USDA Market Report

MG_LS150
Montgomery, AL    Tue Feb 20, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Florence, AL
Weighted Average Report for 02/19/2018

Receipts:  983    Last Week:  395    Year Ago:  1247

Compared to a week ago: Slaughter cows sold 3.00 higher, bulls
sold 7.00 higher. All feeder classes sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher.
Demand on feeders very good. Replacement cows and pairs sold 100.00
per head higher. Slaughter cows 7 percent, bulls 1 percent,
replacement cows and pairs 13 percent, and feeders 79 percent. The
feeder supply included 20 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 35
percent bulls. Near 10 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
3   1200-1600   1460     63.00-66.00       64.02
2   1600-2000   1672     59.00-61.00       60.03   Low Dressing

Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
7    800-1200   1063     64.00-66.00       64.85
2    800-1200   1135     68.00-70.00       69.01   High Dressing
2    800-1200   1102     60.00-62.00       61.07   Low Dressing
12   1200-1600   1299     63.00-67.00       65.05
2   1200-1600   1312        70.00          70.00   High Dressing
3   1200-1600   1308     58.00-60.00       59.03   Low Dressing

Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
9    800-1200   1063     59.00-63.00       60.88
5    800-1200   1025     53.00-58.00       56.43   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4   1500-3000   1831     94.00-98.00       95.47
1   1500-3000   2235       104.00         104.00   High Dressing
1   1500-3000   2200        91.00          91.00   Low Dressing

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    350-400     395       190.00         190.00
5    400-450     439    177.00-183.00     180.38
2    450-500     462    174.00-177.00     175.48
3    500-550     537    164.00-165.00     164.66
3    550-600     577    159.00-165.00     160.92
2    600-650     645    150.00-152.00     151.00
2    650-700     658    147.00-150.00     148.49
1    700-750     705       142.00         142.00
1    700-750     705       147.00         147.00   Value Added
1    750-800     795       140.00         140.00   Value Added
9    800-850     829       132.00         132.00   Value Added

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4    350-400     380    180.00-189.00     183.89
3    400-450     408    175.00-178.00     175.99
7    450-500     476    163.00-169.00     166.08
6    500-550     520    156.00-163.00     159.93
5    550-600     569    148.00-157.00     152.90
2    600-650     622    145.00-148.00     146.47
1    650-700     660       142.00         142.00
2    700-750     720       136.00         136.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    350-400     360       181.00         181.00
1    400-450     435       165.00         165.00
2    500-550     505    156.00-157.00     156.50
1    550-600     595       137.00         137.00
4    650-700     686       128.00         128.00
1    750-800     790       120.00         120.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
3    300-350     327    171.00-172.00     171.66
3    350-400     385    164.00-167.00     166.03
8    400-450     426    153.00-163.00     157.50
5    450-500     474    145.00-152.00     148.70
3    500-550     522    141.00-145.00     143.62
5    550-600     566    132.00-138.00     134.96
3    550-600     570    142.00-144.00     143.33   Replacement
11    600-650     625    126.00-132.00     127.35
4    600-650     635    135.00-137.00     135.99   Replacement
4    650-700     672    122.00-126.00     124.48
2    650-700     695       128.00         128.00   Value Added
3    700-750     713    121.00-122.00     121.66
2    750-800     760       121.00         121.00
7    750-800     750       125.00         125.00   Value Added

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    250-300     280    168.00-170.00     168.95
3    300-350     327    162.00-168.00     163.90
6    350-400     369    152.00-162.00     157.58
9    400-450     421    145.00-152.00     148.61
11    450-500     470    142.00-146.00     143.69
12    500-550     518    132.00-142.00     137.34
10    550-600     579    125.00-132.00     128.44
3    600-650     613    122.00-126.00     124.63
3    650-700     677    116.00-120.00     117.63

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
3    250-300     263    160.00-165.00     163.23
4    300-350     331    159.00-160.00     159.23
6    350-400     376    145.00-149.00     147.88
7    400-450     426    137.00-142.00     139.09
9    450-500     472    131.00-137.00     133.72
3    500-550     515    128.00-131.00     129.99
3    550-600     558    121.00-124.00     122.33
1    650-700     665       114.00         114.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    200-250     232    202.00-205.00     203.52
5    350-400     381    180.00-190.00     183.07
4    400-450     414    178.00-180.00     178.74
5    450-500     472    165.00-170.00     167.94
9    500-550     527    155.00-160.00     157.98
3    550-600     577    148.00-152.00     150.62
3    600-650     618    141.00-145.00     142.64
1    650-700     655       134.00         134.00
1    750-800     755       125.00         125.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    250-300     260    190.00-195.00     192.45
5    300-350     331    177.00-185.00     180.09
6    350-400     377    175.00-179.00     176.65
9    400-450     421    165.00-175.00     170.11
12    450-500     476    157.00-165.00     161.11
6    500-550     517    150.00-156.00     153.10
8    550-600     576    140.00-148.00     144.04
5    600-650     616    130.00-140.00     136.73
2    650-700     680    128.00-129.00     128.50

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    200-250     230       187.00         187.00
3    250-300     292       172.00         172.00
3    300-350     318    167.00-168.00     167.33
6    350-400     371    162.00-165.00     163.46
7    400-450     422    158.00-162.00     159.53
7    450-500     476    149.00-158.00     154.34
5    500-550     524    135.00-145.00     140.68
1    600-650     605       128.00         128.00

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                                Aged
Large 2                                   Large 3
0-3 mos  950.00-975.00                             850.00-900.00
4-6 mos  1250.00-1450.00                           925.00
7-9 mos  1450.00-1600.00                           1100.00-1325.00
1850.00-2000.00 Heifers

Medium 2                                  Medium 3
0-3 mos  810.00-925.00                             600.00-685.00
4-6 mos  925.00-1075.00                            720.00-800.00
7-9 mos  1125.00-1300.00                           800.00-925.00

Small 2                                   Small 3
0-3 mos  575.00-750.00                             475.00
4-6 mos  750.00-850.00                             550.00
7-9 mos  875.00                                    635.00

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs      Aged
Large 2                                       Large 3
1400.00-1600.00                               1200.00-1235.00

Medium 2                                      Medium 3
————-                                 900.00-1050.00

Small 2                                       Small 3
950.00                                        700.00-875.00

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
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/MG_LS150.txt