The Presho Livestock Auction, Presho, SD, reported receipts of 2,859 head of cattle Oct. 28, compared to 2,357 head the previous week and 3,566 head one year ago, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to last week, front-end feeder steers and heifers were steady. Second cuts and smaller lots were $1 to $3 lower. Mostly small lots and part loads were offered. Sixty percent the offering was steers and 40% heifers. The supply included 20% 600 pounds and over.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 5 head, 339 lbs., 115.00; 4 head, 376 lbs., 107.50; 12 head, 381 lbs., 119.00 fancy; 422 to 444 lbs., 106.50 to 115.25 (110.00); 456 to 494 lbs., 100.00 to 110.75 (105.55); 56 head, 483 lbs., 112.25 fancy; 501 to 545 lbs., 100.25 to 109.25 (104.39); 570 to 598 lbs., 94.00 to 101.00 (98.31); 600 to 642 lbs., 92.75 to 100.50 (97.19); 16 head, 684 lbs., 93.00. Medium frame 1, 12 head, 443 lbs., 106.00; 523 to 542 lbs., 97.50 to 99.00 (97.89).

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 320 to 349 lbs., 104.00 to 111.00 (107.76); 353 to 395 lbs., 101.50 to 110.50 (106.49); 404 to 447 lbs., 97.50 to 107.00 (103.53); 455 to 497 lbs., 94.50 to 102.50 (99.91); 500 to 542 lbs., 94.50 to 99.00 (97.45); 572 to 597 lbs., 88.00 to 92.85 (90.66); 30 head, 611 lbs., 89.25; 20 head, 738 lbs., 89.25; 23 head, 793 lbs., 81.60; 814 to 826 lbs., 86.75 to 87.25 (86.92); 8 head, 895 lbs., 79.50. Medium frame 1, 10 head, 691 lbs., 87.75.

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