Fairview Slaughter Cattle Auction (Tue)
USDA - Wed May 15, 12:24PM CDT
GX_LS147
Springfield, IL    Tue May 14, 2019    USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News
 
Fairview Sale Barn Fairview IL
Weighted Average Report for 05/14/2019
 
Receipts:  357    Last Week:  489    Year Ago:  414
 
Compared to last week, slaughter steers and heifers sold 2.25 to 
2.75 lower. Slaughter cows sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls 
sold 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Trade was active with moderate to good 
demand. Slaughter steers comprised 15 percent of the run; slaughter 
heifers 21 percent; slaughter cows 57 percent; and slaughter bulls 8 
percent.

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9   1185-1280   1230    119.00-124.00     121.50
    3   1200-1275   1247    115.00-117.50     116.70   Low Dressing
   15   1325-1495   1410    119.50-124.00     121.78
    2   1325-1350   1338       117.00         117.00   Low Dressing
    4   1500-1557   1538    119.00-123.50     121.64

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9   1100-1265   1187    109.50-117.50     115.25
    1     1400      1400       119.00         119.00
    4   1515-1690   1586    117.00-118.00     117.49

              Slaughter Holstein Steers Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1365-1475   1420     85.00-86.00       85.48

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7   1115-1180   1159    119.00-120.50     120.08
    2     1112      1112       116.00         116.00   Low Dressing
   34   1205-1395   1287    119.00-124.50     121.47
    1     1320      1320       116.00         116.00   Low Dressing
    9   1410-1495   1453    120.00-123.50     121.74

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    55-1140     876    103.00-117.00     110.17
   10   1220-1365   1280    102.00-118.00     110.47
    1     1450      1450       108.00         108.00

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      955       955        80.00          80.00
    1      890       890        64.00          64.00


                  Slaughter Cows:  193 Head
         % Lean      Avg Dressing       High Dressing        Low Dressing
Premium   70-75       82.00-85.00        94.00-106.00         65.50-69.50
Breakers  75-80       57.00-67.50           69.00             50.50-56.50
Boners    80-85       53.50-64.00        64.50-66.00          49.50-53.00
Leans     85-90       44.50-54.00            --               35.00-41.00


                                       Slaughter Bulls:  27 Head
                 Weight    Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing
Yield Grade 1   850-1500   75.00-84.00      89.50-99.00      63.50-72.50
Yield Grade 1  1650-2450   80.50-90.50         93.50         67.50-75.50


Source:  Livestock and Grain Market News, Springfield IL
         Roger Elliott-Reporter
         phone: 217-782-4925 or toll free in IL 888-458-4787
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS147.txt
 
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