Athens Auction
USDA - Thu Dec 07, 7:02AM CST
TV_LS153
Thomasville, GA    Thu Dec 7, 2017    USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Athens
Weighted Average Report for 12/06/2017
 
Receipts:  744    Last Week:  866    Year Ago:  627
 
Compared to one week earlier, slaughter cows steady, slaughter 
bulls steady, feeder steers 3.00 to 5.00 lower, feeder bulls 2.00 to 
5.00 lower, feeder heifers 4.00 to 5.00 lower, steer calves lightly
tested, bull calves 4.00 to 8.00 lower, heifer calves 5.00 lower, 
replacement cows 4.00 to 5.00 higher. 

Slaughter cows 12 percent, slaughter bulls 3 percent, feeder 85 percent. 
In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 13 percent of the 
run, heifers 36 percent, bulls 40 percent, and replacement cows 11 
percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled around 17 percent.

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     1080      1080        57.00          57.00   High Dressing
   1255-1515   1408     49.00-55.00       52.19
   1385-1465   1427     57.00-61.00       58.66   High Dressing
     1680      1680        59.00          59.00   High Dressing
     1635      1635        46.00          46.00   Low Dressing

              Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    930-1195   1070     52.00-59.00       56.88
   1025-1185   1081     61.00-65.00       61.98   High Dressing
    915-1125   1020     50.00-51.00       50.45   Low Dressing
   1205-1460   1278     54.00-59.00       56.66
   1200-1295   1240     60.00-65.00       61.80   High Dressing
   1225-1400   1283     45.00-51.00       48.50   Low Dressing
     1720      1720        53.00          53.00

               Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   1030-1175   1094     44.00-48.00       46.46
    815-930     859     51.00-54.00       52.80   High Dressing
     1100      1100        37.00          37.00   Low Dressing

                Slaughter Bulls  Y.G. 1
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   1080-1485   1315     73.00-79.00       75.74
   1165-1360   1250     65.00-70.00       68.12   Low Dressing
   1555-2045   1729     74.00-77.00       76.33
   1700-1745   1722     68.00-70.00       68.99   Low Dressing

           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
      656       656       136.00         136.00
    705-745     715    129.00-130.00     129.74
    755-760     759       129.00         129.00

           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    455-496     489    142.00-145.00     144.53
    555-585     568    134.00-139.00     136.77
    605-645     622    129.00-130.00     129.74
    655-695     674    125.00-129.00     127.11
    705-745     725    123.00-128.00     125.62

           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    405-445     425    140.00-145.00     142.38
    605-645     625    123.00-128.00     126.21
    755-796     776    107.00-110.00     108.46

           Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    655-695     675    118.00-120.00     118.98
    705-745     725    114.00-118.00     115.63

           Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    405-445     418    129.00-130.00     129.65
    455-495     466    123.00-132.00     131.02
    505-545     514    121.00-129.00     124.60
    555-595     580    116.00-121.00     118.60
    605-645     622    114.00-121.00     118.44
    655-695     671    111.00-116.00     114.56

           Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    255-295     275    142.00-147.00     144.32
    305-345     325    137.00-140.00     138.41
    355-395     388    125.00-132.00     126.25
    405-445     429    120.00-128.00     123.66
    455-495     480    113.00-122.00     116.30
    505-545     521    110.00-117.00     114.89
    555-595     578    105.00-114.00     108.09
    605-645     625    104.00-110.00     106.90

            Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    355-395     382    165.00-170.00     166.55
    405-445     430    157.00-162.00     158.92
    455-495     468    145.00-147.00     146.30
    505-545     532    135.00-136.00     135.32
    555-595     580    129.00-132.00     130.13
    655-695     675    124.00-126.00     124.97
    705-745     725    119.00-121.00     119.97

            Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    305-345     325    167.00-170.00     168.41
    355-395     374    155.00-162.00     158.66
    405-445     427    145.00-155.00     149.18
    455-495     470    133.00-140.00     136.94
    505-545     530    125.00-134.00     129.78
    555-595     574    120.00-128.00     124.08
    605-645     631    118.00-126.00     120.06
    655-695     678    115.00-121.00     117.70
    705-745     725    113.00-114.00     113.49

            Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    305-345     330    145.00-152.00     147.11
    405-445     425    132.00-140.00     136.21
    455-495     471    120.00-130.00     126.06
    505-545     518    117.00-123.00     120.90
    555-595     572    110.00-115.00     112.14
    605-645     626    108.00-117.00     112.61
    655-695     675    110.00-114.00     111.72

       Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Per Head
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    935-985     960    700.00-710.00     704.87   1-3 Months Bred
    985-1195   1070    690.00-890.00     756.26   4-6 Months Bred
   1045-1160   1102    750.00-860.00     807.87   7-9 Months Bred
     1220      1220       690.00         690.00   1-3 Months Bred
   1295-1390   1342       850.00         850.00   4-6 Months Bred
   1210-1425   1275    720.00-910.00     807.25   7-9 Months Bred

             Cow-Calf Pairs Small 1-2 
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   1110-1180   1145    820.00-950.00     886.99


Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Christopher Roach, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: ThomasvilleGA-LPSMNLS@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TV_ls153.txt

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