Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Compared to last week slaughter lambs were mostly steady to $10 lower. Slaughter ewes were steady to $10 lower, except at Ft. Collins, Colo., where they were sharply higher.
Export and Domestic Alfalfa steady in a light test in the Columbia Basin.
Cash wheat bids for February delivery ended the reporting week on Thursday, Feb. 9, were higher compared to Feb. 3 noon bids for February delivery.
Asking prices for next week are 11 cents lower for Jumbo, 22 cents lower for Extra Large, 27 cents lower for Large and 17 cents lower for Medium and Small.
FLUID MILK AND CREAM REVIEW – WEST
(USDA Market News)
In California, milk production at the farm level has plateaued, as weather has been mostly mild, similar to Feb. 2. Presently, milk intakes are...
Steer and heifer calves sold $4 to $10 higher. Feeder steers and heifers traded steady to $5 higher.
Market was steady to $5 higher at the Shasta Livestock Auction, Cottonwood, Calif.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $2 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady to $5 higher.
Trade moderate as more interests pursued inventory in the Columbia Basin. Demand good. Very good demand noted for Timothy.