Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Feb 21, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1010     Last week: 1080     Last year: 799

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. Bulls 
steady. Steers mostly steady. Heifers steady to 4.00 higher. Bulls steady to 
$4.00 higher. Quality fair to fancy. Demand strong. 

Feeders: 920     Slaughter: 48     Replacements: 42
  
Slaughter cows made up 4 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, and feeders 89 percent.  The feeder supply included 
43 percent steers, 43 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 46 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Offerings included the following load lot: 
60 hd, 805 lb, Medium and Large 1 mixed colored steers $139.00

Please Note: The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of 
classes and grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where 
some sales do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be 
included in the report. Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise 
noted.
   
Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    205-230    217    205.00-212.50     208.27
    2    255-290    273    195.00-202.50     198.51
    5    310-340    329    182.50-197.50     189.91
    1    330-330    330       205.00         205.00   Fancy
   13    350-395    378    182.50-192.50     188.06
    1    375-375    375       200.00         200.00   Fancy
    2    360-395    378    202.50-207.50     205.12   Thin
    8    410-445    432    175.00-185.00     181.10
    9    450-490    477    170.00-187.50     178.68
    1    470-470    470       190.00         190.00   Fancy
    9    500-545    519    155.00-167.50     163.39
    2    510-510    510    168.00-169.00     168.50   Fancy
   23    550-597    579    155.00-165.00     158.05
    2    560-580    570    167.50-170.00     168.77   Fancy
    8    600-640    616    141.00-151.00     146.58
    4    660-690    673    140.00-150.00     143.38
    9    670-670    670       146.00         146.00   Value Added
    5    707-740    720    136.00-147.50     142.12
   17    762-772    768    137.50-140.50     138.73   Value Added
    3    810-840    823    131.00-136.00     133.19
   69    800-805    804    135.00-139.00     138.48   Value Added
    1    880-880    880       125.00         125.00
   19    898-898    898       127.00         127.00   Value Added
    3    936-936    936       126.00         126.00   Value Added
    3    950-980    962    119.00-120.00     119.34
    1   1045-1045  1045       123.00         123.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    245-245    245       155.00         155.00
    2    285-285    285    140.00-187.50     163.75
    3    305-335    320    162.50-182.50     169.48
    4    355-395    374    160.00-177.50     167.87
    3    405-415    410    147.50-172.50     160.73
    1    450-450    450       167.00         167.00
    1    585-585    585       147.50         147.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    215-220    218    172.50-190.00     181.15
    2    270-290    280    177.50-182.50     180.09
    6    300-345    333    162.50-182.50     169.39
    5    365-380    371    162.50-175.00     171.49
    7    400-440    421    155.00-175.00     167.05
   11    455-480    463    150.00-168.00     164.50
    7    500-545    527    135.00-157.50     148.67
    3    585-595    590    135.00-150.00     143.35
   12    650-690    674    127.00-136.00     133.97
    2    715-745    730    125.00-127.50     126.22
    1    780-780    780       127.50         127.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    410-410    410       150.00         150.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    260-285    274    162.50-192.50     172.77
    6    300-345    322    152.50-162.50     158.29
    7    370-395    383    147.50-157.50     152.55
    1    370-370    370       165.00         165.00   Fancy
   18    400-445    422    147.50-160.00     154.77
   17    450-495    469    145.00-157.50     150.35
    1    450-450    450       154.00         154.00   Thin
   29    500-545    524    136.00-150.00     143.58
    1    525-525    525       152.00         152.00   Fancy
    1    540-540    540       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
   13    550-595    570    132.50-143.00     137.68
    1    560-560    560       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
    6    600-645    625    130.00-137.50     134.33
   26    660-695    667    120.00-132.50     129.02
    5    658-658    658       132.00         132.00   Value Added
    4    710-730    720    121.00-128.00     125.72
    5    712-712    712       131.00         131.00   Value Added
    2    750-795    773    121.00-122.50     121.77
   55    760-760    760       130.50         130.50   Value Added
    1    800-800    800       122.50         122.50
   19    811-829    816    121.00-121.50     121.37   Value Added
   11    851-851    851       124.00         124.00   Value Added
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    250-280    265    152.50-162.50     157.22
    1    325-325    325       130.00         130.00
    5    355-390    373    122.50-152.50     136.07
    2    470-495    483    132.50-142.00     137.37
    4    500-545    516    127.50-135.00     130.69
    1    595-595    595       127.00         127.00
    1    665-665    665       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    215-225    221    152.50-162.50     158.08
    2    290-290    290    152.50-155.00     153.75
    4    320-345    331    142.50-152.50     149.47
    6    350-395    376    142.50-152.50     145.77
    2    425-445    435    137.50-145.00     141.16
    5    460-485    469    140.00-145.00     141.20
    5    515-543    530    132.50-135.00     132.99
   10    550-596    584    121.00-135.00     123.89
    3    600-630    613    112.50-128.00     120.87
    1    720-720    720       119.00         119.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    475-475    475       138.00         138.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    405-440    426    172.50-185.00     178.24
    8    450-490    466    170.00-180.00     175.76
    1    475-475    475       185.00         185.00   Fancy
    9    505-545    528    155.00-168.00     163.05
    2    500-530    515    173.00-177.50     175.18   Fancy
    5    550-580    565    156.00-163.00     159.32
    3    600-645    618    132.50-137.50     135.88
    8    650-690    681    127.50-137.50     134.28
    4    710-730    720    127.50-135.00     129.99
    1    995-995    995       100.00         100.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    430-440    435    162.50-165.00     163.76
    2    480-490    485    155.00-165.00     160.05
    2    570-590    580    137.50-142.50     140.04
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    7    410-445    434    162.50-173.00     166.83
    2    475-480    478    167.50-175.00     171.27
    2    515-535    525    147.50-155.00     151.18
   21    555-595    582    141.00-150.00     141.61
    1    645-645    645       135.00         135.00
    2    720-735    728    126.00-130.00     128.02
    1    760-760    760       120.00         120.00
    1    800-800    800       122.50         122.50
    1    870-870    870       124.00         124.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1185-1185  1185   999.00-1050.00    1050.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Aged
    1   1140-1140  1140       800.00         800.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1255-1255  1255        65.00          65.00
    1   1570-1570  1570        61.00          61.00
    2   1405-1595  1500     64.00-65.00       64.47   High Dressing
    2   1450-1615  1533        55.00          55.00   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    8    940-1315  1136     54.00-64.00       57.12
    3   1090-1260  1172     62.00-66.00       64.10   High Dressing
    4   1095-1385  1203     54.00-55.00       54.48   Low Dressing
    1   1445-1445  1445        63.00          63.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    770-770    770        55.00          55.00
    5    850-1075   982     45.00-55.00       52.26
    1   1130-1130  1130        35.00          35.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1355-1410  1383     75.00-81.00       78.06
    2   1175-1330  1253     65.00-70.00       67.35   Low Dressing
    2   1500-1560  1530     76.00-88.00       82.12
    5   1595-2320  1930     89.00-95.00       92.47   High 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