NW_LS758
Des Moines, IA    Tue May 8, 2018    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

Dunlap, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction
Weighted Average Report for 05/08/2018

Receipts:  147   

No trends available due to no coverage last week.  Light receipt
due to farmers planting crops.  Receipts were made up of 49 percent
steers, 46 percent heifers and 5 percent Holstein steers.

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     1288      1288       124.00         124.00
   56   1334-1490   1406    118.00-126.75     123.15

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 4-5
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1     1735      1735       108.00         108.00

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2     1033      1033       115.75         115.75
    3     1130      1130       114.25         114.25
    1     1375      1375       116.00         116.00

                   Slaughter Steers Select 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1010-1055   1032    101.00-108.00     104.42
    1     1585      1585       104.00         104.00

         Slaughter Holstein Steers Select and Choice 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     1525      1525        80.50          80.50

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Select 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1     1465      1465        62.00          62.00
    1     1508      1508        72.00          72.00

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6     1194      1194       123.00         123.00
    9   1210-1337   1295    124.75-127.25     126.47

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1053-1145   1071    111.50-112.75     112.48
   34   1214-1340   1218    112.00-112.25     112.24
    1     1415      1415       114.50         114.50

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10   1110-1142   1139     99.00-110.00     108.93
    1     1500      1500       108.00         108.00

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News,  Des Moines, IA
         515-284-4460
         e-mail:  desm.lgmn@usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_LS758.txt

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