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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 Oct 22, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 10/22/2014

 

Receipts:  759    Last Week:  1204

 

Slaughter cattle sale today: Compared to last week. Choice steers

3.00 higher, choice heifers 3.75-4.00 higher, choice Holsteins 3.00 higher, slaughter cows mostly steady with limited amount of receipts. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 53 percent steers, 26.7 percent heifers, 10.6 percent Holsteins, 8.1 percent slaughter cows, and 1 percent slaughter bulls.

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4   1255-1295   1284    167.50-168.00     167.75

  174   1308-1499   1415    165.00-171.75     168.77

  116   1511-1687   1567    160.00-171.00     166.30

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   18   1185-1280   1259    160.50-164.50     162.82

   10   1340-1455   1405    157.50-164.00     161.93

 

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    6     1086      1086       182.50         Returned to feed

   21    940-1175   1057    153.00-170.00     Returned to feed

  

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7   1203-1293   1242    152.50-155.00     153.75

   41   1308-1483   1387    150.00-157.50     153.85

    3   1550-1605   1568    154.75-155.50     155.24

 

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4   1260-1275   1264    141.00-148.50     142.89

    8   1360-1415   1403    145.00-150.00     147.63

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2   1190-1285   1238    134.00-137.00     135.56

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

  114   1228-1393   1321    164.50-171.60     169.24

   16   1410-1515   1471    165.50-171.00     168.50

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   19   1100-1180   1144    158.00-162.50     160.87

   13   1272-1325   1290    162.00-163.50     162.76

    1     1455      1455       163.00         163.00

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    8    960-1135   1047    139.00-163.00     Returned to feed

 

 

 

 

 

 

Slaughter Cows:   62 Head

 

            Pct Lean  Weight     Avg Dress   High Dress Low Dress

Premium White     71-75  1380-1690 120.00-124.00  133.00       --

Breakers          76-80  1200-1490 113.00-119.00    --         --

Boners            81-85   995-1475 103.00-112.00    --         --

Lean              86-90   945-1275  75.00-98.00     --         --

 

Slaughter Bulls:  8 Head

                          Weight     Avg Dress 

Yield Grade 1            1310-1530 128.00-136.00

                         1820-2485 135.00-148.00                                                

 

 

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    Mon Oct 13, 2014    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Feeder Cattle Auction

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/13/2014

 

Receipts:  908   

 

Special feeder calf and yearling sale. No comparison due to last sale reported was one month ago. Holsteins calves are sold as per head. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 52.1 percent feeder steers, 42.4 percent feeder heifers, 2.6 Holsteins feeders, 3 percent feeder bull calves, and 32.6 were over 600lbs.

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2    220-235     228       400.00         400.00

    1      315       315       400.00         400.00

    4      371       371       377.50         377.50

   26    420-436     431    317.00-340.00     329.56

   22    453-481     468    307.00-318.00     312.66

   53    508-525     513    287.00-300.00     294.55

   60    569-588     574    270.00-284.00     276.58

    7      639       639       263.00         263.00

   75    600-640     623    261.00-276.00     268.13   Calves

   15      697       697       244.00         244.00   Calves

    8    702-719     712    243.00-250.00     246.54   Calves

   10    760-791     785    233.00-236.00     234.41

    3      807       807       224.00         224.00

   22    859-895     875    226.00-232.50     229.58

    4      953       953       201.00         201.00

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1      355       355       322.50         322.50

   18    400-445     425    292.00-320.00     300.52

   14    482-485     482    282.00-288.00     282.43

   12    515-535     532    268.00-275.00     268.73

    4    615-645     630    231.00-245.00     237.83   Calves

    2      660       660       240.00         240.00   Calves

    3      747       747       227.00         227.00

 

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11      140       140       350.00         350.00   Per Head

    7    163-176     170    225.00-250.00     235.25   Per Head

 

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   15    375-382     381    300.00-310.00     308.14

   37    405-448     431    275.00-300.00     287.67

   23    457-493     479    262.00-288.00     272.90

   53    505-534     514    270.00-280.00     273.12

   61      526       526       304.00         304.00   Fancy

   23    592-595     594    240.00-259.00     249.94

    7    601-618     606    228.00-233.00     229.46   Calves

    5      655       655       232.00         232.00   Calves

   20    730-749     736    220.00-231.00     223.88

   15      780       780       222.50         222.50

   22    820-842     839    214.00-221.00     219.56

    2      863       863       211.00         211.00

    4      915       915       175.00         175.00

 

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3      467       467       240.00         240.00

    7    515-545     532    231.00-241.00     236.40

 

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5      317       317       385.00         385.00

    2      518       518       265.00         265.00

   11    563-585     568    250.00-268.00     264.54

    3      657       657       245.00         245.00

 

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

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov

 

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