Tennessee Daily Weighted Average
NV_LS750
Nashville, TN    Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 USDA-TN Dept Ag Market News
Tennessee Weighted Average

Tennessee Weighted Average report for Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 at 
Athens and Huntingdon

Receipts: 1,679        Last Week 1,709        Last Year 339

Compared to the same sales last week:

Athens: Slaughter cows/bulls mostly steady. Feeder steers 4.00 to 
5.00 lower. Feeder bulls 2.00 to 3.00 lower. Feeder heifers mostly
steady.

Huntingdon: Compared to sale two weeks ago, slaughter cows steady.
Slaughter bulls not well established last sale. Feeder steers under
400 lbs 5.00 to 12.00 lower, over 400 lbs steady. Feeder bulls steady
to 4.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 400 lbs 1.00 to 5.00 lower, over
400 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 higher.

***Note:  Huntingdon will be reported on the second and fourth
Tuesday of every month. Pulaski will be reported on the first, third
and fifth Tuesday of every month.***

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          9  1245-1520    1340     57.00-64.00       60.37                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         31   845-1195    1082     57.00-67.00       60.55                
         13   815-1105     962     50.00-55.00       53.47 Low Dressing   
         45  1200-1800    1399     57.00-67.00       61.20                
          5  1240-1450    1322     61.50-71.50       65.55 High Dressing  
          5  1220-1710    1417     52.00-56.00       53.41 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         20   850-1180    1004     48.00-56.50       53.16                
          4  1200-1220    1208     55.00-56.50       56.00                

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          1    1155       1155        80.00          80.00                
          3  1745-2305    1997     79.50-93.00       86.51                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   300-345      319    176.00-187.00     182.31                
         23   350-395      371    164.00-182.00     175.10                
         10     350        350       201.00         201.00 Value Added    
         17   405-446      434    164.00-183.00     175.40                
         15   455-495      474    168.00-182.00     176.57                
         46   450-452      452    191.00-193.50     193.45 Value Added    
         17   505-545      518    161.00-175.00     169.11                
          9     548        548       173.00         173.00 Value Added    
         18   550-595      580    141.00-163.00     153.39                
         73   552-583      553    165.00-178.25     177.38 Value Added    
          7   605-645      624    130.00-151.00     140.46                
          4   650-690      669    130.00-148.00     137.39                
          7   650-660      657    144.00-160.00     147.96 Value Added    
          7   700-740      725    124.00-133.00     127.11                
         41   710-736      725    148.00-151.00     149.22 Value Added    

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   265-285      276    178.00-191.00     181.87                
          2     320        320    175.00-190.00     182.50                
         16   350-395      374    168.00-181.00     173.05                
         21   400-445      415    167.00-183.00     174.92                
         20   450-495      471    158.00-174.00     167.66                
         16   505-545      523    148.00-165.00     157.66                
          4   500-530      516    168.00-175.00     171.68 Fancy          
         11   550-598      583    142.00-156.00     151.20                
         12   600-625      616    130.00-145.00     140.35                
         13   650-695      670    121.00-134.00     124.65                
          5   705-717      713    115.00-122.00     120.41                
          6   750-775      755    115.00-123.00     120.80                
          5   865-890      879     91.00-105.00      99.24                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   250-295      275    163.00-172.50     169.12                
         21   300-345      330    161.00-175.00     169.19                
          4     314        314       181.00         181.00 Value Added    
         25   350-395      376    151.00-170.00     164.05                
         11   353-360      354    177.00-183.50     182.90 Value Added    
         33   400-445      421    145.00-163.00     154.17                
          6   400-440      418    165.00-169.00     167.52 Fancy          
         49   415-448      442    167.00-176.25     175.54 Value Added    
         52   450-495      470    145.00-164.00     155.93                
         29   500-545      525    137.00-155.00     146.55                
         43   550-598      579    128.00-150.00     140.76                
         17   555-580      559    146.00-156.50     154.67 Value Added    
         22   600-645      615    118.00-150.00     125.70                
         11   650-685      670    115.00-134.00     120.98                
          6   700-745      719    111.00-115.00     112.32                
         11     720        720       128.00         128.00 Value Added    
          3   770-795      782    116.00-120.00     117.99                

Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN
         Jodee Inman, OIC (502)782-4139
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls750.txt

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