Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 30, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 907     Last week: 696     Last year: 497

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows steady. Bulls not 
well established last week. Steers and bulls under 450 lbs 9.00 to 17.00 
higher, over 450 lbs steady to 6.00 higher. Heifers under 500 lbs steady 
to 3.00 lower, over 500 lbs 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Quality fair to fancy. 
Demand good.

Feeders: 758     Slaughter: 84     Replacements: 65
 
Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 9 percent, and feeders 81 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 42 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 13 percent 
bulls. Near 41 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    246-246    246       182.50         182.50
    4    280-285    283    170.00-185.00     179.40
   10    310-337    327    170.00-185.00     176.81
    3    325-335    328    190.00-200.00     195.77   Fancy
   14    350-398    384    160.00-177.50     168.30
    7    366-385    369       180.00         180.00   Fancy
    1    385-385    385       187.50         187.50   Thin Fleshed
   10    415-446    434    155.00-168.00     159.82
    3    450-485    465    145.00-155.00     151.52
   14    502-545    513    137.00-153.50     146.98
   11    555-590    573    136.00-147.00     143.92
    2    555-565    560       154.00         154.00   Fancy
   21    600-639    621    131.00-139.00     137.19
   29    619-632    621    142.50-151.50     149.69   Value Added
   13    655-682    672    131.00-139.00     134.61
    4    677-690    684    137.50-144.00     140.78   Value Added
    4    712-740    724    128.00-137.00     133.19
   10    716-731    725    139.00-139.50     139.30   Value Added
    9    750-788    775    122.50-134.00     127.89
    8    846-846    846       128.00         128.00
    4    836-836    836       130.00         130.00   Value Added
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    375-375    375       145.00         145.00
    1    425-425    425       140.00         140.00
    1    500-500    500       127.50         127.50
    1    675-675    675       126.00         126.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    235-235    235       155.00         155.00
    3    250-295    277    150.00-175.00     162.65
    6    305-340    323    150.00-167.50     158.08
    8    360-390    378    142.50-165.00     153.41
    5    425-445    437    140.00-150.00     144.90
    9    450-480    462    135.00-146.00     141.16
    5    505-545    524    130.00-140.00     135.03
    2    570-580    575    120.00-122.50     121.26
    2    605-610    608    122.50-126.00     124.24
    2    665-690    678    126.00-128.00     127.02
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    480-495    488    122.50-130.00     126.19
    1    700-700    700       107.50         107.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    240-241    241    155.00-157.50     157.00
    1    265-265    265       140.00         140.00
    5    315-345    330    142.50-152.50     146.55
    9    350-390    367    140.00-145.00     142.89
   18    410-445    422    127.50-137.50     132.22
    4    400-400    400       140.00         140.00   Fancy
   32    450-495    473    126.00-136.00     132.18
    2    450-495    473    117.50-120.00     118.69   Fleshy
    1    475-475    475       139.00         139.00   Fancy
   28    500-545    520    122.50-134.00     129.27
    7    549-549    549       137.00         137.00   Value Added
    7    550-590    574    124.00-135.00     128.99
   13    600-645    616    121.00-134.00     127.74
    1    640-640    640       117.50         117.50   Fleshy
   40    609-626    623    137.00-138.00     137.17   Value Added
    8    655-690    679    119.00-127.00     122.68
   20    660-699    693    126.00-133.00     131.85   Value Added
    6    700-720    708    117.50-128.00     122.18
    3    770-785    780    125.00-127.00     125.66
    5    774-774    774       127.50         127.50   Value Added
    2    805-830    818    119.00-120.00     119.49
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    375-375    375       135.00         135.00
    2    520-540    530    117.50-120.00     118.73
    1    595-595    595       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    280-280    280       120.00         120.00
    4    310-345    329    127.50-132.50     130.72
    5    355-380    366    125.00-132.50     129.92
    6    400-440    419    117.50-127.50     122.07
    4    450-495    480    122.50-132.50     126.35
    1    570-570    570       117.50         117.50
    1    610-610    610       117.50         117.50
    1    675-675    675       110.00         110.00
    1    710-710    710       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    4    365-385    376    120.00-127.50     123.09
    3    450-485    470    112.50-117.50     114.22

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    400-445    420    147.50-157.00     151.17
    7    465-490    475    137.50-145.00     141.14
   13    500-545    525    130.00-139.00     136.03
    8    550-585    567    127.50-140.00     134.54
    5    605-645    620    119.00-130.00     125.57
    4    670-695    681    120.00-130.00     126.60
    3    705-730    717    115.00-118.00     116.82
    1    905-905    905       110.00         110.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    440-445    443       140.00         140.00
    2    450-455    453    132.00-137.50     134.73
    1    565-565    565       127.50         127.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    425-445    436    122.50-144.00     132.37
    7    465-495    478    122.50-140.00     131.90
    1    545-545    545       130.00         130.00
    1    585-585    585       117.50         117.50
    1    605-605    605       123.00         123.00
    1    660-660    660       112.50         112.50
    5    720-745    731    105.00-112.00     108.79
    1    820-820    820       109.00         109.00
    1    910-910    910        99.00          99.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    935-935    935       950.00         950.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1070-1130  1100   1025.00-1075.00    1049.32   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    4   1230-1400  1318   935.00-1175.00    1024.31   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    815-815    815       825.00         825.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1105-1105  1105       825.00         825.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1130-1130  1130       875.00         875.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
    1   1480-1480  1480       875.00         875.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    2    975-1030  1003    740.00-750.00     744.86   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1350-1350  1350        62.00          62.00
    1   1305-1305  1305        66.00          66.00   High Dressing
    1   1405-1405  1405        65.00          65.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    3    760-870    808     58.00-62.00       59.75
   26    920-1370  1205     57.00-65.00       61.77
    4   1035-1360  1146     65.00-68.00       65.72   High Dressing
    3   1200-1335  1255     55.00-57.00       55.71   Low Dressing
    6   1400-1635  1536     60.00-65.00       62.31
    1   1435-1435  1435        66.00          66.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    750-760    755     49.00-52.00       50.51   Low Dressing
   12    850-1140   998     54.00-58.00       55.84

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1435-1435  1435        84.00          84.00
    1   1465-1465  1465        88.00          88.00   High Dressing
    2   1510-1585  1548     85.00-87.00       86.02
    2   1965-2145  2055     90.00-93.00       91.57   High Dressing
    1   1790-1790  1790        82.00          82.00   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