Madison Weighted Average
OR_LS763
 Tallahassee, FL    Tue  Mar  13,  2018    USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News

 Townsend Livestock Market - Madison, FL
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 3/13/2018



 AUCTION                         Receipts           Week Ago              Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                    542                   379                 0
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 Feeder Cattle:                     457(84%)              293(77%)            0(0%)
 Slaughter Cattle:                   51(9%)                73(19%)            0(0%)
 Replacement Cattle:                 34(6%)                13(3%)             0(0%)
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 Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower.  Slaughter bulls steady in limited test.
 Feeder steers and bulls steady to weak.  Feeder heifers 1.00-3.00 lower.
 Feeder and replacement cows about steady.  Feeder cattle supply included 43
 percent Steers, 49 percent Heifers, and  8 percent Bulls. Feeder cattle supply
 over 600 lbs was 11 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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 STEERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  13       305-345       320     185.00-195.00    190.86
   8       360-385       372     185.00-195.00    190.17
  15       410-445       425     180.00-190.00    184.77
  10       455-470       460     185.00-190.00    187.28
  12       510-545       527     170.00-175.00    172.58
   3       570-595       578     160.00-165.00    161.64
   5       610-630       625     140.00-145.00    143.41
   6       650-695       663     137.50-143.00    138.90
   4       715-735       723     133.00-136.00    134.26
   2       770-785       777     130.00-136.00    132.97
   4       800-815       807     125.00-130.00    128.00
   2       870-895       882     121.00-127.00    123.96
   3       905-910       908     121.00-122.00    121.67

 STEERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5       310-345       324     170.00-180.00    174.26
   5       365-370       367     175.00-180.00    177.51
   4       415-430       422     170.00-175.00    172.54
   5       460-480       470     165.00-175.00    171.04
   2       510-525       517     157.50-160.00    158.77
   6       560-585       569     150.00-155.00    151.70

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  12       315-340       327     170.00-175.00    172.60
  15       355-395       375     162.00-172.00    166.32
  27       410-440       428     147.50-155.00    152.67
  25       460-480       470     145.00-150.00    147.65
  15       510-545       529     130.00-137.00    132.74
   8       565-585       575     130.00-135.00    132.54
   5       610-645       620     123.00-127.50    125.58

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5       305-335       319     160.00-165.00    164.04
   5       375-390       384     152.00-160.00    156.88
  10       430-445       437     140.00-147.50    143.69
   3       465-495       475     135.00-140.00    138.26

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3       255-265       258     160.00-165.00    163.29

 BULLS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   4       365-380       376     180.00-185.00    181.21
   5       425-430       428     177.50-185.00    182.02

 BULLS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       460-470       465     165.00-167.50    166.26
   7       515-540       528     155.00-165.00    159.34

 BULLS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3       415-430       423     157.50-160.00    158.35

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 SLAUGHTER CATTLE
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 COWS - Breaker 75-80%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  16      1355-1720     1537      56.00-61.00      58.80    Average

 COWS - Boner 80-85%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  20      1180-1465     1310      57.00-63.00      59.71    Average
   6      1385-1490     1437      54.00-56.00      55.04        Low

 COWS - Lean 85-90%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
  10       985-1295     1125      54.00-59.00      55.89    Average
   5       905-1285     1015      50.00-53.00      51.54        Low

 BULLS -  1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   1         1785       1785         85.00         85.00    Average

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 REPLACEMENT CATTLE
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 BRED COWS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
   2-4     T2      1         830         830        90.00          90.00
   5-8     T2      1         905         905        82.50          82.50
    >5     T2      1         885         885        77.50          77.50
    >8     T2      6      980-1105      1042     55.00-60.00       57.65

 Please Note:
 The above 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 an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

 Explanatory Notes:
 Stage (Cattle) - Represents pregnancy stage (O = open; T1 = 1st Trimester, 1
 to 3 months; T1-2 = 1st/2nd trimester, 1 to 6 months; T2 = 2nd Trimester, 4 to
 6 months; T2-3 = 2nd/3rd Trimester, 4 to 9 months; T3 = 3rd Trimester, 7 to 9
 months; T1-3 = all trimesters, 1 to 9 months; E = Exposed; B = Bred)

 Age - Numerical representation of age in years.

 Source:  USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Service
         James Thomas, Market Reporter, N/A
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
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