The Iowa weekly cattle auction summary indicated receipts of 4,324 head of cattle selling the week of May 31 to June 6, according to the USDA-Iowa Department of Agriculture Market News, Des Moines, iowa.

The report reflects receipts from Dunlap’s feeder cattle sale and slaughter cattle sale, Clarinda’s feeder cattle sale, Tama’s slaughter cattle sale and Sheldon’s slaughter cattle sale. The supply included 60% feeder cattle with 53% steers, 45% were heifers and 1% were bulls; 15% was slaughter cattle with 35% steers, 9% were dairy steers, 47% were heifers, 7% were cows and 2% were bulls. The feeder cattle supply weighing over 600 pounds was 60%.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, per hundredweight/actual weight, 11 head, 368 to 397 lbs., 181.00 to 188.00 (185.11); 25 head, 405 to 434 lbs., 175.00 to 187.00 (182.24); 120 head, 465 to 495 lbs., 163.50 to 182.50 (172.94); 70 head, 501 to 548 lbs., 151.00 to 173.00 (163.59); 130 head, 551 to 593 566 157.50 to 168.75 163.38 31 head, 555 to 597 lbs., 156.00 unweaned; 76 head, 605 to 649 lbs., 144.75 to 163.00 (155.07); 228 head, 650 to 699 lbs., 138.00 to 160.25 (153.77); 8 head, 651 lbs., 135.00 fleshy; 118 head, 700 to 740 lbs., 134.75 to 150.00 (141.97); 89 head, 751 to 785 lbs., 133.00 to 147.75 (144.22); 21 head, 769 lbs., 137.00 fleshy; 75 head, 800 to 847 lbs., 128.00 to 136.25 (132.24); 139 head, 852 to 896 lbs., 123.75 to 135.25 (132.89); 209 head, 910 to 937 lbs., 123.00 to 133.35 (128.25); 57 head, 982 lbs., 120.10; 13 head, 1007 to 1013 lbs., 109.00 to 113.00 (110.85); 17 head, 1051 lbs., 115.00 fancy. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 3 head, 218 lbs., 173.00; 10 head, 300 to 304 lbs., 161.00 to 176.00 (165.46); 9 head, 385 to 397 lbs., 170.00 to 180.50 (175.80); 11 head, 410 to 448 lbs., 154.00 to 169.00 (161.67); 56 head, 450 to 494 lbs., 152.00 to 169.00 (161.99); 22 head, 516 to 548 lbs., 143.00 to 165.00 (156.54); 51 head, 550 to 591 lbs., 131.00 to 158.50 (154.85); 5 head, 625 lbs., 140.00; 7 head, 666 to 693 lbs., 135.00 to 140.50 (137.41); 3 head, 722 lbs., 133.00; 4 head, 773 lbs., 121.00; 7 head, 801 to 803 lbs., 124.00 to 125.00 (124.57); 4 head, 860 lbs., 121.00. Medium and large frame 2, 5 head, 366 lbs., 162.50; 4 head, 445 lbs., 155.00. Large frame 1, 5 head, 592 lbs., 153.50; 4 head, 850 lbs., 123.00; 4 head, 1060 lbs., 117.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 12 head, 324 to 333 lbs., 141.00 to 148.00 (144.55); 27 head, 359 to 398 lbs., 146.00 to 154.00 (149.83); 23 head, 426 to 432 lbs., 148.00 to 154.50 (151.92); 171 head, 456 to 498 lbs., 147.00 to 156.50 (149.01); 79 head, 503 to 547 lbs., 132.00 to 155.00 (146.28); 229 head, 550 to 594 lbs., 134.50 to 150.75 (145.92); 14 head, 579 to 583 lbs., 149.00 to 150.00 (149.64) replacement; 96 head, 607 to 639 lbs., 122.00 to 147.00 (139.97); 15 head, 640 lbs., 133.50 to 134.00 (133.60) fleshy; 162 head, 650 to 688 lbs., 118.00 to 140.00 (136.20); 16 head, 663 to 680 lbs., 127.00 to 127.50 (127.38) fleshy; 62 head, 709 to 745 lbs., 118.00 to 124.00 (121.09); 24 head, 725 lbs., 124.00 fleshy; 24 head, 767 to 778 lbs., 122.50 to 123.50 (122.91); 51 head, 770 to 782 lbs., 118.25 to 120.25 (119.08) fleshy; 48 head, 802 to 845 lbs., 115.00 to 124.50 (119.06); 29 head, 818 lbs., 129.00 replacement; 76 head, 875 lbs., 123.00; 63 head, 886 lbs., 114.25 fleshy. Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 3 head, 338 lbs., 146.00; 25 head, 421 to 447 lbs., 131.00 to 144.50 (138.98); 32 head, 470 to 490 lbs., 122.00 to 145.00 (136.51); 7 head, 527 to 528 lbs., 100.00 to 138.00 (121.73); 23 head, 569 to 588 lbs., 121.00 to 140.00 (136.78); 9 head, 603 to 613 lbs., 129.00 to 133.00 (131.66O); 7 head, 650 lbs., 129.00; 13 head, 750 to 785 lbs., 120.50 to 121.50 (120.80); 6 head, 830 lbs., 108.00; 28 head, 854 to 857 lbs., 110.50 to 113.00 (112.46); 14 head, 903 to 937 lbs., 101.00 to 112.50 (105.82); 19 head, 1001 lbs., 105.00.

