Tennessee Cattle Auction

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 10 TN Auctions 9,444 10 Last Week 7,166 11 Last Year 6,229

Compared to last week, slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter
bulls 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Feeder steers/bulls steady to 5.00 lower.
Feeder heifers under 650 lbs steady to 1.00 lower, over 650 lbs 1.00
to 3.00 higher. 

Feeder supply this week consisted of 32% over 600 lbs; 38% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7  1090-1170    1133     47.00-56.00       51.10                
         69  1200-1585    1414     45.00-64.00       53.81                
          4  1280-1460    1370     46.00-48.00       47.09 Low Dressing   
         13  1605-1955    1720     47.00-58.00       52.51                
          5  1655-1870    1737     58.00-61.00       59.19 High Dressing  

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        133   805-1195    1088     47.00-65.00       56.07                
         10   870-1175    1085     53.00-71.00       63.57 High Dressing  
         28   910-1190    1048     41.00-56.50       49.49 Low Dressing   
        140  1200-1695    1342     48.00-65.00       55.84                
         23  1200-1765    1349     54.00-75.00       62.49 High Dressing  
         11  1215-1555    1338     45.00-51.00       47.72 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   630-745      680     35.00-40.00       37.56 Low Dressing   
          4   755-845      810     46.00-53.50       48.38                
          5   760-845      797     38.00-48.00       42.92 Low Dressing   
        114   850-1195    1024     38.00-56.50       47.53                
         19   865-1145    1010     31.00-47.50       42.69 Low Dressing   
         27  1200-1470    1274     39.00-50.50       45.73                

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         22  1120-1490    1307     71.00-86.00       78.64                
          9  1005-1480    1221     65.00-77.00       72.09 Low Dressing   
         67  1505-2235    1767     70.00-90.50       81.30                
         14  1540-1940    1793     83.50-103.00      92.35 High Dressing  
          9  1500-1885    1681     68.00-76.00       73.07 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         13   253-295      271    172.00-190.00     184.38                
         34   300-345      319    156.00-185.00     168.31                
          4     344        344       198.00         198.00 Fancy          
         93   350-398      382    150.00-180.00     162.67                
         71   400-445      420    145.00-170.00     158.60                
         12   418-427      423    171.00-174.00     172.77 Value Added    
        116   450-495      475    144.00-169.00     157.62                
          4   453-485      467    170.00-171.00     170.25 Fancy          
        163   500-549      528    139.00-166.00     152.84                
         30   500-508      507    164.00-170.00     165.12 Value Added    
        180   550-599      575    128.00-157.00     147.87                
        110   550-590      581    158.00-164.50     159.89 Value Added    
        211   600-648      625    128.00-153.00     142.60                
        113   600-643      626    147.00-158.00     154.04 Value Added    
        147   650-699      671    130.00-148.00     140.79                
         52   651-692      660    144.50-160.00     151.47 Value Added    
         59   700-747      719    124.00-146.00     134.17                
        113   707-737      719    137.50-150.50     147.27 Value Added    
         50   750-799      774    121.00-143.00     133.11                
        120   753-783      774    136.00-151.00     145.65 Value Added    
         15   810-845      822    120.00-137.00     127.31                
         11   833-843      838    132.00-133.00     132.82 Value Added    
          4   860-885      875    122.00-131.00     127.23                
          7   915-942      931    110.00-122.00     114.23                

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   350-390      368    137.50-157.50     148.80                
          7   465-495      473    125.00-142.50     131.42                
          4   500-525      508    130.00-150.00     136.40                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   208-245      226    142.50-172.50     165.35                
         11   250-290      281    148.00-175.00     162.41                
         23   300-345      329    138.00-172.50     157.27                
         56   350-395      377    137.50-165.00     152.00                
         18   400-440      420    131.00-163.00     144.93                
         28   450-495      470    130.00-157.00     145.68                
         43   500-545      518    130.00-151.00     140.56                
         55   550-595      568    124.00-145.00     139.23                
         24   603-640      625    123.00-140.00     132.12                
         10   655-695      680    124.50-134.00     130.47                
         10   710-745      734    115.00-130.00     123.80                
          4   755-780      769    118.50-125.00     121.38                

