Kansas Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
DC_LS165
Dodge City, KS   Fri   Aug 11, 2017   USDA-KS Dept Ag Mkt News
 
Kansas Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/11/2017
 
Receipts:  1969    Last Week:  2620    Year Ago:  8052
 
Compared with last week: Feeder steers firm to 2.00 higher, mostly traded over 
last weekend. No heifers sales confirmed. This weeks feeder cattle auction had a 
major decline. Sales confirmed on 1969 steers, no heifer or calves for a total 
of 1969 head, compared with 2620 last week and 8052 last year. Volume includes 
100 percent 600 lbs and over, with 13 percent contracted cattle. Feeder supply 
100 percent steers. Unless otherwise stated prices are FOB weighting points with 
2-3 percent shrink or equivalent and a 5-10 cent slide on calves and a 4-16 cent 
slide on yearlings from base weights.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  350      725       725       149.00         149.00   Current FOB   
  134      825       825       149.00         149.00   Current FOB   
  260      775       775       145.35         145.35   Oct     FOB   
  130      860       860       135.70         135.70   Current Del   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  217    675-682     679    152.00-160.35     155.14   Current Del   
  238    725-742     739    147.50-153.50     152.51   Current Del   
  640    750-790     776    145.00-151.00     149.27   Current Del   

Source: USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, KS
        Rich Hruska, OIC Phone 620-227-8881
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/DC_LS165.txt
        www.ams.usda.gov/lspmarketnews 
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