The Apache Livestock Auction, Apache, Oklahoma, reported receipts of 1,158 head selling on Sept. 5, compared to 1,203 head on Aug. 29 and 869 head a year ago, according to the USDA-Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Market News, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Compared to the previous week, the feeder steers and heifers were too lightly tested for an accurate trend with a lower undertone noted. The steer and heifer calves were lower on limited comparable sales. The quality was fair to good with fair demand. The slaughter cows were steady to $2 lower. The slaughter bulls were selling $1 lower. A total of 172 cows and bulls was sold with 78% going to packers. The supply included 85% feeder cattle with 49% steers, 3% were dairy steers, 34% were heifers and 13% were bulls; 12% was slaughter cattle with 79% cows and 21% were bulls; 3% was replacement cattle with 97% bred cows, 3% were cow-calf pairs. The feeder cattle supply weighing over 600 pounds was 52%.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, per hundredweight/actual weight, 11 head, 387 to 392 lbs., 180.00 to 185.00 (181.38); 10 head, 408 to 429 lbs., 166.00 to 184.00 (171.21); 10 head, 498 lbs., 151.50 unweaned; 4 head, 513 lbs., 145.00 unweaned; 10 head, 559 to 583 lbs., 145.00 to 148.50 (147.06); 7 head, 578 to 591 lbs., 131.00 to 136.50 (134.17) unweaned; 18 head, 607 to 643 lbs., 135.00 to 138.50 (137.16) unweaned; 13 head, 666 lbs., 140.50; 9 head, 674 lbs., 127.00 unweaned; 13 head, 716 to 746 lbs., 133.00 to 137.50 (135.73); 5 head, 701 lbs., 127.00 unweaned; 38 head, 759 to 799 ls., 131.75 to 135.50 (134.17); 6 head, 754 lbs., 130.00 unweaned; 5 head, 826 lbs., 129.50; 20 head, 861 lbs., 127.50; 28 head, 902 to 943 lbs., 120.00 to 122.75 (121.64); 12 head, 963 lbs., 120.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 4 head, 453 lbs., 154.00; 4 head, 495 lbs., 130.00 unweaned; 5 head, 503 lbs., 149.00 unweaned; 16 head, 554 lbs., 145.00; 6 head, 621 lbs., 140.00; 7 head, 782 lbs., 131.25. Medium and large frame 2, 10 head, 721 lbs., 110.00. Dairy steers, medium and large frame 3, 11 head, 305 lbs., 44.00; 7 head, 356 lbs., 48.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 7 head, 343 lbs., 143.00 unweaned; 6 head, 354 lbs., 145.50; 4 head, 368 lbs., 135.50 unweaned; 8 head, 418 lbs., 142.00; 20 head, 420 to 446 lbs., 133.00 to 140.50 (135.19) unweaned; 24 head, 461 to 490 lbs., 129.00 to 130.50 (130.13) unweaned; 10 head, 517 to 519 lbs., 129.00 to 136.00 (132.51) unweaned; 5 head, 597 lbs., 145.00; 5 head, 555 lbs., 129.00 unweaned; 5 head, 614 lbs., 130.00; 5 head, 642 lbs., 125.00 fleshy; 3 head, 633 lbs., 120.00 unweaned; 5 head, 674 lbs., 128.00; 8 head, 674 to 685 lbs., 120.00 to 120.50 (120.19) unweaned; 4 head, 743 lbs., 125.50; 20 head, 754 to 798 lbs., 120.00 to 125.50 (124.35); 19 head, 835 to 846 lbs., 115.00 to 119.50 (118.07). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 5 head, 500 lbs., 126.00 unweaned; 10 head, 576 to 593 lbs., 124.00 to 130.00 (126.36); 13 head, 687 to 699 lbs., 120.00.

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1, 12 head, 410 to 430 lbs., 165.50 to 173.00 (170.42); 13 head, 450 to 488 lbs., 146.00 to 158.00 (150.39) unweaned; 22 head, 500 to 534 lbs., 135.00 to 145.50 (138.98) unweaned; 6 head, 594 lbs., 127.00 unweaned; 6 head, 638 lbs., 118.50 unweaned; 6 head, 673 lbs., 120.00 unweaned. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 4 head, 478 lbs., 147.00; 5 head, 616 lbs., 122.00 unweaned.

Slaughter cattle: Cows, Breaker, 75 to 80%, per hundredweight/actual weight, 4 head, 1215 to 1470 lbs., 59.00 to 64.00 (61.33) average dressing; 1 head, 1575 lbs., 69.50 high; 7 head, 1165 to 1520 lbs., 53.00 to 57.50 ((56.20) low. Boner, 80 to 85%, 4 head, 1115 to 1285 lbs., 60.00 to 64.00 (60.99) average; 2 head, 1418 lbs., 68.00 high; 17 head, 960 to 1380 lbs., 51.00 to 57.50 (54.88) low. Lean, 85 to 90%, 1 head, 1020 lbs., 59.00 average; 1 head, 925 lbs., 60.00 average light weight; 29 head, 995 to 1460 lbs., 47.50 to 56.00 (51.74) low; 5 head, 875 to 970 lbs., 44.00 to 51.50 (47.67) low light weight; 1 head, 715 lbs., 35.00 very low light weight. Bulls 1 to 2, 10 head, 1340 to 2220 lbs., 83.50 to 90.00 (86.59) average; 1 head, 1895 lbs., 92.00 high; 6 head, 1205 to 2055 lbs., 65.00 to 80.00 (72.93) low. Bulls 2, 2 head, 1205 to 1255 lbs., 55.00 to 62.00 (58.43) low.

Replacement cattle: Bred cows, medium and large frame 1, per head/actual weight, 2 to 4 years old, 1st trimester, 3 head, 935 to 1000 lbs., 735.00 to 775.00 (761.06); 2 to 4 years old, 2nd trimester, 3 head, 1030 to 1093 lbs., 800.00 to 875.00 (850.98); 5 to 8 years old, 1st trimester, 4 head, 875 to 1175 lbs., 600.00 to 650.00 (615.46); 5 to 8 years old, 2nd trimester, 9 head, 985 to 1205 lbs., 675.00 to 800.00 (716.48); over 8 years old, 1st trimester, 8 head, 989 to 1097 lbs., 700.00; over 8 years old, 2nd trimester, 9 head, 995 to 1274 lbs., 660.00 to 785.00 (756.33).

Cow-calf pairs: Medium and large frame 1 with under 150 pounds calf, per family/actual weight, 5 to 8 years old, open, 1 head, 1000 lbs., 1000.00,

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