Ocala Weighted Average
OR_LS769
 Tallahassee, FL    Mon  Apr  16,  2018    USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News

 Ocala Livetock Market - Ocala, FL
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 4/16/2018



 AUCTION                         Receipts           Week Ago              Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                    440                   352                 0
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 Feeder Cattle:                     364(83%)              265(75%)            0(0%)
 Slaughter Cattle:                   46(10%)               51(14%)            0(0%)
 Replacement Cattle:                 30(7%)                36(10%)            0(0%)
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 Slaughter cows were slightly lower, and slaughter bulls slightly lower. Feeder
 steers were steady, feeder heifers were slightly higher, and feeder bulls were
 steady.  Feeder cattle supply included 37 percent Steers, 50 percent Heifers,
 and  13 percent Bulls. Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 3 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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 STEERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4       265-275       270     226.00-228.00    226.98
   2       340-345       342     190.00-198.00    193.97
   4       360-370       362     180.00-189.00    182.30
   3       420-435       425     170.00-172.50    170.85
   2       455-465       460     150.00-158.00    153.96
   5       535-545       541     140.00-146.00    142.37
   2       585-595       590     129.00-138.00    133.54

 STEERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3       285-295       291     190.00-200.00    193.26
   3       315-325       318     180.00-189.00    185.94
   2       365-370       367     170.00-177.00    173.52
   3       410-440       420     160.00-164.00    161.40
   2       455-460       457     140.00-149.00    144.48

 STEERS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3       230-235       233     195.00-197.50    196.68
   2       330-340       335     170.00-175.00    172.54

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       210-220       215     201.00-205.00    202.95
   3       260-270       266     177.50-187.50    184.25
   2       315-325       320     170.00-177.50    173.69
   4       380-395       391     157.50-164.00    162.42
   3       410-420       413     147.50-150.00    149.15
   5       485-495       489     140.00-148.00    144.76
   4       565-575       570     126.00-131.00    128.52
   4       685-695       690     120.00-122.00    121.01

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4       220-230       225     187.50-190.00    188.78
   3       330-345       340     157.50-162.50    159.12
   3       360-370       366     142.00-151.00    148.05
   4       420-435       427     140.00-142.50    141.27
   2       510-520       515     128.00-134.00    131.03

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       230-240       235     170.00-178.00    174.09
   3       275-280       276     152.00-162.00    158.63
   2       305-310       307     140.00-150.00    145.04
   2       355-365       360     124.00-130.00    126.96
   3       415-425       418     132.00-139.00    134.37

 BULLS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       385-395       390     178.00-181.00    179.52
   2       440-445       442     165.00-172.00    168.48
   2       585-595       590     128.00-133.00    130.52

 BULLS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       265-275       270     180.00-184.00    182.04
   2       320-330       325     180.00-187.00    183.55
   2       405-415       410     149.00-155.00    151.96

 BULLS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       410-420       415     138.00-140.00    139.01

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 SLAUGHTER CATTLE
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 COWS - Breaker 75-80%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   6      1135-1410     1306      50.00-54.00      51.44       High

 COWS - Boner 80-85%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   3       910-915       911      49.00-51.00      50.33    Average
   6       950-1130     1011      41.00-47.00      44.38        Low

 COWS - Lean 85-90%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   4       780-1110      870      31.00-38.00      34.58        Low

 BULLS -  1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   2      1250-1340     1295      62.00-70.00      66.14    Average

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 REPLACEMENT CATTLE
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 BRED COWS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   5-8     T2      2         790         790     70.00-80.00       75.00
    >5     T2      2      1045-1050     1047     66.00-69.00       67.50

 COW-CALF PAIRS - Medium and Large 1 w/ <150 lbs calf (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   5-8      O      2      835-1025       930    900.00-1050.00    982.66
    >5      O      2       720-785       752    450.00-500.00     476.08

 Please Note:
 The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and
 grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales
 do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in
 the report.  Prices are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

 Explanatory Notes:
 Stage (Cattle) - Represents pregnancy stage (O = open; T1 = 1st Trimester, 1
 to 3 months; T1-2 = 1st/2nd trimester, 1 to 6 months; T2 = 2nd Trimester, 4 to
 6 months; T2-3 = 2nd/3rd Trimester, 4 to 9 months; T3 = 3rd Trimester, 7 to 9
 months; T1-3 = all trimesters, 1 to 9 months; E = Exposed; B = Bred)

 Age - Numerical representation of age in years.

 Source:  USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Cynthia Meagher, Market Reporter, N/A
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