Huss - Platte Valley Weighted Average Cattle (Wed)
WH_LS750
Kearney, NE    Wed Feb 14, 2018    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News
 
Huss Platte Valley Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/14/2018
 
Receipts:  4924    Last Week:  3652    Year Ago:  5222
 
   Compared to last week, 650-800 lbs steers sold 6.00 to 8.00 higher; over 
800 lbs sold 2.00 to 6.00 lower. On the heifers, 600-750 lbs sold 3.00 to 
4.00 lower; over 750 lbs sold steady. Demand was moderate to good.  Overall 
quality was mostly attractive, with some lots displaying a tick of �tag� 
with warmer temperatures in the trade area. Most were carrying moderate to 
moderate plus amount of flesh with some light fleshed cattle in the run. 
Wednesday supply included 56 percent steers with near 92 percent of the run 
over 600 lbs. Next week special calf and feeder auction. 


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    412-436     416    203.00-212.00     210.58
   31    501-526     521    190.00-195.00     194.07
   54    553-594     582    171.00-182.50     175.19
   10      577       577       169.00         169.00   Fleshy
  116    612-647     627    165.50-179.25     172.56
   47    615-620     617    161.00-163.00     161.98   Calves
   92    661-696     684    166.00-175.00     168.93
   30      657       657       145.00         145.00   Calves
    5      682       682       154.00         154.00   Fleshy
  319    705-737     720    164.00-170.00     166.50
   11      742       742       140.00         140.00   Calves
  429    750-791     772    151.50-162.50     155.76
  332    805-849     827    143.85-151.85     147.49
  567    859-895     882    139.75-149.00     142.48
  143    904-942     918    137.00-144.00     140.76
  124    952-958     955    139.50-141.75     140.70

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      444       444       191.00         191.00
    5      474       474       184.00         184.00
   18    684-695     688    160.50-169.50     164.03
  113    700-727     711    155.00-160.00     156.82
   69    803-845     834    140.50-143.00     141.24

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      377       377       170.00         170.00
   16      429       429       187.00         187.00
   20    466-480     472    166.00-170.00     168.51
   99    508-549     539    159.00-169.75     164.32
   38    560-584     574    160.00-164.50     163.16
  255    605-646     626    147.00-155.25     151.99
   52    602-610     607    135.00-148.00     142.67   Calves
   20      632       632       161.00         161.00   Thin Fleshed
  260    662-686     674    144.25-154.00     147.56
  395    700-731     722    139.50-143.50     141.71
  111      746       746       138.00         138.00   Fleshy
  253    750-792     777    134.25-141.85     138.54
  154    802-834     819    137.00-139.50     138.65
   74    850-884     871    136.60-139.00     137.29
   66    902-946     928    135.75-145.25     139.53
    9      967       967       137.50         137.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    454-456     455    156.00-159.00     157.60
   34    506-530     522    145.00-153.50     150.39
   13      581       581       147.00         147.00
   14    600-641     623    140.00-144.00     142.35
   46    672-696     693    143.50-144.50     143.61
   46    719-734     722    134.75-135.00     134.96

Source:  USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Tom Walthers, Market Reporter, 308- 390-5399
         24 Hour Market Report 307-532-7200
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/WH_LS750.txt
 
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