Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 1, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 783     Last week: 837     Last year: 801

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. 
Steers under 600 lbs steady, over 600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Heifers 
under 400 lbs 7.00 to 10.00 higher, over 400 lbs steady. Bulls under 500 
lbs steady to 5.00 lower, over 500 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Quality fair 
to fancy. Demand moderate.

Feeders: 643     Slaughter: 102     Replacements: 38
 
Slaughter cows made up 12 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 
percent, replacement cows 7 percent, and feeders 78 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 30 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 25 percent 
bulls. Near 25 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
    2    215-220    218    200.00-212.50     206.18
    2    285-285    285    167.50-172.50     170.00
    4    305-330    315    160.00-172.50     166.77
    2    350-350    350    157.50-160.00     158.75
    3    435-445    440    152.50-158.00     155.18
    1    453-453    453       155.00         155.00
    7    500-545    520    145.00-163.00     156.30
    1    515-515    515       128.00         128.00   Fleshy
    3    550-595    575    147.00-150.00     148.70
   10    566-566    566       156.00         156.00   Value Added
    8    605-640    631    140.00-148.00     142.84
   14    660-695    668    138.00-140.00     139.49
    2    678-678    678       137.50         137.50   Value Added
    5    700-710    702    136.00-141.00     139.99
    7    758-790    766    132.50-140.00     137.80
    5    802-802    802       133.00         133.00   Value Added
    1    975-975    975       109.00         109.00
    1   1015-1015  1015       112.00         112.00
    6   1066-1066  1066       106.00         106.00   Brahman X
    1   1145-1145  1145       101.00         101.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    360-385    373    142.50-152.50     147.33
    1    560-560    560       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    285-290    288    157.50-167.50     162.46
   10    300-335    323    146.00-162.50     154.82
   12    355-395    373    142.00-152.50     147.19
    2    400-415    408    143.00-145.00     143.98
    2    460-460    460    140.00-150.00     145.00
    4    501-520    506    142.50-145.00     143.14
    3    550-580    567    137.50-147.00     142.79
    1    740-740    740       125.00         125.00
    1    780-780    780       132.50         132.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    310-310    310       152.50         152.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    240-240    240       150.00         150.00
    2    280-295    288    156.00-167.50     161.90
    5    320-345    335    147.50-163.00     154.54
    8    350-395    379    147.50-162.50     154.08
   18    400-440    420    137.50-151.00     145.50
   24    450-495    467    135.00-145.00     141.27
    4    490-490    490       149.00         149.00   Fancy
   18    510-545    529    130.00-142.00     136.01
    1    540-540    540       144.00         144.00   Fancy
   41    550-597    578    127.50-138.00     134.41
    2    555-580    568    127.50-128.00     127.76   Fleshy
    9    600-645    621    122.50-134.00     127.71
    8    650-695    666    117.50-125.00     122.75
    1    715-715    715       117.50         117.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    255-255    255       147.50         147.50
    2    475-495    485    122.50-130.00     126.17
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    275-295    285    142.50-152.50     147.32
    4    300-335    319    137.50-150.00     144.17
    8    350-395    375    131.00-150.00     141.53
    9    400-445    423    130.00-142.00     135.93
    9    455-495    480    127.50-136.00     131.89
    2    525-530    528    130.00-132.50     131.24
    3    550-585    573    122.50-129.00     126.31
    6    605-645    623    120.00-125.00     121.66
    2    675-685    680    116.00-120.00     118.01

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    400-445    423    145.00-152.50     148.78
   11    450-490    468    140.00-155.00     148.34
   22    500-545    518    140.00-150.00     144.87
    7    550-590    566    137.50-143.00     140.06
   10    600-630    613    125.00-141.00     133.82
   11    650-691    680    125.00-133.00     129.99
    1    740-740    740       116.00         116.00
    1    810-810    810       115.00         115.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    410-410    410       141.00         141.00
    2    455-485    470    120.00-135.00     127.26
    1    590-590    590       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
   10    405-445    429    136.00-147.50     142.43
    6    450-495    477    135.00-142.50     138.80
    9    520-539    535    136.00-142.50     138.09
    2    550-580    565    120.00-132.50     126.08
    1    625-625    625       112.50         112.50
    2    650-695    673    115.00-116.00     115.52

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1220-1220  1220      1150.00        1150.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1290-1290  1290      1075.00        1075.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1535-1535  1535       900.00         900.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1390-1390  1390      1350.00        1350.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1080-1080  1080       840.00         840.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1250-1250  1250       875.00         875.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1265-1365  1315     50.00-54.00       52.08
    5   1470-1675  1570     58.00-59.00       58.19   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   29    965-1360  1183     48.00-54.00       51.40
    5   1090-1315  1200     53.00-57.00       55.47   High Dressing
    7    970-1315  1199     44.00-50.00       46.75   Low Dressing
    8   1405-1595  1475     52.00-54.00       53.25
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   10    980-1370  1127     42.00-48.00       44.56
    1    965-965    965        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1215-1420  1334     75.00-76.00       75.18
    3   1215-1290  1247     67.00-72.00       70.28   Low Dressing
    7   1705-2220  1819     74.00-84.00       80.07
    2   1575-2255  1915     87.00-88.00       87.59   High 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