This report contains the results of the Midwest Hay & Straw Auction in Alcester, SD, and includes information in volume by purchase type of barrows & gilts, negotiated purchase statistics, carcass weight differentials, and purchase totals by state of origin.
This report covers Texas-Oklahoma-New Mexico negotiated cattle purchases. Cattle are categorized on a live or dressed basis, as well as by sex and grade. Each category contains the head count, weights, and prices of sold cattle. Also included are confirmed transactions and accumulations over various time periods as well as the daily price distribution.
This is a seasonal auction report containing prices paid for livestock. All livestock included in this report 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.