Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Apr 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1007     Last week: 847     Last year: 764

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Bulls 
2.00 higher. Steers under 500 lbs steady to 6.00 higher, over 500 lbs steady to 
2.00 higher. Heifers under 550 lbs 4.00 to 5.00 higher, over 550 lbs steady to 
2.00 higher. Bulls under 500 lbs 5.00 higher, over 500 lbs steady to 4.00 lower. 
Quality fair to fancy. Demand good. 

Feeders: 888     Slaughter: 69     Replacements: 50
 
Slaughter cows made up 6 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 7 percent, and feeders 86 percent.  The feeder supply included 
44 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 16 percent bulls. Near 29 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Offerings included the following load lot: 
75 hd 677 lb Med & Lg 1-2 4-5 flesh Blk, BWF, RWF and ChX Steers $149.00

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
    5    250-295    281    172.50-190.00     180.93
    9    300-345    334    170.00-185.00     178.10
    1    345-345    345       192.50         192.50   Fancy
    1    320-320    320       172.50         172.50   Fleshy
   12    350-395    370    168.00-180.00     174.73
   19    400-445    423    167.50-182.00     173.67
    3    455-495    468    166.00-167.50     167.01
    1    455-455    455       169.00         169.00   Fancy
    6    475-475    475       170.00         170.00   Value Added
    1    490-490    490       139.00         139.00   Fleshy
   20    510-549    536    147.50-159.00     151.44
    1    515-515    515       162.50         162.50   Fancy
    2    535-540    538    130.00-132.50     131.24   Fleshy
   23    560-595    575    142.50-156.00     151.17
   51    581-581    581       162.50         162.50   Value Added
    2    555-560    558    135.00-142.50     138.77   Fleshy
    6    620-630    624    137.50-151.00     144.42
    8    650-695    659    135.00-145.00     137.83
   75    677-677    677       149.00         149.00   Value Added
    7    720-735    725    131.00-140.00     133.08
    1    760-760    760       122.50         122.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    7    350-390    369    142.50-172.50     157.86
    2    530-540    535    132.50-142.50     137.45
    1    570-570    570       128.00         128.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    235-235    235       160.00         160.00
    1    285-285    285       162.50         162.50
    1    315-315    315       170.00         170.00
    3    360-385    375    155.00-170.00     165.20
    8    405-445    423    152.50-162.50     159.94
    4    460-485    475    142.50-152.50     147.57
    4    510-530    519    142.50-152.50     146.84
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    595-595    595        78.00          78.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    200-245    220    162.50-180.00     171.99
    3    280-295    290    152.50-157.50     154.20
    2    325-340    333    160.00-162.50     161.22
   14    350-395    370    151.00-162.50     156.14
   27    400-445    424    142.50-152.50     146.33
    1    400-400    400       155.00         155.00   Fancy
   24    450-490    466    140.00-150.00     144.82
    5    460-490    470    122.50-142.50     133.26   Fleshy
   36    500-545    519    135.00-145.00     139.34
    2    535-545    540    133.00-134.00     133.50   Fleshy
   29    550-595    576    130.00-140.00     134.19
    3    560-575    567    127.50-130.00     129.15   Fleshy
   17    600-640    623    122.00-134.00     128.04
    1    610-610    610       139.00         139.00   Thin Fleshed
    3    600-630    612       122.50         122.50   Fleshy
   15    650-698    676    120.00-140.00     126.53
    2    665-695    680    116.00-121.00     118.44   Fleshy
    4    715-725    719    117.50-124.00     121.12
   11    755-795    765    117.00-119.00     117.90
    1    775-775    775       107.50         107.50   Fleshy
    2    815-840    828    107.50-112.50     109.96
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    285-285    285       147.50         147.50
    1    340-340    340       140.00         140.00
    4    360-390    376    130.00-147.50     141.18
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    275-295    284    140.00-152.50     144.45
    4    320-330    326    147.50-152.50     150.65
    6    370-395    387    137.00-147.50     142.77
    9    415-445    427    128.00-145.00     140.37
   11    450-495    474    132.00-142.00     136.36
    4    505-540    526    127.50-134.00     131.60
    3    555-595    580    123.00-127.50     125.11
    2    600-630    615    119.00-122.50     120.71
    5    655-670    663    111.00-120.00     116.41
    1    860-860    860       105.00         105.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    415-445    430    165.00-176.00     168.57
    1    430-430    430       179.00         179.00   Fancy
   11    450-485    476    152.50-165.00     158.55
   15    505-545    524    140.00-152.50     146.34
   15    550-595    573    132.50-146.00     137.77
    2    575-590    583       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
   14    600-640    627    127.50-137.00     131.38
    3    600-600    600       128.00         128.00   Fleshy
    3    655-695    672    117.50-122.50     120.78
    3    700-710    705    122.50-125.00     124.16
    2    705-715    710    107.50-117.50     112.54   Fleshy
    2    755-780    768    105.00-115.00     109.92
                             Small 1 - 2
    5    415-445    438    150.00-157.50     151.93
    1    485-485    485       142.50         142.50
    1    560-560    560       130.00         130.00
    1    765-765    765       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    405-445    429    147.50-164.00     156.40
    5    450-490    476    147.50-152.50     148.45
    3    515-540    527    137.50-143.00     139.46
    3    575-595    582    127.50-132.50     130.85
    1    640-640    640       126.00         126.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1010-1010  1010       1000.00       1000.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1010-1065  1038    925.00-975.00     949.34   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1375-1375  1375       1010.00       1010.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1    880-880    880       950.00         950.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1080-1080  1080       640.00         640.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    3   1225-1400  1285    720.00-775.00     749.55   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1215-1215  1215       850.00         850.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1250-1250  1250        52.00          52.00
    3   1425-1520  1472     53.00-55.00       53.99
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   15    920-1390  1202     52.00-58.00       54.44
    9   1020-1315  1196     58.00-60.00       59.12   High Dressing
    2   1210-1280  1245     49.00-50.00       49.49   Low Dressing
    3   1485-1655  1588     52.00-55.00       53.67
    2   1475-1670  1573     59.00-61.00       60.06   High Dressing
    1   2055-2055  2055        58.00          58.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    965-1100  1040     46.00-51.00       49.17
    3    870-970    918     40.00-44.00       41.60   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1420-1420  1420        79.00          79.00
    1   1475-1475  1475        85.00          85.00   High Dressing
   11   1525-2140  1720     77.00-86.00       81.75
    2   1930-2185  2058     86.00-88.00       87.06   High Dressing
    1   1605-1605  1605        74.00          74.00   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