Tennessee Cattle Auction

Monday, May 14, 2018

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 10 TN Auctions 7,781 11 Last Week 10,187 8 Last Year 5,857

Compared to last week, slaughter cows mostly steady. Slaughter bulls
steady. Feeder steers under 400 lbs 11.00 to 12.00 lower, over 400 lbs
steady to 6.00 lower. Feeder bulls steady to 4.00 lower. Feeder heifers
2.00 to 6.00 lower. 

Feeder supply this week consisted of 24% over 600 lbs; 42% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5  1050-1195    1140     48.00-58.00       52.29                
         51  1200-1595    1406     45.00-59.00       53.87                
         18  1600-1960    1708     51.00-59.50       55.26                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        114   800-1195    1087     46.50-64.50       55.37                
         13   995-1195    1104     53.50-70.00       63.58 High Dressing  
         14   895-1190    1105     37.50-52.50       47.42 Low Dressing   
        112  1200-1755    1335     50.00-64.00       55.86                
         20  1215-1800    1379     53.50-80.00       66.72 High Dressing  
          9  1200-1925    1401     46.00-52.00       50.12 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         13   765-845      817     40.00-54.00       47.75                
          9   755-845      816     31.00-45.00       41.75 Low Dressing   
        112   855-1190    1024     42.00-61.00       50.64                
         34   860-1140     967     31.00-47.00       42.07 Low Dressing   
         20  1200-1540    1321     46.00-62.50       53.59                
          6  1205-1430    1298     40.00-46.50       43.55 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         28  1095-1470    1330     71.00-90.00       78.15                
          7  1020-1460    1216     59.50-74.00       67.57 Low Dressing   
         54  1515-2165    1800     71.00-88.00       79.43                
         15  1530-1985    1748     77.50-102.00      88.29 High Dressing  
         10  1560-2080    1687     63.00-73.00       69.82 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         12   200-245      224    170.00-210.00     184.00                
         24   250-295      279    155.00-202.00     181.56                
         70   300-345      325    144.00-200.00     175.25                
        141   350-398      378    150.00-190.00     169.18                
        104   400-448      425    147.00-184.00     164.05                
         91   450-497      469    148.00-178.00     163.59                
          8   457-498      483    163.00-170.00     165.49 Value Added    
        136   500-545      524    142.50-170.00     155.58                
         38   506-543      526    155.00-169.00     163.72 Value Added    
        120   550-598      575    140.00-165.00     152.67                
          8   553-598      576    152.00-169.00     159.94 Value Added    
        102   600-648      627    132.50-156.00     145.28                
         32   600-640      625    149.00-162.00     152.01 Value Added    
         77   650-690      666    127.50-148.00     139.86                
         11   660-678      672    138.00-152.00     142.34 Value Added    
         33   700-745      727    121.00-144.00     132.31                
          6     741        741       135.00         135.00 Value Added    
         31   750-790      763    119.00-137.00     129.53                
          4     788        788       130.00         130.00 Value Added    
         14   800-835      811    118.00-126.00     122.41                
         62   828-845      844    127.00-133.50     133.29 Value Added    
         74   854-865      863    120.00-127.50     125.89 Value Added    
          4   915-945      930    105.00-115.00     111.47                

                    Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9   403-435      415    140.00-145.00     143.61                
          4   470-496      490       130.00         130.00                

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   360-390      377    148.00-173.00     157.27                
          4   410-440      425    135.00-172.00     148.07                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         12   250-295      272    142.50-190.00     169.64                
         35   300-348      327    158.00-186.00     171.07                
         35   350-395      377    140.00-180.00     158.32                
         22   405-448      425    137.50-170.00     148.65                
         26   450-495      474    138.00-165.00     154.81                
         27   500-547      524    131.00-154.00     143.35                
         26   550-598      572    124.00-150.00     138.11                
          9   600-649      633    123.00-138.00     129.59                
          4   665-690      684    120.00-134.00     128.49                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   265-298      283    156.00-170.00     164.23                
          4     294        294       177.00         177.00 Value Added    
          9   300-345      317    150.00-162.50     155.67                
         32   355-395      376    142.50-165.00     153.72                
        132   400-448      428    139.00-177.00     157.56                
          9   410-415      412    166.00-168.00     167.12 Value Added    
        201   450-498      471    135.00-170.00     153.04                
        177   500-545      523    130.00-158.00     145.33                
        166   550-598      574    122.50-151.00     141.98                
          4     568        568       152.50         152.50 Value Added    
         79   600-649      624    118.00-148.00     131.70                
         46   650-695      674    117.00-138.00     126.87                
         39   700-748      731    107.00-127.50     120.67                
         13   750-790      762    107.50-119.50     114.31                
         13   805-845      815    100.00-116.50     109.87                
         23   850-895      877     90.00-110.00     105.82                
          4   900-925      911     91.00-108.00     103.02                

                    Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   355-395      381    132.50-141.00     137.33                
          5   555-595      585    115.00-129.00     119.98                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   405-435      420    144.00-157.00     149.94                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         17   360-395      378    135.00-160.00     142.27                
         64   400-445      426    130.00-164.00     150.59                
         36   450-495      475    129.00-164.00     144.94                
         40   500-545      524    120.00-150.00     135.53                
         31   550-590      570    115.00-138.00     129.40                
         15   600-645      625    111.00-130.00     119.93                
          9   660-695      676    110.00-124.00     117.33                
          5   770-790      780    110.00-111.00     110.20                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   225-240      235    142.50-180.00     158.18                
         31   250-295      273    135.00-172.50     154.23                
         72   300-348      326    133.00-178.00     154.61                
          9   313-330      326    164.00-165.00     164.79 Value Added    
        147   350-398      378    135.00-176.00     152.82                
        209   400-448      427    130.00-161.00     144.20                
          9   400-445      418    150.00-164.50     161.02 Fancy          
          8   435-448      440    155.00-158.00     156.15 Value Added    
        303   450-498      472    127.50-157.00     142.14                
         16   450-484      461    142.00-154.00     147.94 Value Added    
        283   500-545      521    125.00-147.50     136.55                
        209   550-595      572    119.00-145.00     131.57                
          9     568        568       127.00         127.00 Value Added    
        112   600-649      622    115.00-140.00     125.70                
         94   600-640      624    125.00-140.25     138.63 Value Added    
         71   650-698      667    107.00-133.00     118.74                
         38   700-740      720    105.00-125.00     118.33                
         19   750-795      769     95.00-121.00     111.19                
          7     757        757       121.50         121.50 Value Added    
          9   805-845      825    105.00-111.00     108.11                
         20     834        834       115.00         115.00 Value Added    
          7   870-872      872     95.00-104.00      96.28                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   250-295      276    130.00-160.00     146.23                
         24   300-345      329    134.00-158.00     143.65                
         50   350-395      376    120.00-156.00     138.58                
         66   400-448      433    120.00-148.00     140.05                
         35   450-495      470    120.00-142.00     130.17                
         33   500-545      527    120.00-135.00     129.00                
         25   555-595      571    111.00-131.00     122.03                
          8   605-640      626    116.00-122.00     119.25                
         18   654-692      676    107.00-120.00     116.68                
          4   705-730      716     90.00-123.00     107.06                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   410-415      414    124.00-131.00     129.27                

Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC (502)782-4139
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls145.txt

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