Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Apr 4, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 847     Last week: 763     Last year: 853

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Steers and 
bulls steady to 5.00 lower. Heifers steady to 2.00 lower. Quality poor to fancy 
with several thin fleshed calves. Demand moderate. 

Feeders: 676     Slaughter: 52     Replacements: 119
 
Slaughter cows made up 5 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 20 percent, and feeders 72 percent.  The feeder supply included 
40 percent steers, 46 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 13 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
    3    225-235    230    180.00-190.00     185.04
    1    270-270    270       165.00         165.00
    9    300-345    323    172.50-185.00     178.25
   11    350-385    370    167.00-177.50     172.65
    2    350-380    365       185.00         185.00   Thin Fleshed
   28    405-447    429    156.00-168.00     164.63
    2    400-400    400    165.00-168.00     166.50   Thin Fleshed
   11    455-496    485    151.00-162.50     154.71
    2    450-455    453    165.00-167.50     166.24   Fancy
    1    480-480    480       147.50         147.50   Fleshy
   13    500-548    529    147.50-157.50     152.63
    9    507-507    507       157.50         157.50   Value Added
   15    555-595    583    142.50-155.00     149.27
    7    566-566    566       155.00         155.00   Value Added
    4    600-645    626    143.00-149.00     145.47
    2    650-685    668    135.00-142.50     138.65
    8    705-741    733    127.50-138.00     130.87
    2    765-770    768    121.00-130.00     125.49
    1    790-790    790       117.50         117.50   Fleshy
    1    845-845    845       125.00         125.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    370-375    373    140.00-150.00     145.03
    3    415-415    415    147.50-157.50     152.50
    2    465-475    470    147.50-150.00     148.74
    1    705-705    705       132.50         132.50
    1    760-760    760       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    225-230    228    167.50-182.50     174.92
    1    285-285    285       177.50         177.50
    8    305-340    323    160.00-170.00     166.37
    3    350-365    360    150.00-162.50     155.07
    4    400-440    416    152.50-161.00     157.76
    5    450-490    461    147.00-157.00     151.25
    2    555-555    555    142.00-145.00     143.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    385-385    385       152.50         152.50
    1    400-400    400       141.00         141.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    210-210    210       170.00         170.00
    3    255-285    265    157.50-162.50     160.00
    9    305-345    320    150.00-157.50     152.54
    2    300-345    323       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
   14    365-390    378    145.00-155.00     150.01
    3    350-375    363    160.00-162.50     160.86   Thin Fleshed
    1    380-380    380       140.00         140.00   Fleshy
   21    400-445    415    137.50-148.00     145.10
   25    465-495    475    136.00-142.50     139.27
    3    455-490    475    132.50-135.00     133.47   Fleshy
   23    500-545    519    130.00-137.50     134.03
    2    510-515    513    140.00-141.00     140.50   Fancy
   12    550-595    572    127.50-135.00     132.54
   13    572-590    576    134.00-136.00     135.53   Value Added
    2    560-580    570    122.50-127.50     124.96   Fleshy
    5    605-640    619    127.50-132.00     129.40
   13    665-697    680    124.00-130.00     126.44
    4    655-690    670    117.50-123.00     120.64   Fleshy
    2    720-735    728    117.50-120.00     118.74
    3    818-818    818       110.00         110.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    395-395    395       152.50         152.50
    1    405-405    405       137.50         137.50
    1    445-445    445       117.00         117.00   Fleshy
    2    450-495    473    122.50-131.00     126.55
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    205-205    205       155.00         155.00
    3    280-295    285    135.00-142.50     140.04
    3    305-340    317    142.50-150.00     144.91
    3    320-340    328    152.50-155.00     153.32   Thin Fleshed
    4    355-395    375    142.50-150.00     145.01
    1    350-350    350       153.00         153.00   Thin Fleshed
    2    410-430    420    132.50-136.00     134.21
    3    400-430    412    140.00-147.50     144.08   Thin Fleshed
    3    460-470    465    132.50-135.00     133.82
    2    500-525    513    125.00-132.00     128.41
    2    550-595    573    127.50-131.00     129.32
    2    650-665    658    115.00-120.00     117.47

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    415-440    428    157.50-167.50     160.77
    1    430-430    430       156.00         156.00   Fleshy
   14    450-490    473    147.50-159.00     152.74
    1    475-475    475       161.00         161.00   Thin Fleshed
    5    505-535    517    144.00-153.00     149.38
    5    550-570    556    139.00-149.00     144.06
    2    605-605    605    125.00-136.00     130.50
    1    660-660    660       131.00         131.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    440-440    440       145.00         145.00
    2    505-520    513    132.50-135.00     133.73
    1    560-560    560       132.50         132.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    400-440    420    153.00-158.00     155.59
    2    495-495    495    142.50-147.50     145.00
    1    490-490    490       155.00         155.00   Thin Fleshed
    1    530-530    530       139.00         139.00
    1    525-525    525       143.00         143.00   Thin Fleshed
    1    550-550    550       145.00         145.00   Thin Fleshed
    1    640-640    640       117.50         117.50
    2    700-745    723    115.00-117.50     116.29

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    980-980    980       1050.00       1050.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1255-1255  1255       1050.00       1050.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    4    925-1165  1035   950.00-1050.00    1010.69   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1095-1095  1095       1100.00       1100.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1035-1100  1068       950.00         950.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1250-1250  1250       1000.00       1000.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1120-1120  1120       1050.00       1050.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    4    930-1195  1070   1020.00-1225.00   1095.64   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    790-790    790       810.00         810.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1020-1020  1020       850.00         850.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    2    825-835    830    900.00-925.00     912.42   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1070-1075  1073    740.00-875.00     807.66   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1025-1025  1025       850.00         850.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    1    905-905    905       1000.00       1000.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    785-785    785       775.00         775.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1145-1145  1145        57.00          57.00   High Dressing
    1   1575-1575  1575        52.00          52.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   10   1040-1315  1150     49.00-54.00       51.50
    5   1050-1195  1154     53.00-56.00       54.98   High Dressing
    1   1280-1280  1280        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing
    4   1500-1510  1505     50.00-53.00       51.25
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    7    940-1215  1095     43.00-45.00       44.44
    1    890-890    890        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1435-1465  1450     79.00-81.00       80.01
    2   1365-1465  1415        72.00          72.00   Low Dressing
    6   1545-1995  1810     77.00-82.00       79.33
    2   1865-2085  1975     84.00-86.00       85.06   High Dressing
    3   1515-1900  1660     65.00-75.00       71.96   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