Southwestern Sales Co., Huntingdon, TN

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Sep 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 248     Two weeks ago: 280     Last year: 163

Compared to the same sale two weeks ago, Slaughter cows steady. Bulls not 
well established. Steers and bull steady. Heifers mostly steady with 
instances 8.00 lower. Quality fair to good. Demand moderate. 

Feeders: 201     Slaughter: 37     Replacements: 10

Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 6 percent, and feeders 75 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 11 percent steers, 36 percent heifers, and 53 percent 
bulls. Near 21 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 sale 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
    1    225-225    225       176.00         176.00
    2    325-340    333    160.00-164.00     162.05
    2    410-445    428       154.00         154.00
    1    455-455    455       148.00         148.00
    2    500-500    500    148.00-153.00     150.50
    1    605-605    605       130.00         130.00
    1    780-780    780       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    270-270    270       150.00         150.00
    1    370-370    370       141.00         141.00
    2    475-490    483    140.00-143.00     141.52

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    325-325    325       149.00         149.00
    5    370-387    384       141.00         141.00
    1    410-410    410       137.00         137.00
    3    465-490    473    121.00-128.00     123.29
    1    455-455    455       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
   10    500-545    531    120.00-129.00     123.66
    7    550-575    565    120.00-125.00     121.86
    1    595-595    595       117.00         117.00   Fleshy
    3    660-670    665    116.00-123.00     119.32
    1    650-650    650       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    470-475    473    115.00-118.00     116.49
    1    460-460    460        95.00          95.00   Fleshy
    1    595-595    595       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    395-395    395       131.00         131.00
    1    420-420    420       130.00         130.00
    2    465-490    478       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    390-390    390       119.00         119.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    425-435    430    147.00-148.00     147.51
    2    485-490    488    149.00-152.00     150.49
   10    500-545    512    137.00-144.00     140.67
   16    560-593    576    125.00-138.00     133.84
    8    605-630    614    123.00-134.00     127.41
    6    660-690    678    118.00-124.00     120.51
    4    700-740    716    115.00-122.00     118.20
    1    755-755    755       109.00         109.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    420-420    420       140.00         140.00
    1    475-475    475       111.00         111.00
    1    540-540    540       130.00         130.00
    1    605-605    605       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    435-445    440    138.00-140.00     139.01
    4    450-490    475    130.00-145.00     136.31
    3    505-535    520    124.00-134.00     129.60
    3    555-595    580    124.00-128.00     125.95

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    855-855    855        44.50          44.50   Low Dressing
    1   1265-1265  1265        52.00          52.00
    1   1360-1360  1360        46.00          46.00   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    885-885    885        48.00          48.00
    7    970-1305  1100     46.00-51.50       49.16
    2   1055-1340  1198     53.50-55.00       54.34   High Dressing
    7    955-1280  1082     38.00-46.50       43.63   Low Dressing
    1   1445-1445  1445        54.00          54.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    5    880-1185  1040     40.00-47.00       44.08
    1   1040-1040  1040        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1290-1290  1290        74.00          74.00
    2   1250-1350  1300        72.00          72.00   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_LS147.txt