South Dakota Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
SF_LS160  
Sioux Falls, SD    Fri Apr 13, 2018    USDA-SD Dept of Ag Market News
 
South and North Dakota Direct Feeder Cattle
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/13/2018   

Receipts: 292          Last Week: 0              Last Year 243                

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers not tested last
week.  Severe winter storms are sweeping across the state bringing
blizzard conditions and high winds.  Supply includes 76 percent over 
600 lbs and 24 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 an 8-12 cent slide on calves from base weights. 

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Comments       
         26     635        635       163.31         163.31 Current FOB     
        195     825        825       135.00         135.00 Current FOB     

                     Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Comments       
         71     600        600       153.56         153.56 Current FOB     

Source:  USDA Market News Oklahoma City, OK
         Joe Massey 405-232-5425
         24 Hour Market Report 1-405-636-2691
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/sf_ls160.txt