Blackstone Graded Feeder Cattle Sale
USDA - Thu Dec 07, 7:17AM CST
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Richmond, VA    Thu Dec 7, 2017    VA Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
 
Blackstone, VA Weekly State Graded Sale

State Graded Weighted Average for Wed Dec 6, 2017

Feeder Cattle 121 (Steers 16; Heifers 47; Bulls 58)

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     310       140.00         140.00
    4    400-500     462       158.50         158.50
    3    500-600     524       145.00         145.00
    3    600-700     637       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     350       155.00         155.00
    2    400-500     435       158.00         158.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-500     470       148.00         148.00

                      Feeder Steers Small 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     325       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-500     465       120.00         120.00
    3    500-600     580       116.00         116.00
    3    600-700     627       104.00         104.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    300-400     326       120.00         120.00
    5    400-500     466       117.00         117.00
    6    500-600     548    110.00-115.00     114.20
    7    600-700     633        99.00          99.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-400     372       120.00         120.00
    2    400-500     478        90.00          90.00
    2    500-600     550        95.00          95.00

                      Feeder Heifers Small 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     390       100.00         100.00
    3    400-500     438       105.00         105.00
    3    500-600     518        94.00          94.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-400     328       148.00         148.00
    8    400-500     465    130.00-150.00     145.43
                        mostly 150.00
    4    500-600     553       139.50         139.50
   10    600-700     653    117.00-118.50     117.91
    3    700-800     747       109.50         109.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    300-400     345       148.00         148.00
   12    400-500     481    138.00-147.50     146.13
    5    500-600     555       139.50         139.50
    3    600-700     635       122.00         122.00

                      Feeder Bulls Small 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     370       110.00         110.00
    1    400-500     420       110.00         110.00

Prices per hundredweight unless otherwise stated.
Price and grade information is reported by VDACS Livestock Marketing 
and disseminated by Virginia Market News Service. While market reports 
reflect the majority of cattle at each sale, there are instances 
where animals do not fit reporting categories and are not included.

Source:  Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
         USDA-VA Market News, Richmond, VA   804.786.3947
         www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews
         market.news@vdacs.virginia.gov

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