Kansas Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
USDA - Fri Nov 10, 11:00AM CST
DC_LS165
Dodge City, KS   Fri   Nov 10, 2017   USDA-KS Dept Ag Mkt News
 
Kansas Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/10/2017
 
Receipts:  6694    Last Week:  5900    Year Ago:  2305
 
Compared with last week: Feeder steers 3.00-6.00 higher; Feeder heifers not 
enough sales confirmed last week for a true market comparison, however a higher 
undertone noted. Trade active, demand good as true yearling cattle are in a very 
tight supply. Sales confirmed on 3179 steers, 3346 heifers and 169 calves for a 
total of 6694 head compared with 5900 last week and 2305 last year. Volume 
includes 98 percent 600 lbs and over, 02 percent 600 lbs and uner, with 07 
percent contracted cattle. Feeder supply 50 percent steers and 50 percent 
heifers. Unless otherwise stated prices are FOB weighting points with 
2-3 percent shrink or equivalent and a 5-10 cent slide on calves and a 
4-16 cent slide on yearlings from base weights.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  140      725       725       162.72         162.72   Current FOB   
  126      775       775       156.72         156.72   Current FOB   
  741    800-825     804    158.50-164.00     160.72   Current FOB   
  120      800       800       153.15         153.15   Jan     FOB   
  130      775       775       167.00         167.00   Current Del   
  122      800       800       164.00         164.00   Current Del   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  169    537-545     541    181.00-191.00     186.53   Current Del   
  119    662-675     670    164.00-168.00     165.53   Current Del   
  804    725-740     728    157.00-164.00     161.55   Current Del   
  372    750-758     751    156.00-161.00     160.89   Current Del   
  180      800       800       161.00         161.00   Current Del   
  130      775       775       153.00         153.00   Jan     Del   
  195      775       775       150.00         150.00   Feb     Del   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  656      675       675       158.00         158.00   Current FOB   
  620    750-760     754    152.00-153.72     152.73   Current FOB   
 2070      725       725    159.00-160.00     159.10   Current Del   

Source: USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, KS
        Rich Hruska, OIC Phone 620-227-8881
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/DC_LS165.txt
        www.ams.usda.gov/lspmarketnews 
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