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 daily summary of Nebraska negotiated grid based and negotiated cash purchases of direct slaughter cattle, with commentary on general market activity, and includes weight and price statistics for steers and heifers by class. Also included are comparisons of purchase total numbers from a week ago and a year ago.