Donalsonville Auction
USDA - Thu Dec 07, 7:02AM CST
TV_LS154
Thomasville, GA    Thu Dec 7, 2017    USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Donalsonville
Weighted Average Report for 12/06/2017
 
Receipts:  401    Last Week:  420    Year Ago:  300
 
Compared to one week ago slaughter cows mostly steady, slaughter 
bulls lightly tested. Feeder steers and bulls mostly steady, feeder 
heifers 1.00 to 3.00 higher, steer and bull calves mostly steady, 
heifer calves 2.00 to 3.00 lower, replacement cows steady.

Slaughter cows accounted for 11 percent of the run; slaughter bulls 1 
percent; feeders 88 percent. In the feeder supply steers made up 
approximately 30 percent; bulls 33 percent; heifers 32 percent and 
replacement cows 5 percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled around 15 
percent.

              Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1200-1480   1360     50.00-52.00       51.05

               Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1060-1090   1073     52.00-54.00       53.00
     855-970     890     60.00-66.00       61.88   High Dressing
     875-1145   1000     45.50-50.50       48.55   Low Dressing
    1225-1295   1260     52.00-55.00       53.50   

                Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     800-1095    919     45.00-52.00       49.06
     860-1115    958     34.00-40.00       37.59   Low Dressing

            Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     350-371     366    172.50-175.00     174.40
     420-425     422    162.00-164.00     162.83
     453-472     462    158.00-159.00     158.51
     553-590     572    143.00-144.00     143.48
     607-627     613    135.00-140.00     138.24
     719-740     729    130.00-137.00     133.72

            Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     330-348     341    158.00-167.50     163.22
     378-395     383    163.00-165.00     164.28
     400-432     419    152.50-159.00     156.52
     455-475     459    150.00-156.00     154.67
     530-541     537    141.00-146.00     144.36

            Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     370-390     375    150.00-159.00     156.66

            Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     405-423     416    128.00-133.00     129.56
     490-495     494    124.00-127.00     124.74
     515-525     522    124.00-126.00     125.34
     610-640     625    120.00-123.00     122.15
     725-740     734    111.00-117.00     112.70

            Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     318-345     330    124.00-133.00     128.28
     360-385     369    126.00-130.00     128.43
     400-435     412    120.00-125.00     123.26
     470-495     478    120.00-123.00     121.99
     530-535     532    118.00-122.00     119.99
     620-640     635    115.00-117.00     116.51
     725-740     736    111.00-112.00     111.75

            Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     260-265     262    123.00-127.50     125.23
     300-345     322    117.00-120.00     118.22
     360-375     365    114.00-120.00     116.00
     425-435     430    115.00-116.00     115.51
     560-570     568    105.00-115.00     107.47

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     310-333     327    172.50-177.00     175.93
     365-395     380    161.00-162.00     161.48
     415-430     422    150.00-157.00     154.36
     460-470     468    146.00-148.00     146.49
     505-515     512    138.00-139.00     138.75
     555-565     561    130.00-137.00     131.67
     603-611     609    128.00-130.00     129.50

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     275-283     280    167.50-170.00     168.32
     310-345     324    165.00-168.00     166.72
     360-390     372    152.50-159.50     157.28
     435-440     439    140.00-147.00     145.26
     475-488     485    137.00-144.00     142.88
     520-545     535    127.00-137.50     132.45
     611-630     617    119.00-123.00     121.64

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     320-335     330    150.00-158.00     154.87
     390-395     392    144.00-147.00     145.01
     430-435     432    131.00-137.50     134.27
     500-520     510    117.00-118.00     117.49

          Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
     855-965     898     80.00-82.50       80.79   4-6 Months Bred

        Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1000-1155   1089    720.00-900.00     777.22


Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Matthew Battles, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: ThomasvilleGA-LPSMNLS@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TV_ls154.txt

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