North Wilkesboro Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
RA_LS753
Raleigh, NC                Thu Jul 12, 2018       USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

***This report reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, 
weight, and sex on this sale date.  This report does not represent all animals at the 
sale on this date.***

Wilkes Livestock Exchange, North Wilkesboro, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Wednesday Jul 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  303       Two Weeks Ago:  149    Last Year:  459

No sale last week. Compared to two weeks ago, Slaughter cattle were mostly steady.  
Feeder cattle were mostly steady to 5.00 higher.  Good demand with moderate market 
activity.  Moderate offerings with quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 0 percent, and feeders 83 percent.  The feeder supply included 30 
percent steers, 53 percent heifers, and 17 percent bulls. Near 22 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    320-335    330    160.00-169.00     164.28
    3    365-390    380    130.00-140.00     135.94
    3    450-480    460    149.00-152.00     150.96
    1    545-545    545       134.00         134.00
   19    576-580    576    138.00-147.50     147.00
   16    625-640    639    133.00-138.00     137.69
    4    706-706    706       130.50         130.50
                             Medium 2
    3    305-340    325    140.00-150.00     143.38
    1    415-415    415       120.00         120.00
    2    455-480    468    134.00-138.00     135.95
    1    550-550    550       128.00         128.00
    3    610-640    623    119.00-127.00     123.32
                             Medium 3
    1    315-315    315       135.00         135.00
    1    375-375    375       120.00         120.00
    2    495-495    495       118.00         118.00
                             Small 3
    1    385-385    385        50.00          50.00
    1    555-555    555        91.00          91.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    360-370    365     44.00-50.00       47.04
    2    405-405    405     59.00-60.00       59.50
    1   1140-1140  1140        64.00          64.00
    1   1185-1185  1185        63.00          63.00
    1   1315-1315  1315        62.00          62.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-250    250       137.00         137.00
    1    345-345    345       143.00         143.00
    6    350-375    363    135.00-146.00     140.41
    2    400-440    420    136.00-144.00     139.81
   23    466-495    474    129.00-138.50     134.28
    8    505-545    524    120.00-130.00     125.51
   39    565-580    577    125.00-134.75     134.03
    4    620-640    634    107.00-111.00     108.48
    6    674-674    674       122.00         122.00
    2    730-730    730       107.00         107.00
                             Medium 2
    1    345-345    345       123.00         123.00
    6    400-432    422    125.00-130.00     127.53
    6    450-480    466    114.00-125.00     120.38
    1    500-500    500       100.00         100.00
    1    640-640    640        90.00          90.00
    2    650-660    655    106.00-111.00     108.52
                             Small 2
    1    390-390    390       112.00         112.00
    1    565-565    565       107.00         107.00
                             Medium 3
    2    350-390    370    110.00-120.00     115.27
    6    410-440    422    105.00-110.00     106.85
    2    455-455    455    100.00-110.00     105.00
    1    505-505    505       104.00         104.00
                             Small 3
    1    355-355    355        97.00          97.00
    2    410-425    418     71.00-82.00       76.40
    1    440-440    440        60.00          60.00   Full
    1    670-670    670        90.00          90.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-442    431       141.00         141.00
    9    450-495    478    118.00-128.00     122.73
    3    505-545    523    122.00-132.00     125.22
    5    550-595    569    115.00-123.00     120.04
    4    600-625    610    118.00-119.00     118.26
    1    725-725    725       108.00         108.00
    2    770-770    770       110.00         110.00
    1    900-900    900        80.00          80.00
                             Medium 2
    4    405-430    415    120.00-124.00     121.99
    1    485-485    485       110.00         110.00
    1    525-525    525       115.00         115.00
    2    550-565    558    110.00-111.00     110.51
    1    705-705    705       103.00         103.00
    1    770-770    770        97.00          97.00
                             Small 2
    1    560-560    560       100.00         100.00
                             Medium 3
    1    445-445    445       120.00         120.00
                             Small 3
    1    570-570    570       100.00         100.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    990-1285  1170     58.00-60.00       59.30
    4   1060-1390  1248     61.00-79.50       67.94   High Dressing
    6   1400-1660  1510     61.00-68.00       63.25   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   12    970-1260  1152     52.00-59.00       56.84
    8   1060-1305  1151     61.00-67.00       63.55   High Dressing
    4    925-1240  1085     23.00-40.00       35.93   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    850-885    870     52.00-60.00       55.01
    1    820-820    820        64.00          64.00   High Dressing
    1    855-855    855        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1020-1035  1028     76.00-78.00       77.01   Low Dressing
    2   1735-1770  1753     82.00-89.00       85.53
    3   1510-1795  1685     90.00-93.00       91.76   High Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (1) Medium 1 and 2 900 lbs middle age cows with 150 lbs calves 
740.00 per pair.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS753.txt