South Dakota Livestock Sales, Watertown, reported receipts of 675 head of cattle Oct. 11, compared with 1,120 head last week and 955 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were steady to weak, on a light run. Steers made up 68% and heifers 32% of the feeder run. The feeder supply included 85% over 600 pounds.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 491 lbs., 106.50; 812 lbs., 85.02; 874 lbs., 84.90; 850 lbs., fleshy, 81.25; 949 lbs., 84.30; 992 lbs., 78.00; 1049 lbs., 74.10; 1049 lbs., 74.10; 1063 lbs., 74.10; 1118 lbs., 69.00. Holsteins, large frame 2, 493 lbs., 86.00; 582 lbs., 82.54; 659 lbs., 77.26; 700 lbs., 71.00; 808 lbs., 73.75; 861 lbs., 74.75; 938 lbs., 63.00; 961 lbs., 64.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 455 lbs., 103.00; 540 lbs., 91.25; 666 lbs., 88.25; 709 lbs., 83.33; 794 lbs., 82.53; 827 lbs., 80.31; 878 lbs., 79.00; 923 lbs., 73.75; 1065 lbs., 68.35.

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1, 437 lbs., calves, 104.00.

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