Toppenish, WA Livestock Weighted Average Auction
USDA - Fri Mar 22, 10:12AM CDT
ML_LS754
Moses Lake, WA    Fri Mar 22, 2019    USDA Market News

Toppenish Livestock Auction, Toppenish, WA for Thursday 3/21/2019

Receipts:  1470    Last Week:  1810    Year Ago:  1650

   Compared to last Thursday at the same market, stocker and feeder cattle where 
mixed steers steady to weak, heifers firm to 6.00 high in a light test. Slaughter 
cows 2.00-3.00 higher. Slaughter bulls steady. Trade active with good demand for 
all classes. Slaughter cows 65 percent, slaughter bulls 1 percent, and feeders 34 
percent of the supply. The feeder supply included 62 percent steers and 38 percent 
heifers. Near 53 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.  
     
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2:  300-400 lbs 201.00;  300-400 lbs 600.00, 
Per Head;  400-500 lbs 194.00;  500-600 lbs 164.50-170.00;  600-700 lbs 142.50-
153.50;  600-700 lbs 131.00, Full;  700-800 lbs 138.00-140.00;  700-800 lbs 130.50, 
Full;  800-900 lbs 134.00;  800-900 lbs 117.50, Full.  Small and Medium 1-2:  400-
500 lbs 150.00;  500-600 lbs 141.00;  600-700 lbs 138.50.  Small and Medium 2-3:  
200-300 lbs 435.00, Per Head;  600-700 lbs 132.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Medium and Large 3-4:  700-800 lbs 96.00.  Large 2-3:  
400-500 lbs 91.00-95.00;  500-600 lbs 87.50-88.50;  500-600 lbs 100.00, Thin 
Fleshed;  700-800 lbs 87.50.     

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2:  800-900 lbs 115.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2:  300-400 lbs 540.00, Per Head;  400-500 
lbs 160.00-167.50;  500-600 lbs 155.50-158.00;  600-700 lbs 137.50-140.00;  700-800 
lbs 134.50-137.50;  700-800 lbs 110.00, Full;  800-900 lbs 128.75.  Large 2-3:  
700-800 lbs 90.00;  900-1000 lbs 88.00.  Small and Medium 1-2:  500-600 lbs 115.00. 
Small and Medium 2-3:  200-300 lbs 375.00, Per Head.

Slaughter Cows:        
          Pct. Lean     Weight    Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Boners      80-85     1400-1900    54.00-60.00       ---          49.00-54.00
Lean        85-90     1300-1700    52.00-58.00       ---          47.00-52.00
Lean         90        900-1600    42.00-47.00       ---          39.00-42.00

Slaughter Bulls:     Weight      Avg Dressing    High Dressing   Low Dressing
Yield Grade 1-2    1500-2100      82.00-84.00        ---          77.00-82.00

Please Note:
 The USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and grades of 
livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales do not fit 
within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the report. 
Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Source: USDA Market News, Moses Lake, WA.  
        Greg Sanders 509-393-1343 MosesLake.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ML_LS754.txt
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
        greg.sanders2@usda.gov

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