Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Aug 11, 2017   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky 

This week: 497      Last Week: 862        Last Year: 199

   Compared to last week:  Feeder cattle not tested for current delivery 
last week.  Supply included 100 percent over 600 lbs; 93 percent heifers.  
Prices based on net weights FOB after a 3 percent shrink or equivalent 
and 5-10 cent slide on calves and 4-6 cent slide on yearlings from base 
weights.  Delivered prices include freight, commissions and other 
expenses.  Current sales are up to 14 days delivery. 

              Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   73      625       625       145.50         145.50   Nov     FOB   
  135      725       725       136.27         136.27   Nov     FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  135      725       725       130.40         130.40   Oct     FOB   
   87      625       625       135.50         135.50   Nov     FOB   
   67      725       725       129.60         129.60   Nov     FOB 
  
   Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK 
           Joe Massey, Market Reporter
           Telephone   405-232-5425
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS161.txt

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