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   355-390      371    124.00-150.00     137.18                
          7   485-496      493    120.00-144.00     126.75                

                      Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   350-385      366     73.50-90.00       77.11                
          7   550-561      556     75.00-78.50       77.02                
          8   809-845      821     67.50-78.00       75.18                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   210-240      231    150.00-160.00     154.86                
         16   300-345      319    155.00-187.50     169.76                
          4   300-305      301    195.00-203.00     199.14 Fancy          
         29   350-395      368    148.00-179.00     164.13                
         95   400-448      426    137.50-168.00     153.56                
        176   450-498      469    135.00-164.00     151.11                
        205   500-548      521    128.00-157.00     141.32                
        170   550-598      578    128.00-149.00     134.91                
         12   554-562      556    147.00-152.00     150.32 Value Added    
        101   600-645      621    117.00-141.00     128.54                
         88   650-695      664    117.00-133.00     124.44                
         30   700-745      728    108.00-126.00     117.47                
         36   750-798      761    107.00-120.50     116.44                
         14   800-838      822     91.00-112.00     104.48                
          8   850-885      865     90.00-115.00      99.37                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   400-430      416    122.50-151.00     136.91                
          9   450-490      471    112.50-143.00     130.61                
          7   500-540      521    122.00-141.00     129.62                
          5   570-595      583    115.00-136.00     125.86                
          5   600-645      622    110.00-128.00     115.91                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   300-345      320    135.00-165.00     149.77                
         10   355-395      374    132.00-154.00     141.48                
         41   400-449      425    125.00-154.00     139.76                
         48   450-495      476    130.00-150.00     137.74                
        582   500-545      520    117.00-145.00     131.23                
         33   550-599      576    115.00-139.50     126.27                
         21   610-643      629    102.50-132.00     121.74                
          6   660-690      674    112.00-125.00     117.02                
          5   760-780      769    108.00-117.00     111.60                

                     Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   460-485      471    119.00-131.00     126.40                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         17   255-295      278    142.00-170.00     159.77                
         51   300-345      333    129.00-164.00     146.57                
          6     321        321       167.00         167.00 Value Added    
        105   350-399      376    125.00-165.00     143.82                
          6   360-380      372    155.00-168.00     159.78 Fancy          
        160   400-448      423    121.00-161.00     143.74                
        321   450-499      471    124.50-158.00     139.27                
          9   452-491      480    137.50-138.50     138.18 Value Added    
        330   500-549      525    120.00-149.00     134.27                
         71     523        523       143.75         143.75 Value Added    
        257   550-598      573    119.00-143.00     131.12                
          5     553        553       112.50         112.50 Gaunt          
         32   558-583      574    126.50-138.00     132.79 Value Added    
        200   600-647      621    115.00-136.50     128.83                
        117   611-640      620    142.00-145.75     144.59 Value Added    
        115   650-695      672    115.00-134.00     125.26                
        135   659-695      664    125.00-140.00     137.26 Value Added    
         54   700-745      722    110.00-129.00     121.14                
         28   713-749      730    120.00-128.00     125.17 Value Added    
         27   750-790      765    110.00-124.00     120.55                
          4     763        763       125.50         125.50 Value Added    
         12   800-845      817    102.50-121.00     112.98                
          4   850-885      864    106.00-119.00     112.44                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   365-395      383    110.00-127.50     121.39                
          7   425-448      437    114.00-132.00     123.04                
          4   455-480      471    115.00-132.00     121.02                
          4   505-545      521    115.00-129.00     123.07                
          6   560-588      583    116.00-125.00     120.13                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   225-240      234    145.00-157.50     151.35                
          7   265-295      282    128.00-152.50     141.69                
         12   305-340      324    134.00-152.50     140.00                
         37   350-395      376    122.00-148.00     135.13                
         35   400-445      420    120.00-142.00     132.49                
         58   450-498      473    122.00-137.00     129.16                
         49   500-545      526    115.00-137.00     124.88                
         17   550-595      576    112.00-129.00     120.97                
         13   605-645      623    112.00-126.00     120.15                
         13   650-685      663    105.00-121.00     115.53                
          8   700-745      725    107.00-127.00     119.38                
          4   750-775      764    107.50-112.00     109.86                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   265-290      280    122.50-142.50     129.30                

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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