DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS 12/14 10:25
HEAD SOLD LIVE STEERS DRESSED LIVE HEIFERS DRESSED
KANSAS . *118-119(BID) . *118-119(BID) .
NEBRASKA . *115.00(BID) *187.00(BID) *115.00(BID) *187.00(BID)
TEXAS . *118-119(BID) . *118-119(BID) .
COLORADO . *118.00(BID) . *118.00(BID) .
IOWA . . *185-187(BID) . *185-187(BID)
DTN COMMENTS: Bids are starting to improve at midmorning but there is still
a gap between them and current asking prices of around 120.00-122.00 in the
South, and 192.00-193.00 in the North. It is possible that significant trade
volume could be delayed until later this afternoon. 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, 1-402-399-6402, or 1-402-462-8897. 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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