DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 09/22 09:55
HEAD SOLD LIVE STEERS DRESSED LIVE HEIFERS DRESSED
KANSAS 1,200 123-124 . 124.00 .
NEBRASKA 2,000 123-124 198.00 124.00 198.00
TEXAS 1,000 124.00 . 124.00 .
COLORADO . . . . .
IOWA 200 . 198.00 . .
DTN COMMENTS: The country is off and running this morning with a light
dressed trade being reported in the North at $198, about $1 lower than last
week's weighted average basis Nebraska. Some of these cattle are set for
delivery the weeks of October 4th or October 11th. Southern live business is
marked at mostly $124, about steady with last week's weighted averages. Some
asking prices remain firm around $125 in the South, and $200 in the North.
Beef cutouts are expected to be lower 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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