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Agricultural Marketing
Sheldon Livestock Sales Co

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Des Moines, IA    Thu May 17, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Sheldon, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 05/17/2018

 

Receipts:  559    Last Week:  521    Year Ago:  290

 

Compared to last week, steers are 4.00 lower, Holstein steers are 4.00 lower, and the heifers are 5.00 to 6.00 lower. Trade was moderate on a steady offering today.  Receipts included 51 percent steers, 30 percent Holstein steers, and 19 percent heifers.  Steer top was 119.00, Holstein top was 87.00, and the heifer top was 118.00.

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

  132   1332-1454   1402    116.75-118.00     117.32

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10   1512-1531   1518    118.00-119.00     118.70

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   36   1185-1283   1270    114.50-116.00     115.28

   68   1303-1422   1362    114.75-116.00     115.65

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 3-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   14   1502-1630   1520    115.75-116.00     115.96

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 4-5

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3   1515-1525   1522    101.00-105.00     103.67

 

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11   1123-1198   1172    108.00-112.00     110.60

   11   1323-1442   1381    105.00-113.00     109.15

 

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2   1020-1090   1055     85.00-87.00       86.03

   12   1088-1295   1219     91.00-94.00     91.45 Value Added /X-breds

   10   1320-1415   1374     84.00-87.00     84.40

   19   1350-1485   1414     93.00-99.00     96.46 Value Added /X-breds

    2   1520-1600   1560     93.00-97.50     95.19 Value Added /X-breds

 

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13   1060-1285   1236     80.00-85.00       81.56

   38   1359-1484   1414     80.50-83.75       81.85

   12   1624-1690   1657     80.00-81.00       80.49

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   28   1169-1258   1211     70.00-79.00       75.06

   15   1308-1499   1417     70.00-79.00       75.25

 

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Standard 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   10   1095-1250   1223     61.00-65.00       64.62

    3   1338-1355   1344     60.00-62.00       60.67

    2   1620-1650   1635     66.00-68.00       67.01

 

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13   1323-1365   1342    116.75-118.00     117.34

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   14   1149-1158   1151    114.00-114.50     114.39

   46   1228-1360   1238    115.00-116.50     115.14

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 4-5

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3   1520-1550   1530    103.00-105.00     104.32

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   23   1000-1190   1089    101.00-110.00     108.25

    9   1215-1335   1241    104.00-111.00     107.51

 

 

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

         515-284-4460

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

 

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