Sweetwater Cattle Auction
NV_LS152
Nashville, TN      Wed Jun 13, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

East Tennessee Livestock Center, Sweetwater, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jun 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  493          Last week: 507         Last year: N/R

Compared to the same sale one week ago, Feeder steers/bulls: Steady-
2.00 higher; Feeder heifers: Steady. All classes of slaughter cattle
were mostly steady. 

Feeders: 371 Slaughter: 103 Replacements: 19

Slaughter cows made up 22 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 7 
percent, and feeders 71 percent.  The feeder supply included 36 percent 
steers, 35 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 46 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.

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 per cwt 
basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    295-295    295       177.50         177.50
    2    435-435    435    151.00-155.00     153.00
    2    455-490    473       157.00         157.00
    4    510-545    528    145.00-152.00     148.99
    1    565-565    565       148.00         148.00
    4    605-630    616    124.00-144.00     133.97
    1    625-625    625       149.00         149.00   Fancy
    1    665-665    665       139.00         139.00
    1    735-735    735       124.00         124.00
    1    750-750    750       126.00         126.00
   57    875-875    875       128.50         128.50   Value Added
    2    968-968    968       113.00         113.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    440-440    440       140.00         140.00
    3    500-510    503    120.00-135.00     125.07
    1    645-645    645       112.00         112.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    450-450    450       100.00         100.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-340    323    125.00-130.00     128.43
    9    352-383    365    130.00-140.00     137.00
    8    415-449    438    133.00-146.00     136.75
   12    450-495    474    125.00-138.00     131.89
    9    505-545    526    124.00-133.00     129.07
    2    515-515    515       132.50         132.50   Value Added
    7    550-585    562    125.00-128.00     126.49
    5    605-640    624    118.00-128.00     122.13
    1    665-665    665       118.00         118.00
    4    700-745    726    113.00-115.00     114.49
    4    804-804    804       109.50         109.50
    1   1005-1005  1005        92.00          92.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    420-420    420       114.00         114.00
    1    560-560    560       108.00         108.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    400-400    400       109.00         109.00
    1    485-485    485       123.00         123.00
    1    540-540    540       113.00         113.00
    3    528-528    528       120.00         120.00   Value Added
    4    555-580    574    113.00-118.50     117.17
    3    625-635    628    109.50-113.00     110.68
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    455-498    484    112.00-114.00     112.63

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    315-315    315       156.00         156.00
    4    350-380    363    148.00-162.50     157.22
    1    420-420    420       144.00         144.00
    8    450-480    461    139.00-151.00     144.24
   11    503-540    523    125.00-141.00     133.04
   12    550-580    568    120.00-133.00     127.86
   10    605-645    629    117.00-126.00     120.57
    1    700-700    700       110.00         110.00
    3    770-790    783    104.00-112.00     108.64
    3    830-845    835    104.00-110.50     108.31
    1    920-920    920       103.00         103.00
    1    990-990    990        89.00          89.00
    1   1000-1000  1000        91.00          91.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    390-398    396    139.00-145.00     143.52
    2    470-480    475    131.00-135.00     133.02
    1    625-625    625       115.00         115.00
    1    690-690    690       113.00         113.00
    1    895-895    895        87.50          87.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    488-488    488       123.00         123.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1135-1360  1283     50.00-57.00       53.52
    2   1400-1565  1483     50.00-59.00       54.75
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   14    980-1390  1220     51.50-61.50       57.05
    1   1335-1335  1335        63.50          63.50   High Dressing
    3   1425-1595  1488     55.00-60.00       57.73
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    625-725    675     40.00-44.00       41.85   Low Dressing
   26    925-1310  1122     50.50-62.00       55.21
    3    920-1175  1052     64.00-66.50       64.93   High Dressing
   15    820-1305  1034     37.00-48.50       44.12   Low Dressing
    4   1440-1540  1485     50.00-59.50       54.35

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1240-1310  1275     75.50-77.50       76.53
    2   1145-1360  1253     72.00-73.50       72.69   Low Dressing
   14   1500-2330  1803     76.00-85.00       79.59
    1   1540-1540  1540        93.00          93.00   High Dressing
    3   1525-2200  1792     70.50-73.00       71.69   Low Dressing

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