Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $20 lower.
Trade slow with light demand as exporters await the news of the ocean shippers. Exporters are bracing for ocean freight increases for October and November.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during September for ordinary protein trended mixed, from 6.50 cents lower to 4.50 cents per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period at...
Asking prices for next week are 18 cents lower for Jumbo, 13 cents lower for Extra Large, 8 cents lower for Large and 4 cents lower for Medium and Small.
Feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady to $3 higher, with instances $5-7 higher.
Stocker and feeder cattle firm in a light test at the Toppenish, Wash., Livestock Auction.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $10 higher, instances $20 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady to $5 higher.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat guaranteed maximum 10.5 percent protein during September trended 0.25 to 11.25 cents per bushel higher than week ago prices for the same delivery period at $4.65-4.91.
Domestic Alfalfa not tested this week as most interests are busy with silage harvest in the Columbia Basin.
Asking prices for next week are 8 cents lower for Jumbo, 9 cents lower for Extra Large and Large and 4 cents lower for Medium and Small.