Compared to last week, feeder steers sold $3 to $6 higher; heifers $1 to $3 higher. Trade activity was moderate to good on good demand. Rainfall and snow hampered some cattle movement mid week, but was much needed for drought stricken pastures. Supply included: 82% Feeder Cattle (60% Steers, 39% Heifers, 1% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (93% Cows, 7% Bulls); 9% Replacement Cattle (32% Stock Cows, 17% Bred Cows, 49% Cow-Calf Pairs, 2% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 pounds was 78%.
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