Tennessee Weekly Livestock Summary for the week of Dec 10-15, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

Receipts: 5,046        		Last Week: 8,623       		Last Year 6,112 
        
  Compared to last week feeder steers mostly 4.00-8.00 lower, and heifers mostly 
2.00-4.00 lower. Light to moderate demand noted on feeder classes.  Slaughter cows 
were steady to 1.00 lower and bulls steady to 2.00 lower.
 
  In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 31 percent and heifers 
approximately 44 percent. Feeder cattle over 600 lbs totaled approximately 31 
percent.

Receipts: 5,046        Last Week 8,623        Last Year 6,112             

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         35  1255-1595    1436     36.50-49.00       43.26                
         19  1600-1855    1706     37.00-48.00       42.47                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         81   895-1190    1107     35.00-51.50       43.62                
          7   990-1190    1119     43.50-57.00       52.55 High Dressing  
         17   930-1195    1071     25.00-40.50       35.32 Low Dressing   
        134  1200-1780    1351     38.00-52.00       44.93                
         15  1255-1575    1397     44.00-56.00       52.35 High Dressing  
         23  1210-1980    1347     30.00-39.50       36.44 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         59   860-1190    1034     27.00-43.00       35.01                
         31   860-1180     994     17.00-33.00       26.07 Low Dressing   
         13  1221-1360    1273     30.00-38.00       35.61                
          5  1225-1430    1288     21.00-33.00       28.64 Low Dressing   

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         12  1225-1490    1395     57.00-70.50       63.69                
          6  1100-1380    1251     54.00-59.00       56.59 Low Dressing   
         38  1500-2465    1853     58.50-74.00       66.30                
          4  1550-1965    1774     70.00-75.00       72.87 High Dressing  
          9  1565-2185    1801     49.00-65.00       59.03 Low Dressing   

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   250-295      284    147.50-187.50     165.29                
         45   300-345      326    138.00-177.50     163.36                
         78   350-398      382    140.00-170.00     162.77                
         38   400-445      423    135.00-162.50     151.60                
         64   450-493      473    137.00-165.00     147.99                
         62   500-545      524    128.00-160.00     143.64                
          9   500-535      510    147.00-154.00     149.49 Value Added    
         67   550-596      572    126.00-151.00     136.40                
          7   565-567      566    146.00-149.00     146.85 Value Added    
         60   600-649      630    120.00-144.00     130.86                
         26   607-621      613    136.00-143.00     140.79 Value Added    
         36   650-693      671    118.00-144.00     128.97                
         49   653-693      674    132.00-143.00     140.00 Value Added    
         28   700-747      726    114.00-131.00     121.36                
          7   711-730      716    132.00-140.00     133.88 Value Added    
         22   750-795      767    115.00-131.00     124.34                
         61   785-796      796    123.00-140.50     140.22 Value Added    
         11   800-845      828    108.00-120.00     113.88                
          5   855-866      862    111.00-117.50     115.71                
         10   900-945      922    102.00-114.00     110.38                
         54     914        914       140.50         140.50 Value Added    

                         Feeder Steers Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   255-290      274    122.50-155.00     137.40                
          4   360-385      371    130.00-147.50     139.79                
          5   415-445      432    117.50-145.00     132.97                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   258-295      269    140.00-167.50     156.62                
          9   300-345      326    138.00-162.50     146.90                
         14   370-390      384    135.00-150.00     145.00                
         18   410-445      430    120.00-149.00     139.45                
         15   460-490      468    130.00-140.00     134.04                
         18   500-545      519    119.00-143.00     130.42                
         13   555-595      579    124.50-135.00     129.87                
          5   605-630      618    108.00-122.50     112.73                
          7   675-678      676    111.00-127.00     117.01                

                     Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   254-285      258    130.00-160.00     134.14                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   320-345      333    142.50-147.00     144.34                
         17   350-395      369    130.00-147.50     138.99                
         61   400-445      424    130.00-160.00     143.42                
          9   411-415      411    150.00-161.00     159.77 Fancy          
         74   450-495      466    120.00-145.00     137.59                
         82   500-545      522    119.00-144.00     131.47                
         68   550-598      573    108.00-133.00     122.74                
         41   600-648      619     95.00-128.00     118.66                
         38   650-695      666     94.00-125.00     113.28                
         20   700-745      724     95.00-119.00     109.14                
         15   755-780      762     98.50-117.00     108.28                
          5   800-840      818     95.00-112.50     104.53                

                          Feeder Bulls Small 1-2                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   405-440      417    120.00-143.00     132.96                
          4   510-545      525    115.00-131.00     122.00                
          4   565-595      585    105.50-125.00     117.13                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   375-390      385    123.00-135.00     128.37                
         13   400-430      414    110.00-141.00     117.76                
         26   450-499      481    117.00-130.00     122.86                
         17   500-545      526    115.00-127.00     121.94                
          8   555-590      569    113.00-125.00     119.25                
         12   600-645      608    100.00-111.00     103.34                
          6   660-690      673     85.00-112.50     101.18                
          5   705-735      716     90.00-102.00      94.58                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4   215-245      234    140.00-150.00     146.18                
         13   250-295      275    127.50-145.00     138.11                
         35   300-345      326    117.00-161.00     135.40                
         73   350-395      377    114.00-146.00     132.42                
        112   400-448      426    107.00-144.00     124.53                
          5     407        407       109.00         109.00 Brahman X      
         23   431-437      434    136.00-139.50     137.51 Value Added    
        178   450-498      469    110.00-137.00     121.66                
          4   450-495      470    102.00-112.50     108.95 Full           
          9     494        494       127.50         127.50 Value Added    
        166   500-545      523    108.00-131.00     120.81                
        127   550-597      574     99.00-128.00     116.60                
         21   553-590      567    118.00-131.00     125.13 Value Added    
         73   600-645      624    100.00-125.00     115.79                
          5   600-635      608    113.00-121.50     116.47 Value Added    
         61   650-695      666     97.00-123.00     110.82                
         20   652-685      669    116.00-128.00     124.62 Value Added    
         39   700-749      728     95.00-120.00     106.63                
         28   750-790      766     88.00-115.00     102.74                
          4     813        813        95.00          95.00 Value Added    
         11   850-885      867     87.00-107.00      99.00                
          6     876        876        94.00          94.00 Value Added    

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   425-440      433    112.50-118.00     116.62                
          7   500-535      520     97.00-110.00     105.53                
          5   555-585      564    100.00-115.00     109.56                
          6   605-645      632     88.00-102.50      96.54                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   255-295      276    120.00-130.00     123.95                
         10   308-345      328    117.50-128.00     122.13                
         12   350-397      379    100.00-120.00     114.06                
         23   405-445      430    106.50-126.00     112.30                
         13   455-495      470    106.00-120.00     113.77                
          8   500-540      518    104.00-118.00     111.37                
         10   558-590      575     95.00-116.00     106.28                
          7   600-645      625     89.00-122.00     104.93                

                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6     214        214       122.00         122.00                
          4     633        633        89.00          89.00                


              
Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC (502)782-4139
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls145.txt