Feeder cattle prices were higher in nearly every weight category last week.
Price ranges in the lighter weight categories were wider than previous weeks with the biggest gains reported for mid-weight heifers.
Canfax reports 11,340 head of cattle were sold in Saskatchewan, up from 10,906 head sold the previous week.
Prices for liveweight, non-fed cattle in Alberta were higher. The price of D1,2 slaughter cows increased $1.65 to average $100.90 per hundredweight. The price of D3 slaughter cows rose 40 cents to average $90.30 per hundredweight.
Fed cattle prices for Alberta fed steers were reported to average $167.52 per hundredweight over the week---an increase of $3.98 from the previous week.
Steers Range Average Price Change from Previous Week