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

California

SHASTA

(Shasta Livestock Auction)

Cottonwood, Calif.

April 13

This week Last week

442 673

Compared to the previous week, Slaughter cows steady. Bulls $5 higher on best bulls. Mostly cows this week, very few stockers and feeders.

Slaughter cows: Breakers $70-75, $76-82.50 high dress; Boning $62-69; Cutters $54-60.

Bulls 1 and 2: $68-89; $90-100.25 high dress.

Feeder steers: 500-550 lbs. $160-167; 550-600 lbs. $152-167; 650-700 lbs. $151; 700-750 lbs. $145; 750-800 lbs. $137-142; 800-900 lbs. $128-138; 750-800 lbs. $130-142; 800-900 lbs. $130.

Feeder heifers: 600-650 lbs. $147-156; 700-750 lbs. $132.

Calvy Cows: Mostly short-bred cows $1050-1185.

Pairs: various ages and size $1125-1475.

Oregon

EUGENE

(Eugene Livestock Auction)

April 14

Market conditions: Cows and bulls up $2-3; feeders steady and strong on good demand.

Total receipts: 281.

Cows: Top dressers $70-75.75, low dressers $63-70; top 10 cow $72.

Top bulls: high dressers $80-91.

Feeder bulls: 300-500 lbs. $110-156; 500-700 lbs. $108-153; 700-900 lbs. $110-123.50.

Choice feeder steers medium to large frame No. 1 and No. 2: 300-400 lbs. $140-168; 400-500 lbs. $145-173; 500-600 lbs. $128-170; 600-700 lbs. $125-155; 700-800 lbs. $111-145; 800 lbs. and up $120-138.

Choice feeder heifers medium to large frame No. 1 and No. 2: 300-400 lbs. $125-151; 400-500 lbs. $125-153; 500-600 lbs. $115-141; 600-700 lbs. $115-145; 700-800 lbs. $116; 800 lbs. and up $114.

Bred cows: $710-1375 per head.

Pairs: $900-1140 pair.

Head calves: (up to 250 lbs.) beef $230-510 hd.; dairy $200-235 hd.

VALE

(Producers Livestock Market)

April 11

Total receipts: 619 head.

Comments: Moderate demand on grass cattle and yearlings.

Steer calves: 300-400 lbs. bulk $169-188, top $189; 400-500 lbs. bulk $172-185, top $186; 500-600 lbs. bulk $145-173, top $175.

Heifer calves: 300-400 lbs. bulk $152-169, top $171; 400-500 lbs. bulk $144-159, top $161; 500-600 lbs. bulk $136-153, top $155.

Yearling steers: 600-700 lbs. bulk $139-156, top $160.50; 700-800 lbs. bulk $126-138, top $139; 800-900 lbs. bulk $119-128, top $131.

Yearling heifers: 600-700 lbs. bulk $127-148, top $152; 700-800 lbs. bulk $117-125, top $127; 800-900 lbs. bulk $103-116, top $118.50.

Idaho

CALDWELL

(Treasure Valley Livestock)

April 13

Steers: 200-300 lbs. $129; 300-400 lbs. $121; 400-500 lbs. $118; 500-600 lbs. $134; 600-700 lbs. $127; 700-800 lbs. $121; 800-900 lbs. $111; 900-1000 lbs. $111; 1000 lbs. and up $72.

Heifers: 200-300 lbs. $103; 300-400 lbs. $134; 400-500 lbs. $135; 500-600 lbs. $123; 600-700 lbs. $123; 700-800 lbs. $121; 800-900 lbs. $100; 900-1000 lbs. $112.50.

Cows (wt.): 800-900 lbs. $57.75; 900-1000 lbs. $64.25; 1000-1100 lbs. $69; 1100-1200 lbs. $60 1200-1300 lbs. $60.50; 1300-1400 lbs. $70; 1400-1500 lbs. $71; 1500-1600 lbs. $70.50; 1600-1700 lbs. $68.75; 1700-1800 lbs. $74.

Bull calves (wt.): 200-300 lbs. $160; 300-400 lbs. $194; 400-500 lbs. 117; 500-600 lbs. $123; 600-700 lbs. $98; 700-800 lbs. $98.75; 800-900 lbs. $99; 900-1000 lbs. $111; 1100-1200 lbs. $72; 1200-1300 lbs. $77.50; 1400-1500 lbs. $80.

Bulls (wt.): 1700-1800 lbs. $87; 1800-1900 lbs. $83.25; 1900-2000 lbs. $82.50; 2200-2400 lbs. $93.75.

Pairs (hd.): 1000 lbs. and up $735.

Bred heifers (hd.): 800 lbs. and up $1225.

Stock cows: 800 lbs. and up $1050

Bull calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $225; 200-300 lbs. $360.

Heifer calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $330; 200-300 lbs. $380; 300-400 lbs. $420.

Steer calves (hd.): 100-200 lbs. $315; 200-300 lbs. $275; 300-400 lbs. $340.

COTTONWOOD

(Cottonwood Livestock Auction)

April 13

Total receipts: 1027 head.

Comment: Weaker undertone on light calves. Active market on heavy feeders.

Steers: 200-400 lbs. $160-185; 400-500 lbs. $145-165; 500-600 lbs. $144-155; 600-700 lbs. $138-148; 700-800 lbs. $132-139; 800-950 lbs. $132-137.75.

