Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 4, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 1053     Last week: 671     Last year: 709

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows 4.00 lower. Bulls 
steady. Steers steady to 7.00 higher. Bulls mostly steady. Heifers steady 
to 5.00 higher. Quality fair to fancy. Demand moderate to good.

Feeders: 930     Slaughter: 73     Replacements: 50
 
Slaughter cows made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 6 percent, and feeders 86 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 53 percent steers, 28 percent heifers, and 19 percent 
bulls. Near 43 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    310-335    327    177.50-185.00     180.54
   12    355-395    378    152.50-165.00     157.61
   17    410-447    435    142.50-155.00     148.94
   22    465-492    482    140.00-155.00     149.88
   16    500-545    521    132.50-150.00     142.04
   32    551-595    568    130.00-147.50     140.58
   39    605-640    624    130.00-141.00     137.77
   24    615-615    615       140.00         140.00   Value Added
   38    650-695    674    125.00-137.50     133.52
   70    688-688    688       153.50         153.50   Value Added
    7    700-745    716    125.00-132.50     128.35
   11    760-776    775    125.00-136.00     135.02
    4    800-810    804    125.00-130.00     126.75
    1    960-960    960       112.50         112.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    350-365    358       142.50         142.50
    2    405-440    423    137.50-142.50     140.10
    2    500-540    520    125.00-135.00     129.81
    1    615-615    615       105.00         105.00
    1    750-750    750       124.00         124.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    225-245    232    152.50-170.00     161.91
    4    250-285    266    142.50-160.00     152.30
    9    303-345    319    142.50-172.50     161.37
    8    350-380    369    140.00-155.00     147.80
    6    415-445    433    135.00-145.00     139.18
    5    460-495    475    127.50-142.50     135.52
    4    505-540    518    120.00-132.50     127.64
    3    560-595    577    124.00-135.00     128.59
    3    600-630    613    125.00-129.00     127.20
    1    935-935    935       107.50         107.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    290-290    290       157.50         157.50
    5    300-305    302    132.50-147.50     141.98
    8    369-380    371    131.00-145.00     141.63
   19    400-445    429    125.00-137.00     130.41
   15    450-495    472    128.00-140.00     132.48
   18    510-545    526    123.00-134.00     130.42
    1    515-515    515       112.50         112.50   Fleshy
   22    550-592    567    122.50-133.00     127.71
    2    560-590    575    117.50-120.00     118.72   Fleshy
    9    600-615    602    122.50-127.00     123.39
    1    620-620    620       117.50         117.50   Fleshy
   16    643-643    643       131.00         131.00   Value Added
   14    655-695    667    117.50-127.50     121.10
    2    680-680    680       115.00         115.00   Fleshy
    4    700-735    715    112.50-125.00     120.61
    2    765-785    775    105.00-107.50     106.23
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    320-340    330       122.50         122.50
    1    390-390    390       112.50         112.50
    3    400-410    407    112.50-127.50     118.36
    1    460-460    460       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    295-295    295       132.50         132.50
    3    320-345    333    125.00-132.50     128.31
    5    355-395    370    117.50-125.00     121.91
    8    400-435    421    112.50-125.00     120.09
    8    455-495    474    112.50-125.00     121.17
    7    500-530    514    112.50-125.00     119.01
    5    550-580    568    112.50-120.00     117.54
    4    610-635    628    107.50-116.00     112.96
    1    665-665    665       117.50         117.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    403-445    423    140.00-165.00     154.54
   12    450-496    481    132.50-145.00     138.22
   15    500-540    521    125.00-132.50     130.06
   28    550-595    583    124.00-132.50     127.16
    9    605-640    613    120.00-127.50     123.15
    1    665-665    665       122.50         122.50
    3    700-740    715    107.50-117.00     110.60
    2    770-785    778       110.00         110.00
    1    865-865    865       112.00         112.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    515-540    528    115.00-120.00     118.38
    1    650-650    650       105.00         105.00
    1    775-775    775        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    7    420-435    429    127.50-138.00     134.36
    4    450-485    468    125.00-135.00     130.53
    4    500-540    528    112.50-123.00     118.18
    3    565-580    572    117.50-125.00     121.63
    4    600-645    620    107.50-115.00     110.57
    4    675-680    676    108.00-119.00     111.74
    8    706-706    706       106.00         106.00
    1    750-750    750       110.00         110.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    860-860    860       975.00         975.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1    795-795    795       950.00         950.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1195-1195  1195       825.00         825.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1348-1348  1348      1025.00        1025.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1185-1185  1185      1000.00        1000.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    3   1210-1370  1283   900.00-1110.00    1007.71   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    2   1370-1400  1385       975.00         975.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1020-1020  1020       750.00         750.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1375-1375  1375       750.00         750.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1   1055-1055  1055       900.00         900.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1340-1340  1340       925.00         925.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1150-1225  1188     48.00-50.00       49.03
    2   1510-1550  1530        49.00          49.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   23    975-1335  1198     47.00-54.00       50.36
    2   1055-1205  1130     53.00-54.00       53.47   High Dressing
    5    920-1150  1078     42.00-47.00       44.09   Low Dressing
    2   1410-1425  1418     48.00-50.00       49.01
    1   1635-1635  1635        54.00          54.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    770-770    770        41.00          41.00   Low Dressing
    9    830-1235  1066     42.00-46.00       43.89
    3    895-1230  1030     40.00-42.00       41.38   Low Dressing
    1   1410-1410  1410        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1210-1390  1300     72.00-73.00       72.47
    4   1580-2170  1894     72.00-78.00       74.54
    1   1880-1880  1880        79.00          79.00   High Dressing

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