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OKC West Calf Trade Mixed on Tuesday- Lighter Weight Calves Weaker- Over Five Hundred Pounds Higher

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 05:53:43 CDT

OKC West Calf Trade Mixed on Tuesday- Lighter Weight Calves Weaker- Over Five Hundred Pounds Higher OKC West - El Reno, OK

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 4/18/2017


Receipts: 2,676    Week ago:    15,243    Year ago: 3,834

The following is the report for the Tuesday sales at OKC West in El Reno- focusing on the calf trade. The Wednesday sale will focus on yearlings.


Compared to last Tuesday: Steer and heifer calves under 500 lbs weak to 2.00 lower on limited offering; over 500 lbs 2.00-4.00 higher. Demand remains moderate to good for all classes. Quality mostly plain to attractive. Recent rainfalls and warmer temperatures are helping summer grazing pastures green up. Feeder supply included 52 percent Steers, 45 percent Heifers, and 3 percent Bulls. Feeder Supply over 600 lbs was 22 percent.


    
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 200-250 lbs 210.00-227.00; 300-350
lbs Thin Fleshed 211.00-217.00; 350-400 lbs 190.00-196.00; 400-450 lbs
186.00-192.50; 450-500 lbs 171.00-176.00, Fleshy 170.00, Thin Fleshed
184.00; 500-550 lbs 170.00-176.00, Fleshy 158.00; 550-600 lbs 164.00-
169.00; 600-650 lbs 158.00-162.00; 650-700 lbs 150.00-151.00; 750-800 lbs
142.50.

Medium and Large 1-2 300-350 lbs 190.00; 400-450 lbs 180.00-
183.00, Thin Fleshed 184.00; 450-500 lbs 160.00, Fleshy 164.00; 550-600
lbs 155.00-161.00, Fleshy 153.00; 600-650 lbs 151.00-156.50; 650-700 lbs
Thin Fleshed 145.00; 700-750 lbs Thin Fleshed 139.50; 750-800 lbs 132.50.


Medium and Large 2 300-350 lbs 170.00; 350-400 lbs 165.00; 400-450 lbs
154.00; 450-500 lbs 148.00-152.50; 550-600 lbs 144.00; 600-650 lbs 137.00.


    
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 200-250 lbs 198.00; 300-350 lbs
179.00; 400-450 lbs 150.00-153.00, Thin Fleshed 162.00-163.00; 450-500 lbs
153.00-157.00, Thin Fleshed 158.00; 500-550 lbs 150.00-154.00, Fleshy
146.00; 550-600 lbs 144.00-147.00, Fleshy 140.00, Thin Fleshed 152.50; 600
-650 lbs 142.50-145.50, Calves 138.00; 650-700 lbs 135.00, Fleshy 130.00;
700-750 lbs 131.50.

Medium and Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 160.00-163.00, Thin
Fleshed 164.00; 450-500 lbs 146.00-148.50; 500-550 lbs 148.00, Fleshy
136.00; 550-600 lbs 143.00-145.00, Fleshy 137.00, Thin Fleshed 147.50; 600
-650 lbs 134.00.

Medium and Large 2 350-400 lbs 158.00; 400-450 lbs 125.00
-149.00; 550-600 lbs 143.50.

   
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 200.00; 350-400 lbs
192.50; 400-450 lbs 188.00; 650-700 lbs 137.00. Medium and Large 1-2 500-
550 lbs 156.00; 600-650 lbs Thin Fleshed 146.00.


Source: USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News Service



   

 

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