Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Mar 7, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1638     Last week: 985     Last year: 719

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows 2.00 lower. Bulls steady. 
Steers steady to 5.00 lower. Heifers and bulls mostly steady. Quality fair to 
fancy. Demand moderate. 

Feeders: 1452     Slaughter: 110     Replacements: 76
 
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 
33 percent steers, 59 percent heifers, and 7 percent bulls. Near 33 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Offerings included the following load lots: 
57 head, Steers, 826 lbs, Medium and Large 1, Black, Black White face and 
Charolais cross, $135.00
131 head, Heifers, 707 lbs, Medium and Large 1, Black, Black White face and 
Charolais cross, $133.75

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 ared 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
    5    250-280    269    200.00-222.50     206.23
   10    300-345    324    187.50-200.00     193.46
    2    315-335    325    205.00-207.50     206.21   Fancy
    3    345-347    346       180.00         180.00   Fleshy
   22    350-395    381    180.00-197.50     186.62
    4    355-390    374    205.00-210.00     208.07   Fancy
   20    410-435    423    176.00-190.00     180.17
   26    455-495    480    171.00-185.00     174.30
   20    500-545    525    159.00-172.50     162.67
    2    510-515    513    177.50-180.00     178.74   Fancy
    1    515-515    515       175.00         175.00   Thin
    1    505-505    505       150.00         150.00   Fleshy
   25    551-585    561    151.00-160.00     156.60
    1    550-550    550       167.50         167.50   Thin
   10    600-625    620    150.00-157.50     151.57
   33    603-609    606    151.00-155.50     153.03   Value Added
    9    650-695    677    145.00-151.00     146.40
    9    700-703    701    141.00-145.00     143.66
    2    805-825    815    130.00-132.50     131.23
   57    826-826    826       135.00         135.00   Value Added
    1    965-965    965       104.00         104.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    225-225    225       185.00         185.00
    1    295-295    295       177.50         177.50
    5    305-340    320    158.00-180.00     170.39
    3    350-390    368    157.50-180.00     172.05
    6    400-445    423    140.00-172.50     163.92
    3    465-490    478    157.50-162.50     160.04
    1    545-545    545       152.00         152.00
    2    575-585    580    143.00-145.00     143.99
    4    600-635    614    132.50-147.50     139.98
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    220-245    233    185.00-190.00     187.37
    2    270-285    278    187.50-190.00     188.72
    7    300-335    319    162.50-182.50     173.48
   10    365-395    380    162.50-182.50     174.36
    4    410-430    418    152.50-172.50     164.87
    6    450-485    465    160.00-172.50     166.73
   17    500-545    526    151.00-161.00     153.01
    2    550-570    560    134.00-147.00     140.62
    4    605-640    625    140.00-146.00     142.37
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    225-225    225       180.00         180.00
    2    350-350    350    160.00-162.50     161.25
    1    405-405    405       145.00         145.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    465-465    465        60.00          60.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    205-230    218    165.00-170.00     167.64
    4    255-290    273    162.50-165.00     163.14
   12    305-335    320    162.50-170.00     166.45
    1    310-310    310       175.00         175.00   Fancy
   24    360-395    379    150.00-165.00     159.40
    2    360-365    363    172.50-176.00     174.26   Thin
   40    410-445    432    147.50-161.00     156.02
    3    415-440    428    162.00-165.00     163.35   Thin
   24    450-495    472    146.00-158.00     153.62
    1    450-450    450       160.00         160.00   Fancy
   75    496-496    496       160.50         160.50   Value Added
    4    460-487    480    161.00-162.50     161.36   Thin
   23    500-541    521    140.00-151.00     145.92
    2    505-520    513    152.50-153.00     152.75   Fancy
   41    555-595    573    136.00-145.00     141.10
  110    552-576    555    153.00-159.00     158.01   Value Added
    1    590-590    590       132.50         132.50   Fleshy
   27    600-647    637    134.00-144.00     136.22
    3    675-680    678    123.00-130.00     126.83
    8    663-663    663       134.00         134.00   Value Added
    2    650-655    653    122.50-125.00     123.75   Fleshy
    5    705-720    715    120.00-128.00     124.41
  131    707-707    707       133.75         133.75   Value Added
    3    795-795    795       124.00         124.00
    2    803-803    803       119.00         119.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    305-305    305       145.00         145.00
    1    390-390    390       142.50         142.50
    3    415-430    425    122.50-150.00     135.32
    1    460-460    460       137.00         137.00
    1    475-475    475       122.50         122.50   Fleshy
    2    510-515    513    134.00-135.00     134.50
    1    585-585    585       131.00         131.00
    1    645-645    645       127.50         127.50
    1    680-680    680       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    200-235    215    142.50-165.00     157.63
    3    290-295    293    147.50-162.50     154.96
    6    300-345    329    150.00-162.50     157.16
    5    370-390    384    145.00-155.00     150.83
   10    400-440    414    137.50-155.00     146.78
   10    455-490    472    137.50-143.00     140.67
    5    505-535    514    130.00-142.50     137.55
    4    570-595    583    122.50-133.00     130.19
    3    605-640    627    127.50-132.50     129.99
    2    690-695    693    122.50-125.00     123.75
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    225-225    225       147.50         147.50
    1    395-395    395       140.00         140.00
    1    455-455    455       127.50         127.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    400-445    428    170.00-187.50     174.49
    6    450-485    463    166.00-176.00     171.70
    9    505-545    526    153.00-168.00     160.41
   15    550-590    568    149.00-162.50     154.89
    3    615-630    623       142.50         142.50
    3    685-685    685       135.00         135.00
    5    705-730    721    122.50-130.00     126.48
    1    815-815    815       114.00         114.00
    2    850-855    853       112.50         112.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    445-445    445       157.50         157.50
    2    610-635    623    135.00-142.50     138.67
    1    665-665    665       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    6    400-435    421    162.50-172.50     168.27
    4    460-485    473    160.00-170.00     166.22
    2    605-640    623    129.00-144.00     136.29
    3    670-680    673    122.50-127.50     125.69
    1    775-775    775       117.50         117.50

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    960-995    967   975.00-1000.00     994.86   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    4   1211-1345  1245      1150.00        1150.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1140-1150  1145   975.00-1050.00    1012.66   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    2   1407-1407  1407      1300.00        1300.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1460-1460  1460       875.00         875.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    3   1270-1293  1285   950.00-1010.00     990.24   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    895-895    895       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    2   1055-1140  1098    775.00-825.00     799.03   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Aged
    1   1250-1250  1250       750.00         750.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    1   1000-1000  1000       825.00         825.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1130-1370  1248     55.00-60.00       56.83
    7   1450-1590  1523     55.00-63.00       59.40
    1   1510-1510  1510        69.00          69.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   28    910-1350  1128     55.00-62.00       58.44
    5   1225-1320  1262        65.00          65.00   High Dressing
    9    955-1180  1089     45.00-56.00       51.54   Low Dressing
    1   1420-1420  1420        61.00          61.00
    1   1510-1510  1510        54.00          54.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    790-790    790        52.00          52.00
    1    700-700    700        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing
   23    830-1170   982     48.00-56.00       53.02
    1    805-805    805        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1245-1245  1245        82.00          82.00
    2   1375-1440  1408     68.00-75.00       71.42   Low Dressing
    4   1830-1980  1906     82.00-89.00       85.43
    2   1505-1710  1608     82.00-84.00       83.06   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