Huss - Platte Valley Weighted Average Cattle (Wed)
WH_LS750
Kearney, NE    Wed Nov 14, 2018    USDA-NE Dept of Ag Market News
 
Huss Platte Valley Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/14/2018
 
Receipts:  4601    Last Week:  2615    Year Ago:  4146
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves 450 to 500 lbs sold 3.00 higher; 
500 to 700 lbs sold 2.00 to 5.00 lower, instances steady on some longtime  
weaned calves, over 850 lbs sold steady. Heifer calves under 550 lbs sold 
steady to 3.00 higher, over 550 lbs sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower on comparable 
weights. Heavy supply of bawling and weaned calves on hand Wednesday with 
the majority of the calves having fall vaccination shots. Calves without 
fall shots buyers bought at a discount. Demand was moderate to good for 
all offerings with several buyers staying until the end of the sale. 
Wednesday offering comprised of 56 percent steers with 52 percent over 
600 lbs.  Next week will be the annual day before Thanksgiving Bred 
Heifer and Cow Sale. 


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      338       338       200.00         200.00
   25    410-432     427    188.53-196.00     190.25
   72    455-476     461    185.50-193.50     187.43
  275    509-546     527    162.75-178.50     174.61
  242    550-593     577    158.00-167.50     161.55
  104    600-643     612    158.00-163.00     160.08
  201    603-629     622    151.00-163.75     154.71   Calves
    8      613       613       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
  115    650-693     681    155.50-159.50     157.26
  279    654-691     675    146.50-153.00     149.26   Calves
    9      681       681       145.00         145.00   Fleshy
  227    700-748     742    151.00-161.75     156.97
   42    707-744     728    140.00-143.50     141.45   Calves
   34      730       730       132.00         132.00   Fleshy
   68    757-788     776    150.50-159.75     154.73
    8      786       786       137.00         137.00   Fleshy
   15    829-833     832    144.00-145.50     145.00   Fleshy
   91    863-871     865    150.00-155.50     154.85
   41      921       921       152.50         152.50
   33      908       908       144.00         144.00   Fleshy
   82    962-998     992    141.25-145.85     145.09

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    366-399     374    178.00-189.00     186.07
   41    406-436     416    174.00-181.00     175.96
   66    451-491     467    169.00-176.00     172.78
   30    513-538     526    153.00-161.00     156.71
   12      599       599    146.00-149.00     147.75
   14      619       619       158.50         158.50
   31    665-675     670       142.50         142.50   Calves

                      Feeder Steers Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23      842       842       140.00         140.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      340       340       181.00         181.00
   12    355-387     371    174.00-189.00     181.18
  101    400-444     432    163.00-176.50     167.31
  128    451-495     480    156.00-167.50     158.74
  256    500-539     523    151.75-158.25     156.27
  347    550-592     578    142.25-153.00     146.23
    6      555       555       131.00         131.00   Fleshy
  144    602-647     625    140.00-146.00     143.01
  129    602-642     625    137.10-144.25     139.54   Calves
   74    664-683     667    139.25-144.85     143.12
   25      667       667       123.00         123.00   Fleshy
  159    704-722     714    147.75-148.25     147.96
   19      704       704       133.00         133.00   Calves
   43    759-791     773    136.75-143.50     139.55
   63    822-842     834    143.50-144.50     144.00
    5      906       906       132.00         132.00
   12      952       952       138.00         138.00
   10     1056      1056       131.75         131.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    272-299     288    173.00-201.00     190.67
    7      314       314       194.00         194.00
   46    358-399     387       166.00         166.00
   33      446       446       161.00         161.00
   55    471-487     480    150.00-150.50     150.28
   13    508-520     514    135.00-142.50     138.99
    8      641       641       134.00         134.00

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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