Lot 15

Babcock Angus - Elite Female Sale
Live Event Started: 10/5/21 5:00 PM (CDT)


Sold For $2,500.00

DROUGHT MONITOR: There were many drought improvements this week as storms hit most regions of the United States, particularly Texas and the South/Southeast. 79.75% of the contiguous U.S. in drought (D0-D4) this week, compared to 81.78% last week and 69.05% last year
ENERGY PRICES: Crude Oil: $81.26 (+0.71); Heating Oil: $3.249 (-0.1145); Natural Gas: $6.849 (-0.081)
Mixed LC Futures; New Dressed High in Nebraska... In the country, a major packer paid $249 dressed in eastern Nebraska, a spiffy new high for the move. The north is not as dominated by hedgers and northern cattle feeders have been holding out for more money this week, aware supplies are current and feeders have leverage (The Beef)
Boxed Beef PM: Choice: $253.57 (-1.31); Select: $225.00 (-0.01); Ch/Se Spread: 28.57; Total Loads: 161 compared to 190 on Wednesday. Choice down 96 cents since Monday, strong movement Tue-Thu (U.S. CATTLE REPORT)
WEST DROUGHT MONITOR: Out West, numerous large wildland fires are currently burning across areas of California, Oregon, and Idaho causing evacuations, damage to structures, and reduced air quality
DROUGHT MONITOR: 217.8 million acres of crops in U.S. are experiencing drought conditions this week, unchanged from last week, up 8.5% from last month
U.S. Drought Monitor - Another round of winter storms
U.S. Drought Monitor - Midwest could actually use some dryness and warmth to get the fields primed for spring preparation and planting
DROUGHT MONITOR: Drought coverage across the U.S. and Puerto Rico topped 40% (40.01%) for the first time since late September and for the fifth time in 2021. The lowest percentage of drought coverage across the U.S. & P.R. so far in 2021 occurred in late May (36.3%)
DROUGHT MONITOR: Amidst the wild and devastating weather week, drought mostly held at status quo. The West saw some improvements, and the Southern Plains saw degradations, with mostly small changes elsewhere (VIEW REPORT)
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