Slaughter ewes steady to 10.00 higher.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during January for ordinary protein trended 1.25 to seven cents per bushel lower compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period from 5.20-5.32.
Asking prices for next week are 14 cents higher for Jumbo.
Current higher hay prices coupled with lower milk sale prices are putting more pressure on some dairies as they battle to make a profit.
Anecdotes of North Plains feedyards shipping cattle to the South Plains to complete kills for this week were abuzz around the industry.
Prices trended generally steady in a limited test in Oregon.
A round-up of auctions from around the West.
Despite dry conditions, potato, sugar beet and dry bean production was up in North Dakota in 2017.
At San Angelo, Texas, 3523 head sold.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during January for ordinary protein trended two to 3.25 cents per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period from 5.27-5.3325.
Asking prices for next week are lower for all sizes of eggs.
The continued strong milk supply in the mountain states only heightens concerns that some farmers may lose access to markets for their milk in the months to come.
Livestock markets are getting back to normal schedules after the holidays and many willing sellers were on hand to watch their livestock go through the sale ring.
All classes traded steady with moderate demand in California.