Valentine Livestock Auction Market (Thu)
WH_LS762
Kearney, NE      Thu Oct 12, 2017     USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News

Valentine Livestock Auction, Valentine, NE
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Oct 12, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  3755 Last week: 2430 Last year:  4380

Compared with last week 500 to 550 lbs steers traded unevenly 
steady and no comparable offerings for heifers.  Demand
was good with several buyers on hand.  Feeders made up 100 
percent of the offering.  The feeder supply included 53 
percent steers, and 47 percent heifers. 
Near 23 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.
Next Auction Dates:  Monday, Oct 16th Regular Sale
                     Thursday Oct 23 Bred Female & Regular sale

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    338-338    338       231.00         231.00
   40    391-391    391       239.00         239.00
   14    359-359    359       254.00         254.00   Thin Fleshed
   56    408-408    408       226.00         226.00
   32    415-415    415       240.00         240.00   Thin Fleshed
  279    451-497    471    196.00-205.25     200.49
  344    504-548    528    185.50-193.00     190.65
  337    560-599    568    174.00-187.50     182.19
  294    602-646    621    171.25-181.50     177.32   Calves
   82    672-672    672       186.75         186.75   Fancy
   25    667-667    667       167.75         167.75   Calves
   98    701-709    708    167.25-174.00     168.34   Calves
   80    762-762    762       181.00         181.00   Fancy
               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
    5    366-366    366       227.00         227.00
   18    478-478    478       194.50         194.50
   39    506-529    524    174.00-174.50     174.11
   32    578-598    592    166.00-173.00     169.48
               Feeder Steers Medium 1 - 2
   19    437-437    437       188.00         188.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    334-334    334       205.00         205.00
  136    379-399    394    192.00-201.00     199.03
   74    410-412    411    179.00-183.00     181.48
  271    458-493    476    164.00-172.50     168.93
  238    453-455    454       190.00         190.00   Fancy
  331    508-535    525    163.00-175.00     170.66
  150    566-598    587    156.00-170.00     160.55
   73    602-628    625    159.00-162.00     161.68   Calves
   16    646-646    646   999.00-1035.00    1035.00   Per Head
   16    637-637    637       185.50         185.50   Replacement
   15    653-653    653   999.00-1055.00    1055.00   Per Head
   87    708-708    708       167.00         167.00   Calves
               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 - 2
   10    365-365    365       182.00         182.00
   64    427-441    437    167.00-176.00     170.26
   80    507-544    527    151.00-161.00     156.60
   14    588-588    588       154.00         154.00

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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