but 
auctions have been higher for the most part countering the lower CME Futures 
as well. Supply included 90 percent over 600 lbs and 9 percent heifers.  
Unless otherwise stated prices are FOB weighting points with 2-3 percent 
shrink or equivalent and a 5-10 cent slide on calves and a 4-12 cent slide 
on yearlings from base weights.  Current sales are up to 14 days delivery. 

                  Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   64      821       821       147.10         147.10   Current FOB   
   65      875       875       147.00         147.00   Current Del   
   20      915       915       136.00         136.00   Current Del   
  700      625       625       164.00         164.00   Sep     Del   
   60      600       600       166.75         166.75   Nov     Del   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   30      775       775       142.00         142.00   Current Del   
   65      825       825       139.00         139.00   Current Del   
   50      575       575       156.75         156.75   Nov     Del   

Source: USDA Market News, Oklahoma City, Ok
        Bartley Brogan 405-232-5425 
        OklahomaCity.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
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