The Faith Livestock Commission Co., Faith, SD, reported receipts of 4,272 head of cattle Oct. 9, compared with 1,288 head last week, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were steady to $1 higher on a limited test. Feeder calves sold strong, on the first test of the market, and showed good demand. Slaughter cows and bulls were steady to $1 lower, on a limited test. Supply included 99% feeder steers and heifers and 1% slaughter cows and bulls. Steers comprised 62% of the run and heifers 38%.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 372 lbs.,., 118.63; 417 lbs.,., 110.96; 486 lbs.,., 106.28; 460 lbs.,., fancy, 115.00; 525 lbs.,., 106.40; 582 lbs.,., 102.33; 578 lbs.,., fancy, 108.50; 618 lbs.,., 98.51; 617 lbs.,., fancy, 107.30; 669 lbs.,., 93.83; 662 lbs.,., fancy, 102.86; 741 lbs.,., 90.53; 909 lbs.,., 84.70; 991 lbs.,., 79.85. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 484 lbs.,., 101.24; 529 lbs.,., 101.75; 586 lbs.,., 97.62. Medium and large frame 2, 364 lbs.,., 110.50; 426 lbs.,., 106.66; 495 lbs.,., 95.91; 531 lbs.,., 96.26; 579 lbs.,., 95.25; 633 lbs.,., 93.24. Medium and large frame 3, 608 lbs.,., 72.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 373 lbs.,., 105.15; 433 lbs.,., 98.43; 413 lbs.,., fancy, 104.00; 486 lbs.,., 99.40; 529 lbs.,., 94.63; 512 lbs.,., fancy, 100.71; 577 lbs.,., 96.26; 627 lbs.,., 93.28; 662 lbs.,., 91.01; 759 lbs.,., 83.50; 895 lbs.,., 79.00; 974 lbs.,., 73.44. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 474 lbs.,., 95.10. Medium and large frame 2 , 393 lbs.,., 99.74; 431 lbs.,., 93.21; 496 lbs.,., 92.58; 542 lbs.,., 91.41; 564 lbs.,., 91.94.

Slaughter cows: Boners, 80 to 85%, 1165 to 1410 lbs., 36.25 to 40.00; low dressing, 33.00 to 33.25. Lean, 85 to 90%, 1000 to 1345 lbs., 36.00 to 39.25; high dressing, to 40.00; low dressing, 30.50 to 33.75.

Slaughter bulls: Yield grade 1 to 2, 1115 to 2105 lbs., 42.75 to 49.50; high dressing, 54.50.

Replacement bulls: Few, 1115 to 1125 lbs., 57.75 to 58.50.

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