Mexico to U.S. Weekly Cattle Import Summary (English)
AL_LS626    
Las Cruces, N.M. 

                         Dec 7, 2018
 
        Mexico to TX. & NM. Weekly Feeder Cattle Import Summary

   Receipts EST: 37,500  Week ago Act: 36,113  Year ago Act: 35,824 

   Compared to last week, steer calves and yearlings steady to 5.00 lower.  
Heifers 2.00 lower.  Trade moderate to active, demand moderate to good.    
Supply consisted of steers and spayed heifers weighing 300-700 lbs.     

   Feeder steers:  Medium and large 1&2, 300-400 lbs 170.00-180.00; 400-500
lbs 150.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-140.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-130.00; 
Medium and large 2&3, 300-400 lbs 155.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 135.00-145.00; 
500-600 lbs 115.00-125.00.

   Feeder heifers: Medium and large 1&2, 300-400 lbs 138.00-150.00; 
400-500 lbs 128.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-130.00.       


 ****slide 10 cents on steers and heifers basis 300 lbs.****



Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry and Grain Market News, Las Cruces, NM
        John Langenegger,OIC 575 5727-6861, 575-649-2962
        FAX 575 527-6868 LasCruces.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/AL_LS626.txt
        www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews.gov



 
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