Toppenish, WA Livestock Weighted Average Auction
ML_LS754
Moses Lake, WA    Thu Dec 6, 2018    USDA Market News

Toppenish Livestock Auction, Toppenish, WA for Tuesday 12/4/2018

23rd Annual Special Bred Heifer and Stock Cow Sale

Receipts:  2000    Last Week:  N/A    Year Ago:  2175

  Demand was good to very good throughout today�s sale. Market activity was active 
to very active with many buyers on hand from all over the country as well as on the 
internet. Cattle sold to numerous states. Heifer offerings were natural serviced to 
high Quality sons of popular Angus herd sires. Cows and heifers were in light to 
moderate flesh condition. All prices are per head.      
 
   Bred Heifers (Per Head):  Medium and Large 1-2:  Natural Service bred and 
carrying either sex 1000-1200 lbs 1350.00-1550.00 6-9 mos. bred. 1000-1200 lbs 
1000.00-1060.00 1-3 mos. bred.

   Bred Cows (Per Head):  Medium and Large 1-2:  Young 2 coming 3 yrs. olds Natural 
Service: 1000-1400 lbs 1200.00-1460.00, few 1000.00-1200.00 6-9 mos. bred; 1100-
1300 lbs 900.00-1100.00 3-6 mos. bred; Mid-Aged (5-9 yrs. Old) 1100-1400 lbs 
1200.00-1400.00, few 1050.00-1200.00 6-9 mos. bred; Aged (9-11 yrs. old_ 1200-1500 
lbs 900.00-1050.00 6-9 mos. bred. Broken Mouth 1350-1450 lbs 510.00-710.00 6-9 mos. 
bred.

Fall Cow/Calf Pairs (Per Pair) Medium and Large 1-2: Young (3-5 yrs. old.) 1100-
1450 lbs 1400.00-1525.00 with 100-125 lbs calves.

Please Note:
 The USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and grades of 
livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales do not fit 
within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the report. 
Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Source: USDA Market News, Moses Lake, WA.  
        Greg Sanders 509-393-1343 MosesLake.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ML_LS754.txt
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
        greg.sanders2@ams.usda.gov

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