On Friday, negotiated cash trade and demand in the Northern Plains and Western Cornbelt was moderate. Compared to last week in Nebraska, live purchases mostly steady at 126.00-126.50, bulk at 126.00. Dressed steady to 2.00 lower at 204.00-206.00. In Colorado, compared to last week sold steady at 126.00. Last week in Nebraska, dressed purchases 206.00. In the Western Cornbelt a few purchases mostly steady compared to the bulk of trade throughout the week, at 127.00-128.00 and 204.00-206.00. Trade limited on light demand in the Southern Plains with live purchases steady at 124.00 when compared to Wednesday.
Source: USDA Livestock, Poultry and Grain Market News, St. Joseph, Mo.