Carthage Livestock Auction
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NV_LS144
Nashville, TN      Sat May 18, 2019     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Smith County Commission Co., Carthage, TN
Weighted Average Report for Saturday May 18, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  846          Last week: 1036      Last year: 873 

Feeders 604           Slaughter 128          Replacements 114

Compared to same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls were steady. Steers 
and bulls 4.00 to 8.00 lower. Heifers 5.00 to 8.00 lower.

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 cwt basis, unless noted.


Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
and feeders 84 percent.  The feeder supply included 24 percent steers, 51 
percent heifers, and 25 percent bulls. Near 17 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    255-255    255       187.50         187.50
   18    311-315    314    146.00-171.50     164.48
   25    380-385    381    150.00-160.50     158.80
   24    453-495    464    146.00-155.00     153.32
   19    531-539    533    144.50-151.50     149.64
   18    558-593    583    144.00-151.50     148.35
    4    639-639    639       142.50         142.50
    5    660-689    683    141.50-144.00     141.98
    2    813-813    813       112.00         112.00
    1    955-955    955       116.00         116.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    333-333    333       150.00         150.00
    1    500-500    500       140.00         140.00
    1    550-550    550       135.00         135.00
    4    730-742    739    100.00-115.00     103.70

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    313-325    322    125.00-134.50     132.52
   26    380-385    385    120.00-126.50     126.01
    8    442-442    442       121.00         121.00
   50    463-468    464    125.00-129.00     126.13
   42    520-530    528    116.00-123.00     120.67
   26    553-590    576    115.00-126.50     120.71
   15    605-642    639    114.00-121.50     116.21
    9    635-635    635       125.75         125.75   Value Added
    3    650-650    650       120.00         120.00
    4    664-664    664       120.00         120.00   Value Added
   10    714-714    714       115.00         115.00
    4    760-773    770       110.00         110.00
    6    910-910    910     91.00-99.50       96.67
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    270-270    270       140.00         140.00
    5    332-332    332       120.00         120.00
    2    350-350    350       113.00         113.00
   23    430-430    430       125.00         125.00
    3    458-458    458       118.00         118.00
   19    535-544    543    110.00-118.00     117.17
    3    622-622    622       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   26    458-466    464    142.50-150.00     148.29
   25    512-549    522    138.00-145.00     140.57
   18    584-597    586    134.00-138.00     137.32
   10    649-649    649       127.00         127.00
    1    650-650    650       115.00         115.00
    7    744-744    744       104.00         104.00
    1    855-855    855        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
   19    414-435    416    131.00-144.50     143.01
   18    504-524    510    124.00-132.00     129.71
    5    575-585    579    105.00-128.00     118.70
    1    645-645    645       112.00         112.00
    2    715-725    720     90.00-101.00      95.46

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1295-1350  1327     55.00-60.00       57.35
    1   1180-1180  1180        65.00          65.00   High Dressing
    4   1415-1725  1605     56.00-62.00       59.35
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2    785-870    828     56.00-57.00       56.53
   31    970-1395  1177     54.00-62.00       57.28
    3   1315-1355  1333     64.00-69.00       66.35   High Dressing
    7    920-1135  1054     50.00-53.00       52.41   Low Dressing
    4   1400-1520  1444     54.00-62.00       57.77
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    755-785    768     30.00-35.00       32.32   Low Dressing
   24    840-1280  1035     44.00-52.00       47.52
    9    860-1370  1027     32.00-43.00       38.77   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1315-1445  1380     83.00-84.00       83.48
    1   1310-1310  1310        90.00          90.00   High Dressing
    4   1280-1460  1364     65.00-70.00       68.74   Low Dressing
    6   1510-2080  1783     75.00-83.00       79.20

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