Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Sep 20, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 440 Last week: 487 Last year: 822

Compared to last week, feeder steers remaining mostly steady with feeder heifers and bulls 6.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sharply lower due, in part, to decreased buyer activity.

Feeder: 326 Slaughter: 91 Replacement: 23

Slaughter cows made up 15 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 6 percent, replacement cows 5 percent, and feeders 75 percent. The feeder supply included 15 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 41 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

6 482-490 486 140.00-150.50 143.86

1 465-465 465 157.00 157.00 Fancy

7 505-530 521 135.00-145.00 138.08

1 505-505 505 148.00 148.00 Fancy

9 555-575 562 138.00-149.00 144.67

8 611-635 615 131.50-144.50 139.86

2 640-640 640 147.50 147.50 Value Added

2 720-725 723 120.00-124.00 122.01

Medium and Large 2 — 3

2 540-540 540 128.00 128.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 225-235 230 135.00-137.50 136.28

3 300-330 320 130.00-140.00 136.88

1 330-330 330 144.00 144.00 Fancy

16 355-397 382 131.00-140.00 137.00

9 400-445 422 132.50-139.00 135.69

11 452-495 466 130.00-138.50 134.52

10 500-530 523 122.00-130.50 127.76

2 500-515 508 134.00-135.00 134.51 Fancy

28 556-587 567 123.00-132.00 129.36

6 615-645 625 112.50-122.00 117.11

5 650-690 680 118.00-122.50 121.30

4 700-730 708 105.00-110.50 109.08

1 845-845 845 107.00 107.00

7 852-855 852 100.00-108.50 107.28

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 315-315 315 127.50 127.50

2 350-350 350 121.00 121.00

2 450-455 453 115.00-117.00 115.99

3 535-535 535 109.00-120.00 112.67

2 550-555 553 115.00-120.00 117.49

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

3 200-240 227 150.00-155.00 153.53

2 275-275 275 155.00-165.00 160.00

1 290-290 290 172.00 172.00 Fancy

5 325-340 337 163.00-168.00 166.29

1 300-300 300 177.00 177.00 Fancy

5 405-435 416 150.00-159.00 153.69

1 410-410 410 168.00 168.00 Fancy

7 450-495 479 137.50-146.00 141.53

4 450-472 462 151.50-160.00 155.66 Fancy

8 505-530 518 131.00-140.00 136.76

24 550-595 567 125.00-133.00 129.56

2 555-560 558 137.00-139.00 138.00 Fancy

14 600-635 624 124.00-132.50 126.73

1 665-665 665 125.00 125.00

4 713-735 719 109.00-118.00 115.70

5 753-785 764 105.00-114.50 111.03

5 811-811 811 104.50 104.50

Small and Medium 1 — 2

1 220-220 220 140.00 140.00

1 490-490 490 130.00 130.00

1 500-500 500 115.00 115.00

1 570-570 570 114.00 114.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

5 405-435 423 131.00-143.00 137.75

3 470-495 482 122.00-133.00 126.26

2 510-540 525 119.00-120.00 119.51

2 570-580 575 115.00-116.00 115.50

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1065-1065 1065 825.00 825.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1695-1695 1695 885.00 885.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

3 985-1085 1033 810.00-1085.00 963.88 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1215-1405 1310 925.00-1200.00 1072.47 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 1130-1130 1130 1000.00 1000.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1295-1295 1295 1000.00 1000.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1145-1145 1145 675.00 675.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

3 925-1135 1020 650.00-685.00 670.54 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1205-1210 1208 660.00-675.00 667.52 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Small and Medium 1 — 2 Young

1 695-695 695 675.00 675.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Small and Medium 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 895-895 895 775.00 775.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

5 1080-1365 1231 49.50-54.50 51.11

7 1410-1635 1529 49.00-54.50 51.05

2 1460-1685 1573 45.00-45.50 45.27 Low Dressing

Boner 80-85% Lean

19 1070-1390 1237 57.50-66.00 60.40

6 1010-1290 1138 67.00-75.00 70.80 High Dressing

5 1100-1230 1157 52.00-56.50 54.03 Low Dressing

3 1455-1485 1473 57.00-64.00 59.81

1 1430-1430 1430 73.50 73.50 High Dressing

2 1520-1525 1523 52.50-55.00 53.75 Low Dressing

Lean 85-90% Lean

1 860-860 860 46.00 46.00

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 1195-1460 1328 80.00-86.50 83.57

1 1480-1480 1480 89.00 89.00 High Dressing

4 1030-1195 1139 70.00-77.00 73.75 Low Dressing

9 1605-2125 1779 81.00-87.50 83.56

4 1825-2045 1890 89.50-92.50 90.92 High Dressing

1 1805-1805 1805 74.00 74.00 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