Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
USDA - Fri Jul 19, 7:04AM CDT
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Jul 19, 2019   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

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

This week: 2,667     Last week: 3,799      Last Year: 4,850

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers were not tested 
on a Current FOB Basis last week.  Demand moderate.  Summer heat has
fully arrived with temps in the triple digits.  Supply included 100
percent over 600 lbs; 89 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
  129      775       775       145.00         145.00   Current FOB   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   31      800       800       128.00         128.00   Current FOB  Split Loads
  134      725       725    127.60-134.10     130.85   Oct     FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  320      750       750       124.98         124.98   Current FOB   

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   65      750       750       120.50         120.50   Current FOB   
   32      775       775       120.00         120.00   Current FOB  Split Loads
 1611      725       725    122.25-123.90     123.46   Sep     FOB   
  345    700-725     710    124.00-126.10     124.96   Oct     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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