Feeder Auction report – Finger Lakes Livestock Exchange

Albany, NY Sun May 5, 2019 USDA – Cornell University

Finger Lakes Livestock Exchange Special Feeder Sale – Canandaigua, NY
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for May 4, 2019

*** Next Feeder Special will be May 18, 2019 @ 9:00am ***

Today Last Sale Year Ago
Receipts: 754 919 998

Compared to the last sale, Number 1 Feeder steers sold 6.00-10.00 higher. Number 1 Feeder heifers sold steady to 8.00 higher. Number 1 Feeder bulls sold 8.00-10.00 higher. Holstein steers to few to test. Cattle supply heavy. Demand moderate. Feeder cattle supply consisted of 36 percent steers, 0 percent Holsteins, 44 percent heifers, 20 percent bulls, with 55 percent weighing over 600 lbs. Cattle supply consisted of 286 steers, 313 heifers, and 155 bulls. All prices per cwt.

Full report: FLLE_5-4-2019

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Partial funding for this project: New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets project “Stocker cattle: Using underutilized grasslands to improve economic viability of the Southern Tier while providing viable careers for beginning farmers.”