Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $10 lower, except at New Holland, Pa., steady to $10 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady.
In Oregon, trade activity was light with the holidays coming up and inclement weather hindering some trade.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during December for ordinary protein were steady to 2.75 cents per bushel higher from $6.85-7.3755, mostly $7.0675.
Trade sentiment is mostly steady. Offerings are moderate on moderate to fairly good demand. Supplies are moderate
Feeder calves under 550 lbs. sold mostly steady to $5 higher early week, with trends from mid-week on turning mostly $5 to instances $10 lower.
At San Angelo, Texas, 3,427 head sold in a one-day sale.
Trade sentiment is fully steady. Offerings and supplies are light to moderate with demand mostly moderate to fairly good.
In the Columbia Basin, no trends were reported due to the Thanksgiving holiday.