Pratt Livestock Sales Inc., Pratt, Kan., reported receipts of 2,652 head, Aug. 3, compared to 2,059 head last week and 2,556 head last year, according to the Kansas Department of Agriculture Market News Service, Dodge City, Kan.

Compared to last week, feeder steers and feeder heifers weighing 300 to 700 pounds were not enough for market test but a higher undertone was noted. Feeder steers at 700 to 1000 pounds were steady to $2 lower. Feeder heifers at 700 to 900 pounds were steady to $2 higher. Trade was active, demand was good. Slaughter cows and bulls were steady. Receipts included 89% 600 pounds and over, 6% 600 pounds and under, 5% cows and bulls. The feeder supply included 69% steers and 31% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 8 head, 444 lbs., 140.00; 44 head, 643 lbs., 125.50; 37 head, 689 lbs., 119.50; 700 to 750 lbs., 116.00 to 119.25 (117.34); 750 to 800 lbs., 113.00 to 116.50 (115.86); 800 to 850 lbs., 109.85 to 113.25 (112.55); 850 to 900 lbs., 108.35 to 111.00 (109.44); 900 to 950 lbs., 103.00 to 106.50 (104.76); 60 head, 959 lbs., 101.60; 52 head, 1005 lbs., 97.85. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 750 to 800 lbs., 108.50 to 111.50 (110.54); 800 to 850 lbs., 106.50 to 107.00 (106.67); 850 to 900 lbs., 105.85 to 106.50 (105.92). Medium and large frame 2, 5 head, 716 lbs., 105.00; 24 head, 768 lbs., 104.00; 6 head, 802 lbs., 101.00. Medium frame 3, 700 to 750 lbs., 83.00 to 86.00 (85.01). Large frame 3, Holsteins, 12 head, 735 lbs., 79.75.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 3 head, 415 lbs., 129.00; 15 head, 499 lbs., 122.00; 34 head, 530 lbs., 121.00; 17 head, 583 lbs., 112.50; 600 to 650 lbs., 109.50 to 113.00 (112.64); 650 to 700 lbs., 113.50 to 115.50 (114.90); 700 to 750 lbs., 108.85 to 112.50 (110.18); 750 to 800 lbs., 104.75 to 108.00 (105.58); 800 to 850 lbs., 101.25 to 104.00 (103.68); 67 head, 855 lbs., 99.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 700 to 750 lbs., 104.00 to 107.00 (104.89). Medium and large frame 2, 13 head, 688 lbs., 102.00; 800 to 850 lbs., 96.00 to 98.75 (97.45). Medium frame 1 to 2, 8 head, 769 lbs., 97.00. Medium frame 2, 5 head, 676 lbs., 90.00. Medium frame 2 to 3, 24 head, 716 lbs., 83.50. Medium frame 3, 5 head, 777 lbs., 74.00.

Baby calves: Per head, 155.00 to 200.00 (168.75).

Feeder cows: Medium and large frame 1, heiferettes, 70.00 to 90.00 (84.81).

Slaughter cows: Boners, 80 to 85% lean, 51.00 to 56.00 (52.06); 85 to 90% lean, 45.00 to 50.00 (47.23); low dressing, 39.00 to 44.00 (41.10).

Slaughter bulls: Yield grade 1 to 2, 61.00 to 65.25 (62.96); low dressing, 55.00 to 58.50 (56.75).

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