Receipts at Winter Livestock, Inc., Dodge City, KS, totaled 1,683 head May 31, compared to 2,936 head last week and 3,036 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Dodge City, KS.

Compared with last week, feeder steers and heifers 300 to 700 pounds were not enough for a market test. In an extremely limited test, feeder steers 700 to 950 pounds were steady. Feeder heifers 700 to 750 pounds were weak to $1 lower; 750 to 900 pounds steady. Slaughter cows and bulls were steady to weak. Trade and demand were moderate. Receipts included 83% 600 pounds and over; 11% 600 pounds and under; and 6% cows and bulls, with 101 early. Feeder supply included 37% steers and 63% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 400 to 450 lbs., 106.00 to 109.00 (107.77); 4 head, 497 lbs., 100.00; 8 head, 596 lbs., 88.50; 25 head, 699 lbs., 84.60; 700 to 750 lbs., 83.85 to 84.75 (84.26); 800 to 850 lbs., 79.75 to 84.35 (82.95); 850 to 900 lbs., 78.60 to 81.85 (80.62); 43 head, 919 lbs., 75.75. Full and/or fleshy, 10 head, 721 lbs., 82.75; 750 to 800 lbs., 76.75 to 77.00 (76.81). Steers and bulls, 11 head, 513 lbs., 94.50. Medium and large frame 1 and 2, 8 head, 461 lbs., 99.00; 16 head, 715 lbs., 82.75; 750 to 800 lbs., 76.25 to 78.75 (77.75). Steers and bulls, 8 head, 328 lbs., 112.00; 10 head, 482 lbs., 85.50; 19 head, 542 lbs., 86.00. Holsteins, large frame 2, 11 head, 303 lbs., 90.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 11 head, 456 lbs., 95.00; 12 head, 560 lbs., 87.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 79.75 to 83.00 (81.24); 700 to 750 lbs., 77.75 to 80.60 (79.68); 750 to 800 lbs., 77.75 to 79.50 (78.61); 800 to 823 lbs., 76.75 to 76.85 (76.83); 850 to 900 lbs., 74.25 to 76.35 (75.18). Full and/or fleshy, 7 head, 616 lbs., 82.50; 22 head, 750 to 800 lbs., 73.25 to 76.50 (74.62). Medium and large frame 1 and 2, 4 head, 281 lbs., 100.00; 11 head, 340 lbs., 100.00; 30 head, 390 lbs., 97.00; 13 head, 456 lbs., 83.25; 10 head, 553 lbs., 84.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 76.75 to 81.00 (78.00); 17 head, 722 lbs., 76.75. Medium frame 1, 8 head, 596 lbs., 82.75; 9 head, 620 lbs., 80.75; 11 head, 683 lbs., 79.75. Medium and Large frame 2 and 3, 6 head, 367 lbs., 78.00; 3 head, 535 lbs., 73.00.

Baby calves: (Mixed bulls, steers and heifers) 200.00 to 290.00 (232.50); 7 head, new borns, 35.00 to 60.00 (49.29).

Feeding heiferettes and cows: 52.00 to 60.50 (54.14).

Slaughter cows: Lean, 85 to 90% lean, 38.00 to 43.50 (41.28); low dressing, 28.50 to 37.50 (33.92).

Slaughter bulls: Yield grade 1 and 2, 51.25 to 53.75 (51.78); low dressing, 38.50 to 43.50 (40.63).

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.