MARKET REPORT

VALE, OREGON
CATTLE SOLD THRU THE AUCTION WEDNESDAY

MAY 09, 2012

427 HEAD


COMMENTS: LIGHT TEST ON FEEDER CATTLE, MOSTLY FALL CALVES OFF COW, SOME WEANED. GOOD DEMAND FOR QUALITY CATTLE WITH RIGHT CONDITION. SLAUGHTER COWS STEADY, BULLS HIGHER.

THESE ARE THE EXTREME HIGH SPOTS AND BULK PRICES

STEER CALVES HEIFER CALVES
BULK TOP BULK TOP
300-400# N/A N/A
400-500# 165.00 - 180.00 185.00 146.00 - 165.00 169.00
500-600# 152.00 - 175.00 180.50 139.00 - 156.00 166.00
YEARLING STEERS YEARLING HEIFERS
BULK TOP BULK TOP
600-700# 150.00 - 155.00 160.00 133.00 - 140.00 146.50
700-800# 140.00 - 146.00 151.00 N/A
800-900# N/A N/A
900-1000# N/A N/A
600# UNDER HOL STRS 95.00 - 112.00
700# OVER HEAVY HOL STRS 85.00 - 95.00
YOUNGER HFRTS 85.00 - 102.00
BUTCHER COWS - BULK 75.00 - 83.00 TOP 85.00
THIN SHELLY COWS - BULK 55.00 - 65.00
BUTCHER BULLS - BULK 75.00 - 90.00 TOP 101.50


IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE MARKET AND/OR HAVE CATTLE TO CONSIGN - PLEASE CALL US HERE AT PRODUCERS LIVESTOCK - 541-473-3136