Letohatchee Feeder Cattle Auction
MG_LS139
Montgomery, AL    Wed Mar 14, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News
 
Letohatchee, AL  Mid State Stockyard, Inc.
Weighted Average Report for 3/13/2018
 
Receipts:  884    Last Week:  1056    Year Ago:  1016

   Compared to a week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls unevenly steady. 
Feeder cattle sold 3.00 to 7.00 lower. Replacement cows steady. Supply 
consisted of 10 percent slaughter cows, 3 percent bulls, 3 percent 
replacement cows and pairs, and 84 percent feeder cattle. The feeder 
supply included 36 percent steers, 21 percent bulls, and 43 percent 
heifers. Near 23 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1175        56.00          56.00   Low Dressing
    8   1200-1600   1449     59.00-63.00       60.63
    4   1200-1600   1468     64.00-65.00       64.49   High Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1562     55.00-57.00       56.01   Low Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    800-1200   1158     58.00-63.00       61.24
    2    800-1200   1142     67.00-69.00       68.01   High Dressing
    5   1200-1600   1340     58.00-62.00       59.82
    7   1200-1600   1338     64.00-68.00       65.74   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    800-1200   1050     55.00-58.00       56.51
    2    800-1200   1008     61.00-64.00       62.38   High Dressing
   12    800-1200    933     49.00-52.00       50.35   Low Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1000-1500   1235        81.00          81.00
    3   1000-1500   1178     74.00-77.00       76.14   Low Dressing
    7   1500-3000   1661     82.00-86.00       84.85
    7   1500-3000   1801     87.00-90.00       88.23   High Dressing
    2   1500-3000   1802     76.00-79.00       77.41   Low Dressing

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-350     332    186.00-191.00     188.23
    4    350-400     372    185.00-188.00     186.25
    2    400-450     410    184.00-185.00     184.51
    4    450-500     472    170.00-176.00     172.47
    3    500-550     523    170.00-171.00     170.67
    3    550-600     575    155.00-160.00     157.68
    7    600-650     633    143.00-149.00     144.28
   56    600-650     629    151.50-154.25     153.47   Value Added
    7    650-700     671    139.00-142.00     141.27
   29    750-800     797       133.00         133.00   Value Added

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    350-400     375    178.00-181.00     179.50
   11    500-550     520       156.00         156.00
    2    550-600     588    145.00-149.00     147.03

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    300-350     328    165.00-167.00     165.68
   22    350-400     381    162.00-165.00     164.27
    9    400-450     423    150.00-159.00     152.98
    5    450-500     475    148.00-153.00     149.80
   12    500-550     522    142.00-145.00     142.25
   11    550-600     568    132.00-140.00     138.32
    9    600-650     620    129.00-130.00     129.89
   17    600-650     613       139.50         139.50   Value Added
    2    700-750     742    118.00-120.00     119.00
   12    700-750     712       129.75         129.75   Value Added
   11    750-800     785       127.50         127.50   Value Added

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-350     318    152.00-162.00     156.39
    5    350-400     370    146.00-153.00     149.39
    8    400-450     426    145.00-149.00     146.87
    7    450-500     471    140.00-147.00     142.55
    8    500-550     523    130.00-137.00     133.99
    3    550-600     583    126.00-130.00     128.33
    4    600-650     624    123.00-129.00     126.99
    4    650-700     679    120.00-123.00     121.99

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    350-400     375    136.00-142.00     139.38
    2    400-450     428    133.00-135.00     134.04

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-450     423    175.00-180.00     178.02
   18    450-500     472    168.00-175.00     169.43
    8    500-550     520    156.00-165.00     160.62
    7    550-600     573    150.00-160.00     154.84
    3    600-650     625    140.00-145.00     142.65

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    400-450     427    165.00-174.00     170.66
    6    450-500     484    161.00-166.00     164.13
    5    500-550     530    151.00-156.00     153.79
    5    550-600     574    140.00-147.00     145.21
    2    650-700     680    128.00-130.00     128.99
    3    700-750     725    118.00-124.00     120.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    450-500     472    153.00-155.00     154.34
    2    600-650     640    115.00-121.00     118.02

Open and Bred Replacement Cows 
Young to Middle Aged               Aged
         Large 2                   Large 3
0-3 mos  -------------             -------------
4-6 mos  -------------             -------------
7-9 mos  -------------             -------------

         Medium 2                  Medium 3
0-3 mos  700.00-900.00             -------------
4-6 mos  900.00-950.00             -------------
7-9 mos  -------------             -------------

         Small 2                   Small 3
0-3 mos  -------------             -------------
4-6 mos  600.00-625.00             -------------
7-9 mos  -------------             -------------

Replacement Pairs
Young to Middle Aged Cows with Calves 100-300 lbs    Aged
         Large 2                                     Large 3
         -------------                               1000.00-1200.00

         Medium 2                                    Medium 3
         1300                                        -------------

         Small 2                                     Small 3
         -------------                               -------------

Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Montgomery, AL
         David Garcia, OIC
         Mike Bryant, Market Reporter / Office  334-223-7488
         For more information contact:  montgomery.lgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grains/MG_LS139.txt

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