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DTN CATTLE PRICES/TRENDS               07/26 11:15

       HEAD SOLD LIVE  STEERS  DRESSED        LIVE  HEIFERS  DRESSED
KANSAS     .    *117.00(BID)   .             *117.00(BID)    .
NEBRASKA   .    *117.00(BID)  *186-188(BID)  *117.00(BID)   *186-188(BID)
TEXAS      .    *117.00(BID)   .             *117.00(BID)    .
COLORADO   .    *117.00(BID)   .             *117.00(BID)    .
IOWA       .     .            *186-187(BID)   .             *186-187(BID)
                         *=PRIVATE SOURCES

DTN COMMENTS:  We are picking up a few more bids at midmorning in most 
areas. Now that the Fed Cattle Exchange Auction has taken place we will see 
if that will get buyers to show more interest. A few early asking prices are 
around 120.00 in the South, and 192.00 in the North. 

The Fed Cattle Exchange Auction report today listed a total of 2,119 head, 
with 772 actually sold, 944 head listed as unsold, and 403 listed as PO. The 
weighted average was $117.68. The state by state breakdown looks like this: KS 
378 total head, with 130 head sold at $117.50, 105 head unsold, 143 head 
listed as PO ($117.75); NE 962 total head, with 369 head sold at $117.50-
$117.75, 593 head unsold, and 0 listed as PO; TX 554 total head, with 235 head 
sold at $117.75, 112 head unsold, and 207 head listed as PO ($117.75); CO 134 
total head, with 0 head sold, 134 head unsold; IA no test; other states 
(OK,SD,) 91 total head, with 38 head sold (SD) at $118.25, 0 head unsold, and 
53 head (OK) listed as PO ($117.00). The delivery date/weighted average 
breakdown is as listed: 1-9 day delivery: 1,372 head total, 403 head sold with 
a weighted average price of $117.72; 1-17 day delivery 600 head total, 369 
head sold with a weighted average price of $117.63; 10-17 day delivery 147 
head total, with no sales; 17-30 day delivery, none.

Beef cutouts are lower at midday (Choice 207.55 -0.07, Select 198.34 -0.59) 
with light to moderate box movement (39.31 lds of choice cuts, 20.92 lds of 
select cuts, 0.00 lds of trim, and 25.20 lds of ground). 

DAILY DIRECT SLAUGHTER CATTLE-NEGOTIATED PURCHASES-SUMMARY
**Summary includes trade from 1:30 PM the previous day through 9:30 AM today.**

KANSAS   CONFIRMED CASH SALES:      245  WEEK TO DATE:       245
STEERS  - LIVE FOB                    STEERS  - DRESSED DELIVERED
118.00   80+    118.00-118.00    161  No reportable trade

118.00   TOTAL  118.00-118.00    161
HEIFERS - LIVE FOB                    HEIFERS - DRESSED DELIVERED
118.00   80+    118.00-118.00     42  No reportable trade

118.00   TOTAL  118.00-118.00     42


NEBRASKA CONFIRMED CASH SALES:    2,594  WEEK TO DATE:     2,594
STEERS  - LIVE FOB                    STEERS  - DRESSED DELIVERED
117.79   80+    117.00-118.00    702  188.00   80+    188.00-188.00    192
118.00   65-80  118.00-118.00    374

117.86   TOTAL  117.00-118.00  1,076  188.00   TOTAL  188.00-188.00    192
HEIFERS - LIVE FOB                    HEIFERS - DRESSED DELIVERED
118.00   80+    118.00-118.00  1,191  No reportable trade
118.00   65-80  118.00-118.00     95

118.00   TOTAL  118.00-118.00  1,286


TEXAS    CONFIRMED CASH SALES:      275  WEEK TO DATE:       275
STEERS  - LIVE FOB                    STEERS  - DRESSED DELIVERED
117.00   65-80  117.00-117.00    223  No reportable trade

117.00   TOTAL  117.00-117.00    223
HEIFERS - LIVE FOB                    HEIFERS - DRESSED DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


COLORADO CONFIRMED CASH SALES:        0  WEEK TO DATE:         0
STEERS  - LIVE FOB                    STEERS  - DRESSED DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade
HEIFERS - LIVE FOB                    HEIFERS - DRESSED DELIVERED
No reportable trade                   No reportable trade


IOWA     CONFIRMED CASH SALES:    2,610  WEEK TO DATE:     3,699
STEERS  - LIVE FOB                    STEERS  - DRESSED DELIVERED
117.26   80+    117.00-118.00    266  186.00   80+    186.00-186.00    186
117.00   65-80  117.00-117.00     60  188.00   65-80  188.00-188.00    815

117.08   TOTAL  117.00-118.00    866  187.63   TOTAL  186.00-188.00  1,001
HEIFERS - LIVE FOB                    HEIFERS - DRESSED DELIVERED
117.00   80+    117.00-117.00     74  188.00   65-80  188.00-188.00    320

117.00   TOTAL  117.00-117.00     74  188.00   TOTAL  188.00-188.00    320

NOTE:  Feedlots are encouraged to call DTN with any cattle sales, at
1-800-369-7675, 1-402-399-6402, or 1-402-462-8897. All sales will be listed 
anonymously and organized by state.  General trends and summaries from this 
data will be posted on the Daily Sales Reported to DTN page.

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