Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Sep 27, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 537 Last week: 440 Last year: 711

Compared to last week, all classes of feeder cattle 9.00 to 10.00 lower with moderate demand. Slaughter cows and bulls measuring 2.00 to 3.00 lower.

Feeder: 427 Slaughter: 94 Replacement: 16

Slaughter cows made up 13 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 6 percent,replacement cows 2 percent, and feeders 79 percent. The feeder supply included 15 percent steers, 47 percent heifers, and 38 percent bulls. Near 23 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 435-440 438 143.00-147.00 145.01

4 465-495 481 126.00-140.00 130.96

11 500-538 520 133.00-139.50 136.75

9 562-586 580 135.00-139.50 137.64

1 600-600 600 128.00 128.00

3 655-695 672 120.00-130.00 123.99

5 678-678 678 132.50 132.50 Fancy

Medium and Large 2 — 3

4 535-535 535 126.50 126.50

2 582-582 582 125.00 125.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 260-295 278 120.00-122.00 120.94

3 315-345 332 121.00-127.50 124.79

5 365-390 378 118.00-124.00 121.61

1 365-365 365 106.00 106.00 Full

10 402-445 418 119.00-128.00 123.01

17 450-495 466 120.00-130.00 124.36

1 460-460 460 132.50 132.50 Fancy

29 500-541 522 114.50-124.00 117.80

24 550-590 569 115.00-125.00 119.54

1 575-575 575 127.50 127.50 Fancy

1 585-585 585 112.50 112.50 Full

7 600-645 616 115.00-119.50 118.15

1 605-605 605 125.00 125.00 Fancy

13 650-695 671 110.00-117.50 114.87

1 700-700 700 110.00 110.00

5 789-789 789 112.50 112.50

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 360-360 360 108.00 108.00

2 430-445 438 107.00-110.00 108.47

3 455-480 472 113.00-115.00 114.36

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

4 220-225 223 137.50-147.00 144.09

1 285-285 285 147.00 147.00

1 320-320 320 142.50 142.50

6 355-375 367 154.00-165.00 158.69

8 402-430 417 137.50-145.00 142.81

9 455-490 473 130.00-139.50 135.37

4 450-467 461 144.00-148.00 146.50 Fancy

8 505-545 524 118.00-128.00 121.86

20 550-595 573 115.00-125.00 121.63

10 602-643 621 110.00-120.00 113.93

8 650-695 673 107.50-117.00 110.97

4 705-740 725 93.00-96.00 94.50

1 800-800 800 87.00 87.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 475-475 475 117.00 117.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 345-345 345 128.00 128.00

1 390-390 390 124.00 124.00

3 400-430 412 115.00-127.50 121.69

6 460-495 477 118.00-127.00 122.50

6 556-595 566 110.00-113.00 112.34

3 653-653 653 101.00 101.00

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1065-1065 1065 1000.00 1000.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 1400-1400 1400 725.00 725.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1225-1225 1225 700.00 700.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1345-1345 1345 1250.00 1250.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1620-1620 1620 835.00 835.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Young

1 775-775 775 385.00 385.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged

1 870-870 870 425.00 425.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Young medium and large frame #1 and 2 cow with calf weighing 250 lbs. 1510.00 and Mid-Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows with calves weighing 350-400 lbs. 1100.00. Young medium and large frame #2 and 3 cows with calves weighing 75-150 lbs. 950.00 to 1000.00.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

5 1130-1350 1239 45.00-50.50 46.94

1 1140-1140 1140 42.00 42.00 Low Dressing

4 1455-1860 1680 45.50-52.50 48.00

1 1555-1555 1555 40.00 40.00 Low Dressing

Boner 80-85% Lean

1 890-890 890 62.00 62.00

16 1050-1370 1268 55.00-64.00 58.87

3 1275-1390 1348 67.50-69.00 68.36 High Dressing

7 1000-1390 1194 45.50-54.50 52.42 Low Dressing

3 1435-1490 1460 56.50-59.00 57.51

2 1465-1530 1498 52.00-54.50 53.22 Low Dressing

Lean 85-90% Lean

3 975-1090 1030 41.00-49.00 45.64

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

3 1280-1400 1358 77.00-84.00 81.25

2 1410-1460 1435 72.50-74.00 73.26 Low Dressing

9 1535-2040 1731 77.00-86.00 82.59

2 1685-1705 1695 88.00-90.00 89.01 High Dressing

4 1785-2265 1959 73.00-75.00 73.87 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