April 10, 2014
Shasta Livestock Auction / Cottonwood, California

Printable USDA Report


Receipts:  13,920

   Demand moderate to good. Supply included 61 percent steers and 39 percent 
heifers.  About 60 percent of the feeder supply weighed over 600 lbs.  All of 
the supply was from the western 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 November 2014. The next sale will be Thursday, May 1, 2014.

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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
  253    380-385     382    285.00-290.00     287.55   Current  
  214      450       450       255.00         255.00   Current  
             50      465       465       230.00         230.00   Current Split Loads
  374    500-530     516    230.00-238.00     235.08   Current  
  249    560-575     565    225.50-233.00     230.43   Current  
  600      630       630       225.00         225.00   Current  
        80      625       625       196.00         196.00   Current Calves
 1245    655-685     671    215.00-223.00     218.60   Current  
            135      700       700       205.00         205.00   Current Value Added
      325      760       760       198.00         198.00   Current Fancy
             63      760       760       205.00         205.00   Current Value Added
  112      840       840       166.50         166.50   Current  
  118    885-890     887    164.00-165.00     164.49   Current  
   52      925       925       159.00         159.00   Current  
  200    450-460     456    225.00-248.00     237.77   Apr-May  
      755    700-735     710    197.00-200.00     198.64   Apr-May Fancy
  557    780-790     788    172.50-178.00     175.84   Apr-May  
   58      810       810       172.00         172.00   Apr-May  
  159      890       890       167.50         167.50   Apr-May  
      162    860-890     880    174.00-177.00     175.99   Apr-May Fancy
  181      550       550       227.50         227.50   May      
             50      670       670       190.00         190.00   May     Split Loads
  115      875       875       165.50         165.50   May      
  107    900-910     905    157.00-164.00     160.42   May      
  465      985       985       153.50         153.50   May      
             41      610       610       203.00         203.00   Nov     Split Loads

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
             56      320       320       262.50         262.50   Current Split Loads
  120      375       375       235.00         235.00   Current  
             73      385       385       261.00         261.00   Current Split Loads
             66      435       435       261.00         261.00   Current Split Loads
  110      480       480       239.00         239.00   Current  
            180    475-490     483    219.00-234.00     225.55   Current Split Loads
   78      610       610       200.00         200.00   Current  
                96    760-790     779    101.00-136.00     123.91   Current Mexican Origin
                56      850       850       133.00         133.00   Current Mexican Origin
                25      915       915       111.00         111.00   Current Mexican Origin
  115      450       450       240.00         240.00   Apr-May  
   86      570       570       208.00         208.00   Apr-May  
   55      840       840       166.50         166.50   Apr-May  
             37      625       625       189.50         189.50   May     Split Loads
   64      750       750       161.00         161.00   May-Jun  

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  102      500       500       223.00         223.00   Current  

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  257    370-375     372    271.00-273.00     271.98   Current  
  109      440       440       237.00         237.00   Current  
             55      445       445       215.00         215.00   Current Split Loads
  437    460-480     467    214.00-222.00     218.53   Current  
  182      530       530       222.00         222.00   Current  
  495    575-590     582    214.50-216.50     215.52   Current  
       80      590       590       221.00         221.00   Current Fancy
 1165    600-635     616    213.50-217.00     215.85   Current  
        83      600       600       184.50         184.50   Current Calves
             75      650       650       218.00         218.00   Current Value Added
            331    700-725     705    198.00-199.00     198.21   Current Value Added
   64      775       775       165.50         165.50   Current  
  193    800-825     808    152.00-154.00     152.61   Current  
            206      800       800       169.00         169.00   Current Value Added
  110      460       460       237.50         237.50   Apr-May  
   81      600       600       205.50         205.50   Apr-May  
  420      700       700       187.00         187.00   Apr-May  
             25      620       620       178.00         178.00   May     Split Loads
            400      725       725       188.50         188.50   May     Value Added
      112      860       860       160.00         160.00   May     Fancy
             58      850       850       170.00         170.00   May     Value Added
       65      765       765       181.00         181.00   May-Jun Fancy
             41      565       565       193.00         193.00   Nov     Split Loads

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
             44      300       300       242.50         242.50   Current Split Loads
             58      355       355       241.00         241.00   Current Split Loads
             73    425-440     430    214.00-241.00     231.54   Current Split Loads
            110      450       450       204.00         204.00   Current Split Loads
  229    425-440     432    200.00-208.00     203.91   Apr-May  
             43      575       575       169.50         169.50   May     Split Loads

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   80      585       585       174.00         174.00   Current  

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  110      465       465       210.00         210.00   Current  
   90      540       540       189.00         189.00   Apr-May  

Slaughter Cows:
530 head: Deliveries Current.

    Grade     Pct Lean     Weight      Average      
Boners     80-85     1200-1225   86.00-87.00

Replacement Cattle:
278 head: Deliveries Current.

   Bred Stock: Medium and Large 1: West: Heifers 860-875 lbs 1-3 months bred 
1485.00-1650.00, 1000 lbs 1-2 months bred 1950.00; Young to Middle Aged 1200-
1300 lbs 2-4 months bred 1850.00-1950.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large1: West: Heifers 1000 lbs with 175 lb calves 
2275.00.

  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