Tennessee Cattle Auction

Monday, September 25, 2017

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 11 TN Auctions 10,187 11 Last Week 8,897 11 Last Year 8,186

Compared to the same sales last week, slaughter cows 4.00 to 9.00 lower.
Slaughter bulls 8.00 to 10.00 lower. Feeder steers/bulls 1.00 to 5.00
lower. Feeder heifers 1.00 to 3.00 lower. 
 
Feeder supply this week consisted of 33% over 600 lbs; 43% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   940-1180    1094     49.50-54.50       52.76                
         52  1205-1590    1438     48.00-61.00       53.93                
          6  1210-1505    1379     40.00-52.50       47.29 Low Dressing   
         25  1600-1960    1712     48.50-62.00       53.98                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        120   830-1195    1087     50.00-68.00       57.77                
         16   965-1185    1106     59.00-75.00       65.75 High Dressing  
         36   845-1175    1063     44.50-56.50       52.14 Low Dressing   
        186  1200-1875    1367     50.50-67.00       58.80                
         24  1230-1650    1365     56.00-73.50       64.14 High Dressing  
         26  1200-1720    1338     45.00-55.50       52.39 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   575-735      663     40.00-55.00       50.63                
          5   640-695      677     30.00-44.00       39.24 Low Dressing   
         13   755-840      794     47.50-55.00       51.40                
          8   760-830      801     38.00-52.00       45.46 Low Dressing   
        101   850-1190    1046     43.00-64.00       52.85                
         33   850-1180    1017     38.00-52.00       45.78 Low Dressing   
         22  1205-1520    1331     45.00-65.00       57.32                
         13  1200-1460    1295     43.50-51.20       47.25 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         31  1120-1480    1363     72.00-87.50       78.38                
          4  1295-1480    1426     79.00-90.00       86.22 High Dressing  
         17  1030-1445    1234     65.00-77.00       70.46 Low Dressing   
         67  1525-2170    1789     70.00-92.00       80.66                
         17  1610-2130    1891     78.00-101.00      89.84 High Dressing  
         14  1500-2390    1766     62.00-76.00       72.45 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   225-240      233    160.00-195.00     181.30                
         12   250-295      278    149.00-192.50     172.46                
         41   305-348      325    145.00-185.00     167.71                
         84   350-395      379    145.00-184.00     162.71                
          5   350-360      356    175.00-179.00     177.29 Fancy          
         63   400-445      423    142.00-175.00     160.80                
        120   450-498      477    140.00-165.00     153.60                
          6   458-480      465    157.00-167.00     162.79 Fancy          
          8     474        474       165.00         165.00 Value Added    
        214   500-547      525    130.00-160.00     145.93                
         12   502-540      512    147.00-166.00     156.27 Fancy          
         11   500-544      527    153.00-160.00     156.38 Value Added    
        166   550-598      574    129.00-156.00     144.32                
          4   550-585      571    147.50-150.00     149.38 Fancy          
         20   565-587      581    146.00-157.00     148.38 Value Added    
        191   600-645      620    130.00-154.50     144.37                
         47   606-640      619    141.00-156.00     148.29 Value Added    
         72   650-698      667    125.00-151.00     137.85                
         51   655-698      667    141.00-153.00     148.64 Value Added    
         85   700-748      723    120.00-150.00     140.33                
         47   705-745      722    130.00-150.00     138.79 Value Added    
         58   750-795      772    120.00-146.00     133.26                
         37     757        757       143.25         143.25 Value Added    
         20   800-845      820    113.00-136.00     127.85                
         18   808-833      829    135.00-139.50     135.96 Value Added    
         60     861        861       144.10         144.10 Load           
        122   850-881      865    131.50-146.35     144.15 Value Added    
          5   950-985      970    110.00-124.00     118.05                

