Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Sep 20, 2019   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

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

This week: 9,171     Last week: 5,562      Last Year: 3,486

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers were not tested 
on a Current FOB Basis last week but a few trades were 1.00-3.00
higher.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply included 94 percent over 600
lbs; 53 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
   85      575       575       143.64         143.64   Current FOB   
  140    700-725     712    140.00-140.08     140.04   Current FOB   
  389    765-775     773    137.00-138.63     137.27   Current FOB   
   61      815       815       133.00         133.00   Current FOB   
  180      725       725       135.43         135.43   Oct     FOB   
 1800      765       765       135.00         135.00   Oct     FOB   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  420    800-825     818    130.00-131.00     130.72   Current FOB   
  360      825       825    129.00-131.00     130.67   Oct     FOB   
  325      750       750    123.95-124.00     123.97   Nov     FOB   
  290      825       825       127.00         127.00   Nov     FOB   
  290      825       825       126.00         126.00   Dec     FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  425      575       575       137.00         137.00   Current FOB   
  315    625-640     632    132.00-135.00     134.23   Current FOB   
  200      725       725       128.00         128.00   Current FOB   
  160      625       625       135.00         135.00   Oct     FOB   
 1270      725       725    130.00-131.00     130.31   Oct     FOB   

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   72      675       675       127.00         127.00   Current FOB   
  405      725       725    125.00-126.00     125.33   Current FOB   
  612      725       725       119.00         119.00   Nov     FOB   
  267      725       725    114.20-115.00     114.80   Dec     FOB   
  910      750       750    122.00-123.00     122.36   Dec     FOB   
  195      750       750       117.00         117.00   Jan     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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