Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
At San Angelo, Texas, 3,921 head sold in a one-day sale.
Good alfalfa and export alfalfa steady to weak in the Columbia Basin. Trade remains slow to moderate.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during January for ordinary protein were $5.30-5.3725, steady to 2.75 cents per bushel lower than Jan 21 bids for the same delivery period.
Asking prices for next week are unchanged on all sizes.
Many auctions throughout the trade area closed mostly $5-10 higher as cattle futures had sharp gains.
Stocker and feeder cattle steady to weak in a light test. Trade active with good demand. Slaughter cows $2-3 lower at the Toppenish Livestock Auctioin.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $20 lower with most decline on light lambs. Slaughter ewes were steady to $7 lower. Feeder lambs were mostly steady to $8 lower.
Premium Alfalfa and export Alfalfa were steady to weak in the Columbia Basin.
The bulk of the calves traded mostly $5-15 lower with yearlings selling $5-10 lower.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during January for ordinary protein were $5.30-5.40, 1.25 to 10 cents per bushel higher than last Thursday’s bids for the same delivery period.