West Fargo Feeder Cattle WTD Average
SF_LS750
Sioux Falls, SD    Wed Feb 14, 2018    USDA-ND Dept of Ag Market New
 
West Fargo Stockyards - West Fargo, ND
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/14/2018
 
Receipts:  1364    Last Week:  710    Year Ago:  2789
 
Compared to last week: Feeder steers 550-950 lbs. traded 5.00-6.00 
higher, lighter weights not compared due to lack of numbers.  The 
only classes of heifers with numbers to make a meaning full comparison
were 600-650 lb. heifers which traded 4.00 higher and 700-750 lb. 
heifers which sold 2.00 higher. A number of larger consignments 
resulted in five attractive loads of uniform steers and one load of 
attractive uniform weight heifers to buyers in attendance. Very good 
demand for these load lots.  Todays run also included a few replacement
type heifers which also showed very good demand. Flesh continues to be 
mostly moderate. Included in run were 66 percent steers, 34 percent heifers.
90 percent over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      550       550       189.00         189.00
   31    612-642     621    171.00-174.00     173.11
   14      622       622       185.25         185.25   Thin Fleshed
   83    650-695     672    160.00-166.00     163.76
  112    705-743     737    153.00-161.50     156.73
   17    756-757     757    146.50-151.25     149.02
   20      791       791       140.75         140.75   Fleshy
  142    801-845     811    144.50-149.00     147.69
   61      896       896       142.25         142.25
    4      915       915       140.00         140.00
    5      922       922       137.00         137.00   Fleshy
  128    950-956     953       139.75         139.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    507-548     538    178.50-181.00     180.41
   14      633       633       169.00         169.00
   12      655       655       143.00         143.00
    3      768       768       137.50         137.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      467       467       174.00         174.00
    7      516       516       168.00         168.00
   31    558-572     563    155.00-163.00     160.96
  100    602-647     638    149.00-156.00     151.93
   30    611-631     614       158.00         158.00   Replacement
   12      681       681       145.50         145.50
  113    702-747     710    138.50-144.75     143.33
   12    756-788     769    131.00-140.00     136.16
   12      778       778       147.00         147.00   Replacement

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      429       429       174.00         174.00
    5      470       470       167.00         167.00
    7      535       535       158.50         158.50
   11    593-594     593    150.50-151.00     150.73

Source:  USDA-ND Dept of Ag Market News
         Dale Rostberg, Market Rerporter
         605-372-8350
         www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspageSF_LS750.txt
 
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