Compared to last week: best test on steers 850 to 900 lbs mostly steady, 901 to 1000 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Best test on heifers 800 to 850 lbs and 900 to 950 lbs mostly steady. Another large offering of strings, loads, and packages of home raised and backgrounded cattle this week. Moderate to good demand for feeding type cattle, very good demand for grass types.
Compared to last week: Feeder steers traded 3.00-5.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold 2.00-4.00 lower. Demand light to moderate for feeders. Steer and heifer calves that were long weaned and suitable for grazing sold mostly steady. Un-weaned, bawling new crop calves traded 2.00-4.00 lower. Demand moderate for all calves.
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 3.00 higher. Trade was fairly active on moderate to good demand. Several loads of yearling steers and heifers were available in the offering.
Compared to last week, steers 500 lb to 975 lb sold 5.00 to 8.00 lower. Feeder heifers 600 lb to 975 lb sold 7.00 to 11.00 lower. Heifers 450 lb to 600 lb sold steady to 3.00 higher. Demand was moderate. Slaughter cows sold steady. Slaughter bulls sold steady to 2.00 higher.
Compared to last Wednesday, feeder steers 5.00-8.00 higher. Feeder heifers 450-500 lbs 3.00-6..00 higher with other weights near steady. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 higher. Demand good to very good. Supply heavy.
Compared to one week ago: Feeder steers and heifers sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower, feeder bulls sold unevenly steady. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher, slaughter bulls sold steady. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly steady.
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 higher. Good demand on all feeder classes. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 2.00-4.00 higher including some extremely high dressing cows and bulls. Good demand on slaughter cows and bulls.