Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
USDA - Fri Oct 04, 6:35AM CDT
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Oct 04, 2019   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

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

This week: 2,622     Last week: 3,734      Last Year: 970

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers not tested 
on a Current FOB Basis this week.  Demand moderate.  Supply included
100 percent over 600 lbs; 60 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
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  550      900       900       140.00         140.00   Current Del   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  130      750       750    136.00-138.00     137.00   Current FOB   
   60      800       800       133.00         133.00   Nov     FOB   
  300      825       825       126.50         126.50   Jan     FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  635      635       635       137.50         137.50   Current FOB   
   67      725       725       127.00         127.00   Nov     FOB   
  195      750       750       125.00         125.00   Nov     FOB   

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   80      630       630       136.00         136.00   Current FOB   
  130      750       750       125.00         125.00   Nov     FOB   
  475    700-725     707    120.87-121.80     121.20   Dec     FOB 

  Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK 
           Joe Massey, Market Reporter
           Telephone   405-232-5425
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS161.txt

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