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Agricultural Marketing

Tama Livestock Auction

 

Tama  Livestock Auction

 

Tama Slaughter Cattle - FEEDER CATTLE BELOW

 

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Des Moines, IA    Wed Apr 16, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 04/16/2014

 

Receipts:  563    Last Week:  687

 

Slaughter cattle sale today: Compared to last week. Choice steers 1.00-1.25 higher, choice heifers 2.00-2.25 higher, choice Holsteins 2.00-3.00 higher, slaughter cows .50-.75 higher. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 33.2 percent steers, 21.1 percent heifers, 20.9 percent Holsteins, 21.4 percent slaughter cows, and 2.8 percent slaughter bulls.

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4     1271      1271       156.75         156.75

  116   1340-1494   1431    153.50-160.10     155.29

   18   1515-1645   1558    150.00-161.75     155.83

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   21   1148-1298   1229    147.00-153.00     151.66

    2   1365-1495   1430       147.00         147.00

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1     1260      1260       145.00         145.00

   42   1325-1493   1440    140.25-148.00     143.73

   22   1505-1668   1560    139.50-148.00     142.95

 

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   35   1375-1470   1431    134.25-139.50     136.03

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2   1140-1185   1162    120.00-125.00     122.55

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   39   1210-1390   1291    154.00-160.00     156.58

    5   1485-1492   1490    157.00-160.00     159.20

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    9   1030-1175   1099    149.00-153.00     150.01

   49   1227-1325   1286    141.00-152.35     150.70

    1     1420      1420       146.00         146.00

 

 

 

 

Slaughter Cows:    121 Head

 

            Pct Lean  Weight    Avg Dress    High Dress Low Dress

Premium White    71-75  1250-1880 104.00-109.00    111.00      --

Breakers         76-80  1100-1800  96.00-103.00      --        --

Boners           81-85  1280-1570  86.00-93.00       --        --

Lean             86-90  1120-1590  60.00-83.00       --        --

 

Slaughter Bulls:  16 Head

                          Weight      Avg Dress  High Dress Low Dress

Yield Grade 1           1155-1780   81.00-110.00     --        --

                        1845-2250  112.00-131.00     --      91.00  

 

 

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

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov

 

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FEEDER CATTLE

 

 

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Des Moines, IA    Fri Jan 24, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Feeder Cattle Auction

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/24/2014

 

Receipts:  1076    Last Week:  1657

 

Special Preconditioned calf sale today: Compared to last week (Jan 17). feeder steers 400-599lbs 5.00-8.00 higher, 600-800lbs. 2.00-5.00 higher, feeder heifers 400-599lbs 5.00-8.00 higher, over 600lbs steady with some lots 2.00 higher. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 53.2 percent steers, 46.8 percent heifers, and 58.3 percent were over 600lbs.

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3      383       383       241.00         241.00

   23    410-449     432    220.00-231.50     226.35

   63    450-495     485    210.00-230.00     226.07

   37    510-545     527    217.00-230.00     224.36

   37    560-588     579    199.00-208.00     204.69

   93    623-638     626    183.00-193.00     189.46

   82    668-693     683    175.00-186.00     179.67

   39    701-713     704    175.00-179.50     178.07

   88    752-792     778    163.75-173.00     169.98

   25    801-815     812    167.25-167.75     167.35

   20    900-949     921    150.00-157.25     154.26

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2      848       848       160.00         160.00

 

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   39    352-399     382    191.00-209.00     196.39

   14    425-448     443    192.00-200.00     193.64

   39    476-493     488    180.00-197.00     193.89

   26    511-530     523    180.00-185.00     182.97

   98    555-584     576    175.00-180.00     178.45

   62    603-639     633    167.00-178.50     169.92

   26    685-693     689       160.00         160.00

   58    708-730     721    148.00-158.25     151.28

    6      701       701       160.50         160.50   Replacement

   45    761-788     777    144.50-150.00     146.78

    4    805-845     815    146.25-147.50     146.57

 

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    9      548       548       172.00         172.00

   13    559-568     561    169.00-175.00     173.60

   11      674       674       156.50         156.50

 

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

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov

       

 

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