Northwest Direct Feeder Cattle

Weekly Summary

Compared to last week's close, few confirmed sales on feeder cattle mostly 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Trade was slow to moderate with demand light to moderate.

Feeder steers: medium and large 1-2 few 575 lbs. $111 FOB OR; few 625 lbs. $110 FOB WA; few calves 640 lbs. $110 FOB ID; few 710 lbs. $109 FOB WA; few 800 lbs. $92 FOB ID; few 850 lbs. $99 FOB WA; few 875 lbs. $97 FOB ID; lot 900 lbs. $95 FOB OR; lot 1,000 lbs. $90.50 FOB OR; future delivery: lot 885 lbs. $100 FOB WA Aug.

Feeder heifers: medium and large 1-2 few 555 lbs. $105 FOB WA; few 790 lbs. $96 FOB WA; couple lots 825 lbs. $95-$101 FOB ID.

Weekly Combined Cattle Report

Slaughter Cows

Pct. Lean Weight Avg. Dressing

Breaking 75-80 1,200-2,125 $50-$56.75

Boning 80-85 950-1,950 $48-$53.50

Lean 85-90 1,200-1,775 $44.50-$52

Lean 85-90 850-1,200 $45-$51.50

Lean 90s 850-1,650 $32-$39

National Weekly Direct Slaughter Cattle

Western states

Weighted average price

Dressed delivered $134.04

Source: USDA Market News Service

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