Knoxville Livestock Center Auction
NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed Sep 13, 2017     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Sep 13, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  487          Last week: 393           Last year: 611

Compared to last week, feeder cattle trends not well-established due to limited 
comparable sales, however, a higher undertone was noted.  Slaughter cows measuring 
3.00 higher with slaughter bulls significantly so at 8.00 higher. 

Feeder: 382				Slaughter: 83			Replacement: 22
 
Slaughter cows made up 16 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 8 percent, 
replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 72 percent.  The feeder supply included 29 
percent steers, 36 percent heifers, and 34 percent bulls. Near 33 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    425-445    435    150.00-156.00     152.93
    6    460-483    475    145.00-150.00     147.05
    9    500-540    518    138.00-148.00     143.07
    3    515-515    515       153.00         153.00   Fancy
    6    550-580    559    137.00-141.00     139.24
    8    600-640    618    130.00-140.50     137.63
    1    610-610    610       143.00         143.00   Fancy
    4    617-617    617       143.00         143.00   Value Added
    4    650-670    663    120.00-130.00     127.24
    1    660-660    660       135.00         135.00   Fancy
    4    720-745    733    123.00-127.50     125.35
    5    742-742    742       138.00         138.00   Value Added
    1    730-730    730       115.00         115.00   Brahman X
    3    783-783    783       129.50         129.50
    2    825-835    830    120.00-130.50     125.22
    2    867-867    867       121.50         121.50
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    475-475    475       130.00         130.00
    1    625-625    625       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    445-445    445       132.50         132.50
    1    455-455    455       135.00         135.00
    1    545-545    545       130.00         130.00
    1    740-740    740       115.00         115.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    363-390    373    127.50-135.00     130.53
    5    412-437    424    125.00-135.00     130.54
   17    455-495    476    120.00-129.50     124.38
    1    455-455    455       136.00         136.00   Fancy
   13    505-545    525    125.00-134.00     129.06
   10    550-585    570    115.00-125.00     119.49
    1    575-575    575       127.50         127.50   Fancy
    5    585-585    585       130.00         130.00   Value Added
   11    602-635    622    118.00-122.00     119.35
    2    680-685    683    115.00-123.00     119.01
    1    700-700    700       110.00         110.00
    3    760-765    763    110.00-121.00     113.65
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    365-365    365       110.00         110.00
    1    695-695    695       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    285-285    285       121.00         121.00
    1    440-440    440       122.50         122.50
    2    450-485    468       110.00         110.00
    1    540-540    540       110.00         110.00
    1    640-640    640       110.00         110.00
    1    665-665    665       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    245-245    245       150.00         150.00
    1    270-270    270       155.00         155.00
    1    325-325    325       152.50         152.50
    7    370-395    386    145.00-151.00     147.99
    3    368-368    368       155.00         155.00   Fancy
    6    415-445    434    140.00-147.00     144.48
   11    455-495    474    130.00-140.50     135.43
    2    455-485    470    142.00-143.00     142.52   Fancy
    3    512-535    520    125.00-135.00     131.57
    1    510-510    510       120.00         120.00   Gaunt
    1    510-510    510       115.00         115.00   Brahman X
    9    550-595    579    120.00-130.00     125.79
    7    600-645    622    115.00-126.00     121.48
    2    650-650    650       119.00         119.00
    3    661-661    661       126.50         126.50   Value Added
    1    690-690    690       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
    1    740-740    740       107.00         107.00
    2    780-780    780       115.00         115.00
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    2    425-445    435    119.00-120.00     119.51
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    370-370    370       135.00         135.00
    2    405-405    405    130.00-135.00     132.50
    2    465-490    478    125.00-128.00     126.46
    3    500-540    527       120.00         120.00
    4    550-590    560    110.00-114.00     111.05
    1    615-615    615       106.00         106.00
    1    740-740    740       105.00         105.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1055-1085  1070   885.00-1100.00     990.99   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1265-1265  1265       1100.00       1100.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1135-1135  1135       1150.00       1150.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2    970-1165  1068   975.00-1075.00    1029.57   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1380-1380  1380       900.00         900.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1125-1125  1125       1000.00       1000.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1330-1345  1338  1075.00-1100.00    1087.57   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1650-1650  1650       1150.00       1150.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1660-1660  1660       1200.00       1200.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1005-1005  1005       825.00         825.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1335-1335  1335       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred



Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1100-1335  1260     62.50-64.50       63.60
    5   1590-1860  1667     59.50-64.50       62.34
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    885-885    885        71.00          71.00
    1    800-800    800        60.00          60.00   Low Dressing
   15    990-1305  1131     66.00-75.50       71.40
   14   1060-1380  1162     77.00-86.50       81.34   High Dressing
    2   1170-1325  1248     62.00-62.50       62.27   Low Dressing
    4   1400-1710  1591     68.00-70.00       68.76
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    780-780    780        54.00          54.00
    2   1190-1305  1248     51.00-54.50       52.83

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1265-1415  1323     92.00-99.00       95.12
    3   1080-1220  1135     82.50-86.00       83.77   Low Dressing
   11   1510-2020  1662     93.00-102.00      97.70
    6   1680-1985  1881    104.00-107.00     106.18   High Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC  502-782-4139 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS150.txt