Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN

Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 25, 2017

Cattle Receipts: 447 Last week: 750 Last year: 630

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers 3.00 to 4.00 higher, with feeder bulls gauging 5.00 to 6.00 higher. Boning and lean slaughter cows 2.00 lower overall with breaker cows measuring 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls remaining mostly steady.

Feeder: 338 Slaughter: 70 Replacement: 39

Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 76 percent. The feeder supply included 24 percent steers, 38 percent heifers, and 38 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

1 230-230 230 132.00 132.00

3 360-380 373 136.00-143.00 138.25

5 421-421 421 147.00 147.00

5 450-490 469 126.00-130.00 127.75

1 460-460 460 142.00 142.00 Fancy

2 525-535 530 131.00-135.00 132.98

10 550-590 559 127.00-134.50 133.19

7 605-640 624 132.50-136.00 133.92

6 655-680 668 125.00-134.00 130.49

2 730-730 730 120.00-122.00 121.00

2 732-732 732 136.50 136.50 Fancy

1 760-760 760 125.00 125.00

1 865-865 865 120.00 120.00

1 910-910 910 119.00 119.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 335-335 335 130.00 130.00

1 605-605 605 115.00 115.00

Holstein Large 3

1 485-485 485 77.50 77.50

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

3 300-315 308 131.00-138.00 135.33

6 355-390 370 110.00-122.50 116.63

11 408-441 431 118.00-127.00 124.93

1 430-430 430 130.00 130.00 Fancy

2 425-425 425 110.00 110.00 Full

14 450-495 478 110.00-120.00 115.23

6 460-480 463 124.00-126.00 125.65 Fancy

9 500-545 524 114.00-120.00 116.93

4 500-500 500 124.00 124.00 Fancy

9 555-595 574 113.00-120.00 116.31

1 550-550 550 103.00 103.00 Brahman X

4 615-645 629 104.00-111.00 107.51

3 660-662 661 105.00-113.00 110.34

1 715-715 715 112.00 112.00

1 980-980 980 103.00 103.00

Small and Medium 1 — 2

2 425-435 430 112.00-114.00 113.01

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 — 2

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 220-220 220 130.00 130.00

1 290-290 290 135.00 135.00

2 345-345 345 137.00-145.00 141.00

1 315-315 315 120.00 120.00 Full

3 365-375 368 137.00-142.00 139.03

2 425-440 433 131.00-138.00 134.56

8 450-495 471 125.00-132.00 128.53

2 450-450 450 135.00 135.00 Fancy

1 470-470 470 108.00 108.00 Full

6 500-540 528 117.00-128.00 123.97

10 550-595 562 112.00-121.00 116.79

1 550-550 550 123.00 123.00 Fancy

2 565-565 565 105.00 105.00 Brahman X

11 600-647 627 110.00-117.00 114.33

1 610-610 610 104.00 104.00 Full

1 600-600 600 102.00 102.00 Brahman X

3 650-695 665 117.50-127.00 122.71

2 705-725 715 109.00-115.00 112.04

2 765-770 768 99.00-103.00 101.01

1 785-785 785 118.00 118.00 Fancy

3 800-847 831 89.00 89.00

2 900-930 915 75.00-83.00 78.93

Small and Medium 1 — 2

2 305-315 310 120.00-127.00 123.56

1 350-350 350 129.00 129.00

1 400-400 400 122.00 122.00

1 475-475 475 118.00 118.00

Medium and Large 2 — 3

1 470-470 470 120.00 120.00

4 600-630 619 100.00-101.00 100.25

2 650-660 655 105.00-106.00 105.50

Bred Cows Medium and Large 1 — 2 Young

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

1 1110-1110 1110 900.00 900.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

1 1500-1500 1500 1200.00 1200.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Middle Aged

1 1295-1295 1295 835.00 835.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1115-1115 1115 950.00 950.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

2 1385-1395 1390 950.00-1100.00 1024.73 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Medium and Large 1 — 2 Aged

1 1165-1165 1165 550.00 550.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

1 1365-1365 1365 725.00 725.00 Per Head 1-3 Months Bred

Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged

1 1105-1105 1105 825.00 825.00 Per Head 7-9 Months Bred

Small and Medium 1 — 2 Young

1 775-775 775 650.00 650.00 Per Head 4-6 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Young to Mid-Aged medium/large frame #1/2 cows with calves weighing

200-300 lbs. 1025.00 to 1300.00.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

3 1335-1370 1355 50.50-52.00 51.34

3 1405-1990 1642 47.00-50.50 48.52

Boner 80-85% Lean

1 805-805 805 49.50 49.50 Low Dressing

17 1050-1360 1197 53.00-63.00 57.66

6 1015-1390 1226 65.00-75.00 68.98 High Dressing

5 1065-1295 1183 49.00-52.00 51.25 Low Dressing

5 1400-1490 1449 54.00-62.00 57.89

1 1545-1545 1545 52.00 52.00 Low Dressing

Lean 85-90% Lean

1 725-725 725 43.00 43.00

2 1030-1065 1048 43.50-49.00 46.30

1 830-830 830 40.00 40.00 Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1

Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price

2 1275-1290 1283 79.00 79.00

2 1260-1375 1318 72.00-73.00 72.52 Low Dressing

2 1710-1750 1730 78.50-79.00 78.75

2 1640-1840 1740 87.00-92.00 89.64 High Dressing

2 1660-1975 1818 73.00-74.50 73.81 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