Tulia Feeder Steers, Heifers Trade Lower

TULIA — (USDA-Aug. 15) — Feeder steers and heifers sold $2-4 lower, slaughter cows and bulls $3-5 higher. Receipts totaled 701 head. Steers: medium and large No. 1 663 pounds $130.50, 700-800 pounds $130.50-133.50, 800-900 pounds $114.50-122, 958 pounds $105; medium and large No. 1-2 591 pounds $139, 640 pounds $132.50, 700-800 pounds $132-136.75. Heifers:...

Joplin Steer Calves Steady To Higher

JOPLIN, Mo. — (USDA-Aug. 19) — Steer and heifer calves steady, yearling steers $1-2 higher and yearling heifers steady. Receipts totaled 1749 head. Steers: medium and large No. 1 394 pounds $160, 400-500 pounds $154-170, 562-566 pounds $147-151, 600-700 pounds $140-153, 700-800 pounds $135-141, 853 pounds $135, 929 pounds $125; medium and large No. 1-2...

Red Meat Production 2% Above A Year Ago

JOSEPH, Mo. — (USDA) — Total red meat production under federal inspection for the week ending August 17 was estimated at 1048.7 million pounds. This was 3.5 percent higher than a week ago and 0.4 percent lower than a year ago. Cumulative meat production for the year to date was two percent higher than last...

Imported Meat Totals 35,618 Metric Tons

DES MOINES, Iowa — (USDA) — Imported meat for the week ending August 16 totaled 35,618 metric tons. The following figures represent metric tons. Totals included the following: Argentina 45, Australia 6173, Brazil 1355, Canada 13,145, Chili 1138, Costa Rica 120, Denmark 584, Finland 25, France three, Germany 30, Hungary 24, Ireland 80, Israel 38,...

Death Notices

Mortimer Mertz October 18, 1923 — August 14, 2019 San Angelo, Texas

Hindsights

            70 YEARS AGO Bee Henderson of Rocksprings is reported to have sold his mutton lambs at 20½ cents per pound. ————————— Cotton Whitehead of Del Rio is reported to have shipped several loads of lambs to New Mexico for pasturage on a gain basis. ————————— Stokes Williams of Mertzon has sold 3000 mixed lambs,...

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PO Box 3306
San Angelo TX 76902