BC-USDA-SD Direct Fdr Catl

3/27/2015 9:45 AM
By Associated Press

Sioux Falls, SD Fri Mar 27, 2015 USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market New
South and North Dakota Direct Feeder Cattle
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/27/2015
Receipts: 95 Last Week: 612 Last Year: 460
Compared to last week: Feeder heifers are 10.00 higher on limited comparable
sales from the previous week. No feeder steers reported. Prices in auction
barns and in the country marched upward this week following the higher tones set
by both the CME Feeder and Live Cattle contracts. Demand was moderate to good.
Supply consisted of 100 percent over 600 lbs and 61 percent heifers. All sales
FOB North and South Dakota with a 2-3 percent shrink or equivalent and a 4-8
cent slide on yearlings and a 8-12 slide on calves from base weights.
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
95 650 650 234.00 234.00 Current FOB
Source: USDA Market News Oklahoma City, OK
Tess Liles Market Reporter, 405-232-5425
24 Hour Market Report 1-405-636-2691
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