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

California

SHASTA

(Shasta Livestock Auction)

Cottonwood, Calif.

March 2

This week Last week

871 590

Compared to the previous week, slaughter cows $1-$2 lower. Top bulls $2-3 higher. A few more heavy cattle this week. Light steers $2-4 lower; light heifers $6-10 lower. Steers 700 lbs and above and heifers over 650 steady to $3 higher. Off lots and singles $7-15 below top offerings.

Slaughter cows: Breakers $71-77, $78-84 high dress; Boning $64-70; Cutters $54-63.

Bulls 1 and 2: $70-85; $88-97 high dress.

Feeder steers: 400-450 lbs. $190-219.50; 450-500 lbs. $180-208; 500-550 lbs. $170-184; 550-600 lbs. $165-183; 600-650 lbs. $155-165; 650-700 lbs. $150-161; 700-750 lbs. $145-154; 750-800 lbs. $140-147; 800-900 lbs. $132-138.50.

Feeder heifers: 300-400 lbs. $180-196; 450-500 lbs. $170-183; 550-600 lbs. $147-159.50; 600-650 lbs. $142-152; 650-700 lbs. $138-147; 700-750 lbs. $143.50; 750-800 lbs. $134.50.

Calvy Cows: Few $1225-1275.

Oregon

EUGENE

(Eugene Livestock Auction)

March 3

Total receipts: 247.

Market conditions: Butcher cows and bulls slightly stronger; feeders steady.

Cows: top dressers $73-81.25, low dressers $65-73; top 10 cows $78.

Top bulls high dressers: $78.75-90

Feeder bulls: 300-500 lbs. $147-176; 500-700 lbs. $135-162.50; 700-900 lbs. $125.

Choice feeder steers medium to large frame No. 1 and No. 2: 300-400 lbs. $150-184.50; 400-500 lbs. $152.50-188; 500-600 lbs. $165-182.50; 600-700 lbs. $122-132; 700-800 lbs. $128-146; 800 lbs. and up $100-118.

Choice feeder heifers medium to large frame No. 1 and No. 2: 300-400 lbs. $140-179.50; 400-500 lbs. $150-174; 500-600 lbs. $140-173.50; 600-700 lbs. $131-156.50; 700-800 lbs. $104.

Bred cows: $625-1100 per head.

Pairs: $960-1375 pair.

Head calves: (up to 250 lbs) beef $275-425.

Feeder lambs: 50-90 lbs. $140-162.50; 90-130 lbs. $140-160.

LEBANON

(Lebanon Auction yard)

March 1

Total receipts 214. Butcher cows 129; butcher bulls 8. Top cow $85.25; top 10 cows $84.08; top 50 cows $81.17; top 100 cows $76.53; lbs. all cows $71.21. Top bull $104.50; all bulls $95.17.

Steers: 300-400 lbs. $190.10; 400-500 lbs. $192.

Heifers: 300-400 lbs. $189.50; 400-500 lbs. $165.80; 500-600 lbs. $159.50.

Feeder bulls: 300-400 lbs. $189.50; 400-500 lbs. $165.80.

Idaho

CALDWELL

(Treasure Valley Livestock)

Feb. 24

Steers: 300-400 lbs. $102.50; 400-500 lbs. $141; 500-600 lbs. $119; 600-700 lbs. $117; 700-800 lbs. $123.75; 800-900 lbs. $120; 900-1000 lbs. $111; 1000 lbs. and up $104.75.

Heifers: 300-400 lbs. $114; 400-500 lbs. $109; 500-600 lbs. $133; 600-700 lbs. $136; 700-800 lbs. $127; 800-900 lbs. $98; 900-1000 lbs. $93.

Cows (wt.): 800-900 lbs. $53; 900-1000 lbs. $75; 1000-1100 lbs. $74; 1100-1200 lbs. $69; 1200-1300 lbs. $70; 1300-1400 lbs. $70; 1400-1500 lbs. $77; 1500-1600 lbs. $73; 1600-1700 lbs. $75.

Bull calves (wt.): 300-400 lbs. $100; 400-500 lbs. $121; 500-600 lbs. $95; 600-700 lbs. $130; 900-1000 lbs. $99; 1200-1300 lbs. $79; 1400-1500 lbs. $75.

Bulls (wt.): 1500-1600 lbs. $73; 1600-1700 lbs. $75.

Bred heifers (hd.): 800 lbs. and up $1275.

Stock cows: 800 lbs. and up $930.

Bull calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $290; 200-300 lbs. $295; 300-400 lbs. $390.

Heifer calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $210; 200-300 lbs. $350; 300-400 lbs. $325.

Steer calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $140; 200-300 lbs. $330; 300-400 lbs. $350.

COTTONWOOD

(Cottonwood Livestock)

March 2

Total receipts: 310 head. Active market on all classes.

Steers: 200-400 lbs., $175-197; 400-500 lbs., $172-196; 500-600 lbs., $165-187; 600-700 lbs., $153-167; 700-800 lbs., $141-160; 800-950 lbs., $145-148; 950 lbs. and up $130-141.

