Toppenish, WA Auction
ML_LS750
Moses Lake, WA    Fri Feb 17, 2017    USDA Market News

Toppenish Livestock Auction, Toppenish, WA    Thursday 
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average report for 2/16/2017

Receipts:  2100    Last Week:  810    Year Ago:  2500

   Compared to last Thursday at the same market, not enough 
stocker or feeder cattle last week for accurate market trends. 
Trade active with good demand.  Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 higher, 
due in part to a niche market for non-branded non ear tagged cows. 
Slaughter bulls steady. Trade active with very good demand. 
Slaughter cows 56 percent, Slaughter bulls 1 percent, and 
feeders 43 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 
58 percent steers and 42 percent heifers. Near 75 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs. Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for 
pregnancy, and age.
 

Please Note:
 The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority 
of classes and grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be 
instances where some sales do not fit within reporting guidelines 
and therefore will not be included in the report. Prices are 
reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    464-467     466    144.00-146.00     145.00
    8      503       503       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
   56    555-596     581    143.50-150.00     147.06
   30    630-641     634    130.00-139.00     134.16
   67    659-671     670    131.70-133.00     132.59
   21    675-690     682    120.00-126.00     122.89   Full
   70    704-748     727    122.50-125.00     123.84
   64    752-790     775    116.50-120.00     117.99

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      646       646       122.50         122.50

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
   62    825-847     835    116.00-125.00     120.88
   13      828       828       105.00         105.00   Full
   21      876       876       112.00         112.00
   30      970       970       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      370       370       141.00         141.00

                Feeder Holstein Steers Large 2-3
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
    5     1149      1149        68.00          68.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    453-492     472    133.50-140.00     135.60
   25    525-528     526    134.50-138.00     137.02
   39    582-589     587    129.00-131.50     130.56
   15      594       594       125.00         125.00   Full
   50    602-644     621    124.00-128.00     125.69
   35    682-688     685    118.00-120.00     118.92
   24    709-724     719    112.75-115.00     113.49
   81    756-798     780    107.50-110.00     109.36

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      855       855       101.00         101.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 2-3
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      960       960        79.00          79.00
    6     1255      1255        71.75          71.75

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 2-3
 Head   Wt. Range   Avg Wt.    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      472       472       100.00         100.00
    6      562       562       116.00         116.00

Slaughter Cows:        
          Pct. Lean      Weight   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Boners      80-85     1200-1900    59.00-64.00      64.50         55.00-59.00
Lean        85-90     1300-1800    58.00-63.00    63.75-68.00     53.00-58.00
Lean Light   90        900-1400    47.00-53.00       ---          42.00-47.00
       
Slaughter Bulls:         Weight   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Yield Grade 1-2 few   1600-2400   73.00-74.00          ---        66.00-73.00

   Bred Heifers (Per Head): Medium and Large 1-2: Few 943 lbs. 1225.00 6-9 mos

Source: USDA Market News, Moses Lake, WA.  

Greg Sanders 509-393-1343 MosesLake.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ML_LS149.txt
http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
greg.sanders2@ams.usda.gov

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