The Farmers and Ranchers Livestock Commission Co., Salina, Kan., reported receipts of 4,075 head, Aug. 17, compared to 3,930 head, last week and 4,371 head, last year, according to the Kansas Department of Agriculture Market News Service, Dodge City, Kan.

Compared to last week, feeder steers weighing 450 to 650 pounds were steady to weak on a light test, and 650 to 950 pounds were steady. Feeder heifers weighing 450 to 600 pounds were steady to $2 higher, and 600 to 800 pounds were steady to $2 lower. Slaughter cows were not tested. Trade was active. Demand was good. Receipts included 87% 600 pounds and over, 12% 600 pounds and under, less than 1% slaughter cows and bulls. The feeder supply included 66% steers and 34% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 7 head, 310 lbs., 168.00; 7 head, 491 lbs., 131.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 131.50 to 135.75 (133.66); 550 to 600 lbs., 127.00 to 132.25 (131.38); 600 to 650 lbs., 126.50 to 129.00 (127.64); 650 to 700 lbs., 124.00 to 127.50 (125.04); 700 to 750 lbs., 118.00 to 120.75 (119.91); 750 to 800 lbs., 116.00 to 120.10 (119.56); 800 to 850 lbs., 114.25 to 117.50 (116.30); 850 to 900 lbs., 111.50 to 113.00 (112.81); 56 head, 911 lbs., 111.60; 8 head, 1136 lbs., 95.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 9 head, 370 lbs., 143.50; 5 head, 419 lbs., 140.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 127.00 to 134.00 (131.95); 500 to 550 lbs., 130.50 to 131.00 (130.71); 550 to 600 lbs., 122.00 to 128.25 (125.82); 600 to 650 lbs., 122.00 to 125.50 (123.73); 650 to 700 lbs., 118.00 to 120.50 (119.18); 700 to 750 lbs., 114.00 to 118.50 (114.77); 750 to 800 lbs., 114.75 to 118.50 (115.38); 75 head, 750 lbs., gaunt 119.10; 800 to 850 lbs., 112.00 to 114.75 (114.03); 850 to 900 lbs., 107.00 to 110.00 (108.32); 900 to 950 lbs., 107.00 to 107.50 (107.28); 950 to 1000 lbs., 103.50 to 105.00 (103.67). Medium and large frame 2, 3 head, 343 lbs., 147.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 126.00 to 136.50 (132.97); 500 to 550 lbs., 113.00 to 125.00 (120.32); 600 to 650 lbs., 115.50 to 123.25 (120.25) 650 to 700 lbs., 115.00 to 117.50 (116.27); 750 to 800 lbs., 105.00 to 111.75 (108.85); 800 to 850 lbs., 108.00 to 112.00 (110.59); 850 to 900 lbs., 101.75 to 105.50 (103.73); 7 head, 934 lbs., 102.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 500 to 550 lbs., 123.00 to 139.00 (125.69); 550 to 600 lbs., 124.00 to 126.00 (124.88); 600 to 650 lbs., 115.75 to 117.25 (116.76); 650 to 700 lbs., 115.25 to 117.50 (116.83); 700 to 750 lbs., 113.75 to 116.75 (116.29); 750 to 800 lbs., 108.75 to 113.00 (110.61). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 400 to 450 lbs., 124.00 to 128.00 (125.28); 450 to 500 lbs., 122.00 to 126.00 (124.41); 600 to 650 lbs., 113.00 to 116.00 (114.27); 650 to 700 lbs., 112.00 to 115.25 (113.30); 700 to 750 lbs., 109.00 to 113.50 (110.28); 750 to 800 lbs., 105.00 to 109.00 (107.30); 63 head, 803 lbs., 106.50; 900 to 950 lbs., 97.00 to 100.00 (98.33). Medium and large frame 2, 350 to 400 lbs., 127.00 to 132.00 (127.99); 7 head, 425 lbs., 120.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 111.00 to 121.50 (115.32); 550 to 600 lbs., 113.00 to 118.00 (115.82); 600 to 650 lbs., 109.00 to 114.00 (111.50); 650 to 700 lbs., 111.00 to 112.00 (111.35); 700 to 750 lbs., 104.00 to 110.50 (107.51); 10 head, 825 lbs., 104.00.

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 2, 550 to 600 lbs., 115.00 to 118.00 (116.48); 5 head, 603 lbs., 112.50.

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