Western livestock auctions

Slaughter cows and bulls $4-$5 higher headed into July 4th.

Cattle prices in dollars per hundredweight (cwt.) except some replacement animals per pair or head as indicated.

California

SHASTA

(Shasta Livestock Auction)

Cottonwood, Calif.

June 20

Current week Last week

1820 1,234

Compared to June 13: Slaughter cows and bulls $4-$5 higher headed into July 4th. Few cattle 525 lbs. and below steady; balance above 525 lbs. $5-$12 higher. Off lots and singles $10-$40 below top offerings.

Slaughter cows: Breakers $97-104, $105-115 high dress; Boning $60-96; Cutters $81-89.

Bulls 1 and 2: $90-114; $115-134 high dress.

Feeder steers: 400-450 lbs. $230-259; 450-500 lbs. $239-250; 500-550 lbs. $220-240; 550-600 lbs. $222-254; 600-650 lbs. $220-241.50; 650-700 lbs. $210-234; 700-750 lbs. $202-224; 750-800 lbs. $206-213.50.

Feeder heifers: 400-450 lbs. $220-238; 450-500 lbs. $220-242; 500-550 lbs. $200-227; 550-600 lbs. $200-230; 600-650 lbs. $190-219; 650-700 lbs. $185-214; 700-750 lbs. $187-199; 750-800 lbs. $191-199; 800-900 lbs. $165-176.

Calvy cows: Very few of various types $1100-1525

Pairs: Full-mouth pairs $1800-2350; broken-mouth $1535-1850.

Washington

TOPPENISH

(Toppenish Livestock Auction)

(USDA Market News)

Moses Lake, Wash.

June 27

This week Last week Last year

1,162 1,190 1,125

Compared to June 20 at the same market: Not enough stocker or feeder cattle this week for accurate trends. Trade active with good demand. Slaughter cows trended $5-12 higher than last week with slaughter bulls remaining steady. Trade active with strong demand. Slaughter cows 77 percent, Slaughter bulls 10 percent, and feeders 13 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 53 percent steers and 47 percent heifers. Near 75 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 200-300 lbs. 695, Per Head; 500-600 lbs. 235-239; 600-700 lbs. 231; 700-800 lbs. 200-226; 800-900 lbs. 180.

Feeder Holstein Steers: Large 2-3: 600-700 lbs. 156.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs. 215-220; 600-700 lbs. 201; 700-800 lbs. 185.50-195.

Slaughter Cows: Boning 80-85 percent lean 1200-2000 lbs. $111-120; Lean 85-90 percent lean 1100-1650 lbs. $101-110; Lean 90 percent lean 1100-1550 lbs. $88-99; Light 90 percent lean 1000-1250 lbs. $74-84.

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1350-2400 lbs. $121-135.

Cow/Calf Pairs (Per Pair): Medium and Large 1-2: Young 1400 lbs. with 150 lb. calves $1850, Broken Mouth 1350 lbs. with newborn calves $1450.

Oregon

MADRAS

(Central Oregon Livestock Auction)

June 23

Total head: 507.

Steers: 400-500 lbs. $200-235; 500-600 lbs. $220-235; 600-700 lbs. $220-235; 700-800 lbs. $183-220; 800-900 lbs. $168-182.

Bulls: High yield. $113; mostly $110; thinner $100.

Pairs: Full-mouth Vacc $1650-1800.

Heifers: 400-500 lbs. $195-215; 500-600 lbs. $210-230; 600-700 lbs. $205-228; 700-800 lbs. $175-205.

Heiferettes: 1000 lbs. and down $140-175; 1000 lbs. and up $125-140.

Butcher Cows: High yield. $102; fleshy $102; med. flesh $93; thin older $83.



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