Williamston Livestock Auction Wtd Avg (Mon)
CO_LS750
Columbia, SC      Mon Apr 16, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Upstate Livestock Exchange, Williamston, SC
Weighted Average Report for Monday Apr 16, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  421          Last week: 556                   Last year: 303

  Compared to let Monday, Feeder Steers and Feeder Heifers steady, Slaughter 
Cows and Slaughter Bulls unevenly steady. Average offering of well conditioned 
cattle with active buyer participation. This report does not reflect all animals 
in this market on this date.
Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 13 percent, and feeders 66 percent.  The feeder supply included 
35 percent steers, 37 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 20 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    240-245    243    155.00-169.00     161.93
    4    255-285    273    175.00-177.50     175.63
    2    310-315    313    165.00-175.00     170.04
    3    310-330    322    180.00-183.00     181.67   Fancy
    8    355-395    376    155.00-166.00     159.90
    3    380-390    385       169.00         169.00   Fancy
    6    405-445    426    157.00-168.00     163.79
    5    450-495    475    159.00-164.00     161.56
    6    500-515    509    155.00-162.00     158.00
    3    560-575    570    147.00-155.00     149.69
    3    610-630    620    135.00-142.00     138.31
    7    660-692    685    128.00-136.00     134.15
    2    760-775    768    114.00-124.00     119.05
                             Medium 2
    3    305-345    325    150.00-160.00     155.21
    4    365-395    384    150.00-152.50     151.14
    2    400-415    408    140.00-150.00     145.09
    2    455-480    468    135.00-145.00     140.13
    3    525-540    535    145.00-150.00     147.02
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    320-340    330    140.00-145.00     142.42
    2    350-360    355    140.00-142.50     141.23
    2    455-465    460    120.00-125.00     122.53
    2    505-535    520    134.00-135.00     134.49
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    515-540    528     62.50-67.50       64.94

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    205-225    215       142.50         142.50
    3    260-285    273    137.50-140.00     139.13
    9    305-345    324    150.00-160.00     153.54
    3    360-390    375    143.00-154.00     148.11
   10    410-445    429    130.00-138.00     134.56
   12    450-495    470    129.00-137.00     132.69
    4    505-515    510    133.00-135.00     134.00
    4    550-590    561    127.00-132.00     129.21
    4    620-645    639    115.00-122.00     119.73
    2    705-715    710       108.00         108.00
                             Medium 2
    2    380-390    385    130.00-137.00     133.55
    4    425-440    434    124.00-129.00     125.74
    4    460-490    475    118.00-125.00     121.25
    2    500-545    523    120.00-126.00     122.87
    2    580-585    583    116.00-119.00     117.51
    2    650-665    658    110.00-113.00     111.48
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    210-220    215    120.00-130.00     124.88
    2    685-690    688     85.00-90.00       87.51
    2    740-745    743     82.50-95.00       88.77
    2    790-795    793     72.00-77.00       74.49

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    400-445    424    158.00-169.00     163.95
    9    455-495    471    150.00-160.00     154.47
    8    510-530    515    141.00-147.00     144.26
    4    550-585    566    135.00-139.00     136.98
    5    605-645    630    128.00-132.00     129.82
    4    655-670    663    123.00-131.00     126.24
    2    750-785    768    101.00-112.00     106.37
    2    870-875    873    100.00-106.00     103.01
                             Medium 2
    5    400-440    419    140.00-150.00     144.01
    5    460-495    475    135.00-145.00     140.07
    7    520-545    531    130.00-137.00     135.27
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    460-465    463    115.00-127.50     121.28

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    775-830    793    600.00-770.00     662.54   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2    915-1120  1018    800.00-850.00     822.48   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1135-1170  1153   975.00-1025.00    1000.38   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    2   1210-1400  1305   925.00-1000.00     959.77   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 3 Young
    3    755-825    788    450.00-550.00     507.61   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    4   1015-1045  1036    560.00-640.00     595.04   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred


Cow/Calf Pairs (5) Medium 1-2 905-1020lbs young age cows with 165-225lbs calves 
1000.00-1175.00 per pair; Small 1-2 810-855lbs young age cows with 105lbs calves 
800.00-92555.00 per pair.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1090-1390  1258     67.00-70.00       68.75
    2   1305-1330  1318     72.00-75.00       73.49   High Dressing
    6   1410-1535  1485     66.00-70.00       68.16
    3   1400-1740  1588     72.00-73.00       72.71   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   22    920-1395  1192     63.00-68.00       65.84
    3   1235-1395  1305     70.00-71.00       70.32   High Dressing
    5   1475-1530  1501     65.00-68.00       66.58
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    725-760    740     52.50-57.00       54.39   Low Dressing
    7    945-1370  1124     59.00-62.00       60.32
    5    820-1360  1043     51.00-57.00       55.37   Low Dressing
    5   1480-1615  1554     58.00-63.00       60.78

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1635-2240  1845     77.00-86.00       81.13
    2   1560-1665  1613        73.00          73.00   Low Dressing

Goats: (37) Gates are sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated. Kids 
Sel 2 60-80lbs 70.00-75.00; Nannies Sel 2 140-180lbs 155.00-180.00; Wethers Sel 
1&2 80-100lbs 170.00-190.00;Billies Sel 2 100-150lbs 135.00-150.00.

Hogs:(34) USDA 1-3 Barrows and Gilts 300-350lbs 53.00-56.00; USDA 1-3 Bbq Shoats 
100-200lbs 37.50-45.00. 

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert Eaton 919-707-3218 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS750.txt