In The Markets

By : Stephen R Koontz, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Colorado State University

 

 
Week of
Week of
Week of
Data Source: USDA-AMS Market News
8/4/2017
7/28/2017
8/5/2016
 
 
 
$/cwt
 
5-Area Fed Steer
all grades, live weight
$117.30
$117.16
$118.92
all grades, dressed weight
$187.36
$187.48
$187.82
Boxed Beef
Choice Price, 600-900 lb.
$205.00
$206.96
$198.71
Choice-Select Spread
$7.27
$9.33
$7.83
700-800 lb. Feeder Steer
Montana 3-market
$151.00
$151.00
Nebraska 7-market
$169.89
$164.68
$153.10
Oklahoma 8-market
$151.96
$150.07
$150.03
500-600 lb. Feeder Steer
Montana 3-market
Nebraska 7-market
$186.50
$181.91
$170.00
Oklahoma 8-market
$162.92
$163.13
$155.10
Feed Grains
Corn, Omaha, NE, $/bu
$3.29
$3.38
$2.97
DDGS, Nebraska, $/ton
$109.00
$105.50
$120.00