Arab Stockyard
MG_LS143
Montgomery, AL    Wed Mar 14, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News
 
Arab, AL
Weighted Average Report for 03/13/2018
 
Receipts:  662    Last Week:  720    Year Ago:  987
 
   Compared a week ago: Slaughter cows sold 1.00 lower, bulls sold 
steady. Feeder steers and bulls sold 4.00 to 7.00 lower. Feeder 
heifers sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Demand on feeders good. Replacement 
cows and pairs sold mostly steady. Slaughter cows 13 percent, bulls 
2 percent, replacement cows and pairs 12 percent, and feeders 73 
percent. The feeder supply included 16 percent steers, 50 percent 
heifers, and 34 percent bulls. Near 6 percent of the run weighed 
over 600 lbs.

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1108     62.00-64.00       62.96
    4   1200-1600   1389     62.00-63.00       62.75
    1   1600-2000   1685        64.00          64.00
    1   1600-2000   1765        58.00          58.00   Low Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    800-1200   1091     62.00-65.00       64.01
    2    800-1200   1048     66.00-68.00       66.97   High Dressing
    1    800-1200   1135        58.00          58.00   Low Dressing
   11   1200-1600   1407     61.00-65.00       62.83
    6   1200-1600   1298     66.00-68.00       66.84   High Dressing
    4   1200-1600   1291     58.00-60.00       59.03   Low Dressing
    2   1600-2000   1640     64.00-65.00       64.49

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    800-1200   1092     57.00-61.00       59.58
    1    800-1200   1060        63.00          63.00   High Dressing
    3    800-1200    973     54.00-55.00       54.68   Low Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1392     60.00-61.00       60.43

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1000-1500   1145        88.00          88.00
    4   1500-3000   1764     83.00-88.00       84.98
    2   1500-3000   1978     90.00-95.00       93.29   High Dressing
    2   1500-3000   1580     79.00-80.00       79.51   Low Dressing

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     260       220.00         220.00
    3    300-350     317    197.00-202.00     198.99
    3    350-400     377    182.00-187.00     184.28
    2    400-450     430    177.00-181.00     178.93
    5    500-550     525    164.00-170.00     166.98
    2    550-600     555    163.00-164.00     163.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    350-400     379    175.00-180.00     177.75
    3    400-450     438    170.00-172.00     170.66
    5    450-500     475    165.00-170.00     167.35
    3    500-550     517    157.00-163.00     159.95
    5    550-600     568    154.00-155.00     154.80
    1    600-650     625       150.00         150.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     340       175.00         175.00
    1    350-400     390       168.00         168.00
    1    400-450     445       165.00         165.00
    1    450-500     455       165.00         165.00
    1    500-550     530       152.00         152.00
    1    550-600     575       147.00         147.00
    1    600-650     625       140.00         140.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    350-400     375    158.00-163.00     160.18
   11    400-450     425    150.00-157.00     153.48
    9    450-500     483    145.00-152.00     148.03
   18    450-500     452       166.50         166.50   Value Added
    5    500-550     515    140.00-145.00     143.17
    3    550-600     575    135.00-140.00     137.30
    4    600-650     615    132.00-135.00     133.98
    3    650-700     663    128.00-132.00     129.98
    1    700-750     740       120.00         120.00
    1    750-800     765       122.00         122.00   Replacement

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-300     270    165.00-170.00     167.26
    5    300-350     329    155.00-165.00     160.42
   10    350-400     376    150.00-155.00     152.35
   14    400-450     420    145.00-150.00     147.74
   14    450-500     464    137.00-145.00     142.66
    5    500-550     517    135.00-138.00     136.57
    1    550-600     555       135.00         135.00
    3    600-650     608    127.00-130.00     128.99
    1    650-700     670       120.00         120.00
    1    700-750     745       117.00         117.00
    1    750-800     765       117.00         117.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-300     277    157.00-160.00     158.99
    6    300-350     331    150.00-157.00     153.04
    6    350-400     377    142.00-150.00     145.59
    4    400-450     414    140.00-142.00     141.49
    6    450-500     478    130.00-137.00     133.75
    1    500-550     505       130.00         130.00
    1    600-650     630       120.00         120.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-350     318    190.00-195.00     192.93
    3    350-400     387    177.00-180.00     178.31
    4    400-450     419    175.00-177.00     175.99
    4    450-500     471    167.00-172.00     170.21
    1    500-550     515       165.00         165.00
    2    550-600     570    154.00-155.00     154.49
    3    650-700     662    136.00-141.00     138.65
    1    700-750     725       127.00         127.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    250-300     276    177.00-187.00     181.34
    6    300-350     335    175.00-177.00     175.32
    7    350-400     369    172.00-175.00     173.67
   11    400-450     421    167.00-172.00     169.22
   13    450-500     476    158.00-167.00     162.48
    5    500-550     524    150.00-158.00     154.35
    3    550-600     567    147.00-150.00     148.66
    2    600-650     610    140.00-142.00     140.99
    1    700-750     715       125.00         125.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    200-250     225    177.00-182.00     179.39
    3    300-350     325    172.00-175.00     173.95
    3    350-400     365    168.00-172.00     169.96
    7    400-450     425    160.00-167.00     162.94
    5    450-500     475    152.00-158.00     154.72
    5    500-550     522    145.00-152.00     147.93
    1    550-600     560       145.00         145.00
    1    600-650     620       135.00         135.00
    1    700-750     705       119.00         119.00
 
Open and Bred Replacement Cows 
Young to middle aged                                Aged
         Large 2                                   Large 3
0-3 mos  1125.00-1250.00                           825.00
4-6 mos  1250.00-1425.00                           1025.00-1175.00
7-9 mos  1500.00-1575.00                           1225.00

         Medium 2                                  Medium 3
0-3 mos  725.00-890.00                             655.00-700.00
4-6 mos  1075.00-1225.00                           725.00-800.00             
7-9 mos  -------------                             -------------

         Small 2                                   Small 3
0-3 mos  545.00-670.00                             -------------
4-6 mos  -------------                             600.00
7-9 mos  775.00                                    -------------

Replacement Pairs 
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs      Aged 
         Large 2                                       Large 3 
         1550.00-1700.00                               -------------

         Medium 2                                      Medium 3 
         1500.00-1550.00                               860.00-975.00          

         Small 2                                       Small 3 
         1100.00-1250.00                               725.00

Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service
         David Garcia, OIC
         Russell Thorne  / Market Reporter / 334-223-7488
         For more information contact: montgomery.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov  
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/MG_LS143.txt

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