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Southwestern Sales Co., Huntingdon, TN: Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Oct 2, 2012

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Cattle Receipts: 244     Last week: 251     Last year: not reported

Trends: According to Federal and State Market News Service, compared to 
last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Feeder steers and bulls 
steady to 7.00 lower. Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower. Quality poor 
to good. Demand moderate.
 
Slaughter cows 20 hd; Bulls 6 hd; Total feeders 208 hd; Feeder supply: 
stees and bulls 123 hd, heifers 85 hd; Feeders over 600 lbs 67 hd; 
Replacement and/or feeder cows 10 hd. 

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    270-295    281    184.00-200.00     189.61
    2    315-320    318       185.00         185.00
    2    360-375    368    160.00-170.00     164.90
    3    540-540    540       133.50         133.50
    1    550-550    550       139.00         139.00
    5    610-630    620    128.00-130.00     129.60
    1    665-665    665       127.00         127.00
    3    713-713    713       135.00         135.00
    2    755-775    765    122.00-128.00     125.04
    1    810-810    810       125.00         125.00
   36    842-842    842       130.75         130.75   Value Added
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    270-270    270       170.00         170.00
    2    335-340    338    150.00-156.00     153.02
    1    485-485    485       140.00         140.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    275-275    275    168.00-188.00     178.00
    1    340-340    340       140.00         140.00
    1    525-525    525       122.00         122.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    655-655    655        80.00          80.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    270-290    277    159.00-165.00     160.77
    1    335-335    335       150.00         150.00
    1    385-385    385       145.00         145.00
    3    420-445    433    125.00-132.00     129.27
   12    455-495    483    120.00-130.00     126.82
    1    480-480    480       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
    8    500-535    518    120.00-130.00     124.83
    6    550-580    572       125.00         125.00
    4    605-645    623    119.00-122.00     119.97
    1    615-615    615       119.00         119.00   Fleshy
    3    660-690    673    115.00-118.00     116.68
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    350-350    350       131.00         131.00
    3    405-425    417    117.00-124.00     121.00
    1    470-470    470       124.00         124.00
    1    580-580    580       121.00         121.00
    1    625-625    625       110.00         110.00
    1    605-605    605       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    230-230    230       144.00         144.00
    2    275-280    278    140.00-150.00     144.96
    1    355-355    355       130.00         130.00
    1    445-445    445       124.00         124.00
    1    460-460    460       115.00         115.00
    3    500-545    530    114.00-115.00     114.31
    3    565-565    565       118.00         118.00
    1    615-615    615       115.00         115.00
    1    690-690    690       104.00         104.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    395-395    395       150.00         150.00
    3    415-440    430    146.00-154.00     149.40
    4    450-475    466    140.00-150.00     143.66
    4    550-580    565    130.00-135.00     132.27
    3    625-635    632    123.00-127.00     125.66
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    425-425    425       145.00         145.00
    3    450-495    477    130.00-140.00     134.84
    2    510-530    520    124.00-125.00     124.51
    2    555-585    570    125.00-130.00     127.43
    1    640-640    640       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    425-425    425       139.00         139.00
    2    465-465    465    134.00-135.00     134.50
    1    780-780    780       116.00         116.00

Bred Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    885-885    885       830.00         830.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Small 2 Middle Aged
    1    805-805    805       660.00         660.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1290-1290  1290        70.00          70.00
    1   1245-1245  1245        67.00          67.00   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    6    905-1255  1085     68.50-72.00       70.83
    3    950-1270  1137     67.50-69.00       68.23   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1   1040-1040  1040        65.00          65.00
    2    900-1360  1130     58.00-63.00       59.99   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1350-1445  1398        85.50          85.50
    1   1300-1300  1300        80.50          80.50   Low Dressing
    3   1685-2175  1903     84.00-85.00       84.51

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Dan Schussler 803-737-4621 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS147.txt