Southwestern Sales Co., Huntingdon, TN

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Apr 10, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 380     Two weeks ago: 308     Last year: 427

Compared to the same sale two weeks ago, Slaughter cows 3.00 to 5.00 higher. 
Bulls 3.00 higher. Steers and heifers steady to 3.00 higher. Bull steady to 5.00 
lower. Quality average to fancy. Demand moderate. 

Southwestern Sales Co. has a sale every Tuesday. However, the TN. Dept. 
Agriculture Market News Service only reports the second and fourth sale of each 
month. The next sale will be April 17, 2018. The next reported sale will be 
April 24, 2018.

Feeders: 324     Slaughter: 38     Replacements: 18

Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 6 percent, and feeders 83 percent.  The feeder supply included 
28 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 27 percent bulls. Near 19 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    255-270    262    171.00-185.00     176.29
    1    285-285    285       160.00         160.00   Fleshy
    5    300-340    318    171.00-182.00     177.41
    5    360-395    375    168.00-177.00     173.43
    5    360-390    377    150.00-162.00     158.90   Fleshy
    5    400-428    420    160.00-171.00     168.63
    1    435-435    435       153.00         153.00   Fleshy
    7    455-490    471    148.00-168.00     156.58
    2    505-510    508    150.00-157.00     153.48
    1    540-540    540       143.00         143.00   Fleshy
    5    565-574    572       148.00         148.00
    1    570-570    570       142.00         142.00   Fleshy
    4    600-640    624    136.00-146.00     141.97
    1    640-640    640       117.00         117.00   Fleshy
    2    650-670    660    131.00-134.00     132.52
    2    675-675    675    125.00-128.00     126.50   Fleshy
    1    655-655    655       122.00         122.00   Full
    9    700-700    700       131.00         131.00
    1    750-750    750       125.00         125.00   Fleshy
    1    805-805    805       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    410-445    428       145.00         145.00
    1    490-490    490       146.00         146.00   Fleshy
    1    540-540    540       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
    1    550-550    550       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    285-285    285       165.00         165.00
    1    320-320    320       167.00         167.00
    1    390-390    390       170.00         170.00
    2    480-485    483    148.00-150.00     148.99
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    305-305    305       156.00         156.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-290    267    153.00-160.00     157.73
    9    300-340    324    144.00-155.00     150.41
    2    325-340    333    138.00-140.00     138.98   Fleshy
   14    350-395    372    145.00-159.00     150.40
    1    390-390    390       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
   12    405-445    421    140.00-155.00     145.85
    1    435-435    435       125.00         125.00   Fleshy
   19    450-490    468    136.00-148.00     140.54
    5    470-490    476    124.00-130.00     126.78   Fleshy
   15    500-535    520    130.00-142.00     134.16
    2    505-535    520    115.00-120.00     117.43   Fleshy
    8    550-595    569    130.00-139.00     135.00
    1    585-585    585       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    1    635-635    635       121.00         121.00
    1    640-640    640       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    3    665-685    675    123.00-129.00     126.64
    1    695-695    695       104.00         104.00   Fleshy
    2    710-745    728    117.00-126.00     121.39
    1    770-770    770       116.00         116.00
    1    850-850    850       107.00         107.00   Fleshy
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    500-500    500       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    260-290    272    136.00-156.00     147.48
    4    300-340    328    140.00-145.00     142.94
    1    425-425    425       134.00         134.00
    4    480-485    483    133.00-138.00     134.74
    1    540-540    540       132.00         132.00
    1    555-555    555       125.00         125.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    415-440    424    148.00-158.00     152.57
    1    430-430    430       145.00         145.00   Fleshy
   11    460-490    469    144.00-155.00     147.76
   14    500-545    515    138.00-149.00     144.26
    6    550-577    566    138.00-142.00     138.82
    4    610-645    630    130.00-139.00     134.69
    2    725-725    725    120.00-133.00     126.50
    1    755-755    755       122.00         122.00
    1    830-830    830       113.00         113.00
    1    915-915    915        98.00          98.00
    1    955-955    955        93.00          93.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    420-420    420       147.00         147.00
    1    485-485    485       138.00         138.00
    1    545-545    545       141.00         141.00
    1    605-605    605       114.00         114.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    415-415    415       148.00         148.00
    2    520-540    530    130.00-134.00     132.04
    1    585-585    585       128.00         128.00
    1    640-640    640       125.00         125.00
    1    650-650    650       126.00         126.00
    1    715-715    715       112.00         112.00
    1    775-775    775       109.00         109.00
    2    820-845    833    104.00-105.00     104.51

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    910-910    910       1030.00       1030.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1295-1365  1330     52.00-57.00       54.57
    1   1390-1390  1390        48.00          48.00   Low Dressing
    2   1400-1555  1478     52.00-53.50       52.79
    1   1445-1445  1445        50.00          50.00   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2    780-895    838     48.00-49.00       48.47
    8    925-1290  1111     54.00-58.50       55.37
    7   1000-1335  1235     60.00-63.00       61.11   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    5    855-1005   918     49.00-53.00       51.53
    1   1030-1030  1030        44.00          44.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1245-1245  1245        78.50          78.50
    2   1705-1875  1790     78.00-81.00       79.57
    2   1915-2020  1968     87.00-89.50       88.22   High Dressing
    1   1615-1615  1615        76.50          76.50   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_LS147.txt