DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 02/21 10:15
HEAD SOLD LIVE STEERS DRESSED LIVE HEIFERS DRESSED
KANSAS . . . . .
NEBRASKA . . *205.00(BID) . *205.00(BID)
TEXAS . *127.00(BID) . *127.00(BID) .
COLORADO . . . . .
IOWA . . . . .
DTN COMMENTS: A few scattered bids have been noted this morning along with a
few asking prices of around 132.00 plus in parts of the South, the North has
yet to price steers and heifers. Significant trade volume will likely be
delayed until sometime Thursday or Friday. The Fed Cattle Exchange Auction
will be held a little later this morning, but they only list 218 head all
from Kansas. Beef cutouts are expected to be higher, with light to moderate
The Fed Cattle Exchange Auction today listed a total of 218 head, with 0
actually sold, 127 head listed as unsold, and 91 head listed as PO (Passed
Offer). The state by state breakdown looks like this: KS 218 total head, with
0 head sold, 127 head unsold, 91 head listed as PO ($126.25); NE - no cattle
reported; TX - no cattle reported; CO - no cattle reported; IA - no cattle
reported; other states - no cattle reported. The delivery date/weighted
averages breakdown is as listed: 1-9 day delivery: 218 head total, 0 head
sold; 1-17 day delivery - no cattle reported; 10-17 day delivery - no cattle
reported; 17-30 day delivery - no cattle reported.
NOTE: Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, 1-402-399-6402, or 1-402-462-8897. All sales will be listed
anonymously and organized by state. All live sales are FOB and set for 1-9
day delivery. General trends and summaries from this data will also be
posted on the Daily Sales Reported to DTN page.
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