Lexington Weighted Average Feeder Cattle (Fri)
WH_LS751
Kearney, NE    Fri Aug 18, 2017    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News
 
Lexington, NE - Lexington Livestock Market
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/18/2017
 
Receipts:  1524    Two Weeks Ago:  2530    Year Ago:  2650
 
   Compared to two weeks ago, 900-950 lbs steers sold 8.00 lower and 750-850 lbs 
heifers sold 6.00 lower. Market activity was good with good demand from the 
buyers in the crowd. Around 500 head of slaughter cows and bulls are included in 
the receipts. The feeder supply included 20 percent steers and 80 percent 
heifers with 100 percent of the run weighing over 600 lbs.


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      656       656       159.00         159.00
   11      737       737       152.50         152.50
   40    800-813     808    149.50-150.00     149.70
  125    917-930     924       144.00         144.00
   26      909       909       138.00         138.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    620-633     628    142.00-145.00     143.09
    9      672       672       145.00         145.00
   72      749       749       146.00         146.00
   82    763-788     777    140.50-141.85     141.25
   20      790       790       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
  553    824-840     831    142.00-144.75     143.57
    8      842       842       135.75         135.75   Fleshy
   17    851-852     852    135.00-138.25     136.53
   13    900-925     910    134.50-135.50     135.11
    8     1000      1000       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
   28   1057-1078   1071    133.00-133.50     133.34

Source:  NE Dept of Ag - USDA Market News Service, Kearney NE
         Justin Hallman,   Market Reporter, 308-390-5399
         24 Hour Market Report 620-369-9311
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/WH_LS751.txt
 
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