Athens Cattle Auction (Wed)
NV_LS140
Nashville, TN      Tue Feb 13, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Athens Stockyard, Athens, TN
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Feb 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  802          Last week: 931            Last year: not reported

Compared to last week, feeder steers measuring 4.00 to 5.00 higher, with feeder 
heifers remaining mostly steady, and feeder bulls 3.00 to 4.00 higher.  
Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher with slaughter bulls 2.00 to 5.00 higher.

Feeder: 645				Slaughter: 110			Replacement: 47
 
Slaughter cows made up 15 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, and feeders 79 percent.  The feeder supply included 
26 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 30 percent bulls. Near 28 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note: 
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt. basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    360-393    382    184.00-192.00     186.51
    5    400-425    414    169.00-185.00     179.01
    7    455-493    472    158.00-174.00     168.47
    4    455-455    455    180.00-181.00     180.50   Fancy
   10    488-488    488       181.00         181.00   Value Added
   14    500-545    521    159.00-173.00     168.55
   10    550-591    570    154.00-164.00     157.81
    1    555-555    555       173.00         173.00   Fancy
   24    600-645    622    140.00-155.00     148.78
    7    650-695    666    139.00-148.00     140.99
   22    653-653    653       155.00         155.00   Value Added
    3    708-730    715    132.00-139.00     136.62
    2    760-795    778    129.00-130.00     129.49
    1    895-895    895       123.00         123.00
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    510-510    510       150.00         150.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    545-545    545       148.00         148.00
    3    570-580    575    140.00-145.00     143.35
    1    685-685    685       130.00         130.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    245-245    245       178.00         178.00
    7    260-290    272    145.00-161.00     155.30
    7    315-345    332    140.00-154.00     147.42
    1    320-320    320       164.00         164.00   Fancy
    9    360-395    379    148.00-164.00     151.32
   27    400-445    419    138.00-155.00     145.54
    2    400-435    418    161.00-165.00     163.08   Fancy
    6    412-412    412       159.00         159.00   Value Added
    1    415-415    415       126.00         126.00   Brahman X
   27    455-495    478    145.00-158.00     152.20
   30    515-545    532    131.00-145.00     141.67
   26    555-598    574    130.00-140.00     136.42
    5    610-630    622    130.00-136.00     133.18
    8    604-615    610    141.50-144.50     142.99   Value Added
   16    653-695    670    120.00-134.00     128.58
    6    703-730    708    121.00-130.00     122.84
    2    700-735    718    114.00-115.00     114.49   Full
    7    770-774    773    115.00-118.50     117.50
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    2    315-330    323    123.00-125.00     124.02
    1    370-370    370       120.00         120.00
    1    405-405    405       117.50         117.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    360-375    368       140.00         140.00
    3    450-475    463    132.00-139.00     135.71
    1    530-530    530       112.00         112.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    255-275    265    186.00-190.00     188.08
    9    300-330    314    170.00-189.00     178.08
    2    310-335    323    192.50-194.00     193.28   Fancy
    6    355-390    378    170.00-189.00     180.06
   19    405-440    422    163.00-179.00     170.76
    1    415-415    415       182.00         182.00   Fancy
   15    453-480    466    162.00-174.00     170.17
    3    455-465    460    179.00-180.00     179.66   Fancy
   10    505-545    522    145.00-157.00     151.71
    2    505-510    508    163.00-166.00     164.51   Fancy
   29    550-595    568    140.00-156.00     148.03
    1    565-565    565       163.00         163.00   Fancy
    4    563-563    563       158.00         158.00   Value Added
    4    603-630    610    146.00-150.00     147.49
    3    668-690    675    132.00-139.00     136.62
    8    713-745    726    118.00-127.00     124.61
    1    790-790    790       119.00         119.00
    2    810-830    820    112.00-119.00     115.46
    1    930-930    930       111.00         111.00
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    4    350-395    370    149.00-161.00     155.54
    1    495-495    495       145.00         145.00
    1    615-615    615       122.00         122.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    340-340    340       168.00         168.00
    1    490-490    490       151.00         151.00
    3    515-545    527    130.00-138.00     134.70
    1    605-605    605       132.00         132.00
    1    695-695    695       122.00         122.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    900-900    900       875.00         875.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1400-1400  1400       900.00         900.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1100-1100  1100       875.00         875.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    850-850    850      1075.00        1075.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1150-1150  1150      1050.00        1050.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1250-1250  1250       910.00         910.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1050-1050  1050       900.00         900.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2   1050-1100  1075    875.00-900.00     887.79   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1450-1450  1450       900.00         900.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1300-1300  1300      1025.00        1025.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1700-1700  1700      1100.00        1100.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1100-1100  1100       675.00         675.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1300-1300  1300       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    850-850    850       850.00         850.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2    750-750    750    725.00-825.00     775.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    2    900-900    900    800.00-825.00     812.50   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    1    800-800    800       825.00         825.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Young medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows with calves weighing 
100-225 lbs. 1245.00 to 1475.00, Mid-Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows 
with calves weighing 200-500 lbs. 1200.00 to 1350.00, Aged medium and large 
frame #1 and 2 cows with calves weighing 100-150 lbs. 725.00 to 1100.00.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1255-1255  1255        56.00          56.00
    4   1535-1785  1649     52.00-57.00       55.03
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   30    975-1390  1205     54.00-64.50       59.58
    6   1150-1380  1277     66.50-71.00       68.85   High Dressing
    5    995-1395  1179     43.50-52.00       48.72   Low Dressing
   12   1405-1730  1538     56.00-64.50       61.03
   12   1415-1960  1630     65.00-76.00       68.47   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   13    945-1270  1081     45.00-52.00       48.72
    1   1450-1450  1450        45.00          45.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1170-1415  1279     75.50-81.00       78.67
    1   1080-1080  1080        93.00          93.00   High Dressing
    8   1650-2070  1815     77.00-86.00       81.28
    1   2010-2010  2010        93.50          93.50   High Dressing
    1   1810-1810  1810        72.00          72.00   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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