DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 02/25 08:05
HEAD SOLD LIVE STEERS DRESSED LIVE HEIFERS DRESSED
KANSAS . . . . .
NEBRASKA . . . . .
TEXAS . . . . .
COLORADO . . . . .
IOWA . . . . .
DTN COMMENTS: The country is slow to start this morning, bid are few and far
between, but packer inquiry should improve as the day progresses. Asking
prices are around $115 to $116 in the South and $185 plus in the North. A
light scattered trade took place yesterday with Southern live trade marked
at $114, fully steady with last week's weighted averages. Northern dressed
business was at mostly $181, roughly .50 higher than last week's weighted
average basis Nebraska. Beef cutouts are expected to be mixed with light to
moderate box movement.
NOTE: Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, ext. 3678. 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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