Tama Weighted Average Slaughter Cattle Auction
NW_LS760
Des Moines, IA    Wed Jul 11, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Tama, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction
Weighted Average Report for 07/11/2018
 
Receipts:  640    
 
Slaughter cattle sale today: No comparision. Trade active. Demand 
good. Supply consisted of 50.7 percent steers, 29.8 percent 
heifers, 1.5 percent Holsteins, 13.2 percent slaughter cows, and 
4.3 percent slaughter bulls

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14   1215-1293   1255    110.00-112.00     111.12
  164   1320-1475   1370    109.50-114.00     111.16
    6     1519      1519       111.10         111.10

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21   1130-1283   1204    105.00-109.00     106.88
   44   1300-1410   1356    105.00-109.25     107.45
    1     1550      1550       108.75         108.75

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1105-1165   1144    102.00-106.00     104.47

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1435-1460   1454     84.00-84.50       84.38

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2     1458      1458        82.50          82.50

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1     1180      1180        75.00          75.00
    1     1480      1480        74.00          74.00

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4     1195      1195       111.50         111.50
   54   1205-1338   1277    109.25-112.00     111.07


             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   44   1085-1190   1133    103.75-110.00     108.78
   33   1218-1350   1292    105.25-108.75     106.98
    9   1406-1445   1415    103.50-107.75     106.47

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5     1127      1127       102.50         102.50
    1     1285      1285       103.00         103.00



Slaughter Cows:       85  Head                 
           Pct Lean    Weight     Avg Dress      High Dress     Low Dress 
Breakers    76-80    1125-1935   60.00-69.00    70.00-82.00        --   
Boners      81-85    1150-1630   50.00-59.00        --             --
Lean        86-90     755-1270   40.00-49.00        --          20.00-30.00

Slaughter Bulls:      28  Head
	               Weight     Avg Dress      High Dress     Low Dress
Yield Grade 1        1095-1730   60.00-89.50        --              --
	             1815-1960   76.00-82.00        --              --


Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News,  Des Moines, IA
         515-284-4460
         e-mail:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS760.txt
 
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