Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary

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Springfield, IL Fri Nov 08, 2019 USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Kentucky

This week: 1,368 Last week: 3,080 Last Year: 933

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers not tested
on a Current FOB Basis this week. Demand moderate. Supply included
88 percent over 600 lbs; 91 percent heifers. Prices based on net
weights FOB after a 3 percent shrink or equivalent and 5-10 cent slide
on calves and 4-6 cent slide on yearlings from base weights. Delivered
prices include freight, commissions and other expenses. Current sales
are up to 14 days delivery.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
120 825 825 134.00 134.00 Dec FOB

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
320 600-625 612 139.00-140.00 139.49 Current FOB
325 750 750 130.00 130.00 Dec FOB

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
135 725 725 128.00 128.00 Dec FOB
130 750 750 128.00 128.00 Jan FOB
335 725 725 119.55 119.55 Feb FOB

Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK
Joe Massey, Market Reporter
Telephone 405-232-5425
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