Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 11, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 675 Last week: 540 Last year: 618

Compared to last week, feeder steers 6.00 to 7.00 higher overall with feeder heifers holding mostly steady and feeder bulls 5.00 to 6.00 lower overall. Slaughter cows measuring 2.00 to 5.00 higher overall for all classes and slaughter bulls gauging 6.00 to 8.00 higher.

Feeder: 572 Slaughter: 74 Replacement: 29

Slaughter cows made up 12 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 81 percent. The feeder supply included 26 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 20 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 310-310 310 157.50 157.50

2 390-390 390 163.00-172.50 167.75

2 437-437 437 150.00 150.00

7 450-497 474 139.00- 145.00 142.20

1 455-455 455 152.00 152.00 Fancy

9 513-540 518 120.00-134.00 121.59

1 540-540 540 110.00 110.00 Full

24 560-584 574 132.50-142.50 139.41

1 560-560 560 117.50 117.50 Brahman X

18 600-635 615 27.00-135.00 131.57

5 621-621 621 137.50 137.50 Value Added

5 650-675 657 140.00-142.50 140.51

4 715-720 719 127.00-129.50 128.88

2 705-705 705 140.00 140.00 Fancy

1 1205-1205 1205 107.50 107.50

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 220-220 220 135.00 135.00

1 275-275 275 130.00 130.00

4 330-345 339 120.00-127.00 123.01

9 350-395 378 115.00-123.00 120.72

5 415-445 426 120.00-130.00 123.65

12 450-495 470 117.00-126.00 121.88

3 460-482 475 131.00-132.00 131.68 Fancy

1 455-455 455 110.00 110.00 Brahman X

27 500-545 519 117.00-129.00 122.04

1 545-545 545 137.00 137.00 Fancy

1 540-540 540 100.00 100.00 Full

42 550-596 571 122.00-127.00 124.35

1 595-595 595 135.00 135.00 Fancy

3 600-605 602 119.00-121.50 120.66

2 685-685 685 127.50 127.50

1 750-750 750 107.00 107.00

9 805-840 836 91.00-94.00 93.68

3 1028-1028 1028 94.00 94.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 360-360 360 110.00 110.00

2 430-430 430 114.00 114.00

1 570-570 570 100.00 100.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 280-280 280 117.50 117.50

2 340-340 340 116.00 116.00

4 355-380 373 110.00 110.00

2 415-425 420 110.00- 113.00 111.52

1 485-485 485 113.00 113.00

1 500-500 500 115.00 115.00

1 600-600 600 105.00 105.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 250-285 268 145.00-160.00 152.38

7 300-335 319 145.00-162.50 153.51

1 345-345 345 166.00 166.00 Fancy

11 370-395 378 147.50-158.00 152.12

1 365-365 365 160.00 160.00 Fancy

8 410-440 427 141.00-160.00 152.49

7 455-485 464 134.00-145.00 136.66

2 450-460 455 150.00-160.00 154.95 Fancy

19 500-547 532 110.00-122.00 115.27

1 505-505 505 125.00 125.00 Fancy

2 520-535 528 100.00 100.00 Full

6 565-597 579 110.00-119.00 113.81

2 550-560 555 127.50-132.50 129.98 Fancy

1 595-595 595 100.00 100.00 Brahman X

2 615-633 624 111.00-113.00 111.99

2 660-660 660 102.00-110.00 106.00

3 700-705 703 101.00-107.00 105.00

1 740-740 740 89.00 89.00 Brahman X

Small and Medium 1 — 2

2 600-610 605 90.00-100.00 95.04

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 270-270 270 140.00 140.00

4 420-445 436 131.00-138.00 133.26

4 455-485 465 120.00-128.00 125.16

2 510-520 515 103.00 103.00

1 600-600 600 100.00 100.00

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 845-875 860 785.00-900.00 843.50 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 855-855 855 775.00 775.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1405-1405 1405 1125.00 1125.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

2 1215-1450 1333 850.00 850.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1460-1460 1460 875.00 875.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1050-1050 1050 550.00 550.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1485-1485 1485 760.00 760.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

2 1110-1135 1123 610.00-650.00 630.22 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1380-1380 1380 750.00 750.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1165-1165 1165 685.00 685.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Young

1 825-825 825 700.00 700.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 885-885 885 585.00 585.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1200-1200 1200 49.50 49.50

1 1570-1570 1570 47.00 47.00

Boner 80-85% Lean

21 1005-1370 1181 54.00-64.50 59.44

7 1105-1265 1173 67.00-76.00 71.17 High Dressing

5 970-1220 1088 49.50-52.00 50.49 Low Dressing

2 1410-1555 1483 57.00-64.00 60.33

3 1440-1550 1482 68.00-78.50 71.99 High Dressing

Lean 85-90% Lean

5 985-1140 1062 49.00-54.00 51.97

2 910-990 950 36.00-40.00 37.92 Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1360-1360 1360 95.50 95.50 High Dressing

6 1685-2040 1846 77.00-88.00 82.70

4 1765-2100 1886 91.00-95.00 93.36 High Dressing

2 1680-1875 1778 61.50-69.00 65.04 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