Tennessee Cattle Auction

Monday, November 20, 2017

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 10 TN Auctions 9,313 10 Last Week 10,139 11 Last Year 11,251

Compared to the same sales last week, slaughter cows 1.00 to 4.00 higher.
Slaughter bulls 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Feeder steers/bulls 2.00 to 5.00
lower. Feeder heifers 1.00 to 4.00 lower.

Feeder supply this week consisted of 29% over 600 lbs; 42% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11  1000-1185    1154     43.00-54.00       47.49                
         83  1210-1585    1408     42.00-56.00       48.22                
         26  1600-1970    1722     42.00-58.00       46.62                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         81   915-1195    1078     42.00-63.00       50.47                
         13  1000-1180    1123     52.00-69.50       61.38 High Dressing  
         22   970-1195    1117     39.00-50.00       43.87 Low Dressing   
        134  1200-1800    1383     44.00-63.00       50.23                
         12  1235-1515    1369     50.00-67.00       57.22 High Dressing  
         21  1200-1535    1317     38.50-51.00       43.90 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   825-840      833     37.00-44.00       40.75                
          7   805-845      824     28.00-38.00       34.55 Low Dressing   
         83   850-1195    1040     35.50-53.50       44.08                
         22   850-1135     942     30.00-39.00       33.59 Low Dressing   
         18  1210-1565    1306     41.00-48.00       44.50                
          7  1205-1425    1292     30.00-43.50       36.19 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         24  1025-1485    1321     50.00-85.00       69.76                
         21  1010-1480    1290     50.00-72.00       59.46 Low Dressing   
         54  1510-2425    1813     60.00-85.00       69.34                
          8  1755-2285    1981     70.00-90.00       81.19 High Dressing  
         12  1505-2485    1759     54.00-74.00       62.16 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   220-243      236    155.00-192.50     173.95                
         21   253-295      278    160.00-192.50     174.50                
         78   300-348      327    147.50-185.00     162.94                
          7   318-325      322    174.00-186.00     179.22 Fancy          
         89   350-395      379    141.00-177.50     158.11                
         10   350-395      365    174.00-190.00     181.24 Fancy          
         67   400-446      426    132.00-171.00     154.30                
          9   415-444      440    169.00-177.50     175.78 Fancy          
        104   450-498      475    129.00-162.50     148.13                
          4     480        480       152.50         152.50 Fancy          
         29   450-493      475    143.50-165.00     156.91 Value Added    
        126   500-545      523    128.00-159.00     144.19                
          7   520-540      524    147.00-155.00     152.98 Fancy          
         52   500-543      525    151.00-165.00     155.81 Value Added    
        146   550-598      575    126.00-156.50     143.42                
         48   551-594      573    145.00-162.00     152.56 Value Added    
        106   600-648      620    125.00-147.00     140.53                
         99   600-648      619    136.00-152.50     147.06 Value Added    
         86   650-695      675    125.00-146.00     136.69                
         76     691        691       158.25         158.25 Load           
         49   650-698      676    140.00-155.00     146.10 Value Added    
         40   700-745      719    126.00-143.50     135.80                
         35   708-735      723    141.00-147.00     145.42 Value Added    
         14   753-795      775    130.00-142.00     133.88                
         37   760-789      776    141.00-152.00     145.15 Value Added    
          9   800-840      819    119.00-132.00     127.29                
          8   807-833      823    135.00-141.00     137.78 Value Added    
         12   855-887      877    125.50-135.00     130.05                
          4     865        865       134.00         134.00 Value Added    
          4     970        970       127.50         127.50                

                    Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   500-533      526    120.00-130.00     122.71                

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   300-345      326    110.00-172.50     148.33                
          8   355-390      376    130.00-172.50     147.04                
          7   400-445      414    110.00-152.50     136.91                
          4   500-535      523    118.00-137.00     126.84                
          4   560-580      570    112.50-141.00     128.91                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         12   255-295      280    135.00-175.00     151.60                
         19   310-342      326    124.00-175.00     155.33                
         38   350-395      373    125.00-165.00     148.18                
         35   405-448      429    117.50-152.00     141.00                
         24   450-495      470    127.00-145.00     135.22                
         24   500-545      527    120.00-145.00     133.83                
         34   555-595      577    119.00-140.00     131.00                
         18   600-645      618    108.00-136.00     125.79                
         11   650-690      669    122.50-135.00     129.98                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         15   255-295      287    140.00-161.00     151.73                
         11   300-335      320    150.00-160.00     155.56                
          4   300-340      318    169.00-174.00     172.35 Fancy          
         38   350-395      371    139.00-169.00     154.13                
         75   400-447      424    132.00-172.50     149.50                
          4   405-430      418    151.00-165.00     156.45 Fancy          
        181   450-499      478    128.00-157.00     142.26                
          5   460-482      475    108.00-117.50     111.46 Brahman X      
        156   500-545      524    120.00-152.00     134.29                
          5   520-545      529    108.00-131.00     120.94 Brahman X      
        201   550-597      574    119.00-143.00     129.27                
        123   600-645      616    102.00-137.00     122.62                
        152   650-698      672    104.00-134.00     121.74                
         72   700-745      721     99.00-128.00     117.24                
         84   752-797      776     98.00-122.00     117.31                
         20   800-845      821     84.00-120.00     107.37                
         18   850-890      870     90.00-113.00     105.52                

