Washington Weekly Livestock Auction Summary
ML_LS795  
Moses Lake, WA    Fri Apr 21, 2017    USDA Market News

Weekly Combined Cattle Report - Week ending Apr 21, 2017

Market: Davenport, WA  
Market: Toppenish, WA

***Note: Due to scheduling conflicts this report will not be released next 
week. The next report will be May 5, 2017.***

Receipts 3,545        Last Week 3,015        Last Year 3,030                

   Compared to last week, stocker steers less than 700 lbs. steady to 2.00 
lower. Stocker heifers and all feeder cattle steady to 3.00 higher, except 
800 lbs. and over heifers weak to 8.00 lower. Slaughter cows 5.00-7.00 
Lower, as supply exceeds demand. Slaughter bulls 1.00-2.00 higher. Slaughter 
cows 56 percent, slaughter bulls 10 percent, and feeders 34 percent of the 
supply. The feeder supply included 52 percent steers and 48 percent heifers. 
Near 69 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 Large 1                           
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
     53   900-950      940    118.00-130.00     126.90                     
     25  1100-1150    1133       116.00         116.00                     

             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                     
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      6   400-450      433       179.00         179.00                     
      6   450-500      483       168.00         168.00                     
     10   500-550      525    157.00-158.00     157.50                     
      5   500-550      530       167.00         167.00 Thin Fleshed        
     60   550-600      574    149.50-163.00     156.50                     
     29   600-650      616    148.00-158.00     154.75                     
    101   650-700      676    139.50-149.50     146.42                     
     49   700-750      725    137.00-143.00     140.27                     
      6   700-750      732       149.00         149.00 Thin Fleshed        
     61   750-800      788    135.00-138.00     135.33                     
     32   800-850      815    130.00-134.00     131.76                     
     51   850-900      868       133.00         133.00                     

                 Feeder Steers Large 1-2                          
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      8  1050-1100    1058       112.00         112.00                     

            Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2                     
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
     11   450-500      467    145.00-157.00     150.65                     
      5   500-550      523       137.00         137.00                     
      5   600-650      626       145.00         145.00                     
      8   650-700      677       140.00         140.00                     

           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                     
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      7   800-850      829       112.00         112.00                     

           Feeder Steers Small and Medium 2-3                     
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      8   450-500      484       137.00         137.00                     

             Feeder Holstein Steers Large 2-3                      
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      5   400-450      439        81.00          81.00                     

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      7   600-650      603       141.50         141.50                     
     10   650-700      686       124.00         124.00 Full                

            Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
     18   400-450      420    148.00-155.00     152.47                     
     25   450-500      463    144.00-152.00     149.74                     
     26   500-550      531    145.00-151.50     147.24                     
      7   500-550      502       152.50         152.50 Thin Fleshed        
    149   550-600      577    135.00-150.00     142.14                     
     25   600-650      624    136.00-141.00     138.36                     
    109   650-700      673    131.50-143.00     136.15                     
     63   700-750      708    125.00-136.50     133.66                     
     31   750-800      754    128.00-130.50     129.28                     
     53   800-850      826    119.50-123.00     120.99                     
      5   850-900      866       121.00         121.00                     

            Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2                    
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      5   550-600      558       134.00         134.00                     
      8   650-700      689       130.00         130.00                     

           Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 2-3                    
   Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                     
      5   650-700      664       121.00         121.00                     

Slaughter Cows:        
          Pct. Lean     Weight    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Boners      80-85     1400-2000    63.00-69.00       ---          58.00-63.00
Lean        85-90     1400-1800    62.00-69.00      72.75         57.00-62.00
Lean Light   90        900-1400    55.00-63.00       ---          50.00-55.00
       
Slaughter Bulls:     Weight     Avg Dressing     High Dressing   Low Dressing
Yield Grade 1-2    1600-2400     82.00-88.50       90.00-95.75    77.00-82.00

    Bred Heifers (Per Head): Medium and Large 1-2: Few 932 lbs. 850.00 6-9 mos. 
bred.

   Bred Cows (Per Pair): Medium and Large 1-2: Few Mid-Aged (9 yrs. old) 1200 
lbs. 800.00 6-9 mos.; Broken Mouth 1100 lbs. 685.00 3-6 mos.

Source: USDA Market News, Moses Lake, WA.  
        Greg Sanders 509-393-1343 MosesLake.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ML_LS795.txt
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
        greg.sanders2@ams.usda.gov
 
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