Clovis Livestock, Clovis, New Mexico, reported receipts of 2,576 head of feeder cattle Oct. 9 compared to 1,408 head a week ago and total stock of 2,666 head a year ago, according to the USDA-New Mexico Department of Agriculture Market News, Portales, Mexico.

Compared to the previous week, the feeder steers were selling $3 to $5 higher except those from 300 to 350 pounds that were selling $10 higher and feeder heifers were mostly selling $2 to $4 higher except those from 300 to 350 pounds that were selling $6 higher and 550 to 600 pounds were selling $8 higher. The trade was active and the demand was very good following rains in the area the past week. The supply included: 100% feeder cattle with 56% steers, 41% were heifers and 2% were bulls. The feeder cattle supply weighing over 600 pounds was 33%.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, per hundredweight/actual weight, 2 head, 282 lbs., 207.00; 3 head, 310 to 340 lbs., 180.00 to 191.00 (183.44); 3 head, 355 to 385 lbs., 175.00 to 181.00 (178.89); 56 head, 408 to 443 lbs., 161.00 to 169.00 (165.43); 57 head, 463 to 497 lbs., 149.00 to 161.00 (155.23); 92 head, 501 to 548 lbs., 145.00 to 155.00 (150.00); 11 head, 500 to 517 lbs., 156.00 to 157.00 (156.81) value added; 79 head, 552 to 597 lbs., 136.50 to 146.75 (143.27); 7 head, 608 to 632 lbs., 139.00 to 142.00 (140.26); 76 head, 601 to 643 lbs., 130.50 to 138.00 (135.18) unweaned; 2 head, 685 lbs., 140.00; 67 head, 655 to 692 lbs., 127.50 to 137.25 (132.92) unweaned; 7 head, 710 to 742 lbs., 131.00 to 135.00 (132.18); 3 head, 701 lbs., 127.00 full; 30 head, 700 to 725 lbs., 119.50 to 127.00 (124.99) unweaned; 37 head, 762 to 788 lbs., 130.00 to 139.00 (136.88); 6 head, 760 lbs., 121.50 unweaned; 8 head, 830 lbs., 134.75; 14 head, 805 to 811 lbs., 115.00 to 122.50 (116.62) unweaned. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 5 head, 260 to 295 lbs., 189.00 to 198.00 (194.12); 3 head, 255 lbs., 208.00 value added; 8 head, 306 to 333 lbs., 182.50 to 186.00 (184.61); 30 head, 365 to 383 lbs., 170.00 to 177.00 (172.10); 9 head, 352 to 364 lbs., 186.00 to 187.00 (186.78) value added; 96 head, 411 to 447 lbs., 154.00 to 164.00 (160.18); 41 head, 452 to 496 lbs., 149.00 to 158.00 (154.43); 2 head, 455 lbs., 163.00 value added; 31 head, 508 to 546 lbs., 138.00 to 149.50 (147.11); 4 head, 511 lbs., 151.50 value added; 52 head, 555 to 592 lbs., 131.00 to 143.50 (139.86); 26 head, 559 lbs., 146.00 value added; 49 head, 615 lbs., 139.25; 36 head, 600 to 646 lbs., 130.00 to 137.50 (134.16) unweaned; 10 head, 670 lbs., 142.50; 17 head, 655 to 675 lbs., 124.00 to 135.00 (128.70) unweaned; 3 head, 748 lbs., 136.00; 3 head, 738 lbs., 120.50 unweaned; 2 head, 757 lbs., 126.50 fleshy; 62 head, 833 lbs., 135.25. Medium and large frame 2, 5 head, 298 lbs., 199.00; 5 head, 305 lbs., 170.50; 8 head, 366 lbs., 156.00; 6 head, 360 to 367 lbs., 170.00 to 175.00 (171.69) value added; 7 head, 412 to 440 lbs., 153.00 to 155.50 (154.82); 6 head, 425 lbs., 159.50 value added; 10 head, 451 to 476 lbs., 141.00; 15 head, 500 to 530 lbs., 133.00 to 140.50 (138.00); 7 head, 551 to 585 lbs., 130.00 to 138.00 (132.38); 3 head, 621 lbs., 134.00; 7 head, 662 to 682 lbs., 130.50 to 136.50 (134.82); 2 head, 760 lbs., 126.25. Small and medium frame 1 to 2, 3 head, 381 lbs., 156.00; 2 head, 422 lbs., 139.00; 8 head, 466 lbs., 135.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 17 head, 328 to 345 lbs., 147.50 to 153.00 (149.28); 7 head, 303 to 305 lbs., 159.00 to 161.50 (161.14) value added; 50 head, 370 to 390 lbs., 135.00 to 147.00 (138.36); 77 head, 405 to 448 lbs., 135.50 to 145.00 (142.78); 46 head, 453 to 497 lbs., 130.50 to 142.00 (132.99); 72 head, 506 to 548 lbs., 124.00 to 132.00 (129.82); 8 head, 511 lbs., 120.00 fleshy; 123 head, 550 to 586 lbs., 123.00 to 132.00 (127.36); 14 head, 602 to 612 lbs., 126.00 to 128.50 (126.53); 54 head, 607 to 642 lbs., 115.00 to 125.50 (123.53) unweaned; 17 head, 657 lbs., 123.75; 26 head, 652 to 687 lbs., 114.00 to 122.00 (119.62) unweaned; 30 head, 702 to 742 lbs., 120.00 to 127.00 (125.44); 1 head, 770 lbs., 121.00; 20 head, 781 to 790 lbs., 107.00 to 110.00 (107.59) unweaned; 11 head, 827 lbs., 119.25. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 17 head, 272 to 294 lbs., 150.00 to 151.00 (150.61); 14 head, 316 to 338 lbs., 142.00 to 146.00 (144.91); 16 head, 353 to 398 lbs., 140.50 to 146.50 (143.24); 17 head, 428 to 442 lbs., 136.00 to 137.50 (137.32); 63 head, 450 to 498 lbs., 126.50 to 136.00 (129.50); 34 head, 501 to 525 lbs., 123.00 to 130.50 (128.12); 4 head, 523 lbs., 143.00 value added; 19 head, 556 to 598 lbs., 120.00 to 129.00 (125.14); 6 head, 613 to 622 lbs., 117.50 to 120.50 (119.49) unweaned; 18 head, 717 to 745 lbs., 117.50 to 122.25 (120.36). Medium and large frame 2, 2 head, 300 lbs., 139.00; 2 head, 407 lbs., 128.00; 8 head, 460 to 492 lbs., 122.00 to 130.00 (127.46); 10 head, 557 to 595 lbs., 117.50 to 121.00 (119.09); 2 head, 670 lbs., 121.00; 2 head, 730 lbs., 110.00 unweaned; 9 head, 784 lbs., 120.75. Small and medium frame 1 to 2, 8 head, 295 lbs., 102.00; 12 head, 392 lbs., 100.00; 5 head, 423 lbs., 101.00; 6 head, 456 to 495 lbs., 101.00 to 108.00 (105.54).

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1, 2 head, 355 lbs., 147.00; 3 head, 500 lbs., 141.00. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 5 head, 286 lbs., 197.00; 3 head, 418 lbs., 158.00; 25 head, 626 lbs., 122.50. Medium and large frame 2, 4 head, 391 lbs., 162.00; 2 head, 532 lbs., 125.00; 3 head, 616 lbs., 122.00. Large frame 1, 4 head, 650 lbs., 114.00.

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