Sales were confirmed on 200 head of cattle in Kansas feedlots July 25, compared with none last week or last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Dodge City, KS.
Trade was quiet. Not enough slaughter steer or heifer sales were confirmed for a market test. Inquiry was fair. Demand was light. Sales were confirmed on 200 head of mixed steers and heifers.
For the week to date, 80,300 head were confirmed, including 38,300 head or previously contracted or formulated cattle.
Asking prices were $67 to $68 per cwt. Bids were $64 to $65 per cwt.
The last sales were Monday, July 24, at $66 per cwt.