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Dodge City livestock auction report

Dodge City Winter Livestock, Inc., reported receipts of 2,934 head, Sept. 23, compared to 2,994 head, last week and 2,932 head, last year, according to USDA-Kansas Department of Agriculture Market News, Dodge City, Kan.

Compared with last week, steers and heifers that were value-added or in thin conditions, also accompanied with good weighing conditions for the buyer, were steady to firm and in excellent demand. However, steers at 300 to 550 pounds were $3 to $6 lower; 550 to 800 pounds were weak to $2 lower; and 800 to 1050 pounds were $2 to $5 lower. Heifers at 300 to 550 pounds were $2 to $4 lower; 550 to 750 pounds were steady to $1 lower; and 750 to 850 pounds were $2 to $4 lower. Slaughter cows were firm to $1 higher. Slaughter bulls were firm to $2 higher. Trade was active and demand very good for value-added or thin-fleshed cattle. The bulk of the sales trade and demand were moderate. Receipts included 70% 600 pounds and over, 27% 600 pounds and under, 3% slaughter cows and bulls with 82 head, early. The feeder supply included 54% steers and 46% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 13 head, 335 lbs., 120.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 112.00 to 117.50 (116.38); 500 to 550 lbs., 104.00 to 109.00 (107.58); 48 head, 557 lbs., 106.75; 111 head, value added 600 to 628 lbs., 101.25 to 105.25 (102.44); 19 head, 681 lbs., 99.50; 67 head, value added 654 lbs., 103.00; 700 to 750 lbs., 98.25 to 100.00 (99.06); 750 to 800 lbs., 97.00 to 98.10 (97.40); 800 to 850 lbs., 94.35 to 97.00 (95.59); 850 to 900 lbs., 90.50 to 93.60 (91.79); 900 to 950 lbs., 90.60 to 90.85 (90.71); calves, 8 head, 645 lbs., 93.00; 9 head, 665 lbs., 94.00; 14 head, 752 lbs., 90.50. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 6 head, 471 lbs., 111.50; 500 to 550 lbs., 102.50 to 103.00 (102.79); 6 head, 557 lbs., 99.00; 11 head, 885 lbs., 89.25. Calves, 6 head, 618 lbs., 95.25. Medium and large frame 2, 11 head, 475 lbs., 109.00; 700 to 750 lbs., 93.00 to 94.00 (93.45); 5 head, 839 lbs., 83.50; 5 head, 1196 lbs., 71.50. Large frame 1 to 2, 10 head, 449 lbs., 112.00; 5 head, 541 lbs., 96.00. Calves, 10 head, 617 lbs., 95.50. Large frame 2, 19 head, 665 lbs., 95.00.

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 500 to 550 lbs., 95.50 to 97.00 (96.25); 9 head, 673 lbs., 88.50. Large frame 1, calves, 14 head, 680 lbs., 87.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 13 head, 227 lbs., 114.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 104.00 to 107.00 (105.71), 50 head, Value added 368 to 389 lbs., 110.00 to 111.00 (109.64); 11 head, 466 lbs., 98.00; 13 head, 498 lbs., 95.50, 106 head, value added 454 to 481 lbs., 101.00 to 105.00 (103.43); 500 to 550 lbs., 94.00 to 95.00 (94.56), 19 head, thin 553 lbs., 96.75, 32 head, value added 573 lbs., 96.25; 600 to 650 lbs., 94.00 to 95.00 (94.71), 75 head, thin 601 to 618 lbs., 96.50 to 97.50 (96.67); 650 to 700 lbs., 90.50 to 95.25 (94.93), 77 head, thin 668 to 688 lbs., 95.85 to 96.75 (96.24); 700 to 750 lbs., 93.35 to 94.75 (93.76), 122 head, thin 711 to 722 lbs., 95.10 to 96.00 (95.61); 750 to 800 lbs., 89.50 to 90.25 (89.87); 23 head, 811 lbs., 85.00. Calves, 19 head, 600 lbs., 91.00; 9 head, 714 lbs., 87.50. Fleshy, 52 head, 759 lbs., 88.75. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 500 to 550 lbs., 93.00 to 94.50 (94.05); 550 to 600 lbs., 91.50 to 93.25 (92.35); 650 to 700 lbs., 88.00 to 88.50 (88.29); 7 head, 730 lbs., 92.75; 750 to 800 lbs., 87.75 to 88.50 (88.29). Medium and large frame 2, 6 head, 673 lbs., 84.25; 5 head, 725 lbs., 81.00. Large frame 2, 28 head, 505 lbs., 93.50; 18 head, 611 lbs., 91.00.

Feeding cows and heiferettes: 23 head, 72.50 to 76.50.

Pairs: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, sold mouth, 6 head, 1191 lbs., with 225- to 300-lb. calves 950.00.

Slaughter cows: Breakers, 75 to 80% lean, 47.00 to 48.50. Boners, 80 to 85% lean, 47.00 to 51.50; high dressing, 52.25 to 53.50. Lean, 85 to 90% lean, 44.00 to 49.00; high dressing, 52.00 to 52.50; low dressing, 34.50 to 43.50.

Slaughter bulls: Yield grade 1 to 2, 59.00 to 62.00, high dressing, individual 64.50; low dressing, 51.50 to 52.50. Yield grade 3, low dressing 48.50 to 50.50.



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