Farm market report for Dec. 4 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market

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Week of December 2-4, 2013 

Fed Cattle
Fed Beef Steers 124 - 131 cwt
Mixed grading & light weight 111 - 123 cwt
Fed Beef Heifers 124 - 130 cwt
Mixed grading & heavy weight 85 - 122 cwt
Fed Holstein Steers 115 - 124 cwt
"Silage fed, heavy weight, select grade,"
and light-weight are 78 - 114.5 cwt

Market Cows
Brought mostly 72 - 76 cwt
High-yielding cows 77 - 90 cwt
"Thin, shelly, full, overfed cows" 30 - 71 cwt
Market Bulls 76 - 89 cwt
High-yielding bulls 90 - 93 cwt

Market Hogs
230#-280# 56.5 cwt
280#-290# 55.5 cwt
290#-300# 54.5 cwt

Sows
Under 450# 63 - 65 cwt
450-500# 66 cwt
Over 500# 67 - 68 cwt

Boars
Under 300# 35 cwt
Over 300# 23 cwt

Sheep
Feeder Lambs
50-70# 140 - 175 cwt
70-90# 130 - 165 cwt
Fed Lambs 110-145#
Shorn 150 - 155 cwt
Unshorn 150 - 155 cwt
Ewes
Utility & Good Ewes 40 - 50 cwt
Thin & Cull Ewes 30 - 40 cwt