Heifers: 200-400 lbs. $150-170; 400-500 lbs. $145-165; 500-600 lbs. $140-149; 600-700 lbs. $135-145; 700-800 lbs. $125-137.50; 800-950 lbs. $121-133.

Cows: Boning $58-66.50; Feeder $58-72; Breaker $53-63; Canner/Cutter $55-61; Heiferettes $78-110; Bulls $72-83; Baby Calves $125-225 per head; Stock Cows $1000-1290 per head.

LEWISTON

(Lewiston Livestock Market)

April 11

Total receipts: 1462 head.

Comments: Stocker cattle $5 to $10 lower, feeders $3 to $8 lower, cows steady.

Steers: 300-400 lbs. $174-192.50; 400-500 lbs. $168-185.50; 500-600 lbs. $163-181; 600-700 lbs. $149-164.50; 700-800 lbs. $138-149; 800-900 lbs. $129-135.50; 900-1000 lbs. $110-125; 1000 lbs. and up $95-102.

Heifers: 300-400 lbs. $150-162; 400-500 lbs. $149-163; 500-600 lbs. $150-165; 600-700 lbs. $136-150; 700-800 lbs. $129-134; 800-900 lbs. $117-125 (few); 900-1000 lbs. $102-115; 1000 lbs. and up $89-103.

Bulls: $76-87; Baby calve $150-350 per head; Stock cows $1300-1700 per head; Stock cows w/calves $1000-1525 per head.

Washington

DAVENPORT

(Stockland Livestock Auction)

(USDA Market News)

Moses Lake, Wash.

April 17

This week Last week Last year 950 235 1,200

Compared to April 10 at same market, stocker and feeder cattle steady to firm. Trade active with good demand and good buyer attendance. Slaughter cows and bulls steady to $2 lower. Trade slow to moderate with light demand from local packers and moderate demand from eastern packers. Slaughter cows made up 32 percent of the offering, Slaughter bulls 5 percent, and feeders 63 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 32 percent steers and 68 percent heifers. Near 68 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $184.50-186; 500-600 lbs. $170-178.50; 600-700 lbs. $151-152; 600-700 lbs. $142.50, full; 600-700 lbs. $156 value added; 700-800 lbs. $137.50-146; 700-800 lbs. $149, thin fleshed; 800-900 lbs. $130.50-137. Small and Medium 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $160; 400-500 lbs. $141, full; 500-600 lbs. $146. Small and Medium 2-3: 400-500 lbs. $135; 500-600 lbs. $146.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2: 300-400 lbs. $153.

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $150-151; 500-600 lbs. $161, thin fleshed; 600-700 lbs. $136-137.50; 700-800 lbs. $127-136.50. Small and Medium 1-2: 300-400 lbs. $130; 400-500 lbs. $140-152.50; 500-600 lbs. $147.

Slaughter Cows: Boning 80-85 percent lean 1200-1700 lbs. $66-71; Lean 85-90 percent lean 1200-1700 lbs. $65-70. Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1700-2200 lbs. $84-89.

Cow/Calf Pairs (Per Pair): Medium and Large 1-2: Mid-Aged (5-7 yrs. old) 1300-1400 lbs. with 100-150 lbs. calves $1485-1675. Mid-Aged to Aged (7-9 yrs. old) 1350-1400 lbs. with 100-150 lbs. calves $1440.

TOPPENISH

(Toppenish Livestock Auction)

(USDA Market News)

Moses Lake, Wash.

April 13

This week Last week Last year

1,600 1,320 1,260

Compared to April 6 at same market, stocker and feeder cattle $1-5 lower. Trade slow to moderate with light to moderate demand. Slaughter cows steady to $2 higher. Slaughter bulls steady to $1 lower. Trade moderate to active with moderate to good demand. Slaughter cows were approximately 64 percent of the supply; Slaughter bulls 5 percent, and feeder's 31 percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 42 percent steers and 58 percent heifers. Near 49 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $179-180; 500-600 lbs. $170-180; 500-600 lbs. $187 value added; 600-700 lbs. $145-158; 600-700 lbs. $170 thin fleshed; 700-800 lbs. $130-140; 800-900 lbs. $129. Small and Medium 1-2: 500-600 lbs. $154-165; 600-700 lbs. $140.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $162.50; 400-500 lbs. $157.50 full; 500-600 lbs. $145.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $160-171; 500-600 lbs. $147.50-156.50; 500-600 lbs. $159 thin fleshed; 600-700 lbs. $134-143.50; 600-700 lbs. $147 thin fleshed; 700-800 lbs. $125-129.50; 800-900 lbs. $118. Large 2-3: 900-1000 lbs. $79 full; 1100-1200 lbs. $80. Small and Medium 1-2: 400-500 lbs. $150-155; 400-500 lbs. $143 full; 500-600 lbs. $141-145; 600-700 lbs. $121-130. Small and Medium 2-3: 500-600 lbs. $138.

Slaughter Cows: Boning 80-85 percent lean 1300-2100 lbs. $66-72; Lean 85-90 percent lean 1000-1700 lbs. $65-72; Light 90 percent lean 900-1300 lbs. $52-59.

Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2: 900-1000 lbs. $90-91, Young; 1000-1100 lbs. $91.50 young.

Cow/Calf Pairs (Per Pair): Medium and Large 1-2: Young to Mid-Aged 1000-1300 lbs. $1350-1500 with 100-150 lbs. calves. Broken Mouth 950 lbs. $1075 with 100-150 lbs. calves.

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