Hardin County Stockyard, Savannah, TN

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Dec 5, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1074     Last week: 1388     Last year: 724

Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls steady. 
Steers and bulls 2.00 to 6.00 lower. Heifers steady to 5.00 lower. 
Quality fair to good with a considerable number heavier fleshed and/or 
smaller framed cattle which received significant discounts. Demand 
moderate.

Feeders: 961     Slaughter: 76     Replacements: 37

Offerings included the following load lot: 
60 steers, 853 lbs, M&L 1, Black/BWF Red/RWF CHX, 5 flesh, $141.00
   
Slaughter cows made up 6 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 6 percent, and feeders 87 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 46 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 14 percent 
bulls. Near 32 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 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
    3    260-295    278    165.00-172.50     168.40
    8    305-340    322    165.00-175.00     168.34
    8    350-390    366    147.50-160.00     153.69
    1    355-355    355       167.50         167.50   Fancy
   12    400-445    418    142.50-157.50     149.92
    7    450-487    474    138.00-150.00     142.56
    2    475-490    483    130.00-132.50     131.27   Fleshy
   13    503-541    528    130.00-140.00     133.43
    3    505-510    507    122.50-127.50     124.16   Fleshy
   14    550-588    573    127.50-140.00     133.45
    2    550-595    573    117.50-122.50     119.90   Fleshy
   17    600-640    619    122.50-135.50     131.68
    1    645-645    645       102.50         102.50   Fleshy
    3    665-680    670    120.00-125.00     123.31   Fleshy
    3    735-745    740    126.00-130.00     127.66
   22    702-738    712    131.00-132.50     131.42   Value Added
    2    785-795    790    122.50-125.00     123.74
    3    805-810    807    120.00-122.50     120.84
   60    853-853    853       141.00         141.00   Value Added
    1    900-900    900       101.00         101.00
    1   1085-1085  1085       100.00         100.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    275-290    283    142.50-155.00     146.76
    4    310-340    328    132.50-160.00     149.87
    6    355-395    381    122.50-145.00     133.33
    3    405-440    417    120.00-137.50     129.88
    8    460-490    473    120.00-138.00     127.84
    1    520-520    520        92.50          92.50   Fleshy
    2    560-560    560    112.50-120.00     116.25
    1    620-620    620       122.50         122.50
    1    675-675    675       102.50         102.50
    1    700-700    700       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    255-255    255       150.00         150.00
    8    305-345    326    145.00-167.50     156.75
   11    355-395    378    132.50-155.00     143.14
    7    400-445    424    127.50-142.50     135.94
    8    450-491    484    127.50-136.00     132.61
    3    505-525    515    115.00-124.00     120.55
    5    550-595    581    115.00-130.00     124.44
    3    600-640    618    111.00-120.00     113.91
    1    680-680    680       122.50         122.50
    1    700-700    700       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    415-415    415       122.50         122.50
    1    480-480    480       103.00         103.00
    1    670-670    670       101.00         101.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    255-295    274    137.50-140.00     139.38
   13    308-345    320    127.50-137.50     132.28
   10    350-395    377    122.50-132.50     126.97
    1    395-395    395       122.00         122.00   Fleshy
   22    400-445    422    120.00-132.50     124.61
   31    450-495    466    117.50-127.00     122.88
    1    490-490    490       105.00         105.00   Fleshy
   24    500-540    521    112.50-127.00     120.35
    1    510-510    510       112.50         112.50   Fleshy
   17    550-583    572    110.00-119.00     116.67
    2    580-585    583    100.00-105.00     102.49   Fleshy
   11    600-645    622    107.50-120.00     112.94
    1    610-610    610       105.00         105.00   Fleshy
    1    610-610    610       105.00         105.00   Full
   10    655-690    677    106.00-123.00     113.04
    3    715-740    727    106.00-115.00     110.28
    7    706-706    706       123.00         123.00   Value Added
    1    780-780    780       102.50         102.50
    1    815-815    815       102.50         102.50
    1    850-850    850       111.00         111.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    250-250    250       135.00         135.00
    3    335-345    338    120.00-127.50     123.33
    3    369-385    378    117.50-122.50     119.13
    7    405-445    426     87.50-116.00     107.59
    4    460-470    464    112.50-120.00     116.24
    2    450-465    458     77.50-87.50       82.42   Fleshy
    3    510-535    518    100.00-111.00     104.47
    1    550-550    550       102.50         102.50
    1    590-590    590        87.50          87.50   Fleshy
    1    720-720    720       102.50         102.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    265-295    281    117.50-135.00     126.31
    3    330-345    338    125.00-130.00     127.48
    4    355-375    365    117.50-125.00     122.04
   11    410-448    433    112.50-122.50     117.06
    2    455-490    473    115.00-117.50     116.20
    3    500-540    520    107.50-115.00     111.46
    6    550-595    577    100.00-111.00     106.09
    5    600-635    614    101.00-107.50     105.13
    1    665-665    665       105.00         105.00
    1    875-875    875        93.00          93.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    400-430    413    135.00-140.00     138.34
    9    450-490    469    132.50-147.50     139.11
   14    500-545    511    117.50-130.00     123.66
   10    550-595    571    110.00-120.00     116.56
    5    600-640    618    110.50-113.00     112.18
    1    675-675    675       110.00         110.00
    3    715-725    718    102.50-107.00     105.15
    2    805-820    813     96.00-102.50      99.28
    1    930-930    930        95.00          95.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    410-445    428    102.50-132.50     116.89
    3    455-495    472    110.00-132.50     122.99
    6    500-535    519    100.00-122.00     112.07
    1    575-575    575       112.50         112.50
    1    915-915    915        82.50          82.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    400-425    411    120.00-132.50     125.05
    4    470-495    484    121.00-125.00     122.74
    3    505-535    525    112.50-120.00     117.45
    1    575-575    575       110.00         110.00
    2    620-640    630    107.50-111.00     109.28
    1    704-704    704       102.00         102.00
    1    775-775    775        94.00          94.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1075-1075  1075       750.00         750.00   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    1    995-995    995       725.00         725.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1   1300-1300  1300       700.00         700.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    970-970    970       585.00         585.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1060-1060  1060       500.00         500.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1320-1375  1348     40.00-43.00       41.53
    1   1350-1350  1350        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing
    2   1445-1490  1468     41.00-44.00       42.52
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   11   1045-1370  1210     38.00-44.00       41.01
    3   1175-1320  1267     45.00-46.00       45.34   High Dressing
    8    995-1255  1096     32.00-38.00       34.83   Low Dressing
    1   1630-1630  1630        41.00          41.00
    1   1510-1510  1510        38.00          38.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   11    950-1195  1050     32.00-38.00       34.34
    3    935-1115   995     25.00-30.00       28.13   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1385-1460  1430     62.00-67.00       64.65
    5   1595-1990  1725     62.00-68.00       64.73
    1   1730-1730  1730        60.00          60.00   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_LS154.txt