                    Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   360-390      378    118.00-140.00     132.85                
          4   415-445      425    120.00-132.00     125.06                
          4   450-475      463    114.00-126.00     118.50                
          5   505-530      516    115.00-134.00     124.22                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   420-445      432    122.50-147.50     136.33                
          4   600-635      611    112.00-121.00     116.49                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   310-345      329    132.00-150.00     139.81                
          6   355-395      372    125.00-152.00     141.61                
         45   400-445      426    117.50-150.00     137.56                
         32   450-495      480    110.00-142.00     129.44                
         34   500-545      520    110.00-137.00     128.25                
         21   550-595      577    109.00-130.00     117.73                
         15   605-643      628     90.00-125.00     117.32                
          7   650-690      664    108.00-127.00     116.68                
          6   710-745      730     96.00-119.00     107.99                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   215-245      234    125.00-171.00     150.01                
         26   250-295      275    120.00-171.00     139.60                
          5   250-285      264    159.00-161.00     160.14 Fancy          
         72   300-345      325    117.50-177.50     138.94                
          5   300-343      326    136.00-151.00     146.57 Fancy          
          4     309        309       151.00         151.00 Value Added    
        156   350-399      373    117.00-152.00     134.11                
          9   350-390      370    134.00-144.00     139.81 Fancy          
        199   400-445      420    114.00-148.00     131.97                
          6   405-430      420    136.00-148.00     141.14 Fancy          
         23   407-440      418    132.75-147.00     138.13 Value Added    
        336   450-498      472    115.00-145.50     131.33                
          4   450-495      463    129.00-142.50     136.41 Fancy          
         11   467-469      468    133.00-140.00     135.55 Value Added    
        249   500-546      524    113.00-144.50     128.33                
          5   515-540      526    133.00-140.00     134.76 Fancy          
         37   507-548      534    131.00-140.00     134.35 Value Added    
        250   550-598      574    113.00-136.00     125.34                
         51   551-587      563    131.00-140.00     136.04 Value Added    
        106   600-648      621    113.00-130.50     122.52                
          4   600-616      612    122.50-129.00     124.09 Fancy          
         31   600-610      600    128.00-138.50     138.16 Value Added    
        102   650-695      668    110.00-132.00     124.24                
         49   663-698      678    124.00-136.50     131.52 Value Added    
         43   700-745      722    110.00-130.00     122.20                
         39   700-741      727    124.50-135.00     129.71 Value Added    
         26   750-795      773    105.00-129.00     117.79                
         17   753-780      771    123.50-130.00     125.24 Value Added    
         18   800-845      822     98.00-124.00     109.97                
          8   850-890      864    102.00-123.00     116.35                

                   Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   408-420      413    112.00-114.00     113.00                
          4   460-480      471    109.00-110.00     109.25                
          5   500-540      523    108.00-110.00     109.39                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   315-335      321    100.00-130.00     112.37                
          5   350-390      372    110.00-132.50     123.47                
          6   400-430      418    110.00-130.00     119.25                
          7   450-490      466     90.00-128.00     117.47                
          6   555-595      569    110.00-122.50     116.66                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   215-235      224    153.00-160.00     158.32                
         14   250-285      266    117.50-146.00     137.45                
         16   310-348      335    110.00-144.00     130.19                
         37   350-395      372    110.00-138.00     125.52                
         60   400-445      426    110.00-138.00     126.55                
         56   450-495      470    111.00-133.00     123.04                
         28   500-545      521    110.00-127.00     117.66                
         40   550-595      573    105.00-125.00     115.28                
         16   600-645      616    103.00-121.00     113.68                
          4   650-670      660    102.00-117.00     111.95                
          8   705-740      728    107.00-118.00     111.47                

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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