Heifers: 200-400 lbs., $160-183; 400-500 lbs., $160-172; 500-600 lbs., $145-162; 600-700 lbs., $140-158; 700-800 lbs., $135-145; 800-950 lbs., $130-141; 950 lbs. and up, no test.

Cows: Boning $76-81; breaker $65-75; canner/cutter $60-68; heiferettes $83-108.

Bulls: $72-83; baby calves $125-380 per head; stock cows $1,200-1,725 per head.

LEWISTON

(Lewiston Livestock)

Feb. 29

Total receipts: 885 head.

Steers: 300-400 lbs., $171-200; 400-500 lbs., $160-200; 500-600 lbs., $191; 600-700 lbs., $130-160; 700-800 lbs., $54; 800-900 lbs., $130-140; 900-1,000 and up, no test.

Heifers: 300-400 lbs., $60-175; 400-500 lbs., no test; 500-600 lbs., $150-165; 600-700 lbs., $146-160; 700-800 lbs., $135-146; 800-900 lbs., $115-135; 900-1,000 and up no test.

Cows: utility $74-80; breaking cows $70-74; canners and cutters $55-65; young feeders $70-80.

Bulls: $65-75; baby calves $300-400 lbs., stock cows $1,000-1,400 per head; stock cows w/calves $1,200-1,600 per head.

Hogs: market steady. Barrows and gilts No. 1 and No. 2 458-65; No. 3 $50-55; butcher hogs light $60-75; sows 400-600 lbs., $20-28; boars $2-30; feeder pigs $65-105; weaner pigs $25-65.

Sheep: Market $10-20 lower. Choice slaughter lambs $165; feeder lambs 65-90 $153-172; cull ewes $50-80.

Washington

DAVENPORT

(Stockland Livestock Auction)

(USDA Market News)

Moses Lake, Wash.

March 6

This week Last week Last year

770 215 1,025

Compared to last Monday at same market, stocker and feeder cattle steady to $6 higher. Trade active with good demand and good buyer attendance. Slaughter cows and bulls $1-4 higher. Trade active with good demand. Slaughter cows made up 40 percent of the offering, Slaughter bulls 5 percent, 10 percent replacement cows, and feeders 45 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 63 percent steers and 37 percent heifers. Near 77 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $196; 400-500 lbs. $183 full; 500-600 lbs. $187.50; 500-600 lbs. $160 full; 600-700 lbs. $159-165.50; 600-700 lbs. $152 full; 700-800 lbs. $150-158; 700-800 lbs. $147 full; 800-900 lbs. $143.50-144.50. Large 1-2: 900-1000 lbs. $124. Small and Medium 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $166; 500-600 lbs. $155 full.

Feeder Holstein Steers: Large 2-3: 700-800 lbs. $97.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $148-157.50; 600-700 lbs. $148.50-157; 700-800 lbs. $142-146. Small and Medium 1-2: 600-700 lbs. $131.50. Small and Medium 2-3: 500-600 lbs. $141 full.

Slaughter Cows: Breakers 75-80 percent lean 1500-2200 lbs. $76-83; Boning 80-85 percent lean 1200-1600 lbs. $76-82; Lean 85-90 percent lean 1200-1500 lbs. $74-79.50; Lean 90 percent lean 1000-1300 lbs. $61-68.

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1400-2300 lbs. $89-94.

Bred Heifers (Per Head): Medium and Large 1-2: 1100-1150 lbs. 6-9 mos. $1400.

Bred Cows (Per Head): Medium and Large 1-2: Mid-Aged (5-6 yrs. old) 1250-1300 lbs. 6-9 mos. bred $1200.

Cow/Calf Pairs (Per Pair): Medium and Large 1-2: Young to Mid-Aged (3-6 yrs. old) 1000-1300 lbs. with 200-350 lbs. calves $1535-1750.

TOPPENISH

(Toppenish Livestock Auction)

(USDA Market News)

Moses Lake, Wash.

March 2

This week Last week Last year

890 1,065 1,225

Compared to Feb. 23 at same market, not enough stocker or feeder cattle this week for accurate trends. Trade active good demand. Slaughter cows steady to firm. Slaughter bulls $3-4 higher. Trade active with good demand. Slaughter cows were approximately 79 percent of the supply; Slaughter bulls 10 percent, and feeder's 11 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 62 percent steers and 38 percent heifers. Near 75 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $192; 600-700 lbs. $165; 600-700 lbs. $131 full; 700-800 lbs. $148; 800-900 lbs. $136.50-141. Large 1-2: 900-1000 lbs. $130.50. Small and Medium 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $170.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $160; 600-700 lbs. $141.75; 700-800 lbs. $142. Small 4: 600-700 lbs. $45, Mexican Origin.

Slaughter Cows: Breakers 75-80 percent lean 1400-2000 lbs. $72-76.50; Boners 80-85 percent lean 1200-2000 lbs. $72-78; Lean 85-90 percent lean 1100-1950 lbs. $71-77; Light 90s percent lean 850-1300 lbs. $54-65.

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1300-2300 lbs. $86-94.

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