Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 29, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 981     Last week: 1542     Last year: 907

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. 
Steers and bulls under 500 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher over 500 lbs steady to 
3.00 lower. Heifers mostly steady. Quality poor to good. Demand moderate.

Feeders: 799     Slaughter: 110     Replacements: 72
      
Slaughter cows made up 12 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 11 percent, and feeders 75 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 24 percent steers, 59 percent heifers, and 17 percent 
bulls. Near 53 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Offerings included the following load lot:
71 hd, 712 lb, heifers, Med & Lg 1, Black/BWF Red/RWF CHX, 5 flesh 
$137.50

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    220-245    233    182.50-200.00     190.78
    4    260-285    270    177.50-205.00     188.63
    4    310-330    319    165.00-177.50     172.39
    2    360-390    375    157.50-165.00     161.40
    4    405-445    429    152.50-167.50     159.55
    4    455-475    461    155.00-165.00     159.50
    1    540-540    540       140.00         140.00
    2    505-515    510    163.00-166.00     164.51   Fancy
    6    555-585    569    137.50-150.00     140.95
    6    605-640    627    137.50-146.00     140.61
    4    636-636    636       145.00         145.00   Value Added
    5    650-690    666    131.00-142.50     136.09
    7    669-669    669       141.00         141.00   Value Added
   15    700-721    710    127.50-139.00     130.29
   10    709-709    709       140.00         140.00   Value Added
    1    780-780    780       132.50         132.50
   11    771-771    771       135.00         135.00   Value Added
    1    835-835    835       125.00         125.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    290-290    290       162.50         162.50
    1    490-490    490       137.50         137.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    200-240    220    165.00-182.50     172.95
    1    255-255    255       182.50         182.50
    7    300-345    325    145.00-165.00     155.16
    2    390-390    390    137.50-147.50     142.50
    4    410-430    419    142.50-152.50     146.31
    1    450-450    450       150.00         150.00
    4    505-545    530    127.50-142.00     135.44
    2    555-575    565    137.50-142.50     139.96
    1    770-770    770       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    275-275    275       152.50         152.50
    1    310-310    310       155.00         155.00
    1    385-385    385       137.50         137.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-290    268    152.50-160.00     154.83
    3    300-305    303    145.00-150.00     147.49
    4    355-380    371    135.00-145.00     138.66
   15    400-445    424    132.50-142.00     136.57
    1    400-400    400       132.50         132.50   Fleshy
   16    455-495    474    130.00-142.00     136.18
   20    500-545    527    128.00-138.00     132.72
   18    560-595    575    128.00-135.00     131.64
   18    600-640    610    120.00-131.00     128.03
   14    625-625    625       133.00         133.00   Value Added
    3    650-670    658    120.00-122.50     121.16
   16    660-683    672    131.00-132.50     131.76   Value Added
    5    720-742    733    120.00-128.00     124.86
  106    712-740    717    127.00-137.50     135.23   Value Added
    1    775-775    775       117.50         117.50
    2    805-820    813    112.50-120.00     116.22
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    420-420    420       125.00         125.00
    1    485-485    485       128.00         128.00
    1    580-580    580       126.00         126.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    255-280    268    137.50-145.00     141.07
    6    305-345    328    127.50-140.00     133.79
    4    350-385    373    132.50-137.50     135.57
    9    415-445    433    127.50-135.00     130.82
    3    460-495    480    125.00-127.50     126.48
    1    530-530    530       123.00         123.00
    3    565-590    578    117.00-125.00     121.48
    2    605-615    610    118.00-125.00     121.47
    2    680-695    688    106.00-117.50     111.69
    1    730-730    730       107.50         107.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    215-215    215       140.00         140.00
    2    340-345    343    122.50-127.50     125.02
    2    385-385    385    122.50-127.50     125.00
    2    450-460    455    117.50-122.00     119.73

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    400-445    418    150.00-157.50     153.33
    8    455-486    473    146.00-154.00     148.76
   11    505-545    526    130.00-147.50     139.60
   12    550-585    565    127.50-139.00     133.59
   12    600-645    618    120.00-132.50     125.90
    4    670-695    686    117.50-121.00     119.37
    6    705-740    728    110.00-119.00     116.14
    1    780-780    780       114.00         114.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    405-405    405       140.00         140.00
    1    475-475    475       135.00         135.00
    1    585-585    585       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    355-355    355       147.50         147.50
    5    410-435    418    140.00-152.50     145.92
    4    450-490    470    132.50-148.00     143.66
    3    565-590    573    125.00-130.00     126.64
    3    610-645    632    121.00-130.00     125.26
    1    700-700    700       117.00         117.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    405-405    405       142.50         142.50
    1    495-495    495       132.50         132.50

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    900-900    900       810.00         810.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    3   1085-1165  1125    750.00-800.00     774.70   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1455-1455  1455       950.00         950.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1235-1235  1235       925.00         925.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7   1410-1855  1548     49.00-52.00       51.12
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    4    775-870    829     47.00-50.00       49.01
   24    965-1380  1165     46.00-52.00       49.34
    2   1155-1370  1263        55.00          55.00   High Dressing
    6   1045-1375  1204     40.00-45.00       42.63   Low Dressing
    5   1420-1650  1558     48.00-52.00       50.45
    1   1605-1605  1605        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   23    890-1255  1043     41.00-46.00       43.62
    4    975-1395  1085     35.00-42.00       39.96   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1030-1450  1297     72.00-75.00       73.38
    1   1430-1430  1430        73.00          73.00   Low Dressing
    4   1600-2010  1779     80.00-82.00       80.99
    1   1910-1910  1910        86.00          86.00   High Dressing
    2   1710-1810  1760     71.00-74.00       72.46   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