December 2, 2014
Silver Legacy Hotel / Reno, Nevada

Printable USDA Report


Total receipts: 16,225

Demand moderate to good. The supply included 96 percent feeder cattle with 
the balance replacement cattle. Feeder supply included 65 percent steers and 35 
percent heifers. About 63 percent of the feeder supply weighed over 600 lbs. 
The supply consisted of 98 percent from the western region, 2 percent from the 
North Central region. All sales FOB with a 3 percent shrink or equivalent and 
with a 4-8 cent slide on calves from base weight. Deliveries current through 
March 2015. The next sale will be January 8, 2015.

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North Central States: Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska
Montana, North and South Dakota and Iowa.
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Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
168 620 620 259.00 259.00 Current 

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
157 610 610 247.00 247.00 Current 

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Western States: Arizona, Nevada, Utah, California
Idaho, Washington and Oregon.
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Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
507 480-490 484 320.00-328.00 323.80 Current 
857 500-540 515 311.00-321.00 317.18 Current 
70 500-520 514 303.00-309.00 304.67 Current Split Loads
262 550 550 292.00-296.00 294.60 Current 
154 625-630 627 266.50-268.00 267.27 Current 
314 600-635 617 287.00-290.00 288.49 Current Value Added
912 660-675 665 256.00-265.50 262.58 Current 
932 660-675 674 268.00-269.50 269.37 Current Fancy
140 650-665 659 242.00-253.00 247.63 Current Split Loads
148 660 660 277.00 277.00 Current Value Added
434 700-740 711 244.00-254.50 248.65 Current 
13 700 700 256.00 256.00 Current Split Loads
67 710 710 258.00 258.00 Current Value Added
389 750-775 764 233.00-242.50 238.79 Current 
101 750 750 230.00-236.00 233.15 Current Split Loads
124 760 760 261.00 261.00 Current Value Added
260 800 800 227.00-237.50 232.91 Current 
175 860-890 880 228.50-232.50 229.84 Current 
158 900-930 909 226.25-227.50 226.65 Current 
63 775 775 242.00 242.00 Dec-Jan 
60 825 825 224.00 224.00 Dec-Jan 
68 870 870 221.00 221.00 Dec-Jan 
65 430 430 367.50 367.50 Jan Split Loads
308 670-680 674 254.00-261.00 257.02 Jan 
57 650 650 246.00 246.00 Jan Split Loads
138 700-725 712 250.50-256.00 253.18 Jan 
187 750-785 761 230.00-240.00 234.98 Jan 
286 800-825 810 232.00-237.00 234.24 Jan 
162 880 880 221.00 221.00 Jan 
350 675 675 271.00 271.00 Jan-Feb Value Added
65 750 750 241.00 241.00 Feb-Mar 

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
30 480 480 304.00 304.00 Current Split Loads
449 535-540 539 292.00-296.00 294.59 Current 
75 530 530 290.00 290.00 Current Split Loads
525 565-590 575 280.00-290.00 286.72 Current 
80 630 630 263.00 263.00 Current 
79 620 620 260.00 260.00 Current Calves
401 650-660 654 252.00-258.00 255.54 Current 
220 700 700 236.00-238.50 237.70 Current 
80 590 590 287.00 287.00 Jan 
70 690 690 252.00 252.00 Jan 
70 725 725 244.50 244.50 Jan 

Feeder Steers Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
71 675 675 255.00 255.00 Current 

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
110 430 430 319.00 319.00 Current 
420 450-465 460 316.00-322.00 317.72 Current 
182 525-530 528 265.00-272.00 268.33 Current 
125 500-520 508 283.00-294.00 289.50 Current Split Loads
170 560 560 281.00 281.00 Current 
17 590 590 245.00 245.00 Current Split Loads
1158 600-625 605 248.00-260.00 258.06 Current 
75 640 640 264.00 264.00 Current Fancy
33 640 640 234.00 234.00 Current Split Loads
519 650-680 658 243.75-254.00 246.14 Current 
30 650 650 236.00 236.00 Current Split Loads
283 700 700 235.00-238.50 236.64 Current 
70 700-740 709 220.00-246.00 239.80 Current Split Loads
68 710 710 272.00 272.00 Current Value Added
14 750 750 228.00 228.00 Current Split Loads
58 830 830 226.00 226.00 Current 
58 825 825 222.00 222.00 Dec-Jan 
65 420 420 352.50 352.50 Jan Split Loads
90 500 500 296.00 296.00 Jan Value Added
80 580 580 270.00 270.00 Jan 
380 620-640 626 238.00-245.50 241.72 Jan 
17 665 665 240.00 240.00 Jan Split Loads
66 740 740 224.00 224.00 Jan 
65 750 750 229.50 229.50 Jan Fancy
116 820 820 220.00 220.00 Jan 

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
225 475 475 309.00 309.00 Current 
74 455-480 472 272.00-289.00 283.68 Current Split Loads
88 540 540 260.00 260.00 Current 
92 595 595 265.00 265.00 Current 
237 600-625 608 236.00-245.00 240.20 Current 
164 685 685 230.00 230.00 Current 
70 720 720 222.00 222.00 Current 

Feeder Heifers Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price Delivery
80 660 660 248.00 248.00 Current 

Replacement Cattle:
625 head: Deliveries Current to January.

Bred Stock: Medium and Large 1: North Central: Current delivery: Bred Heifer 
925 lbs 4-6 months bred 2000.00.
West: Current delivery: Middle Aged 1300-1600 lbs 4-7 months bred 2600.00-
2650.00; Aged 1325-1450 lbs 3-6 months bred 1900.00-1950.00, broken mouth 1225 
lbs 4-7 months bred 1750.00-1800.00. January delivery: Bred Heifers 1100 lbs 5-
7 months bred 3625.00.

Source: USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
Randy Hammerstrom 970-353-9750 
Greeley.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TO_LS180.txt
http://marketnews.usda.gov/portal/lg