AB Direct - Steers

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US Trade- Steers

Live: 135.00-138.00 (TX, KN)
Rail: 225.00-228.00 (NE, IA)

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 135.00-136.00 (TX,KN)
Rail: 225.00-228.00 (NE, IA)

Canadian Dollar

$77.30
0.51
August 2, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of August 1, 2022

Last week, Canfax fed steer and heifer price closed around $174.75/cwt, $0.75/cwt higher than the previous week. Fed cattle prices are $25/cwt higher than last year. Last week dressed sales were reported from $291.50-292.50/cwt FOB the lot. Most of the cattle that traded last week were being scheduled for late August/early September delivery. Last week…

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July 25, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of July 25, 2022

Last week, Canfax fed steer and heifer price closed around $174/cwt, down slightly from the previous week. For the second half of June this is the second highest price on record. Fed prices have been mostly steady over the past seven weeks, averaging in the mid $170s/cwt. Last week dressed sales were reported from $290-292/cwt…

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July 18, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of July 18, 2022

Alberta direct cattle sales saw limited buying interest last week, but average steer prices did firm modestly higher. The majority of trade was reported steady to $1/cwt higher than the previous week at $292-293/cwt delivered dressed. Heifer prices were generally comparable with steers, but weekly sale volumes were too slight to fully establish a repeatable…

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July 4, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of July 4, 2022

The Alberta fed cattle market tone was softer with lackluster trade interest reported during the four days prior to the July 1st holiday. Most trade was reported steady, with the lower end of the week prior at $292/cwt delivered. One packer was offering a +$2/cwt premium for 70% AAA grades. Weighted average steer price eased…

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June 27, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of June 27, 2022

Last week, Canfax fed steer and heifer price closed around $175.25/cwt, $0.75/cwt higher than the previous week. Fed cattle prices are at the highest point since the spring of 2017. Last week dressed sales were reported from $289.50-292.50/cwt FOB the lot. Most of the cattle that traded last week were being scheduled for late July/early…

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June 20, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of June 20, 2022

Alberta fed cattle prices set a new annual high last week, seeing the strongest weighted average prices since May 2017. Steer trade volumes were moderate, but heifer volumes were too slight to fully establish a weekly price trend. Most trade was reported steady to $4/cwt higher than the previous week dressed in a tight $292-294/cwt…

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Cattle Report

Updated: 05/08/2022

Steers

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Heifers

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Choice Steers

Live: 135.00-138.00 (TX, KN)
Rail: 225.00-228.00 (NE, IA)

Choice Heifers

Live: 135.00-136.00 (TX,KN)
Rail: 225.00-228.00 (NE, IA)

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 166.08

Canadian Dollar

$77.30   0.51

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
31-Oct 174 226 -
28-Nov 172 222 -
23-Jan 184 224 -
20-Feb 184 226 -
20-Mar 184 228 -
17-Apr 192 228 -
Last Updated on August 4, 2022