Tennessee Cattle Auction

Monday, September 10, 2018

Tennessee Feeder Cattle Weekly Summary

Receipts on 9 TN Auctions 6,342 10 Last Week 6,521 10 Last Year 5,799

Compared to last week, slaughter cows/bulls mostly steady. Feeder steers
1.00 to 2.00 lower. Feeder bulls steady to 4.00 higher. Feeder heifers
steady to 2.00 lower.

Feeder supply this week consisted of 32% over 600 lbs; 42% Heifers.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4  1080-1165    1113     48.00-59.00       52.34                
         47  1220-1590    1416     46.00-60.00       53.16                
          4  1255-1565    1408     42.00-49.50       45.76 Low Dressing   
          9  1600-1850    1723     47.00-59.00       51.47                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        111   860-1190    1093     45.00-65.00       52.97                
         11  1060-1193    1163     53.50-63.00       55.73 High Dressing  
         13   930-1195    1104     42.00-52.00       47.23 Low Dressing   
        126  1210-1735    1338     45.50-64.00       54.02                
         28  1205-1970    1414     51.50-71.00       58.53 High Dressing  
         15  1215-1475    1363     40.00-52.00       46.67 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   790-840      811     43.50-47.00       45.52                
          8   750-840      796     30.00-42.50       38.62 Low Dressing   
         63   860-1185    1020     38.00-55.50       46.83                
          8   900-1080     989     33.50-43.00       37.32 Low Dressing   
          8  1210-1365    1251     44.00-55.00       50.44                

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         15  1250-1485    1403     70.50-90.00       78.17                
          8  1170-1290    1228     63.00-74.50       67.82 Low Dressing   
         45  1515-2325    1838     74.00-91.50       81.03                
         13  1535-2460    1850     81.00-94.00       89.69 High Dressing  
          4  1550-2135    1828     70.00-72.50       70.73 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9   255-295      280    174.00-197.50     186.94                
         25   300-348      332    155.00-186.00     177.21                
          2   315-325      320    185.00-194.00     189.57 Fancy          
         38   350-395      375    149.00-186.00     162.73                
         56   400-448      424    144.00-173.00     158.97                
        100   450-498      473    145.00-170.00     155.71                
          4     452        452       162.00         162.00 Fancy          
          5     488        488       158.00         158.00 Value Added    
        120   500-545      524    138.00-166.00     153.28                
         38     536        536       159.50         159.50 Thin Fleshed   
         38   528-542      533    161.00-167.00     164.19 Value Added    
        146   550-595      578    135.50-159.00     147.05                
         96   600-647      620    130.00-150.00     141.20                
         12     602        602       149.50         149.50 Thin Fleshed   
         82   617-643      626    147.50-153.00     150.46 Value Added    
         87   650-695      670    125.00-146.50     140.28                
         13   653-660      657    149.00-150.00     149.54 Value Added    
         56   700-745      728    124.00-140.00     133.54                
         29   715-732      720    140.00-148.50     144.71 Value Added    
         35   750-795      772    121.00-139.00     134.89                
         16   807-820      809    137.00-142.00     141.37 Value Added    
         31   853-875      862    118.00-132.00     130.28                

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   370-380      375    142.50-152.50     147.49                
          6   550-588      569    120.00-137.50     131.03                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   250-295      269    155.00-162.50     160.07                
          6   305-340      324    135.00-160.00     143.22                
         26   355-395      373    137.00-158.00     147.70                
          7   400-430      418    140.00-150.00     145.95                
         23   455-495      480    136.00-147.50     142.63                
         30   500-545      526    110.00-145.00     129.11                
         19   550-597      577    128.00-145.00     136.23                
         12   620-645      632    125.00-142.00     130.44                
          4   655-660      656    110.00-130.00     122.88                
          4   700-740      725    120.00-125.00     121.72                
          4   760-773      768    120.00-126.00     123.52               

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   260-295      279    170.00-184.00     178.56                
         14   300-345      319    160.00-174.00     166.38                
         22   355-395      381    146.00-171.00     160.28                
         89   400-447      422    135.00-168.00     154.01                
          5   405-445      423    154.00-170.00     162.38 Fancy          
        116   450-495      469    137.00-163.00     149.56                
        126   500-545      523    128.00-160.50     141.02                
          5   500-520      515    147.00-150.00     148.79 Fancy          
          9     547        547       160.00         160.00 Value Added    
        124   550-599      576    125.00-147.00     136.35                
        109   600-647      624    120.00-144.00     129.16                
         72   650-695      673    117.00-129.00     123.46                
         23   700-745      721    110.00-122.00     116.84                
         24   750-795      779    109.00-122.50     118.52                

                    Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   510-545      529    120.00-137.00     128.06                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         15   400-445      424    129.00-150.00     137.09                
         30   450-495      470    119.00-143.00     136.32                
         28   505-540      523    115.00-141.00     129.59                
         21   555-595      583    119.00-134.00     125.47                
         23   600-645      628    113.00-125.00     119.19                
          8   650-679      668    102.00-120.00     114.81                
          4   755-765      758    104.00-115.00     110.64                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   215-239      233    135.00-160.00     153.69                
         11   255-295      276    130.00-175.00     149.61                
         30   300-345      323    130.00-169.00     148.98                
         89   355-395      381    128.00-164.00     147.86                
         73   400-447      426    120.00-159.00     138.73                
        189   450-499      472    119.00-151.00     137.05                
          6     480        480       151.00         151.00 Value Added    
        203   500-548      528    120.00-144.00     134.15                
         45   500-547      529    140.00-147.00     143.71 Value Added    
        228   550-599      578    117.00-139.00     130.28                
         18   550-578      573    135.50-141.00     136.21 Value Added    
         86   600-648      624    114.00-132.00     124.12                
         18   600-644      620    134.00-137.50     134.85 Value Added    
         94   650-695      665    106.00-133.00     124.34                
         88   657-698      683    127.00-140.00     132.92 Value Added    
         33   700-748      726    114.00-124.00     119.33                
          6     739        739       127.50         127.50 Value Added    
          9   750-795      776    107.00-125.00     114.88                
         35   800-845      810    108.00-117.75     115.62                
         12   820-833      827    113.00-119.00     115.98 Value Added    
          4     858        858       112.50         112.50 Value Added    

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   350-395      373    125.00-140.00     131.03                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   315-345      332    132.50-145.00     136.65                
         20   350-395      368    115.00-145.00     129.70                
         43   400-445      430    110.00-141.00     125.82                
         46   450-495      465    116.00-135.00     126.79                
         10     458        458       150.00         150.00 Thin Fleshed   
         40   500-545      521    115.00-135.00     126.52                
          4   560-575      566    118.00-123.00     120.50                
         18   600-643      627    114.00-124.00     120.20                
          4   650-690      673    110.00-117.50     114.59                
          4   703-748      726    110.00-111.00     110.52                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   455-465      460    117.50-124.00     121.63                

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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