-->
LogoSoyben FieldSoybean fieldsoybean fiieldsoybean field
AnimalsConservationMarketingNews & EventsRegulationApply for Cost Share
Site Search
Home
What We Do
Divisions
Bureaus
Programs
Secretary of Ag
Deputy Secretary
Forms & Licenses
Soil Conservation
Careers
Calendar
Regulations
Publications
Who to Contact
Boards-Commissions
Administrative Rules -IDALS
Administrative Rules -Soil

  Facebook Flickr Twitter You tube

 

 

Agricultural Marketing

Sheldon Livestock Sales Co

 

NW_LS721

Des Moines, IA    Thu Feb 8, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Sheldon, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 02/08/2018

 

Receipts:  419    Last Week:  446    Year Ago:  423

 

The trend compared to last sale reported, two weeks ago, is 1.00 to 2.00 higher on the Choice steers, steady on the Holstein steers, and 1.00 to 2.00 higher on the Choice heifers.  Trade was active on a steady offering today.  Receipts included 25 percent steers, 38 percent Holstein steers, and 38 percent heifers.

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   46   1332-1494   1447    122.00-126.50     124.73

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   25   1516-1628   1586    124.00-127.00     125.42

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10   1153-1285   1205    117.00-119.50     117.94

    4   1370-1470   1424    119.50-121.50     120.49

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    9   1534-1730   1620    119.00-120.00     119.76

 

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5   1150-1195   1171    114.00-115.00     114.80

    4   1310-1335   1320    112.00-114.00     113.00

 

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4   1260-1267   1265     97.00-98.00       97.75   Cross breds

   11   1350-1435   1360     85.00-87.50       87.15

   11   1368-1425   1397     93.00-96.00       94.08   Cross breds

   12   1535-1625   1568     86.00-89.00       87.59

    7   1540-1603   1585     91.00-92.50       91.42   Cross breds

    3     1790      1790        87.00          87.00

 

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    9   1030-1295   1180     82.00-85.00       83.22

   43   1318-1493   1391     80.00-85.00       82.04

   13   1593-1613   1606     81.00-83.50       81.96

    8   1720-1756   1752     80.00-81.00       80.88

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2   1075-1180   1128     74.00-76.00       75.05

    8   1300-1430   1407     72.00-77.00       74.90

   12   1508-1673   1612     72.00-78.00       75.03

   10   1705-1829   1757     77.00-78.00       77.19

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Standard 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1     1295      1295        60.00          60.00

    4   1343-1485   1386     61.00-64.00       62.47

 

 

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   68   1215-1376   1331    122.00-126.25     123.19

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   47   1402-1567   1500    123.00-125.00     124.05

 

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8   1150-1168   1160    121.00-122.00     121.38

   14   1205-1385   1343    118.00-121.00     118.34

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5   1490-1610   1522    117.00-119.00     118.01

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 4-5

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    6   1550-1585   1576    111.00-113.00     111.66

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4   1040-1155   1071    111.00-112.00     111.75

    6   1228-1375   1294    111.00-115.00     113.47

 

 

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Des Moines, IA

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@ams.usda.gov

 

 

 

1548  mlh

 

 

 

 

 

Mailing Address: IDALS,  Wallace State Office Building,   502 E. 9th Street,  Des Moines, IA 50319:     PH: 515-281-5321
  Sitemap   Privacy Statement   Relay Iowa State of Iowa Home