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Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Receipts on 11 TN Auctions: 4,951 11 Last Week: 6,065 0 Last Year: 0

Trends: According to the Federal-State Market News Service, compared
to last week, Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.  Bulls steady.
Steers and bulls under 500 lbs 8.00 to 10.00 higher, over 500 lbs
4.00 to 6.00 higher.  Heifers under 550 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 higher,
over 550 lbs steady to 3.00 higher.

Most sales will be closed over the next two weeks.

Slaughter Cows 627 head; Bulls 94 head; Total Feeders 3720 head;
Feeder supply, Steers and bulls 2083 head; Heifers 1637; Steers
and heifers over 600 lbs 1130; Replacement and/or feeder cows 510
head.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         18  1000-1195    1125     66.50-80.00       71.85                
         64  1205-1595    1378     67.50-82.00       73.46                
         16  1205-1595    1414     76.00-87.50       83.15 High Dressing  
          9  1215-1595    1373     61.00-70.50       64.90 Low Dressing   
         14  1600-1770    1646     70.50-77.50       73.98                
          6  1645-1915    1720     77.00-84.00       80.44 High Dressing  
          5  1620-1955    1738     59.50-68.00       64.07 Low Dressing   

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         75   845-1195    1066     67.50-82.00       73.42                
          9  1060-1190    1144     75.00-86.50       81.71 High Dressing  
         20   905-1195    1100     59.50-76.00       65.22 Low Dressing   
         97  1200-1775    1383     68.00-80.00       73.28                
         42  1230-1875    1402     74.00-86.50       79.62 High Dressing  
         16  1205-1665    1337     61.00-75.00       66.93 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         62   850-1190    1005     60.00-76.00       66.90                
         18   850-1195    1026     49.00-62.00       56.46 Low Dressing   
         24  1205-1470    1295     62.00-72.00       66.84                

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4  1185-1325    1244     82.00-89.00       86.97                
         15  1525-2265    1841     80.00-94.00       88.08                
          5  1500-2235    1706     90.00-99.50       94.99 High Dressing  
          9  1545-2110    1809     70.00-85.00       79.09 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   205-245      226    175.00-205.00     187.77                
          8   270-290      278    180.00-210.00     192.17                
         27   305-345      331    160.00-205.00     181.29                
         62   350-396      378    160.00-195.00     175.55                
         51   400-445      425    155.00-183.00     168.59                
         59   450-497      479    146.00-168.00     157.69                
         65   500-545      525    137.00-167.50     151.56                
         89   550-599      581    133.00-161.00     144.81                
         37   600-645      623    128.00-150.00     139.71                
         46   650-692      675    118.00-145.00     135.47                
         33   702-745      720    121.00-141.00     133.84                
         67     740        740       142.25         142.25 Load           
         15   750-790      774    113.00-133.50     126.38                
         68     750        750       145.00         145.00 Load           
          9   800-840      816    112.00-128.00     122.69                
         63     800        800       142.00         142.00 Load           
          8   855-890      864    117.00-135.00     122.37                

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   200-245      221    155.00-192.50     170.37                
          6   255-285      268    146.00-177.50     159.61                
         10   300-340      325    143.00-170.00     154.38                
         23   360-395      380    133.00-175.00     153.15                
         13   400-445      421    125.00-157.50     143.60                
         13   450-495      474    122.00-150.00     133.80                
         13   500-535      521    120.00-151.00     134.14                
          5   550-573      564    111.00-131.00     122.59                
          4   615-645      629    120.00-126.00     121.72                
          5   700-730      713    110.00-125.00     117.62                
          4   753-785      763    115.00-118.00     116.74                
          4   800-825      818    110.00-116.00     113.65                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         21   350-395      374    146.00-174.00     160.13                
         81   400-445      430    140.00-171.00     158.12                
         89   450-497      472    128.00-167.50     152.90                
         95   500-546      527    130.00-160.00     140.72                
         73   550-595      572    117.00-149.00     132.11                
         71   600-645      618    114.00-140.00     128.28                
         50   650-695      674    112.00-132.00     123.73                
         32   703-745      730     94.00-126.00     116.46                
         28   750-798      770    101.00-129.00     111.28                
          5   800-845      825     98.00-116.00     106.92                
          8   863-866      865     95.50-96.50       95.87                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   425-445      434    100.00-152.50     122.47                
         12   450-495      467     95.00-150.00     123.14                
          4   500-535      516    105.00-126.00     115.01                
          7   560-595      576    100.00-132.00     118.44                

                     Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         16   405-445      421    113.00-155.00     140.94                
         29   453-495      469    113.00-146.00     134.51                
         16   505-545      527    109.00-137.50     124.98                
         14   550-595      575     97.00-130.00     117.00                
          6   610-640      620     96.00-130.00     112.94                
          8   652-695      668     91.00-125.00     110.10                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         18   250-295      276    147.00-184.00     158.77                
         47   300-345      321    130.00-160.00     145.80                
         85   350-395      376    125.00-160.00     145.25                
         86   400-445      422    125.00-156.00     144.73                
        159   450-495      469    121.00-151.00     138.95                
        155   500-546      526    120.00-143.00     132.51                
        127   550-598      580    115.00-141.00     128.64                
         13     573        573       134.75         134.75 Value Added    
         66   600-645      627    106.00-136.00     126.49                
         60   650-695      674    110.00-130.00     121.31                
         17   700-740      720    108.00-126.00     117.90                
         68     735        735       137.20         137.20 Load           
         21   750-795      775    100.00-123.50     114.92                
         64     775        775       132.90         132.90 Load           
         11   805-820      809    108.00-115.00     110.78                
          9   850-895      867    100.00-120.00     111.72                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   325-345      335    117.50-124.00     120.40                
         15   350-395      371    105.00-132.50     117.97                
         12   400-445      424     93.00-127.50     111.58                
          6   450-495      483    104.00-127.50     115.16                
         11   515-545      528    100.00-127.00     112.56                
          4   560-585      575    100.00-122.50     116.83                
          5   605-645      621    104.00-119.00     110.56                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   270-295      286    135.00-145.00     139.33                
          8   305-345      329    120.00-140.00     127.49                
         21   350-395      376    116.00-140.00     129.70                
         38   400-445      420    110.00-137.50     125.49                
         29   450-495      474    110.00-136.00     125.32                
         34   500-545      522    110.00-129.00     121.26                
         27   550-595      579    100.00-124.00     117.10                
          7   605-635      616    100.00-119.50     113.30                
          6   670-675      674    101.50-115.50     108.57

Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN 
        Lewis Langell, OIC     (615) 837-5164
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls145.txt

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