Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Jun 08, 2018   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky 

This week: 1,440      Last week: 1,537      Last Year: 1,397

   Compared to last week:  No trend available due to lack of Current 
FOB trades this week but a much higher undertone was noted.  Supply 
included 100 percent over 600 lbs; 49 percent heifers.  Prices based
on net weights FOB after a 3 percent shrink or equivalent and 5-10 
cent slide on calves and 4-6 cent slide on yearlings from base weights.
Delivered prices include freight, commissions and other expenses. 
Current sales are up to 14 days delivery. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  439      765       765       141.75         141.75   Current FOB   
  291      825       825       135.00         135.00   Current FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  380      700       700       132.51         132.51   Current FOB   

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  210      720       720       128.36         128.36   Current FOB   
  120      768       768       116.00         116.00   Current FOB   

Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK 
           Joe Massey, Market Reporter
           Telephone   405-232-5425
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS161.txt

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