The Presho Livestock Auction, Presho, SD, reported receipts of 1,705 head of cattle Oct. 7, compared to 2,354 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to the previous sale, feeder steers and heifers were steady to $2 higher, with instances of $3 higher, on some front-end steers and heifers. The offering included 57% steers and 43% heifers. All of the offering was 600 pounds and over.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 711 to 747 lbs., 88.25 to 93.75 (93.33); 5 head, 798 lbs., 92.20; 821 to 849 lbs., 92.00 to 92.20 (92.10); 855 to 891 lbs., 85.00 to 86.25 (85.60); 900 to 944 lbs., 84.25 to 87.80 (86.88); 966 to 997 lbs., 73.75 to 83.00 (80.87); 1000 to 1047 lbs., 74.50 to 81.30 (78.51).

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 763 to 794 lbs., 89.00 to 91.00 (90.13); 806 to 837 lbs., 84.00 to 89.00 (87.58); 852 to 869 lbs., 82.85 to 90.50 (84.23).

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