Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 30, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 479 Last week: 402 Last year: 293

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers weighing up to 500 lbs. 6.00 to 8.00 higher with those in excess of 500 lbs. holding mostly steady; feeder bulls weighing up to 500 lbs. measuring 10.00 higher with those weighing in excess of 500 lbs. remaining mostly steady. Regarding slaughter classes- breaker cows 6.00 higher, boning cows 3.00 higher, and bulls 4.00 to 5.00 higher, with lean cows remaining mostly steady.

Feeder: 387 Slaughter: 63 Replacement: 29

Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 74 percent. The feeder supply included 16 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 44 percent bulls. Near 25 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

7 400-421 413 148.00-150.00 148.86

4 470-470 470 129.00 129.00

9 500-540 519 127.00-140.00 132.59

7 556-580 570 138.00-140.00 139.27

2 605-640 623 130.00-135.00 132.57

2 660-695 678 120.00-122.00 120.97

1 725-725 725 120.00 120.00

1 755-755 755 129.00 129.00

1 940-940 940 111.00 111.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 635-635 635 112.00 112.00

Holstein Large 4

1 445-445 445 62.50 62.50

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 330-330 330 129.00 129.00

11 350-397 378 124.00-135.00 129.57

6 410-445 432 120.00-131.00 125.18

4 427-427 427 135.50 135.50 Value Added

14 450-490 473 119.00-131.50 126.45

6 510-533 527 120.00-125.00 124.02

2 500-545 523 108.00-110.00 109.04 Full

11 551-592 564 115.00-123.50 117.62

13 610-647 626 110.00-120.00 117.76

4 650-680 663 115.00-120.50 117.85

5 671-671 671 123.50 123.50 Value Added

3 705-720 713 110.00-118.00 113.64

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 440-440 440 110.00 110.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

2 300-315 308 110.00 110.00

5 555-585 569 100.00-110.00 105.88

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

3 275-295 282 134.00-138.00 135.40

5 310-335 319 140.00-151.00 145.19

2 360-365 363 164.00-171.00 167.52

8 425-445 442 139.00-149.00 143.75

2 402-402 402 161.00 161.00 Fancy

14 450-490 467 132.00-141.00 136.07

2 455-460 458 145.00-156.00 150.47 Fancy

15 505-545 523 120.00-130.00 125.93

12 561-580 571 116.00-125.00 121.84

1 575-575 575 129.00 129.00 Fancy

4 600-640 619 115.00-125.00 117.94

3 685-687 686 107.00-114.00 109.33

7 705-745 719 102.00-113.00 106.53

2 750-795 773 103.00-113.00 107.85

1 800-800 800 100.00 100.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 345-345 345 120.00 120.00

3 450-465 458 115.00-122.50 118.13

1 775-775 775 80.00 80.00

1 820-820 820 73.00 73.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 395-395 395 139.00 139.00

1 445-445 445 125.00 125.00

1 450-450 450 115.00 115.00

2 525-530 528 107.00-107.50 107.25

1 600-600 600 110.00 110.00

1 665-665 665 100.00 100.00

1 775-775 775 85.00 85.00

1 840-840 840 82.50 82.50

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1295-1295 1295 1000.00 1000.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

5 1015-1160 1085 1035.00-1175.00 1105.65 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 1455-1455 1455 935.00 935.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1210-1210 1210 975.00 975.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged

2 920-935 928 625.00-750.00 688.01 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

2 955-1105 1030 850.00-900.00 876.82 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 910-910 910 735.00 735.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Aged medium and large frame #1 cows with calves weighing 150-300 lbs.

1035.00 to 1100.00, Aged small frame #1 cow with calf weighing 75 lbs. 750.00.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 1020-1360 1224 57.00-64.00 60.53

2 985-1310 1148 53.50-55.00 54.36 Low Dressing

2 1405-1430 1418 63.50 63.50

3 1505-1775 1647 52.00-55.50 53.72 Low Dressing

Boner 80-85% Lean

1 805-805 805 65.00 65.00

1 620-620 620 91.00 91.00 High Dressing

20 955-1370 1152 66.00-75.50 70.90

9 1015-1225 1077 79.00-97.00 84.61 High Dressing

3 1010-1080 1038 61.00-62.00 61.67 Low Dressing

2 1465-1575 1520 70.00-71.00 70.52

1 1520-1520 1520 81.50 81.50 High Dressing

Lean 85-90% Lean

6 880-1020 966 52.50-59.00 56.31

1 840-840 840 48.00 48.00 Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 1315-1440 1378 100.00-101.00 100.48 High Dressing

1 1490-1490 1490 83.00 83.00 Low Dressing

3 1635-1745 1683 90.50-97.50 94.92

1 1820-1820 1820 103.00 103 High Dressing

1 2065-2065 2065 74.50 74.50 Low 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