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   365-390      374    110.00-142.50     130.65                
          4   410-435      419    112.50-148.00     137.10                
         10   455-490      472    120.00-149.00     139.12                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   215-225      222    140.00-152.50     144.40                
          8   255-295      281    135.00-162.50     144.48                
         16   300-345      327    132.00-165.00     151.11                
         25   350-395      373    120.00-168.00     144.45                
         26   400-445      426    120.00-154.00     140.44                
         31   450-497      483    123.00-150.00     138.06                
         39   500-545      522    110.00-147.00     132.06                
         12   550-595      570    123.50-141.00     132.65                
         21   600-645      618    121.00-136.50     126.68                
         10   650-690      669    120.00-132.00     126.03                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   200-245      232    150.00-160.00     155.39                
          6   250-295      276    151.00-165.00     157.58                
         17   300-345      325    150.00-168.00     158.51                
          4   300-345      323    171.00-177.00     173.71 Fancy          
         18   350-390      375    140.00-167.00     154.45                
          5   350-375      363    161.00-175.00     166.74 Fancy          
         80   400-448      422    139.00-171.00     151.18                
          8   405-442      430    157.00-172.00     163.94 Fancy          
        148   450-495      470    121.00-158.00     145.09                
         11   450-480      464    151.50-164.00     159.52 Fancy          
        225   500-549      524    119.00-152.00     133.71                
          4   505-525      514    135.00-154.00     148.19 Fancy          
        224   550-599      575    120.00-145.00     133.13                
          5   550-565      559    137.00-147.00     142.60 Fancy          
        148   600-645      621    115.00-140.00     129.16                
          5   610-645      626    127.00-139.00     131.53 Fancy          
        100   650-695      667    110.00-134.00     119.62                
         77   700-746      720    108.00-131.00     117.37                
         34   750-796      769    100.00-125.00     114.33                
         20   800-845      817     92.00-119.00     108.22                
          8   866-879      874    109.50-114.00     111.17                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   400-440      416     90.00-140.00     126.18                
          4   450-490      469    117.50-142.50     129.18                
          4   505-510      506    112.50-140.00     126.66                
          4   555-590      575    120.00-122.50     121.36                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         47   405-445      430    122.00-153.00     134.58                
         65   450-495      479    110.00-151.00     127.01                
         30   500-540      519    115.00-139.00     127.17                
         39   558-595      573    110.00-134.00     117.48                
         31   600-645      627    103.00-131.00     116.10                
         12   655-695      673    101.00-120.00     110.48                
          9   710-735      727    104.00-118.00     112.57                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   205-240      230    135.00-170.00     150.74                
         17   252-295      272    130.00-172.00     146.38                
         50   300-348      323    130.00-165.00     144.27                
        131   350-399      381    121.50-163.00     138.23                
          5   370-395      380    147.00-150.00     148.20 Fancy          
        173   400-449      426    124.50-158.00     140.12                
          4   410-430      419    147.00-159.00     152.48 Fancy          
          4     418        418       134.00         134.00 Value Added    
        301   450-496      472    125.00-152.00     136.04                
         25   454-479      462    128.00-149.00     134.97 Value Added    
        352   500-548      524    120.00-151.00     132.43                
          4   500-525      511    134.00-142.50     137.92 Fancy          
          4   500-540      519    115.00-125.00     118.83 Full           
        100   505-538      518    131.00-155.00     153.30 Value Added    
        292   550-598      573    118.00-142.50     128.45                
         55   552-587      561    131.50-147.00     139.42 Value Added    
        179   600-649      624    112.50-138.00     128.86                
          6   600-635      619    133.00-136.00     133.85 Fancy          
         47   600-647      617    131.00-143.00     134.79 Value Added    
        137   650-698      670    115.00-133.00     123.89                
         54   654-695      659    132.00-140.00     133.91 Value Added    
         64   700-745      719    105.00-132.00     123.04                
         28   703-740      708    120.00-127.50     126.87 Value Added    
         23   750-790      767    110.00-129.50     120.80                
         23   752-775      763    120.00-127.00     125.45 Value Added    
         10   800-848      833    107.00-122.50     115.05                
         20   802-843      823    120.00-125.50     123.10 Value Added    
         18   850-895      864     95.00-114.00     105.20                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   360-390      368    120.00-125.00     121.94                
          7   400-445      421    116.00-133.00     125.12                
          6   450-490      465    110.00-122.50     118.25                
          7   500-535      517    100.00-128.00     117.80                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   210-244      236    130.00-142.50     134.15                
          9   250-295      283    120.00-147.00     131.26                
         26   300-345      327    110.00-135.00     124.82                
         58   350-395      372    110.00-151.00     124.91                
         55   400-449      426    115.00-139.00     126.09                
         54   450-495      472    115.00-140.00     123.59                
         54   500-548      525    109.00-135.00     118.38                
         45   550-595      565    109.00-126.00     118.67                
         23   600-639      628    113.00-126.00     116.79                
          7     609        609       112.00         112.00 Value Added    
         20   650-695      657    110.00-122.00     111.73                
          5   700-740      714    100.00-114.00     110.25                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4     770        770        85.00          85.00                

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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