Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Trade slow with light to moderate demand in the Columbia Basin.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during December for ordinary protein trended steady to 11 cents per bushel lower compared to Nov. 24 prices.
Retail demand is reported as moderate to good while movement into food service accounts is seasonally moderate.
Bottling demand from educational institutions is returning after the Thanksgiving holiday break.
Steers and heifers traded $2 to $6 higher with most steer calves under 600 lbs. up to $10 higher.
Stocker and feeder cattle were $2-7 higher at the Toppenish, Wash., Livestock Auction.
Asking prices for next week are unchanged on all sizes.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during November for ordinary protein trended 3 to 3.50 cents per bushel higher compared to Nov. 18 prices.
Idaho and Colorado dairy farms have added cow numbers and the new production continues to find homes at dairy processing facilities nearby.