Tennessee Cattle Auction

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 10 TN Auctions 6,521 10 Last Week 9,444 11 Last Year 7,214

Compared to last week, slaughter cows/bulls mostly steady. Feeder steers
steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder bulls steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers
steady to 1.00 higher.

Feeder supply this week consisted of 34% over 600 lbs; 45% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6  1070-1185    1121     46.50-53.00       51.26                
         58  1205-1595    1408     49.00-58.00       52.72                
         15  1600-1980    1719     47.50-58.00       53.96                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        145   805-1190    1069     46.00-65.00       53.40                
          8   975-1180    1118     55.00-73.50       62.24 High Dressing  
         20   880-1195    1066     40.00-53.00       48.85 Low Dressing   
        123  1200-1795    1351     47.00-65.50       55.33                
         18  1205-1690    1391     55.00-77.00       64.27 High Dressing  
         12  1200-1625    1337     40.00-52.50       46.45 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   620-720      666     37.00-41.00       39.04 Low Dressing   
          8   755-835      797     28.00-44.00       37.27 Low Dressing   
        100   850-1195    1032     40.50-58.00       47.19                
         33   865-1170     976     30.00-45.00       38.46 Low Dressing   
         16  1200-1455    1292     43.00-55.00       47.95                
          6  1210-1395    1264     35.00-43.00       40.08 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         19  1030-1495    1284     72.00-91.00       80.30                
         12  1005-1475    1288     65.00-77.50       71.40 Low Dressing   
         49  1530-2335    1837     72.00-93.00       80.00                
         10  1520-2075    1787     84.00-99.00       91.17 High Dressing  
         13  1505-1895    1677     58.00-75.50       70.50 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         10   255-290      270    156.00-205.00     178.61                
         34   300-348      327    154.00-186.00     168.80                
         40   350-395      374    147.00-184.00     166.06                
         43   400-448      429    145.00-167.50     156.44                
         64   450-499      473    149.00-167.00     160.03                
         18     462        462       174.00         174.00 Value Added    
         80   500-548      521    139.00-164.00     152.21                
         12   510-519      518    164.00-172.00     170.69 Value Added    
        120   550-597      576    134.00-157.50     148.16                
         12     557        557       160.00         160.00 Value Added    
        105   600-646      622    130.00-151.00     144.11                
          4     636        636       145.00         145.00 Value Added    
         93   650-698      670    124.00-150.00     141.19                
         27   666-689      674    141.00-151.00     147.67 Value Added    
         50   700-748      713    126.00-140.00     135.17                
         27   700-730      716    140.00-145.00     142.71 Value Added    
         30   750-795      763    125.00-140.00     133.58                
         17   768-771      770    135.00-144.00     138.17 Value Added    
         10   800-845      826    120.00-140.00     132.35                
         14   850-890      858    116.50-129.00     124.67                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   255-295      271    157.00-182.50     166.62                
         18   300-345      329    138.00-165.00     153.61                
         24   355-395      372    135.00-164.00     148.10                
         21   400-445      422    130.00-153.00     143.28                
         15   450-495      474    134.00-154.00     145.22                
         20   500-545      524    127.50-151.00     141.18                
         14   550-595      569    130.00-144.00     136.56                
         12   600-640      617    123.00-140.00     134.11                
          5   650-695      677    120.00-133.00     127.78                
          5   755-790      774    111.00-129.00     120.23                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   263-285      274    150.00-184.00     166.82                
         11   300-340      325    140.00-173.00     154.07                
         13   355-390      370    140.00-171.00     155.48                
         90   400-449      424    137.50-165.00     152.12                
        135   450-495      471    131.00-159.00     149.35                
        116   500-545      522    125.00-151.50     141.54                
        160   550-595      574    115.00-146.00     133.62                
         99   600-648      621    115.00-140.00     128.64                
          8     607        607       130.00         130.00 Value Added    
         82   650-695      666    112.00-136.00     123.45                
         34   700-740      720    102.00-130.00     116.91                
         22   750-790      773    105.00-118.75     114.48                
          6   805-845      815    103.00-111.00     108.03                

                    Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   400-445      424    120.00-137.50     127.69                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   560-595      576    103.50-130.00     114.29                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   320-345      330    132.50-150.00     142.09                
         22   410-445      424    130.00-155.00     143.20                
         32   450-495      473    119.00-150.00     138.11                
         36   500-545      525    120.00-142.00     132.50                
         28   550-595      571    110.00-135.00     125.17                
         24   600-647      619    109.00-130.00     120.41                
          7   650-695      676    102.00-123.00     111.56                
          4   760-780      768    101.50-105.00     104.13                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         15   250-290      276    132.00-167.50     151.22                
         30   300-347      323    130.00-162.50     148.35                
         80   350-398      380    130.00-160.00     144.83                
        123   400-445      423    125.00-157.00     141.20                
        211   450-498      473    123.00-153.00     138.68                
        218   500-548      523    122.50-147.00     135.56                
         23   532-535      534    135.00-149.00     142.93 Value Added    
        185   550-599      572    117.00-147.00     132.67                
        134   600-648      622    115.00-139.00     128.45                
         37   615-632      623    130.00-140.00     134.46 Value Added    
         85   650-695      672    114.50-133.50     126.14                
         58   656-683      668    131.00-138.25     136.38 Value Added    
         47   700-745      726    108.50-128.00     118.71                
        112   712-740      718    123.50-137.50     134.59 Value Added    
         20   750-795      773    109.00-123.00     114.88                
         12   800-845      820    104.00-120.00     113.17                
          7   815-840      834    119.00-120.00     119.86 Value Added    
          4   855-895      875    104.00-117.50     112.92                

                   Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   300-335      313    117.50-127.00     123.98                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         24   300-345      328    114.00-145.00     134.49                
         14   350-390      375    117.50-137.50     130.97                
         30   405-445      426    114.00-141.00     129.76                
         40   450-495      474    115.00-139.00     128.04                
         24   500-545      525    111.00-132.00     125.64                
         19   550-590      568    117.00-127.00     123.27                
         25   605-645      627    106.00-128.00     122.76                
          7   650-695      671    106.00-122.00     115.11                

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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