The combined sales volume at Wyoming, western Nebraska and western North and South Dakota auctions for the week ending July 21 totaled 10,100 head of cattle, compared with 9,800 head last week and 10,600 head last year, according to the USDA Market News Service, Torrington, WY.

At Wyoming auctions, feeder steers and heifers were not well tested. In the direct trade, feeders were steady to $3 higher. Steers accounted for approximately 47% and heifers 53% of the total supply. Supply included 83% over 600 pounds. The direct trade accounted for 9,780 head of the weekly total.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, auctions, 625 lbs., 98.00; 865 to 880 lbs., 84.60 to 87.90; 850 lbs., 80.75; 1080 to 1240 lbs., 66.75 to 70.70. Direct sales, for current delivery, 800 to 850 lbs., 88.25 to 90.00 fob. For August-September delivery, 825 to 875 lbs., 85.50 to 89.00 fob; 925 to 975 lbs., 84.00 to 85.00 fob; for October-November delivery, 485 lbs., 115.00 fob; 525 to 575 lbs., 103.00 to 107.00 fob; 610 lbs., 105.00 fob; 625 lbs., 102.35 to 103.00 delivered.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, auctions, 510 lbs., 90.00; 625 to 700 lbs., 83.00 to 84.75; 710 to 850 lbs., 78.10 to 80.00; 800 lbs., 82.50. Direct sales, for current delivery, 565 lbs., 93.50 delivered; 710 lbs., 89.00 fob; 850 lbs., 84.00 fob; 925 lbs., 84.00 delivered; for August-September delivery, 825 to 900 lbs., 83.50 to 86.00 fob; for October-November delivery, 475 to 510 lbs., 100.00 to 112.00 fob; 575 lbs., 97.25 delivered; 800 lbs., 85.00 to 85.25 fob.

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