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Weekly Market Report

Weekly Market Report

East Texas Livestock, Inc
PO Box 757*Hwy 7 West
Crockett, Texas 75835
936-544-2246*936-544-4224 FX
www.easttexaslivestock.com

                                                           

  Date: June 9, 2009                                                                                    Volume:   1498

 

    Slaughter Cows:                                                            Slaughter Bulls: 45.50 to 56.50

        Canners :            21.00 to 32.00

       Boning/Utility:   33.00 to 39.00

       Cutters:               40.00 to 47.00

                        Some lower dressing and unmerchantable cows/bulls fall below these figures!

 

    Bred Cows: $520.00 to 770.00/hd                        Cow/Calf Pairs: $630.00 to 930.00

                                                                                        

                                                        FEEDER CALVES

      # 1 Large Frame                                                                             #1 Large Frame

     Feeder Steers/Bulls                                                                          Feeder Heifers

     150 to 200 lbs...    113.00 to 142.50                                               120.00 to 136.00

    205 to 300 lbs ....  111.00 to 127.00                                               100.00 to 125.00

    305 to 400 lbs ...   105.00  to 125.00                                                95.00  to 108.00

   405 to 500 lbs ...     93.00  to 109.00                                                 84.00  to 103.00

   505 to 600 lbs ...    85.00  to  103.00                                                  80.00  to  99.00

   605 to 800 lbs ...    81.50  to   96.00                                                  73.00  to   94.00

                                      Lower Grades Of Feeder Calves Fall Below These Figures

 

                                                            Tested Animals:  286

   Total Sellers:  194                       Packer Buyers:    4             Cattle Companies:    29

   Total Buyers:    62                       Order Buyers:    12             Feeder Orders:       161

 

                                                               SUMMARY

* Compared to last week: all classes of feeder steers and heifers ended uneven to $3

   lower

*Slaughter cows showed to be $2 to $3 lower  with slaughter bulls fully $4 lower

 *Buyer trade was selective and demand decent on the better classes while lower quality            classes remain under market pressures

 *Higher grain prices and cheaper fats continue to plague the market

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