USDA Market Report

MG_LS150
Montgomery, AL    Tue Apr 17, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Florence, AL
Weighted Average Report for 04/16/2018

Receipts:  373    Last Week:  663    Year Ago:  742

Compared to a week ago: Slaughter cows sold 1.00 higher, bulls
sold steady. All feeder classes sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher. Demand on
feeders good. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly steady. Slaughter
cows 11 percent, bulls 3 percent, replacement cows and pairs 13 percent,
and feeders 73 percent. The feeder supply included 19 percent steers,
38 percent heifers, and 43 percent bulls. Near 15 percent of the run
weighed over 600 lbs.

Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2   1200-1600   1498     52.00-54.00       52.96
1   1600-2000   1785        50.00          50.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
8    800-1200   1070     53.00-57.00       54.35
4    800-1200   1116     58.00-59.00       58.52   High Dressing
10   1200-1600   1294     54.00-57.00       55.25
3   1200-1600   1247     58.00-59.00       58.68   High Dressing

Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4    800-1200   1020     49.00-53.00       51.23
2    800-1200    978     42.00-45.00       43.60   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2   1000-1500   1292     76.00-77.00       76.43   Low Dressing
4   1500-3000   1835     80.00-84.00       81.74
2   1500-3000   1688        86.00          86.00   High Dressing

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
4    350-400     374    175.00-180.00     177.93
6    400-450     423    169.00-175.00     171.74
5    450-500     471    162.00-165.00     163.37
2    500-550     508    162.00-163.00     162.50
2    550-600     558    151.00-156.00     153.49
3    650-700     655    142.00-146.00     143.33
5    700-750     724       135.00         135.00
1    800-850     810       122.00         122.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    250-300     270       190.00         190.00
2    300-350     328    177.00-178.00     177.49
2    350-400     378    167.00-175.00     170.81
3    400-450     428    162.00-168.00     164.93
4    450-500     469    156.00-162.00     158.93
2    500-550     542       150.00         150.00
1    550-600     590       144.00         144.00
1    600-650     630       133.00         133.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    300-350     322    162.00-170.00     165.84

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
6    350-400     378    152.00-160.00     156.26
5    400-450     435    144.00-147.00     145.38
7    450-500     466    139.00-144.00     141.39
2    450-500     472       145.00         145.00   Replacement
6    500-550     525    135.00-141.00     138.80
3    550-600     582    130.00-135.00     131.65
2    600-650     635    120.00-122.00     120.99
1    650-700     690       117.00         117.00
1    700-750     745       115.00         115.00
1    700-750     705       122.00         122.00   Replacement
1    750-800     785       121.00         121.00   Replacement
2    800-850     845       107.00         107.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    250-300     285       162.00         162.00
4    300-350     316    157.00-162.00     160.20
6    350-400     373    145.00-152.00     148.77
11    400-450     419    136.00-144.00     140.19
8    450-500     479    132.00-137.00     134.21
6    500-550     513    130.00-132.00     131.32
5    550-600     566    122.00-130.00     127.13
3    600-650     612    117.00-120.00     117.99

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    350-400     360    142.00-145.00     143.48
3    400-450     413    132.00-136.00     133.98
1    450-500     455       130.00         130.00
1    500-550     540       120.00         120.00
1    550-600     565       117.00         117.00
1    700-750     715       106.00         106.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
2    300-350     335       177.00         177.00
8    350-400     374    170.00-177.00     173.16
6    400-450     420    160.00-168.00     164.71
4    450-500     479    155.00-156.00     155.25
7    500-550     511    147.00-155.00     151.95
6    550-600     572    139.00-142.00     140.81
4    600-650     628    128.00-132.00     130.23

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
3    250-300     278    172.00-182.00     175.05
3    300-350     345    167.00-170.00     169.00
4    350-400     379    162.00-167.00     163.92
8    400-450     426    152.00-160.00     157.82
11    450-500     478    147.00-152.00     149.24
8    500-550     528    140.00-145.00     143.09
6    550-600     570    132.00-140.00     137.77
1    600-650     630       127.00         127.00
4    650-700     668       122.00         122.00
1    750-800     765       115.00         115.00

Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1    200-250     230       172.00         172.00
1    300-350     320       167.00         167.00
2    350-400     370    157.00-162.00     159.40
3    400-450     408    150.00-152.00     151.33
1    450-500     480       140.00         140.00
1    550-600     565       131.00         131.00
1    600-650     605       122.00         122.00
1    650-700     680       118.00         118.00
1    700-750     715       112.00         112.00
5    750-800     757       107.00         107.00

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

Medium 2                                  Medium 3
0-3 mos  795.00-825.00                             625.00
4-6 mos  950.00-1100.00                            650.00-750.00
7-9 mos  1100.00                                   925.00

Small 2                                   Small 3
0-3 mos  450.00-605.00                             ————-
4-6 mos  ————-                             520.00
7-9 mos  850.00-950.00                             ————-

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

Medium 2                                      Medium 3
1375.00                                       ————-

Small 2                                       Small 3
————-                                 ————-

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