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 18 head, 587 lbs., 145.00; 25 head, 666 lbs., 128.50.

Slaughter cattle: Steers, Choice 2 to 4, 206 head, 1233 to 1468 lbs., 109.00 to 120.60 (114.92) average dressing; 2 head, 1625 to 1700 lbs., 98.50 to 115.75 (106.93) average heavy weight. Select and Choice 2 to 3, 39 head, 1020 to 1620 lbs., 101.00 to 118.25 (110.84) average. Select 2 to 3, 20 head, 1105 to 1465 lbs., 85.00 to 111.00 (94.60) average; 1 head, 1195 lbs., 102.00 average Canadian origin; 8 head, 1017 lbs., 110.00 low return to feed. Dairy steers, Choice 2 to 3, 16 head, 1160 to 1435 lbs., 85.25 to 97.00 (86.39) average. Select and Choice 2 to 3, 23 head, 1078 to 1475 lbs., 76.00 to 86.50 (83.29) average. Select 1 to 3, 3 head, 1098 lbs., 70.00 average. Select 2 to 3, 29 head, 1020 to 1287 lbs., 68.50 to 83.00 (75.15) average; 1 head, 985 lbs., 67.00 low light weight. Heifers, Choice 2 to 4, 242 head, 1060 to 1487 lbs., 108.25 to 119.75 (112.24) average; 1 head, 1675 lbs., 110.00 average heavy weight; 1 head, 930 lbs., 91.00 average light weight. Select and Choice 2 to 3, 76 head, 960 to 1470 lbs., 101.00 to 119.50 (113.92) average. Select 2 to 3, 52 head, 938 to 1430 lbs., 93.00 to 111.00 (100.32) average. Cows, Breaker, 75 to 80%, 19 head, 1060 to 1735 lbs., 60.00 to 69.50 (65.23) average; 6 head, 1290 to 1765 lbs., 70.00 to 72.00 (71.09) high. Boner, 80 to 85%, 23 head, 1040 to 1585 lbs., 50.00 to 59.00 (55.56) average. Lean, 85 to 90%, 7 head, 940 to 1455 lbs., 43.00 to 49.00 (45.85) average; 4 head, 960 to 1230 lbs., 31.00 to 39.00 (36.01) low. Bulls 1, 12 head, 1050 to 2555 lbs., 66.00 to 89.00 (79.90) average; 1 head, 1345 lbs., 101.00 high; 1 head, 1475 lbs., 51.00 low.

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