Tennessee Cattle Auction

Monday, August 28, 2017

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 11 TN Auctions 6,229 10 Last Week 8,104 11 Last Year 7,541

Compared to the same sales last week, slaughter cows/bulls 1.00 to 2.00
lower. Feeder steers steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder bulls under 600 lbs
steady to 3.00 higher, over 600 lbs steady to 1.00 lower. Feeder heifers
steady to 7.00 higher. 
 
Feeder supply this week consisted of 32% over 600 lbs; 43% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7  1045-1190    1125     52.00-65.00       59.69                
         54  1205-1585    1402     53.50-66.00       61.27                
         10  1600-1990    1727     50.00-65.00       60.75                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        110   835-1195    1080     57.00-73.00       65.24                
         12  1015-1180    1088     65.00-81.00       74.85 High Dressing  
         30   860-1180    1048     54.00-63.50       59.48 Low Dressing   
         97  1200-1895    1364     57.00-72.50       65.10                
         16  1215-1555    1334     64.00-77.00       70.83 High Dressing  
         20  1215-1575    1306     52.00-65.00       58.70 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   670-745      714     40.00-55.00       48.38 Low Dressing   
          4   755-845      814     48.00-54.50       51.82                
          8   765-840      811     41.00-57.00       47.95 Low Dressing   
         70   860-1190    1020     48.00-70.00       57.12                
         28   855-1180    1008     36.00-59.00       49.22 Low Dressing   
         25  1210-1510    1325     51.00-70.50       60.85                
          8  1210-1400    1304     52.00-59.00       55.86 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         25  1035-1495    1305     82.00-98.00       87.62                
          6  1145-1445    1302     98.00-108.00     101.92 High Dressing  
         13  1035-1410    1217     72.00-84.00       77.36 Low Dressing   
         45  1520-2400    1811     79.00-95.00       87.34                
         13  1500-2085    1807     90.00-112.00      98.15 High Dressing  
         14  1510-2215    1774     75.00-84.00       79.32 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   200-240      225    155.00-195.00     169.29                
         20   250-295      273    140.00-190.00     166.68                
         17   300-345      324    150.00-180.00     160.42                
         65   350-398      375    140.00-176.00     153.16                
          4     379        379       163.00         163.00 Value Added    
         47   400-445      423    135.00-162.00     146.09                
         73   450-495      474    135.00-158.00     147.85                
          4   455-485      470    159.00-165.00     162.47 Fancy          
         12     458        458       152.00         152.00 Value Added    
        100   500-548      522    129.00-155.00     142.16                
         21   500-540      535    142.50-153.00     146.78 Value Added    
         88   550-596      572    130.00-148.00     139.51                
          7   550-556      555    145.50-148.00     145.85 Fancy          
          5   555-580      572    146.00-154.00     148.16 Value Added    
        103   600-648      625    125.00-145.00     134.64                
         14   600-640      629    135.00-149.50     143.01 Value Added    
         57   655-699      675    117.00-141.50     135.29                
         23   667-698      687    130.00-140.00     135.36 Value Added    
         34   700-745      718    120.00-135.00     128.06                
         34   700-735      720    132.00-137.75     134.74 Value Added    
         19   755-795      774    116.00-133.00     126.69                
         10     773        773       130.50         130.50 Value Added    
          8   815-845      829    105.00-127.00     116.40                
        134   850-887      852    124.00-138.10     137.11 Value Added    

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   465-495      481    125.00-144.00     137.17                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   210-245      228    130.00-170.00     147.25                
          9   260-295      278    141.00-167.50     154.77                
          8   310-345      330    120.00-149.00     135.98                
         32   350-395      374    130.00-150.00     140.03                
         12   400-445      422    130.00-147.50     138.33                
         11   450-485      468    117.00-141.00     132.59                
          9   510-540      526    117.00-138.00     128.24                
         11   550-595      569    121.00-133.00     126.53                
          6   600-635      618    121.00-130.00     126.01                
          7   655-690      676    115.00-130.00     122.68                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9   260-290      278    135.00-165.00     152.86                
         16   305-345      330    130.00-179.00     149.73                
         26   355-395      380    135.00-175.00     149.76                
         95   400-446      430    125.00-162.00     144.21                
          7   400-435      416    139.00-168.00     151.01 Fancy          
         86   450-497      477    125.00-154.00     138.27                
        136   500-545      519    119.00-144.00     132.57                
        113   550-595      573    110.00-139.00     129.10                
         80   600-645      620    100.00-132.50     122.39                
         61   650-695      672    100.00-128.00     119.90                
         15   700-740      715     95.00-116.00     109.71                
         20   750-795      768     91.00-111.00     102.45                
         13     778        778       119.50         119.50 Value Added    
          9   800-840      818     94.00-106.00     100.70                
          4   880-890      885     92.00-100.00      95.00                

                    Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   500-540      522    110.00-117.00     113.34                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   500-535      519    110.00-125.00     117.50                
          4   560-580      571    115.00-122.50     119.13                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         10   355-395      380    117.00-156.00     132.32                
         46   400-448      428    110.00-144.00     128.79                
         31   450-495      477    108.00-137.50     127.35                
         29   500-545      527    100.00-128.00     119.51                
         25   550-595      577    100.00-125.00     116.12                
          7   615-642      636    108.00-124.50     112.57                
         15   650-690      676    100.00-117.50     112.10                
         12   705-745      719     85.00-115.50     107.90                
          5   753-775      762    105.00-108.00     107.29                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   210-240      228    125.00-160.00     143.38                
         18   250-298      276    125.00-156.00     138.51                
         32   300-345      327    120.00-166.00     140.89                
         81   350-398      379    115.00-153.00     138.38                
          5   360-398      386    132.00-158.00     147.20 Fancy          
        100   400-448      425    117.00-153.00     137.22                
        202   450-498      473    115.00-149.00     134.74                
          9   450-485      462    128.00-147.50     142.56 Fancy          
          8   466-499      483    133.00-135.00     133.97 Value Added    
        173   500-545      524    114.00-140.00     128.08                
        178   550-597      573    114.00-135.00     125.76                
         61   572-579      578    137.50-143.00     138.90 Value Added    
        109   600-645      625    110.00-129.00     121.63                
         26   615-643      622    129.00-136.50     130.51 Value Added    
         47   650-695      666    105.00-134.00     120.64                
         51   650-698      683    124.50-139.50     131.69 Value Added    
         19   700-745      722    111.00-125.50     116.71                
         10   723-743      729    124.00-125.00     124.69 Value Added    
         19   750-795      771    104.00-128.00     115.76                
         67     750        750       129.25         129.25 Value Added    
          5   800-835      816    104.00-111.50     107.10                
          5   850-873      865     87.00-113.00     105.50                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   375-395      388    113.00-133.00     124.49                
          4   475-495      486    109.00-125.00     117.87                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   205-245      224    125.00-155.00     141.43                
         10   250-298      285    117.50-140.00     126.37                
         17   300-345      328    120.00-138.00     130.43                
         24   350-395      376    115.00-136.00     124.39                
         28   400-445      423    109.00-130.00     121.03                
         32   450-495      479    110.00-132.00     123.61                
         31   505-545      529    107.00-128.00     121.51                
         12   550-595      567    110.00-123.00     113.96                
         14   600-645      613     96.00-120.00     112.09                
         21   655-698      680    103.00-122.00     115.87                
          6   700-720      709    100.00-115.00     109.14                
          4   755-780      768     94.00-111.50     102.36                

Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC (502)782-4139
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls145.txt

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