Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Nov 10, 2017   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky 

This week: 1,790      Last Week: 1,664        Last Year: 117

   Compared to last week:  No current FOB delivered cattle for an
accurate market test again this week.  Supply included 98 percent 
over 600 lbs; 81 percent heifers.  Prices based on net weights FOB 
after a 3 percent shrink or equivalent and 5-10 cent slide on calves 
and 4-6 cent slide on yearlings from base weights.  Delivered prices 
include freight, commissions and other expenses.  Current sales are 
up to 14 days delivery. 

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   25      525       525       152.00         152.00   Current FOB  Split Loads
  135      750       750       146.45         146.45   Jan     FOB   
  120      800       800       148.50         148.50   Jan     FOB   

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   69      725       725        90.00          90.00   Current FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   15      525       525       152.00         152.00   Current FOB  Split Loads
  201      700       700       144.45         144.45   Jan     FOB   
  749    700-725     716    141.45-144.50     142.53   Jan     FOB   
  135      725       725       142.25         142.25   Jan     FOB   
  341    700-725     710    134.75-135.35     134.99   Feb     FOB   

Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK 
           Joe Massey, Market Reporter
           Telephone   405-232-5425
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS161.txt

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