The Farmers and Ranchers Livestock Commission Co., Salina, Kan., reported receipts of 3,615 head Aug. 6, compared to 3,323 head last week and 4,229 head last year, according to the USDA-Kansas Department of Agriculture Market News, Dodge City, Kan.

Compared with last week, steers weighing 400 to 600 pounds showed no comparison with last week, but a steady undertone was noted. Steers at 600 to 900 pounds were $1 to $3 higher, and 900 to 1000 pounds were $1 to $2 higher. Heifers at 500 to 700 pounds were steady to $3 higher, and 700 to 950 pounds were $1 to $2 higher. Trade was active. Demand was good. Receipts included 97% 600 pounds and over, 2% 600 pounds and under; 1% slaughter cows. The feeder supply included 83% steers and 17% heifers.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 650 to 700 lbs., 118.50 to 121.85 (121.72); 700 to 750 lbs., 116.00 to 118.50 (118.13); 750 to 800 lbs., 114.50 to 115.75 (115.06); 800 to 850 lbs., 113.25 to 114.85 (114.01); 850 to 900 lbs., 112.50 to 113.75 (112.72); 165 head, Thin 114.85; 900 to 950 lbs., 111.35 to 112.85 (112.37); 950 to 1000 lbs., 110.00 to 111.60 (110.89). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 8 head, 581 to 588 lbs., 121.00; 600 to 650 lbs., 117.25 to 117.50 (117.39); 650 to 700 lbs., 116.25 to 117.85 (117.10); 700 to 750 lbs., 113.25 to 115.50 (114.69); 750 to 800 lbs., 112.85 to 113.35 (113.23); 800 to 850 lbs., 111.25 to 112.50 (111.70); 850 to 900 lbs., 111.25 to 111.35 (111.32); 900 to 950 lbs., 110.00 to 110.50 (110.07). Medium and large frame 2, 500 to 550 lbs., 115.00 to 119.50 (118.37); 6 head, 663 lbs., 114.00; 10 head, 704 to 712 lbs., 112.00; 750 to 800 lbs., 111.00 to 112.00 (111.23); 9 head, 827 lbs., 110.00.

Holstein steers: Large frame 3, 700 to 750 lbs., 76.50 to 77.50 (76.69).

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 500 to 550 lbs., 113.50 to 115.00 (114.42); 600 to 650 lbs., 108.75 to 111.50 (110.25); 650 to 700 lbs., 108.00 to 110.35 (110.16); 700 to 750 lbs., 108.60 to 110.50 (109.36); 9 head, Thin 713 lbs., 111.10; 750 to 800 lbs., 107.00 to 108.00 (107.55); 283 head, thin 763 to 788 lbs., 110.75 to 111.75 (111.14); 800 to 850 lbs., 107.50 to 107.75 (107.66); 5 head, Thin 823 lbs., 112.50; 850 to 900 lbs., 106.00 to 107.00 (106.75); 7 head, 920 lbs., 104.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 450 to 500 lbs., 113.75 to 114.00 (113.84); 500 to 550 lbs., 110.50 to 112.50 (111.29); 550 to 600 lbs., 107.75 to 108.75 (108.22); 600 to 650 lbs., 106.25 to 107.00 (106.65); 650 to 700 lbs., 106.00 to 106.50 (106.36); 800 to 850 lbs., 105.25 to 106.50 (106.02). Medium and large frame 2, 600 to 650 lbs., 105.00 to 105.25 (105.12); 700 to 750 lbs., 103.00 to 104.00 (103.67).

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