This daily release contains the head count, weight range, price range, average weight, and average price for steers and heifers by grade and on a dressed delivered basis. The report also contains the weekly accumulated head count, average weight, and average price of live and dressed steers and heifers for the past day compared with the totals from the same period last week and last year. Feedlot areas covered by the report are: Texas/Oklahoma/New Mexico; Kansas; Nebraska; Colorado; Iowa/Minnesota.
This release reports a summary of negotiated grid and negotiated cash sales of cattle,with commentary on general market activity, and includes weight and price statistics for steers and heifers by type. Also included are comparisons to numbers from a week ago and a year ago.
This is a seasonal auction report containing prices paid for cattle. All livestock included in this reports are graded and reported according to official USDA live animal standards or guidelines. Reports are organized based on USDA’s LPGMN formatting guidelines and instructions, under the Voluntary Price Reporting authority of USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service. This report is a weighted average report released on the current day after completion of the sale.