Saluda Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
CO_LS753
Columbia, SC      Mon Apr 16, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda County Stockyards, Inc., Saluda, SC
Weighted Average Report for Monday Apr 16, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  338          Last week:  681            Last year:  253

Compared to last week feeder steers and feeder bulls 5.00 higher, feeder heifers 
6.00 higher, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls mostly steady, trend based on 
limited comparable sales due to heavy rains in the area.. Light offering of 
average quality with active buyer participation.
 
Slaughter cows made up 15 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 5 percent, and feeders 78 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 43 percent steers, 37 percent heifers, and 20 percent 
bulls. Near 16 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs. *** This report reflects 
prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight and sex on this sale 
date. This report does not represent all animals at the sale on this date. ***


Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    265-285    273    165.00-175.00     170.52
    8    300-345    328    160.00-175.00     166.41
   19    350-395    371    160.00-172.50     165.11
    6    410-435    420    160.00-167.50     163.15
    3    460-490    477    151.00-164.00     157.13
    7    500-513    508    153.00-163.00     156.13
   13    555-570    569    153.00-154.00     153.08
    3    647-647    647       140.00         140.00
    1    760-760    760       126.00         126.00
    1    815-815    815       118.00         118.00   Value Added
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    220-220    220       120.00         120.00
    1    320-320    320       135.00         135.00
    1    395-395    395       130.00         130.00
                             Medium 2
    1    245-245    245       150.00         150.00
    8    255-291    274    147.50-155.00     152.36
    3    330-340    333    140.00-155.00     148.25
    9    355-395    378    140.00-155.00     149.03
    1    455-455    455       145.00         145.00
    1    470-470    470       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
    2    520-525    523    147.00-149.00     148.00
    1    535-535    535       135.00         135.00   Thin
    1    665-665    665       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
    1    835-835    835        96.00          96.00
                             Medium 3
    1    620-620    620        62.50          62.50   Jersey
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    280-280    280        85.00          85.00
    1    440-440    440        90.00          90.00
    1    695-695    695        68.00          68.00
    1    760-760    760        80.00          80.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    285-295    290    145.00-147.50     146.27
    6    320-345    330    145.00-152.00     149.05
    6    350-390    363    137.50-152.00     145.93
   18    400-445    417    135.00-146.00     140.38
    2    460-465    463    137.00-138.00     137.50
    6    505-545    518    125.00-133.00     129.82
    2    530-530    530       123.00         123.00   Full
    1    555-555    555       132.00         132.00
    3    620-630    623    118.00-121.00     119.67
    3    630-630    630       113.00         113.00   Full
    2    650-680    665       119.00         119.00
    1    745-745    745       109.00         109.00
    2    750-750    750    105.00-111.00     108.00
    3    797-797    797       100.00         100.00   Full
    1    805-805    805       109.00         109.00
    1    960-960    960        91.00          91.00
                             Medium 1 - 2
    1    395-395    395       120.00         120.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    270-270    270       125.00         125.00
    1    345-345    345       120.00         120.00
    1    410-410    410       115.00         115.00
    1    435-435    435        95.00          95.00   Full
    1    495-495    495       105.00         105.00
                             Medium 2
    1    200-200    200       142.50         142.50
    2    250-280    265    138.00-142.50     140.12
    1    325-325    325       132.50         132.50
    1    365-365    365       133.00         133.00
    2    405-415    410    127.00-127.50     127.25
    4    480-480    480    122.00-129.00     127.25
    2    525-525    525    115.00-121.00     118.00
    1    575-575    575       125.00         125.00
    1    595-595    595       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
    3    595-595    595       110.00         110.00   Full
    1    640-640    640       104.00         104.00
    2    715-730    723     95.00-102.00      98.46
    1    750-750    750       100.00         100.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    320-320    320       105.00         105.00
    1    350-350    350       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    400-425    413    150.00-165.00     157.36
    9    450-490    473    147.00-157.50     153.04
    7    500-548    532    140.00-155.00     143.01
    1    555-555    555       143.00         143.00
    1    570-570    570       132.00         132.00   Full
    5    650-680    659    125.00-126.00     125.80
    1    715-715    715       116.00         116.00
    2    760-770    765    110.00-113.00     111.51
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    485-485    485       132.00         132.00
    1    525-525    525       120.00         120.00
                             Medium 2
    2    420-420    420    135.00-140.00     137.50
    7    450-490    461    136.00-145.00     142.24
    1    450-450    450       122.50         122.50   Thin
    1    540-540    540       120.00         120.00
    1    640-640    640       110.00         110.00   Thin

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1110-1110  1110       890.00         890.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium 2 Young
    1    905-905    905       720.00         720.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    865-865    865       730.00         730.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1335-1335  1335        58.00          58.00
    3   1500-1505  1503     58.00-60.00       59.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   11   1100-1390  1233     58.00-63.00       59.83
   11   1000-1325  1163     52.00-57.00       55.11   Low Dressing
    8   1400-1720  1479     58.00-65.00       60.72
    2   1475-1495  1485        57.00          57.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    780-780    780        50.00          50.00   Low Dressing
    8    855-1300  1047     45.00-57.00       51.13   Low Dressing
    1   1585-1585  1585        58.00          58.00   Low Dressing

   Cow/Calf Pairs: [3] Small 1-2 760-885 lbs young cows with 80-355 lbs
calves 880.00-940.00 per pair. 

   Goats: [34] Last Week: 59 reported.  Slaughter and replacement classes 
sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated.  Kids:  Sel 1 20-40 lbs 
one @ 62.50, 40-60 lbs 92.50-5.00. Yearlings: Sel 1 40-60 lbs 110.00-125.00. 
Weathers: Sla 1-2 80-100 lbs one @ 140.00, 100-150 lbs one @ 152.50. 
Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 120.00 137.50, 150.00-152.50 fancy. Bucks/Billies: 
Sel 1 70-100 lbs one @ 130.00, 155.00-270.00 fancy, 100-150 lbs one @ 160.00, 
150-250 lbs one @ 230.00.  

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1285-1285  1285       745.00         745.00   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 3 Young
    1    660-660    660       430.00         430.00   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 3 Middle Aged
    1   1045-1045  1045       543.00         543.00   Per Head
                            Medium 2 Young
    1    855-855    855       829.00         829.00   Per Head
    2    920-960    940    874.00-929.00     900.91   Per Head
                            Medium 2 Middle Aged
    2    935-990    963    626.00-644.00     635.26   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    3    730-855    773    507.00-610.00     557.47   Per Head
    1    985-985    985       512.00         512.00   Per Head
                            Small 3 Young
    1    620-620    620       397.00         397.00   Per Head
                            Small 3 Middle Aged
    1    900-900    900       369.00         369.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1555-1885  1720     82.00-86.00       84.19
    1   1590-1590  1590        78.00          78.00   Low Dressing

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert Eaton 919-707-3218 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCO_LS753.txt