Valentine Livestock Auction Market (Thu)
USDA - Thu Oct 11, 5:38PM CDT
WH_LS762
Kearney, NE      Thu Oct 11, 2018     USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News

Valentine Livestock Auction, Valentine, NE
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Oct 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  2860  Last week: 1710 Last year: 5480 

Compared with last week 500 lbs steers traded 5.00 higher and
550 lbs steers traded 3.00 lower.  Demand was good with several 
buyers.  Fresh snow in the area and first hard freeze.  
Feeders made up 100 percent of the offering.  The feeder supply included 
82 percent steers, and 18 percent heifers. Near 29 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.  
Next Auction Date:  Oct 18th 

		Feeder Steers  Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    345-345    345       225.00         225.00
   65    348-348    348       240.00         240.00   Thin Fleshed
   51    374-398    382    206.00-215.00     211.42
  111    396-396    396       237.00         237.00   Thin Fleshed
   60    400-434    417    211.00-213.00     212.28
  215    440-440    440       224.50         224.50   Thin Fleshed
  163    451-496    481    190.00-196.50     195.56
  178    491-491    491       212.00         212.00   Thin Fleshed
  159    510-516    511    188.00-192.00     190.58
  377    574-585    579    194.00-200.50     197.08
  106    620-629    621    182.00-187.00     182.76   Fancy
   86    600-601    600    173.50-176.00     175.10   Calves
  375    654-688    670    177.00-187.00     181.80   Calves
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
   14    432-432    432       206.00         206.00
    7    535-535    535       176.00         176.00
   27    567-593    579    170.00-175.00     172.72
    6    600-600    600       165.00         165.00   Calves
   18    673-673    673       172.00         172.00   Calves

		Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   37    308-347    334    184.00-194.00     187.49
   27    380-398    392    175.00-176.00     175.68
   78    421-428    425    177.00-180.50     179.08
   73    471-495    482    165.00-168.00     167.27
   87    556-563    559    159.00-164.50     161.49
   89    645-645    645       165.50         165.50   Calves
   43    653-653    653       162.50         162.50   Calves

Source: NE Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kearney, NE
        Shareen Dearmont 308-390-5399  
        www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsWH_LS762.txt

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