Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Mar 28, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 763     Last week: 1255     Last year: 1075

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Steers 
mostly steady. Heifers under 600 lbs steady to 4.00 higher, over 600 lbs steady. 
Bulls under 550 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, over 550 lbs steady. Quality fair to 
fancy. Demand moderate.

Feeders: 623     Slaughter: 71     Replacements: 69
 
Slaughter cows made up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 14 percent, and feeders 74 percent.  The feeder supply included 
36 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 19 percent bulls. Near 23 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

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
    1    240-240    240       170.00         170.00
    1    295-295    295       182.50         182.50
    8    300-345    318    167.00-182.50     174.95
    8    360-390    369    165.00-180.00     172.04
   12    405-445    421    161.00-172.50     164.39
    1    420-420    420       177.50         177.50   Fancy
   12    450-490    472    157.00-170.00     162.84
    1    455-455    455       175.00         175.00   Fancy
    7    500-543    530    149.00-155.00     151.67
    4    519-519    519       161.00         161.00   Value Added
    2    550-580    565    147.50-152.50     149.93
    1    565-565    565       142.50         142.50   Fleshy
   13    603-630    611    144.00-151.00     147.91
    2    665-665    665       144.00         144.00
    5    651-651    651       140.00         140.00   Value Added
    6    705-735    713    135.00-139.00     136.82
    1    780-780    780       137.50         137.50
    1    840-840    840       122.50         122.50
    7    830-830    830       122.00         122.00   Value Added
    1    925-925    925       112.50         112.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    270-270    270       152.50         152.50
    2    350-365    358       147.50         147.50
    1    405-405    405       141.00         141.00
    2    470-485    478    137.50-140.00     138.77
    1    605-605    605       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    225-240    232    162.50-175.00     166.64
    3    260-290    275    162.50-172.50     168.15
    2    305-340    323    162.50-165.00     163.82
    6    350-395    376    156.00-165.00     161.50
    1    405-405    405       150.00         150.00
    5    465-485    476    147.00-157.50     150.90
    2    500-525    513    142.50-146.00     144.29
    3    562-595    573    140.00-149.00     145.88
    3    637-645    640    132.50-140.00     137.48

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    220-220    220       167.50         167.50
    5    300-335    318    150.00-162.50     155.55
    2    325-330    328       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
   10    350-385    369    145.00-152.50     146.96
    1    360-360    360       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    6    405-445    422    142.50-147.00     144.92
    1    405-405    405       150.00         150.00   Fancy
   23    450-495    472    135.00-147.50     142.01
    1    495-495    495       132.50         132.50   Fleshy
   25    500-545    520    131.00-142.00     136.41
    3    515-530    523    125.00-132.00     129.00   Fleshy
    8    550-595    567    126.00-137.50     132.10
    1    590-590    590       117.50         117.50   Fleshy
    2    600-645    623       127.50         127.50
    6    617-617    617       128.00         128.00   Value Added
   10    650-681    669    124.00-127.50     124.98
    1    725-725    725       114.00         114.00   Fleshy
    2    775-790    783    117.50-121.00     119.27
    1    750-750    750       112.50         112.50   Fleshy
    1    835-835    835       115.00         115.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    240-245    243       145.00         145.00
    3    260-295    283    142.50-144.00     143.19
    1    340-340    340       132.50         132.50
    1    330-330    330        97.50          97.50   Fleshy
    1    395-395    395       135.00         135.00
    1    465-465    465       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    235-235    235       150.00         150.00
    3    260-295    275    142.50-147.50     144.67
    7    320-345    334    137.50-148.00     143.96
   11    350-395    375    132.50-143.00     139.84
    7    405-445    425    127.50-140.00     133.49
    8    450-490    476    127.50-139.00     133.37
    3    515-530    523    129.00-131.00     130.34
    2    580-585    583    125.00-129.00     127.01
    1    600-600    600       122.50         122.50
    1    705-705    705       120.00         120.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    400-440    418    160.00-175.00     166.31
   16    450-491    474    147.50-164.00     154.81
    7    505-535    526    143.00-155.00     148.60
   11    555-595    580    132.50-147.50     137.57
    5    600-630    616    126.00-135.00     130.23
    1    620-620    620       124.00         124.00   Fleshy
    4    650-680    666    125.00-129.00     127.00
    3    830-845    837    110.00-112.00     110.67
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    405-405    405       142.50         142.50
    1    485-485    485       147.50         147.50
    1    665-665    665       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    465-475    470    145.00-147.50     146.26
    4    510-540    528    137.50-147.50     141.31
    4    665-690    680    120.00-126.00     122.09
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    650-650    650       115.00         115.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1070-1180  1125   975.00-1025.00    1001.22   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    3   1355-1440  1383    950.00-975.00     966.33   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1170-1170  1170       925.00         925.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1210-1210  1210   999.00-1150.00    1150.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1    970-970    970       870.00         870.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1310-1365  1338    750.00-850.00     801.03   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2    965-1030   998    850.00-925.00     888.72   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    1   1065-1065  1065       750.00         750.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1    895-895    895       535.00         535.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1295-1385  1340     50.00-54.00       52.07
    3   1220-1350  1275     54.00-56.00       55.02   High Dressing
    1   1100-1100  1100        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing
    1   1525-1525  1525        50.00          50.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   14   1025-1360  1229     47.00-54.00       50.45
    2   1185-1230  1208     54.00-55.00       54.49   High Dressing
    5   1085-1150  1122     44.00-47.00       45.19   Low Dressing
    1   1475-1475  1475        52.00          52.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    790-795    792     41.00-42.00       41.67   Low Dressing
   10    850-1210   987     42.00-47.00       44.30
    5    895-1005   966     40.00-43.00       41.36   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1255-1470  1355     63.00-72.00       66.14   Low Dressing
    6   1680-2240  1971     78.00-82.00       80.56
    2   1925-1965  1945     85.00-87.00       85.99   High Dressing
    3   1520-1720  1613     65.00-75.00       71.86   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