Noon Report

This is the Beef Farmers of Ontario's mid-day market report for Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Prices are reported on a "per one hundred pound" basis, unless otherwise stated.

Ontario Live Cattle Trade

Updated daily as the information is submitted, completed by 12:00 noon.


Today at Ontario Livestock Exchange, there are 380 veal and 150 cows on offer.

Veal continues to sell on a lower market.


Today at Brussels Livestock there are 200 fed steers and heifers and 250 cows on offer.

Fed steers and heifers are selling $3.00-$4.00 cwt higher.

Livestock Range Top
Choice fed steers & heifers 161.00-165.00 166.50
Second cut fed steer & heifers 157.00-161.00  

VIEW INDIVIDUAL AUCTION MARKETS FOR CURRENT PRICES AND TRENDS

Ontario auction sales on Monday saw weighted average prices for:

Livestock Range Avg. Top Price
Cows (all weights) 70.33-87.89 78.19 105.00
Bulls under 1600 lbs 92.00-128.00 103.82 136.00
Bulls over 1600 lbs 106.75-116.13 112.00 119.00
Veal 600 lbs and over 92.84-116.77 103.83 162.00
Veal under 125 lbs 161.30-287.48 228.62 335.00

U.S. Trade (U.S. funds)

U.S. cash cattle trade is very quiet this morning with no bids on the table and asking prices undefined.  Active trading is not expected to develop today.

     
Choice and select steers and heifers: (2/3 choice) live N/T
  rail N/T

On the Chicago Mercantile Exchange midsession trade on Tuesday April 25th saw:

Live Cattle futures for:

Date $/cwt US  
Apr 129.25 +0.25
Jun 115.10 +0.25
Aug 111.22 +0.25
Oct 110.35 +0.32
Dec 111.35 +0.30
Feb 111.72 +0.35

Feeder Cattle futures for:

Date $/cwt US  
Apr 138.60 +0.35
May 137.45 +0.00

Corn futures for:

Date $/bu US cents
May 3.63 1/4 +4
Jul 3.69 1/2 +4

Soybean futures for:

Date $/bu US cents
May 9.55 1/2 -5 3/4
Jul 9.66 -5 3/4

Canadian Dollar futures for:

Date    
May 73.69 -0.33
Jun 73.52 -0.53

 This concludes the Tuesday mid-day Cattle Market report.

 


 Ontario Auction Sales

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