USDA Market Report

 

MG_LS150
Montgomery, AL    Tue Dec 12, 2017    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Florence, AL
Weighted Average Report for 12/11/2017

Receipts:  680    Last Week:  1223    Year Ago:  1302

Compared to a week ago: Slaughter cows sold 2.00 lower, bulls
sold 1.00 lower. Feeder steers and bulls 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Feeder
heifers sold 5.00 to 10.00 lower. Demand on feeders light.
Replacement cows and pairs sold steady. Slaughter cows 6 percent,
bulls 2 percent, replacement cows and pairs 13 percent, and feeders
79 percent. The feeder supply included 15 percent steers, 42 percent
heifers, and 43 percent bulls. Near 6 percent of the run weighed
over 600 lbs.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1   1200-1600   1330        48.00          48.00
1   1200-1600   1390        50.00          50.00   High Dressing
1   1200-1600   1575        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing
1   1600-2000   1675        48.00          48.00
1   1600-2000   1825        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    800-1200   1190        48.00          48.00
2    800-1200   1060     42.00-45.00       43.34   Low Dressing
5   1200-1600   1302     47.00-51.00       49.44
1   1200-1600   1470        52.00          52.00   High Dressing
1   1200-1600   1200        46.00          46.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    800-1200   1022     42.00-45.00       43.69
3    800-1200   1053     39.00-40.00       39.32   Low Dressing
1   1200-1600   1255        45.00          45.00

Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2   1000-1500   1305     63.00-65.00       63.88   Low Dressing
2   1500-3000   1912     71.00-72.00       71.51
2   1500-3000   1765     65.00-67.00       66.05   Low Dressing

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    400-450     435       149.00         149.00
4    450-500     478    142.00-145.00     143.99
4    500-550     516    137.00-142.00     140.72
2    600-650     625    132.00-135.00     133.49

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    300-350     315       165.00         165.00
1    350-400     370       155.00         155.00
5    400-450     436    143.00-147.00     144.76
7    450-500     480    137.00-143.00     139.78
5    500-550     524    134.00-137.00     135.19
1    550-600     565       133.00         133.00
3    600-650     620    127.00-130.00     128.98
1    700-750     705       125.00         125.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    350-400     370       150.00         150.00
3    450-500     470    132.00-137.00     134.63
2    500-550     510    130.00-132.00     130.99

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
6    350-400     370    136.00-137.00     136.16
3    400-450     440    133.00-134.00     133.33
16    450-500     467    125.00-133.00     129.76
3    500-550     513    122.00-125.00     123.98
4    500-550     526    127.00-132.00     128.20   Replacement
4    650-700     674       115.00         115.00
1    650-700     660       120.00         120.00   Replacement
2    700-750     718    110.00-112.00     110.99
4    700-750     736       115.00         115.00   Value Added
1    750-800     790       112.00         112.00   Replacement

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    200-250     240       147.00         147.00
4    250-300     275    142.00-147.00     143.16
3    300-350     315    137.00-142.00     140.25
6    350-400     378    127.00-132.00     131.13
11    400-450     438    124.00-127.00     125.16
10    450-500     467    120.00-125.00     122.55
4    500-550     522    117.00-120.00     118.71
2    550-600     572    115.00-117.00     115.98
1    600-650     615       112.00         112.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
5    250-300     284    135.00-140.00     136.71
3    300-350     343    130.00-132.00     131.33
6    350-400     384    122.00-127.00     123.11
6    400-450     416    117.00-122.00     119.28
6    450-500     468    112.00-117.00     114.80
2    500-550     505    112.00-113.00     112.50
1    650-700     675       102.00         102.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
5    350-400     377    147.00-153.00     149.14
5    400-450     425    142.00-147.00     144.72
11    450-500     468    137.00-142.00     140.33
4    500-550     524    133.00-135.00     134.24
6    550-600     567    127.00-132.00     129.64
2    600-650     640    123.00-126.00     124.51
1    650-700     655       120.00         120.00
3    700-750     705       123.00         123.00   Value Added

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
5    250-300     294    157.00-162.00     161.01
2    300-350     325    150.00-157.00     153.39
9    350-400     374    145.00-150.00     146.93
14    400-450     426    137.00-145.00     141.52
12    450-500     471    130.00-137.00     134.68
5    500-550     516    128.00-130.00     129.39
2    550-600     565    125.00-127.00     125.98
3    600-650     607       122.00         122.00
2    650-700     682    115.00-117.00     115.99

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    200-250     230       160.00         160.00
2    250-300     295       152.00         152.00
5    300-350     330    140.00-147.00     144.33
4    350-400     374    137.00-140.00     138.71
6    400-450     416    132.00-137.00     134.79
5    450-500     467    125.00-130.00     127.94
1    550-600     585       120.00         120.00
1    750-800     765       105.00         105.00

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                                Aged
Large 2                                   Large 3
0-3 mos  ————-                             ————-
4-6 mos  1200.00-1250.00                           ————-
7-9 mos  1335.00                                   ————-

Medium 2                                  Medium 3
0-3 mos  840.00-900.00                             600.00-650.00
4-6 mos  900.00-920.00                             750.00
7-9 mos  1000.00-1200.00                           750.00-850.00

Small 2                                   Small 3
0-3 mos  640.00-720.00                             475.00-525.00
4-6 mos  720.00-820.00                             600.00-675.00
7-9 mos  875.00-960.00                             ————-

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs      Aged
Large 2                                       Large 3
————-                                 1000.00-1100.00

Medium 2                                      Medium 3
1250.00-1275.00                               850.00-1000.00
Small 2                                       Small 3
900.00-1025.00                                775.00-800.00

Source:  USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service
David Garcia, OIC
Russell Thorne  / Market Reporter / 334-223-7488
For more information contact: montgomery.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
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