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Tama Livestock Auction

Tama  Livestock Auction

Tama Slaughter Cattle - FEEDER CATTLE BELOW

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Des Moines, IA    Wed Apr 18, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News

 

Tama, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 04/18/2018

 

Receipts:  445    Last Week:  562

 

Slaughter cattle sale today: Compared to last week. Choice steers .25-.75 higher choice heifers steady. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 47.6 percent steers, 24.4 percent heifers, 26 percent slaughter cows, and .6 percent slaughter bulls.

 

                                 

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   79   1227-1297   1258    124.00-125.75     124.91

   58   1303-1480   1364    123.50-127.25     125.06

   17   1515-1603   1565    121.50-127.00     124.73

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   13    115-1260   1102    118.50-122.50     121.84

   20   1310-1418   1342    120.00-122.25     121.38

 

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3     1185      1185       115.00         115.00

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   46   1238-1371   1289    122.25-126.25     124.35

   12   1420-1465   1440    122.75-126.50     124.22

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   18   1068-1198   1141    119.00-123.00     121.75

    1     1300      1300       120.00         120.00

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1      965       965       116.00         116.00

    2     1213      1213       114.00         114.00

 

 

 

 

 

Slaughter Cows:      119  Head                

            Pct Lean    Weight     Avg Dress      High Dress     Low Dress

Breakers     76-80    1235-1830   56.00-66.00    67.00-73.00        --  

Boners       81-85    1110-1615   50.00-55.00        --             --

Lean         86-90     780-1365   42.00-49.00        --     20.00-38.00

 

Slaughter Bulls:       3  Head

                      Weight     Avg Dress  

Yield Grade 1         2025-2160   67.00-75.00 

                                             

 

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

         515-284-4460

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

 

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Des Moines, IA    Mon Apr 23, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News

 

Tama, IA Feeder Cattle Auction

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/23/2018

 

Receipts:  730   

 

Special calf and yearling sale. No comparison. Trade active. Demand good. Supply consisted of 43.7 percent steers, 51.5 percent heifers, 4.9 percent feeder bull calves, and 55.8 percent were over 600lbs.

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   16      425       425       202.00         202.00

    4      431       431       222.50         222.50   Fancy

   14    465-470     469    203.00-212.50     204.34

    6    503-523     513    189.00-192.00     190.53

   51    554-593     581    167.00-174.00     170.71

    3    615-640     623    154.00-155.00     154.34

   32    659-695     671    152.00-157.50     155.63

   34    705-715     711    151.00-155.50     153.79

    7      779       779       144.00         144.00

   20    813-838     834    130.00-138.50     135.57

    6    860-890     878    120.00-136.00     128.41

    5    905-920     917    120.00-124.50     123.61

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2    410-435     422    157.50-162.00     159.68

    5      564       564       160.00         160.00

   10    605-649     640    131.00-149.50     144.91

    1      685       685       135.00         135.00

    4    720-737     733    135.50-142.00     137.10

    3      768       768       135.00         135.00

    1      840       840       124.00         124.00

 

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    5      307       307       189.00         189.00

    9      388       388       173.00         173.00

   29    456-460     458    157.50-167.50     165.52

    8    523-538     527    146.00-151.00     149.72

   43    555-597     584    140.00-146.75     144.26

   33    603-638     623    137.00-147.25     140.85

   29    653-689     673    130.00-139.25     135.59

    9    705-720     717    130.00-134.00     133.23

   11    770-798     787    120.00-126.00     122.13

   36    774-777     776    140.00-142.00     140.39   Replacement

    6    850-893     881    116.00-120.50     117.65

   17    900-946     932    114.00-120.00     116.97

 

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    4    375-393     388    158.00-161.00     160.28

    5    450-474     469       140.00         140.00

    4    523-535     529    127.00-137.00     133.48

   11    560-564     562    129.00-139.00     132.62

    2      615       615       125.00         125.00

 

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1      395       395       192.00         192.00

    1      430       430       153.00         153.00

    1      535       535       145.00         145.00

    8      563       563       143.00         143.00

   12      688       688       130.00         130.00

    2      788       788       120.00         120.00

 

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

         515-284-4460

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

 

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