Nashville, TN Sun May 19, 2019 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Farmers Livestock, Greeneville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Saturday May 18, 2019

Cattle Receipts: 862 Last week: 780 Last year: 696

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

Feeder: 625 Slaughter: 198 Replacement: 39

Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, replacement cows 2 percent, and feeders 75 percent. The feeder supply included 19 percent steers, 37 percent heifers, and 44 percent bulls. Near 24 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

5 325-340 333 152.00-163.00 156.10

4 370-395 384 150.00-159.00 154.42

4 405-425 415 150.00-159.00 153.22

7 450-495 473 146.00-155.00 148.95

6 505-545 522 140.00-145.00 142.30

14 550-595 574 134.00-147.00 140.75

12 605-644 631 132.00-141.00 136.20

2 675-695 685 130.00-131.00 130.49

4 710-730 719 123.00-127.00 124.51

1 795-795 795 120.00 120.00

2 865-880 873 114.00-121.00 117.47

1 940-940 940 108.00 108.00

1 995-995 995 102.00 102.00

1 1105-1105 1105 105.00 105.00

1 1225-1225 1225 107.00 107.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

3 375-395 382 140.00-147.50 142.46

4 455-490 476 130.00-141.00 137.51

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 265-295 280 128.00-130.00 128.95

10 305-345 327 125.00-136.00 129.08

1 340-340 340 140.00 140.00 Fancy

13 350-395 374 124.00-137.00 128.58

19 400-445 421 119.00-131.00 123.82

16 450-495 472 120.00-135.00 126.52

18 500-545 521 124.00-135.00 128.89

1 525-525 525 115.00 115.00 Full

20 555-595 574 118.00-128.00 121.81

17 600-645 618 117.00-124.00 121.64

6 650-685 673 110.00-120.00 114.84

7 705-745 726 100.00-111.00 104.54

1 795-795 795 104.00 104.00

3 865-880 870 93.00-104.00 97.31

1 955-955 955 89.00 89.00

1 1185-1185 1185 78.00 78.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 335-335 335 120.00 120.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

2 370-380 375 117.00-120.00 118.48

1 405-405 405 114.00 114.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

5 265-290 274 150.00-166.00 157.82

11 305-340 322 150.00-167.00 158.35

19 350-395 372 145.00-160.00 151.06

1 365-365 365 166.00 166.00 Fancy

18 400-440 418 140.00-150.00 145.14

1 405-405 405 154.00 154.00 Fancy

22 450-495 473 137.00-151.00 143.59

28 500-545 523 130.00-145.00 137.80

19 550-595 566 130.00-142.00 137.11

10 605-645 616 128.00-138.00 132.30

9 655-690 677 118.00-131.00 124.11

4 720-740 734 108.00-120.00 113.49

4 760-775 768 109.00-115.00 110.77

1 780-780 780 107.00 107.00 Brahman X

1 995-995 995 109.00 109.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 230-230 230 130.00 130.00

1 295-295 295 140.00 140.00

1 345-345 345 137.50 137.50

1 385-385 385 130.00 130.00

2 485-490 488 129.00-130.00 129.50

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 335-335 335 140.00 140.00

1 385-385 385 137.50 137.50

2 440-445 443 130.00 130.00

1 595-595 595 126.00 126.00

2 610-610 610 118.00-122.00 120.00

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1000-1000 1000 740.00 740.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1050-1050 1050 775.00 775.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1000-1100 1050 850.00-1075.00 957.14 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

3 1200-1400 1300 925.00-1000.00 960.26 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1100-1100 1100 610.00 610.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 1195-1295 1253 56.00-62.00 59.56

6 1455-1735 1574 57.00-65.00 60.51

Boner 80-85% Lean

1 895-895 895 65.00 65.00

55 910-1350 1125 58.00-70.00 64.05

18 1055-1330 1168 71.00-76.00 73.23 High Dressing

4 935-1130 1046 52.00-55.00 53.69 Low Dressing

6 1480-1775 1591 60.00-69.00 64.89

Lean 85-90% Lean

2 845-960 903 57.00 57.00

2 805-850 828 42.00-45.00 43.54 Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

8 1145-1470 1368 79.00-85.00 82.57

1 1255-1255 1255 96.00 96.00 High Dressing

8 1515-2520 1832 76.00-88.00 83.84

3 1580-1760 1653 90.00-97.00 92.64 High Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN

Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter 502-782-4139