West Fargo Feeder Cattle WTD Average
SF_LS750
Sioux Falls, SD    Wed Sep 13, 2017    USDA-ND Dept of Ag Market News
 
West Fargo Stockyards - West Fargo, ND
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/13/2017
 
Receipts:  980    Last Week:  N/A    Year Ago:  1307
 
First reported sale since last spring, therefore no price comparison 
available.  Annual "Big Iron" sale today with a nice offering of 
yearlings with few spring born calves. Most yearlings were off grass 
and showed thin to moderate flesh with one large consignment of heavy
Weight heifers in from dry lot showing moderate flesh. Demand ranged 
From good to very good.  Feeder cattle receipts were 43 percent steers,
57 percent heifers. 92 percent over 600 lbs.                                                                                                                                   

FEEDER CATTLE OFFERINGS WILL BE REDUCED THE NEXT SEVERAL WEEKS AS FARMERS/RANCHERS HARVEST ROW CROPS AND PERFORM OTHER FALLS WORK.
REPORTS FROM THIS LOCATION WILL RESUME WHEN NUMBERS INCREASE TO LEVELS SUPPORTING MARKET REPORTS. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28      590       590       175.75         175.75
   16    738-740     738    163.50-164.50     163.75
   28    770-796     785    155.00-160.00     157.52
   34    853-883     874    148.00-153.50     149.56
  107    977-998     988       146.00         146.00
   12   1001-1023   1016    133.00-134.00     133.33
    4     1088      1088       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    656-676     664    160.00-161.00     160.58
   15    706-735     714    148.00-155.25     153.26
    5      833       833       144.50         144.50
   11      958       958       131.00         131.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      525       525       150.00         150.00
    6      592       592       144.50         144.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      607       607       147.00         147.00
   15      608       608       150.50         150.50   Calves
   33    654-698     662    145.75-149.00     146.37
   12      731       731       141.50         141.50
   20      731       731       152.75         152.75   Thin Fleshed
    6      784       784       140.00         140.00
   72    818-821     821    133.75-137.00     134.36
   18      878       878       137.00         137.00
   46    908-932     930    132.50-135.00     132.71
  122    981-996     988    130.00-130.10     130.05
   11     1006      1006       125.75         125.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      530       530       140.00         140.00
    4      573       573       141.00         141.00   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      499       499       130.00         130.00

Source:  USDA-ND Dept of Ag Market News
         Dale Rostberg, Market Reporter
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SF_LS750.txt
 
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