Huss - Platte Valley Weighted Average Cattle (Wed)
WH_LS750
Kearney, NE    Wed Oct 18, 2017    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News
 
Kearney, NE - Huss Platte Valley Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/18/2017
 
Receipts:  1575    Last Week:  3568    Year Ago:  1610
 
  Compared to last week steer calves under 650 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower and 
heifer calves under 650 lbs sold mostly steady on a thin test. Demand was 
moderate to good from the buyers in the smaller than normal crowd. The grain 
harvest is underway within much of the trade area. The calf and feeder supply 
included 58 percent steers and 41 percent heifers with the balance on bulls. 
Near 49 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs. 


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    412-423     415    191.00-202.00     199.07
   12    463-493     480    178.00-181.00     179.20
   90    508-546     522    181.00-188.00     185.07
  136    552-598     570    172.00-178.00     175.12
  160    611-630     622    170.00-179.50     175.65   Calves
   75    606-645     635    158.50-164.50     162.86   Fleshy
   45    694-696     695    167.50-172.60     170.90   Calves
   30    665-688     676    159.75-163.00     161.01   Fleshy
   10      724       724       153.75         153.75
   40    711-725     718    153.00-157.00     155.12   Calves
   86    780-787     782    160.25-164.00     163.08   Fleshy
   32    852-861     854    145.75-150.50     146.95   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      424       424       181.00         181.00
    7      471       471       173.00         173.00
   17    500-520     506    174.00-177.50     175.46
   14    575-578     576    164.00-166.00     165.28

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      400       400       174.00         174.00
  116    454-495     473    164.00-174.00     169.65
   32      535       535       169.00         169.00
  171    553-593     574    154.00-161.00     158.43
   15      636       636       157.00         157.00   Calves
   40    650-670     656    147.00-149.25     148.56   Fleshy
   52      703       703       154.00         154.00
   74      775       775       150.00         150.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    461-486     473    155.00-161.00     158.20
   23    511-515     513    155.00-158.00     156.44

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      631       631       152.00         152.00   Calves

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_LS750.txt
 
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