Athens Cattle Auction (Wed)
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NV_LS140
Nashville, TN      Wed May 15, 2019     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Athens Stockyard, Athens, TN
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday May 14, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  838          Last week:  1240              Last year: 887

Compared to last week, feeder steers measuring 3.00 higher with feeder heifers 
and bulls 3.00 lower overall.  Slaughter cows gauging 1.00 higher with slaughter 
bulls 2.00 higher.  

Feeder: 557				Slaughter: 159			Replacement: 122
 
Slaughter cows made up 26 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, and feeders 67 percent.  The feeder supply included 
23 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 38 percent bulls. Near 16 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
    1    220-220    220       172.50         172.50
    3    305-330    315    155.00-175.00     164.07
   12    350-395    377    160.00-177.50     169.36
    5    405-443    424    155.00-171.00     164.54
   13    455-490    472    159.00-175.00     167.91
    6    515-540    522    156.00-166.00     161.46
    9    550-590    570    142.00-157.00     150.14
    3    610-645    632    125.00-131.00     127.69
    1    600-600    600       142.00         142.00   Value Added
    1    615-615    615       120.00         120.00   Brahman X
   11    650-685    666    128.00-134.00     130.27
    2    655-655    655       142.00         142.00   Value Added
    1    720-720    720       129.00         129.00
    1    770-770    770       118.00         118.00
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    245-245    245       145.00         145.00
    1    250-250    250       150.00         150.00
    1    340-340    340       140.00         140.00
    2    425-425    425       130.00         130.00
    1    505-505    505       135.00         135.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    470-470    470       150.00         150.00
    1    520-520    520       142.00         142.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    3    465-465    465        88.00          88.00
    1    780-780    780        69.00          69.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    210-210    210       155.00         155.00
    5    255-295    272    132.50-145.00     137.94
    9    300-345    318    130.00-142.50     137.11
    1    330-330    330       155.00         155.00   Fancy
   23    350-395    373    125.00-145.00     132.51
    4    360-395    384    147.00-148.00     147.39   Fancy
   14    400-445    422    127.00-143.00     134.50
   21    450-498    472    130.00-144.00     136.48
   20    505-540    528    124.00-136.00     130.15
   24    550-595    567    124.00-133.00     129.53
    3    600-610    605    117.00-129.00     124.70
    6    652-670    655    110.00-118.00     116.64
    2    705-705    705       114.00         114.00
    1    705-705    705       108.00         108.00   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    400-425    413    118.00-120.00     119.03
    1    465-465    465       124.00         124.00
    3    520-520    520    115.00-118.00     117.00
    2    583-583    583       115.00         115.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    220-225    223    167.50-175.00     171.29
    1    220-220    220       190.00         190.00   Fancy
    7    310-340    329    155.00-175.00     164.73
    1    320-320    320       182.50         182.50   Fancy
   15    355-395    377    150.00-161.00     156.35
    2    365-375    370    172.50-175.00     173.73   Fancy
   12    400-445    422    145.00-161.00     154.33
   15    450-493    470    140.00-160.00     148.48
    3    455-480    465    165.00-172.50     168.77   Fancy
   26    500-542    531    128.00-143.00     139.00
    6    523-523    523       150.00         150.00   Value Added
   14    550-595    569    120.00-133.00     128.72
    2    550-580    565    137.00-138.00     137.49   Fancy
   12    600-640    626    122.50-130.00     126.21
    4    667-680    670    116.00-127.00     118.79
    3    715-740    730    107.00-115.00     110.95
    2    770-790    780    102.00-110.00     105.95
    2    850-865    858     86.00-90.00       88.02
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    330-330    330       150.00         150.00
    2    350-360    355       140.00         140.00
    2    410-425    418    139.00-140.00     139.49
    1    570-570    570       115.00         115.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    900-950    938    760.00-800.00     790.40   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1300-1300  1300       875.00         875.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1050-1050  1050       930.00         930.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1200-1200  1200       925.00         925.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1000-1100  1050       800.00         800.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    3   1100-1150  1117       825.00         825.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1350-1400  1375    825.00-875.00     850.45   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1600-1600  1600       925.00         925.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1700-1700  1700   999.00-1050.00    1050.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1000-1000  1000       525.00         525.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    3   1000-1100  1050    575.00-725.00     669.05   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1400-1400  1400       800.00         800.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    3    900-1000   967    725.00-775.00     740.52   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
    1    900-900    900       600.00         600.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    1    650-650    650       600.00         600.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    750-750    750       625.00         625.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Mid-Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows with calves 
weighing 225-275 lbs. 1075.00, Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cows with 
calves weighing 200-225 lbs. 900.00, Young medium and large frame #2 and 3 cows 
with calves weighing 150-300 lbs. 850.00 to 1125.00.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1140-1360  1260     57.50-63.00       59.95
   15   1460-1745  1586     56.00-64.50       59.38
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   68    935-1380  1180     53.50-65.00       59.63
   14   1030-1390  1218     66.00-83.00       68.79   High Dressing
    6   1065-1325  1190     45.00-52.00       50.28   Low Dressing
   14   1440-1670  1520     55.00-64.00       59.98
    7   1410-1670  1504     66.00-76.50       70.45   High Dressing
    3   1480-1550  1525     46.00-52.00       49.97   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    775-775    775        44.50          44.50
    5    875-1135   972     45.00-54.50       50.66
    1    840-840    840        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1400-1400  1400     76.00-76.50       76.25
    1   1165-1165  1165        70.00          70.00   Low Dressing
    8   1565-2245  1850     75.00-86.00       80.93
    1   1640-1640  1640        93.00          93.00   High Dressing

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