Trade and demand moderate in the Northern Plains and Western Cornbelt. Compared to last week in Nebraska, live purchases steady to 1.50 higher at 126.00-128.00. Dressed unevenly steady at 205.00. Trading in Colorado when compared to last week live purchases 1.00 to 1.50 higher at 127.00-127.50. In the Western Cornbelt live purchases steady to 2.00 higher at 127.00 to 130.00. Dressed purchases steady at 204.00-206.00. Trading in the Southern Plains mostly inactive on light demand. The last established market was Wednesday with live purchases at 124.00.
Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry and Grain Market News, St. Joseph, Mo.