Hardin Co. Stockyard Graded Sale, Savannah, TN

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jan 3, 2018

**This sale was closed on Jan 3, 2018 in observance of the New Year
holiday. The next sale will be Jan 10, 2018. Below is the report from
December 20, 2017.***

Cattle Receipts: 212     Last week: 826     Last year: not reported

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows 5.00 higher. Bulls and 
feeders not well established.

Feeders: 160     Slaughter: 30     Replacements: 22
  
Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, replacement cows 17 percent, 
and feeders 65 percent.  The feeder supply included 39 percent steers, 41 
percent heifers, and 20 percent bulls. Near 12 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    365-365    365       155.00         155.00
    3    415-445    428    160.00-167.50     163.25
    3    450-495    480    155.00-160.00     156.56
    4    510-540    526    147.50-157.50     152.40
    2    560-590    575    147.50-152.50     149.93
    5    620-648    640    136.50-142.50     140.34
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    215-215    215       160.00         160.00
    1    585-585    585       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    295-295    295       142.50         142.50
    3    315-330    323    147.50-152.50     150.80
    3    355-380    365    152.50-159.00     155.58
    2    430-430    430       142.50         142.50
    1    655-655    655       135.00         135.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    425-425    425       137.50         137.50
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    710-710    710        60.00          60.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-200    200       162.50         162.50
    3    305-340    323       145.00         145.00
    2    380-395    388    135.00-140.00     137.55
    3    420-445    435    132.50-135.00     133.35
    1    445-445    445       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
    3    455-490    477    127.50-132.50     129.20
    3    510-545    527    122.50-125.00     124.17
    1    555-555    555       122.50         122.50
    2    620-635    628    120.00-127.50     123.71
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    400-400    400       127.50         127.50
    1    460-460    460       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    235-235    235       142.50         142.50
    4    365-390    380    122.50-135.00     128.15
    3    400-425    410    127.50-135.00     132.56
    2    450-480    465       130.00         130.00
    1    550-550    550       117.50         117.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    335-335    335       122.50         122.50
    1    375-375    375       122.50         122.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    405-405    405       152.50         152.50
    4    465-480    471    152.50-162.50     158.82
    1    515-515    515       130.00         130.00
    2    565-585    575    130.00-140.00     134.91
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    410-410    410       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    425-445    435    142.50-147.50     145.06
    3    450-450    450    142.50-147.50     145.00
    1    540-540    540       135.00         135.00
    1    610-610    610       130.00         130.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    855-855    855       700.00         700.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1220-1465  1343    860.00-875.00     866.82   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1205-1400  1303    825.00-875.00     848.13   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    2   1070-1105  1088    735.00-775.00     754.68   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1310-1310  1310       800.00         800.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1145-1145  1145       825.00         825.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Aged
    1   1200-1200  1200       825.00         825.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    1    965-965    965       775.00         775.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1230-1305  1278     52.00-56.00       53.96
    2   1270-1380  1325     58.00-59.00       58.48   High Dressing
    2   1430-1535  1483     61.00-63.00       61.96   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    870-870    870        48.00          48.00   Low Dressing
    2   1075-1125  1100     52.00-56.00       53.95
    1   1315-1315  1315        60.00          60.00   High Dressing
    5   1040-1315  1127     45.00-52.00       48.74   Low Dressing
    1   1415-1415  1415        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    945-1170  1058     43.00-48.00       45.77
    3   1120-1360  1267     40.00-45.00       42.91   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Rob Thomas, Market Reporter 502-782-4139 
www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS154.txt