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Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN: Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 31, 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Cattle Receipts:  963     Last week: 1043    Last year: 1034  

According to the Federal-State Market News Service:
Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Steers/bulls under 600 lbs 6.00 to 10.00 
higher, over 600 lbs steady to firm. Heifers under 500 lbs steady to 5.00 
lower, over 500 lbs steady to 6.00 higher, mostly 3.00 to 6.00 higher on 
weights 500-700 lbs. Advances on feeder classes on Medium and Large 1-2
with lower quality cattle steady. Overall quality not very attractive,
exception being few lots of value added cattle.  

Slaughter cows made up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 12 percent, and feeders 77 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 38 percent steers, 37 percent heifers, and 25 percent 
bulls. Near 33 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    225-235    229    182.50-205.00     189.44
    1    250-250    250       192.50         192.50
    7    320-345    334    172.50-195.00     181.16
    4    350-390    371    177.50-192.50     184.77
    7    400-448    428    159.00-170.00     161.58
   13    450-485    463    152.00-165.00     158.40
   27    500-540    524    144.50-153.00     146.57
    8    550-585    564    132.00-147.00     142.41
   13    600-640    627    126.00-137.00     134.83
   17    607-642    628       139.50         139.50   Value Added
    2    675-675    675    125.00-127.50     126.25
    7    685-685    685       135.50         135.50   Value Added
    4    715-748    740    131.00-136.00     134.79
   11    713-713    713       136.00         136.00   Value Added
    2    750-790    770    118.00-126.00     121.90
   60    825-825    825       137.00         137.00   Load
    1    855-855    855       115.00         115.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    395-395    395       167.50         167.50
    1    480-480    480       140.00         140.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    225-225    225       187.50         187.50
    5    270-286    283    132.50-171.00     160.92
    3    320-345    333    142.50-167.50     153.09
    6    360-395    379    137.50-162.50     149.19
    2    410-420    415    132.50-160.00     146.42
    2    460-480    470    144.00-146.00     145.02
    2    535-540    538    141.00-143.00     142.00
    2    555-565    560    138.00-141.00     139.51
    1    660-660    660       133.00         133.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    255-295    271    147.50-160.00     154.61
    9    300-349    320    142.50-167.50     154.29
   11    350-390    377    134.00-143.00     138.57
   17    402-440    430    130.00-141.00     134.30
   15    450-495    473    126.00-137.50     131.64
   24    500-545    519    122.50-135.00     128.38
   18    550-595    569    120.00-131.00     126.19
   20    600-640    626    119.00-129.00     124.00
    5    650-695    666    117.00-122.00     120.36
    3    700-735    717    107.50-116.00     110.33
    1    775-775    775       111.00         111.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    395-395    395       112.50         112.50
    1    430-430    430       112.50         112.50
    1    455-455    455       120.00         120.00
    2    500-510    505       112.50         112.50
    4    555-575    564    102.50-117.50     110.25
    2    635-645    640     92.50-112.00     102.17
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    200-235    218    137.50-150.00     144.68
    3    270-290    280    137.50-142.50     139.23
    5    320-345    331    130.00-147.50     138.88
    6    355-395    378    120.00-135.00     127.77
    8    405-445    434    120.00-134.00     127.02
   16    450-490    472    112.50-125.00     121.64
   17    508-545    529    115.00-129.00     122.19
    5    550-590    564    112.50-117.50     115.47
    5    610-640    628    100.00-119.00     108.55
    1    685-685    685       119.00         119.00
    1    700-700    700       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    400-445    430    157.00-169.00     161.84
    9    450-490    464    154.00-167.50     158.95
    2    485-485    485       150.00         150.00   Brahman X
   18    500-540    525    135.00-150.00     141.23
   19    550-596    582    122.00-141.00     130.47
    7    600-635    623    125.00-132.00     128.68
    1    660-660    660       121.00         121.00
    1    720-720    720       114.00         114.00
    1    765-765    765       112.50         112.50
    1    820-820    820       101.00         101.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    4    460-495    474    112.50-135.00     122.41
    2    520-525    523    127.50-132.50     130.01
                             Medium and Large 3
    5    400-445    423    127.50-152.50     138.40
   10    460-485    471    139.00-150.00     144.42
   14    500-545    521    117.50-135.00     129.88
    9    550-595    576    126.00-134.00     129.77
    6    625-646    640    116.00-125.00     118.49
    4    650-692    680    116.00-122.50     118.06
    5    711-730    715    102.50-113.00     110.86
    1    785-785    785        98.00          98.00
    1    810-810    810        99.00          99.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1095-1395  1268     72.00-73.00       72.78
    1   1240-1240  1240        65.00          65.00   Low Dressing
    6   1410-1595  1499     67.00-74.00       70.15
    4   1460-1600  1516     65.00-71.00       67.48   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2    830-865    848     72.00-74.00       73.02
    2    865-895    880     64.00-67.00       65.53   Low Dressing
   20    965-1365  1179     71.00-78.50       74.45
    4   1185-1255  1215     79.50-81.00       80.14   High Dressing
    4    985-1255  1130     61.00-68.00       64.14   Low Dressing
    6   1405-1585  1497     71.00-76.00       73.11
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   11    835-1115   991     62.00-70.00       65.86
    7    810-985    889     52.00-61.00       56.58   Low Dressing
    1   1420-1420  1420        69.00          69.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1420-1420  1420        82.00          82.00   Low Dressing
    3   1650-2030  1850     88.00-92.50       89.88
    2   1545-2245  1895     79.00-82.00       80.78   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Lewis Langell 615-781-5406 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS154.txt