Knoxville Livestock Center Auction
NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed May 16, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday May 16, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  404          Last week: 524           Last year: not reported

Compared to last week, feeder steers measuring 5.00 to 6.00 lower, with feeder 
heifers 2.00 to 3.00 lower and feeder bulls remaining mostly steady overall.  
Slaughter cows gauging 1.00 to 2.00 higher with slaughter bulls 4.00 to 5.00 
lower.

Feeder: 330				Slaughter: 40			Replacement: 34
 
Slaughter cows made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, and feeders 85 percent.  The feeder supply included 
18 percent steers, 42 percent heifers, and 39 percent bulls. Near 19 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note: 
The below 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 a per cwt. basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    375-395    385    155.00-157.50     156.22
    2    420-430    425    145.00-152.50     148.79
    5    467-485    478    139.00-156.00     147.88
    6    510-545    524    146.00-162.50     157.12
   11    556-585    568    147.50-162.50     158.81
   10    615-638    634    142.50-153.00     151.43
    2    805-830    818    114.00-116.00     114.98
    3    905-905    905       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    495-495    495       130.00         130.00
    2    615-615    615       134.00         134.00
    1    775-775    775       109.00         109.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    245-245    245       142.50         142.50
    1    295-295    295       140.00         140.00
    9    312-345    332    132.50-147.50     137.27
    8    350-395    382    130.00-145.00     136.30
   13    402-445    422    134.00-142.50     139.14
    1    440-440    440       126.00         126.00   Brahman X
   15    455-495    479    135.00-147.50     142.32
    2    487-487    487       152.50         152.50   Value Added
   17    505-540    516    135.00-149.00     142.62
    1    525-525    525       123.00         123.00   Fleshy
   13    550-585    565    127.50-142.50     137.70
    1    605-605    605       132.50         132.50
    3    665-695    678    113.00-122.50     116.90
    2    660-660    660       127.50         127.50   Value Added
    2    700-700    700       114.00         114.00
    2    955-955    955        95.00          95.00
    5   1206-1206  1206        87.00          87.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    290-290    290       130.00         130.00
    1    440-440    440       123.00         123.00
    1    470-470    470       129.00         129.00
    5    500-540    515    125.00-127.50     126.49

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    260-260    260       160.00         160.00
    4    315-345    325    160.00-170.00     163.79
    5    355-395    373    151.00-167.50     158.86
   11    410-440    426    135.00-147.50     140.10
    8    450-495    471    145.00-157.50     150.12
   22    505-546    531    145.00-157.50     151.44
    1    535-535    535       162.50         162.50   Fancy
    1    510-510    510       130.00         130.00   Gaunt
   19    555-598    573    137.50-152.50     147.03
    3    622-630    625    125.00-136.00     132.30
    1    625-625    625       142.50         142.50   Fancy
    4    650-690    675    122.00-132.00     128.48
    1    725-725    725       117.50         117.50
    1    795-795    795       109.00         109.00
    1    840-840    840       110.00         110.00
    1    860-860    860       112.50         112.50
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    310-310    310       132.50         132.50
    1    365-365    365       135.00         135.00
    1    410-410    410       126.00         126.00
    1    605-605    605       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    375-375    375       140.00         140.00
    3    460-475    465    135.00-138.00     136.32
    4    515-532    526    131.00-139.00     134.71

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1070-1180  1125    835.00-975.00     901.58   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1345-1345  1345      1050.00        1050.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    3    910-1005   950    800.00-950.00     860.88   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1235-1240  1238    900.00-925.00     912.47   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1540-1540  1540       885.00         885.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1235-1235  1235       825.00         825.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1210-1210  1210       750.00         750.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    785-785    785       650.00         650.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1    905-905    905       725.00         725.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Aged
    1    945-945    945       575.00         575.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Mid-Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows with calves 
weighing 150-375 lbs. 1075.00 to 1275.00, Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 
cows with calves weighing 225-350 lbs. 950.00 to 975.00.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1350-1350  1350     55.50-59.00       57.25
    2   1400-1535  1468     57.00-58.50       57.72
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    870-870    870        57.00          57.00
    9    980-1365  1130     56.00-65.00       61.77
    3   1010-1380  1152     66.00-79.00       70.59   High Dressing
    1   1580-1580  1580        65.00          65.00
    1   1430-1430  1430        66.00          66.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    900-900    900        51.00          51.00
    1   1015-1015  1015        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1390-1400  1395     76.00-81.00       78.49
    3   1575-1940  1810     76.50-84.00       79.86
    2   1675-1695  1685     90.00-93.00       91.51   High Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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