Nashville, TN Thu Oct 5, 2017 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 4, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 540 Last week: 537 Last year: 519

Compared to last week, feeder steers and bulls remaining mostly steady overall with feeder heifers gauging 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls 3.00 to 4.00 lower overall with exception of lean cows remaining steady.

Feeder: 447 Slaughter: 49 Replacement: 44

Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, replacement cows 8 percent, and feeders 77 percent. The feeder supply included 19 percent steers, 38 percent heifers, and 43 percent bulls. Near 30 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 400-440 424 149.00-162.00 152.32

1 405-405 405 130.00 130.00 Brahman X

1 475-475 475 139.00 139.00

3 455-455 455 153.00 153.00 Value Added

1 450-450 450 126.00 126.00 Full

7 503-545 509 119.00-130.00 120.68

4 550-570 556 116.00-127.00 123.19

4 620-640 629 129.00-132.00 130.01

1 620-620 620 137.00 137.00 Fancy

8 628-628 628 139.00 139.00 Value Added

5 655-697 676 125.00-133.00 129.11

1 745-745 745 130.00 130.00

2 750-755 753 124.00-129.00 126.51

1 835-835 835 118.00 118.00

Holstein Large 3

1 370-370 370 90.00 90.00

1 410-410 410 92.50 92.50

Holstein Large 4

1 345-345 345 80.00 80.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

7 305-337 322 123.00-135.00 129.14

7 365-390 379 126.00-133.00 127.88

18 402-440 423 120.00-131.00 125.55

12 450-485 463 124.00-131.00 127.03

2 470-480 475 97.00-105.00 100.96 Full

10 510-540 524 119.00-128.00 123.02

17 553-595 570 118.00-129.00 122.90

1 595-595 595 132.00 132.00 Fancy

1 585-585 585 113.00 113.00 Full

5 605-612 609 110.00-121.00 115.42

4 650-680 668 110.00-119.00 113.21

1 705-705 705 110.00 110.00

1 780-780 780 106.00 106.00

1 880-880 880 98.00 98.00

1 930-930 930 89.00 89.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

2 505-505 505 102.50-112.50 107.50

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 470-470 470 116.00 116.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 215-215 215 155.00 155.00

8 350-387 375 145.00-156.00 149.06

2 435-445 440 135.00-146.00 140.44

1 405-405 405 159.00 159.00 Fancy

1 445-445 445 117.50 117.50 Gaunt

1 420-420 420 122.50 122.50 Brahman X

7 451-465 454 136.00-143.00 141.26

1 455-455 455 146.00 146.00 Fancy

2 457-457 457 150.00 150.00 Value Added

7 505-545 525 117.50-125.00 121.10

2 515-540 528 129.00-133.00 131.05 Fancy

15 550-595 568 117.50-126.00 120.87

1 570-570 570 136.00 136.00 Fancy

10 600-640 615 114.00-120.00 116.69

3 675-695 685 112.00-116.00 113.35

11 655-655 655 123.00 123.00 Value Added

5 720-735 729 107.00-115.00 112.02

1 715-715 715 120.00 120.00 Fancy

4 755-795 779 111.00-116.00 112.21

2 880-885 883 80.00-85.00 82.51

Medium and Large 2 — 3

3 300-315 305 130.00-139.00 134.41

3 405-440 420 127.00-131.00 129.27

5 467-485 471 126.00-129.00 126.62

6 560-593 588 110.00-113.50 112.94

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 905-905 905 860.00 860.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

2 935-1180 1058 1125.00-1150.00 1136.05 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 865-865 865 650.00 650.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

1 1287-1287 1287 1125.00 1125.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 1175-1175 1175 1025.00 1025.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

2 1335-1405 1370 785.00-800.00 792.69 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

3 1225-1405 1292 810.00-1000.00 902.70 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1255-1450 1353 1000.00-1160.00 1074.23 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

1 1740-1740 1740 1025.00 1025.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1150-1150 1150 700.00 700.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

2 945-1145 1045 725.00-750.00 738.70 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1255-1320 1288 650.00-825.00 739.71 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1525-1525 1525 760.00 760.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Young

1 800-800 800 760.00 760.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 925-925 925 675.00 675.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Small and Medium 1 — 2 Young

1 840-840 840 675.00 675.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 865-865 865 750.00 750.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Small and Medium 1 — 2 Aged

1 935-935 935 525.00 525.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Mid-Aged #1 and 2 cow with calf weighing 400 lbs. 1335.00

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 1100-1385 1254 44.00-47.50 46.42

3 1440-1580 1500 42.00-45.50 44.11

Boner 80-85% Lean

1 865-865 865 60.00 60.00

1 855-855 855 49.50 49.50 Low Dressing

15 910-1365 1122 51.50-62.00 55.54

5 1080-1310 1164 64.00-72.00 68.14 High Dressing

1 1200-1200 1200 47.00 47.00 Low Dressing

2 1430-1545 1488 55.00-57.00 56.04

Lean 85-90% Lean

2 1030-1030 1030 47.50-49.00 48.25

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 920-920 920 73.50 73.50

3 1215-1445 1338 73.00-78.00 75.41

1 1325-1325 1325 71.00 71.00 Low Dressing

3 1715-2165 1900 76.00-78.00 77.24

2 2005-2045 2025 82.00-86.00 83.98 High Dressing

1 1535-1535 1535 69.00 69.00 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