Tennessee Cattle Auction

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 11 TN Auctions 7,214 11 Last Week 6,229 10 Last Year 4,267

Compared to the same sales last week, slaughter cows steady to 3.00
higher. Slaughter bulls steady. Feeder steers under 500 lbs 5.00 to
12.00 higher, over 500 lbs 3.00 to 8.00 higher. Feeder bulls 1.00 to
8.00 higher. Feeder heifers 4.00 to 6.00 higher.
 
Feeder supply this week consisted of 34% over 600 lbs; 41% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   935-1180    1076     57.00-65.00       62.35                
         70  1200-1595    1394     58.00-69.00       63.29                
         10  1250-1530    1392     65.00-68.00       66.95 High Dressing  
          5  1235-1560    1372     52.00-58.00       55.75 Low Dressing   
         23  1605-1835    1698     56.00-69.00       62.18                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        121   805-1195    1074     57.50-75.50       66.28                
         27   815-1195    1055     65.00-97.00       76.46 High Dressing  
         28   825-1170    1024     57.50-64.00       60.99 Low Dressing   
        143  1200-1740    1353     57.00-74.50       65.50                
         17  1225-1575    1369     65.00-90.00       73.04 High Dressing  
         18  1200-1795    1387     50.00-64.00       58.25 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   765-840      808     55.00-63.00       58.37                
          7   750-840      790     44.00-52.00       48.70 Low Dressing   
        102   850-1190    1019     52.00-68.00       57.63                
          4  1020-1170    1110     69.00-78.00       73.30 High Dressing  
         20   885-1185    1039     44.50-53.00       49.50 Low Dressing   
         18  1200-1500    1311     52.00-68.00       60.25                
          4  1220-1325    1258     67.00-70.00       69.02 High Dressing  
          9  1230-1445    1294     43.00-54.50       50.49 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         24  1120-1485    1313     82.00-95.50       87.46                
          7  1315-1490    1426     88.00-101.00      96.81 High Dressing  
         14  1040-1490    1331     66.00-84.00       78.20 Low Dressing   
         43  1510-2215    1812     81.00-97.50       87.85                
         22  1560-2145    1804     89.00-106.00      97.07 High Dressing  
         13  1565-2315    1831     71.00-84.00       79.80 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9   210-246      235    160.00-182.50     176.16                
         22   255-298      279    148.00-365.00     172.48                
         39   305-345      327    146.00-185.00     165.91                
         58   350-398      376    134.00-183.00     165.37                
          7   366-385      369       180.00         180.00 Fancy          
         55   400-448      422    145.00-171.00     157.23                
         92   450-495      471    129.00-167.00     154.20                
        113   500-548      523    127.00-153.50     142.97                
          7   500-545      515    154.00-161.50     158.83 Fancy          
         22   514-535      522    135.00-164.00     154.02 Value Added    
        104   550-598      575    131.00-150.00     142.43                
         42   555-594      577    153.00-161.00     157.23 Fancy          
         34   551-595      571    136.00-163.00     156.93 Value Added    
         77   600-645      622    120.00-148.00     137.77                
         84   600-634      618    137.00-152.50     149.28 Value Added    
        106   650-698      679    120.00-145.75     139.68                
         57   650-695      677    137.50-151.00     147.44 Value Added    
         57   700-743      727    115.00-145.00     136.01                
         14   716-731      726    139.00-145.00     140.94 Value Added    
         36   750-788      776    116.00-143.00     134.03                
         16   820-846      840    106.00-138.00     125.06                
         65   810-836      825    130.00-141.00     140.25 Value Added    

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   360-385      374    117.00-149.00     136.83                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   250-295      274    140.00-175.00     154.70                
         16   305-345      325    141.00-167.50     151.95                
         22   355-398      380    127.00-165.00     146.40                
         13   410-445      435    125.00-150.00     140.51                
         27   450-485      469    122.00-150.00     139.20                
         18   500-545      519    117.00-140.00     123.95                
          7   565-595      580    120.00-130.00     124.00                
         14   605-645      618    112.00-134.00     125.92                
          4   665-690      676    116.50-128.00     121.77                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   255-295      274    134.00-192.00     158.44                
         20   300-345      322    140.00-172.00     156.98                
         12   350-395      373    140.00-171.00     151.54                
         76   400-445      422    137.00-162.00     152.67                
          4   402-440      420    156.00-161.00     158.39 Fancy          
        143   450-498      471    130.00-155.00     143.08                
          7   455-480      465    145.00-157.00     152.87 Fancy          
        134   500-545      523    120.00-154.00     133.97                
        114   550-597      570    116.00-141.00     129.18                
         87   600-645      622    115.00-136.00     126.96                
         71   650-695      670    107.00-132.00     121.67                
         11   665-686      683    126.50-136.00     128.18 Fancy          
         35   700-745      718    102.00-122.00     112.62                
         15   750-795      769    103.00-120.00     112.54                
         16   800-845      815     88.00-112.00     102.55                
          8   850-880      864     85.00-105.00      96.47                
          7   900-940      916     91.00-110.00     100.96                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   450-470      460    124.00-138.00     131.28                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         21   400-445      428    120.00-144.00     135.12                
         36   450-495      477    115.00-140.00     129.46                
         27   505-545      527    107.00-138.00     126.35                
         16   550-590      573    101.00-130.00     116.82                
         12   600-640      612    110.00-123.00     117.49                
         12   650-695      673     91.00-124.00     111.74                
          8   705-745      726    105.00-118.00     110.98                
          6   813-845      825     82.50-109.00      97.67                
          4   855-880      868     83.00-98.00       92.78                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9   225-241      238    140.00-162.50     151.90                
         11   255-295      272    135.00-155.00     143.28                
         38   300-348      331    129.00-170.00     144.30                
         79   350-398      377    124.00-164.00     142.59                
        128   400-446      427    120.00-154.00     137.50                
         10   400-430      409    140.00-153.00     145.88 Fancy          
         26   427-430      427    135.50-150.00     144.08 Value Added    
        205   450-498      475    119.00-147.00     138.52                
        238   500-549      525    120.00-145.00     134.09                
         28   500-549      521    135.00-146.50     141.49 Value Added    
        185   550-599      571    115.00-141.00     130.39                
         27   552-591      568    136.00-144.00     140.67 Fancy          
        138   600-647      620    110.00-141.00     128.32                
         48   605-628      622    130.00-138.00     136.54 Value Added    
         73   650-695      672    113.00-135.50     126.09                
         53   660-699      681    123.50-135.00     132.02 Value Added    
         36   700-740      712    109.00-128.00     120.24                
         33   705-728      722    123.00-133.00     130.69 Value Added    
         15   750-790      769    112.00-127.00     120.13                
          5     774        774       127.50         127.50 Value Added    
          6   805-845      826    110.00-124.00     118.47                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         17   300-345      328    110.00-150.00     132.41                
         24   355-395      373    114.00-144.00     127.79                
         30   400-445      426    115.00-137.00     127.00                
         32   450-495      476    115.00-132.50     124.12                
         18   500-540      518    119.00-133.00     126.60                
         21   550-595      566    100.00-124.00     115.86                
         18   605-645      618    116.00-124.00     119.80                
          4   658-680      668    110.00-122.50     119.21                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   365-385      376    120.00-127.50     123.09                

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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