Kansas Combined Wtd Avg
DC_LS795    
Dodge City, KS    Mon Apr 16, 2018    USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News

(Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 4/9/18 through 4/14/18) 

Kansas Weighted Average Report for the three feeder cattle auctions (Dodge City, 
Pratt and Salina totaled 12,312 head including 11,849 head of feeder cattle and 
calves.  Weighted average based on 10,860 head or about 92 percent of the total 
supply. Approximately 80 percent of the feeders 600 lbs and over. Feeder supply 
61 percent steers and 39 percent heifers.

Receipts: 12,312       Last Week 8,677        Last Year 14,922            

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          3     225        225       212.00         212.00                
         46   301-346      328    196.00-205.00     202.36                
         27   358-397      369    191.00-200.00     195.11                
         79   402-440      419    191.50-203.00     195.36                
          6     400        400       209.00         209.00 Thin Fleshed   
        151   451-491      475    179.00-188.00     183.88                
          8     469        469       198.00         198.00 Thin Fleshed   
         12     470        470       191.00         191.00 Value Added    
        165   501-542      527    171.00-185.00     175.19                
         37   513-524      519    180.00-181.50     180.68 Thin Fleshed   
        103   550-576      560    164.00-175.00     170.46                
         83   607-629      618    160.00-174.00     163.24                
         16   609-638      619    140.00-148.00     145.51 Calves         
         13   653-680      662    149.00-166.00     157.06                
         71   665-690      681    140.00-148.00     146.29 Calves         
        112   709-748      728    137.00-150.00     147.95                
          6     723        723       133.50         133.50 Full           
         38   707-735      720    144.00-146.00     145.03 Thin Fleshed   
        221   753-797      770    134.75-149.25     144.38                
          6     796        796       127.00         127.00 Full           
        105     788        788    148.00-149.75     148.47 Thin Fleshed   
        585   800-843      825    130.00-145.25     138.29                
        150   809-847      833    134.25-139.50     136.43 Full           
         61     808        808       147.50         147.50 Thin Fleshed   
       1003   852-898      871    128.25-139.50     132.05                
         33     850        850       144.75         144.75 Gaunt          
         60     893        893       138.25         138.25 Thin Fleshed   
        574   900-931      916    123.50-133.85     127.33                
         79   915-930      928    136.00-136.25     136.21 Thin Fleshed   
        495   953-995      975    118.00-126.00     122.59                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         55   409-442      422    183.00-189.50     186.44                
         35   452-498      479    173.00-179.00     176.45                
         53   503-545      532    164.00-175.00     168.75                
        133   554-598      582    154.00-163.50     159.17                
        154   606-645      628    146.00-166.25     161.16                
         13     648        648       130.00         130.00 Calves         
        197   651-697      681    142.00-158.00     152.11                
        109   702-743      725    136.00-147.00     139.63                
         70   762-790      776    132.75-140.50     135.90                
         98   820-847      844    125.50-132.75     130.95                
        325   859-893      876    127.00-130.00     129.13                
        298   902-948      914    120.50-126.50     123.72                
        260   965-992      974    115.00-119.25     118.61                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          3     302        302       179.00         179.00                
         44   356-395      369    162.00-180.00     176.66                
        127   403-447      431    161.00-177.00     170.40                
        106   454-499      481    156.00-175.00     162.59                
        162   505-547      531    150.00-162.00     156.98                
         96     520        520       175.00         175.00 Value Added    
         99   564-585      569    147.00-173.00     170.53                
        130   603-649      623    141.00-149.00     144.21                
         55     621        621       157.50         157.50 Thin Fleshed   
        135   651-693      666    134.25-142.00     137.10                
        437   705-747      730    125.00-139.00     133.31                
        627   754-798      784    121.50-131.35     126.00                
        407   803-848      821    119.25-125.00     122.06                
        196   855-889      872    115.00-121.50     118.70                
        250   912-944      927    116.00-118.75     117.01                
         49     972        972       117.75         117.75                
         15    1018       1018       113.50         113.50 
               
SOURCE: USDA-KS Dept of AG Market News, Dodge City, KS
        Sharon Smith  (620) 227-8881
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