Huss - Platte Valley Weighted Average Cattle (Wed)
WH_LS750
Kearney, NE    Wed Jan 17, 2018    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News
 
Huss Platte Valley Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/17/2018
 
Receipts:  4300    Last Week:  4977    Year Ago:  3891
 
   Compared to last week steers sold fully steady to 5.00 higher. Heifers 
under 750 lbs sold 5.00 to 8.00 higher with no other comparisons. Buyers 
bid readily from start to finish on all offerings. Good demand was also 
noted for top quality Red Angus steers with very good demand for 
replacement heifers. Overall cattle quality more attractive than previous 
week. Wednesday supply included 57 percent steers with 87 percent of the 
run over 600 lbs. Next week, January 24th expecting 5500 head. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    400-432     423    202.00-203.00     202.75
   12    459-476     465    180.00-186.00     183.95
  106    526-541     534    179.00-184.50     182.83
   16      501       501       196.00         196.00   Fancy
   28    574-599     587    169.00-176.25     173.70
  405    602-648     637    162.50-171.50     168.52
  177    654-683     675    157.50-164.50     161.50
  367    704-742     726    151.50-158.00     155.69
   12      718       718       150.50         150.50   Full
  395    753-796     786    146.00-155.25     149.91
   61      757       757       160.25         160.25   Fancy
   13      795       795       135.50         135.50   Fleshy
  150    818-842     830    143.25-155.50     150.29
  182    864-881     872    140.75-150.00     146.27
   26      872       872       138.25         138.25   Fleshy
  190    905-947     922    142.00-145.50     143.71
   71    953-979     967    137.85-143.75     140.65

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      421       421       185.00         185.00
   10      510       510       163.00         163.00
   43    642-647     643    161.00-161.25     161.20
    6      704       704       147.25         147.25
    6      745       745       140.00         140.00   Calves

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      430       430       182.00         182.00
   57    450-471     458    164.50-175.00     169.22
   63    503-545     519    162.00-177.00     170.84
  124    563-589     579    158.00-165.50     160.21
   40      564       564       177.00         177.00   Fancy
   74    602-629     614    146.00-158.00     152.29
   68    622-631     626    161.50-164.00     163.00   Fancy
   52    628-640     635    172.00-179.00     174.80   Replacement
  254    653-695     674    142.75-151.00     148.68
   50    657-665     661    160.00-179.00     168.40   Replacement
  184    705-738     722    139.00-148.00     143.33
   13      744       744       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
  105    735-745     742    154.00-160.00     158.16   Replacement
  179    758-793     776    137.85-145.75     142.81
   29      770       770       134.50         134.50   Fleshy
  111    750-781     760    145.50-166.00     149.27   Replacement
   75    803-831     811    134.50-139.00     137.46
   61    870-874     871    136.00-137.25     136.96
    6      875       875       131.50         131.50   Fleshy
   18      921       921       130.00         130.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      503       503       153.00         153.00
   30      575       575       151.00         151.00
   25    613-631     622    143.00-147.50     145.37
   33    680-698     691    140.00-142.75     141.77
    5      716       716       135.50         135.50
   23    753-755     754    132.50-134.00     133.02
   39      846       846       150.25         150.25

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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