Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 23, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 696     Last week: 1210     Last year: 1139

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows 1.00 lower. Bulls
not well established this week. Feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Bulls steady to 2.00 higher. Quality fair to fancy. Demand moderate.

Feeders: 566     Slaughter: 74     Replacements: 56
 
Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 10 percent, and feeders 80 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 51 percent steers, 30 percent heifers, and 19 percent 
bulls. Near 49 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-200    200       195.00         195.00
    8    250-280    266    170.00-190.00     181.95
    4    300-340    320    157.50-162.50     159.34
    6    350-385    373    147.50-155.00     152.64
    1    445-445    445       157.50         157.50
    6    455-495    478    140.00-148.00     144.65
    6    510-545    536    132.50-138.00     135.04
    9    550-595    571    135.00-142.00     139.12
   15    608-648    624    126.00-137.50     130.01
    6    625-640    633    135.00-137.00     136.33   Value Added
    2    655-680    668    124.00-133.00     128.58
    3    698-698    698       134.00         134.00   Value Added
    1    735-735    735       132.50         132.50
    1    715-715    715       112.50         112.50   Fleshy
   11    700-735    713    134.00-135.00     134.38   Value Added
  125    850-850    850       138.10         138.10   Value Added
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    380-380    380       135.00         135.00
    2    400-400    400    132.50-140.00     136.25
    4    465-490    478    132.50-144.00     140.33
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    210-215    213    155.00-170.00     162.41
    5    270-295    278    145.00-167.50     159.52
    2    315-330    323    137.50-142.50     139.94
    6    353-395    371    138.00-147.50     144.57
    3    400-440    413    130.00-147.50     137.82
    1    460-460    460       127.50         127.50
    3    550-575    567    122.50-128.00     124.28
    1    755-755    755       121.00         121.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    385-385    385       137.50         137.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    265-285    275    140.00-142.50     141.30
    5    315-345    327    147.50-152.50     150.70
    5    360-395    381    137.50-147.50     144.91
    8    400-445    423    130.00-142.50     135.61
    1    415-415    415       126.00         126.00   Fleshy
   13    455-497    483    130.00-142.00     136.54
    2    465-465    465    146.00-147.50     146.75   Fancy
   16    500-542    520    117.50-134.00     123.74
   17    550-595    575    119.00-125.00     122.17
   17    605-645    621    118.00-126.00     121.92
    6    660-675    664    119.00-124.00     121.49
    4    736-740    737    118.00-120.00     118.50
    1    775-775    775       115.00         115.00
    1    810-810    810       105.00         105.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    270-285    278    120.00-135.00     127.30
    1    385-385    385       132.50         132.50
    1    430-430    430       124.00         124.00
    1    495-495    495       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    290-290    290       137.50         137.50
   11    325-345    332    120.00-137.50     130.36
    5    377-380    378    117.50-132.50     121.52
    5    400-420    412    115.00-128.00     123.26
    2    465-470    468    120.00-125.00     122.49
    1    530-530    530       121.00         121.00
    3    555-575    563    114.00-119.00     116.80
    1    645-645    645       112.50         112.50
    1    655-655    655       119.00         119.00
    1    700-700    700       110.00         110.00
    1    760-760    760       100.00         100.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    240-240    240       135.00         135.00
    1    305-305    305       122.50         122.50
    1    425-425    425       112.50         112.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    410-445    430    136.00-145.00     141.36
    9    450-490    472    137.50-145.00     142.07
   17    500-545    519    126.00-136.00     130.83
    5    555-580    567    127.50-137.50     130.85
   16    605-640    625    122.50-132.50     125.91
    6    655-695    673    117.50-128.00     122.03
    3    715-725    720    112.50-114.00     113.50
    1    885-885    885       100.00         100.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    420-420    420       135.00         135.00
    2    525-535    530    117.50-125.00     121.21
    2    560-575    568    120.00-122.50     121.27
    1    720-720    720       107.50         107.50
    1    795-795    795       101.00         101.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    400-425    413    122.50-140.00     133.03
    3    450-485    465    130.00-137.50     132.77
    4    530-545    538    122.50-127.50     125.00
    3    550-590    570    118.00-125.00     122.32
    1    650-650    650       117.50         117.50
    1    775-775    775       107.50         107.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    635-635    635       112.50         112.50

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1000-1000  1000      1025.00        1025.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    2    932-932    932       960.00         960.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1053-1053  1053      1250.00        1250.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    3    930-1045   998   950.00-1150.00    1053.84   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1500-1500  1500      1100.00        1100.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1370-1370  1370       760.00         760.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    3    820-820    820       910.00         910.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1    880-880    880       820.00         820.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    1    870-870    870       825.00         825.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1075-1075  1075       775.00         775.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    6    640-782    687    675.00-725.00     693.96   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1    880-880    880       750.00         750.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1190-1385  1285     59.00-64.00       62.55
    5   1480-1585  1521     61.00-66.00       64.42
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    875-875    875        60.00          60.00
   12    910-1365  1182     57.00-65.00       61.12
    1   1215-1215  1215        66.00          66.00   High Dressing
    6    915-1315  1136     52.00-55.00       53.73   Low Dressing
    7   1410-1610  1489     61.00-65.00       63.83
    3   1455-1490  1478     64.00-67.00       65.66   High Dressing
    1   1465-1465  1465        54.00          54.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    7    860-1265  1020     52.00-58.00       55.41
    3    975-1095  1020     45.00-52.00       49.12   Low Dressing
    1   1410-1410  1410        55.00          55.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1225-1225  1225        82.00          82.00
    2   1035-1410  1223     74.00-82.00       77.39   Low Dressing
    3   1605-2045  1785     77.00-82.00       79.51   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, NASHVILLE, TN
        Jodee Inman, 502-782-4139 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS154.txt