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Trade was near a standstill this week as rain showers where reported across the Columbia River Basin trade area.

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Selected Western livestock auctions
Stocker and feeder cattle were steady to weak in a light test at the Toppenish Livestock Auction, Moses Lake, Wash.
National wool and sheep report
At San Angelo, Texas, 4,710 head sold in a one-day sale.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
National wool and sheep report
At San Angelo, Texas, 7,348 head sold in a one-day sale.
Western hay market report
Alfalfa for domestic and export steady a light test. Trade remains slow. Demand light to moderate as some exporters are done for the season and dairies are doing fall chores.
Western grain market report
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during October were mixed from 1.50 cents lower to 10.25 cents per bushel higher, from $6.5125 to 6.7325, mostly $6.59.
California egg report
Market activity is slow to moderate. Small benchmark price $1.25.
National slaughter, stocker and feeder cattle report
Feeder and stocker cattle markets continued to show considerable strength for the start of October, which is annually the month with the most pressure from spring-born calf sales.