BC-USDA-Kingsport Catl Actn

3/24/2015 11:15 PM
By Associated Press

NV—LS140
Nashville, TN Tue Mar 24, 2015 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News
Athens Cattle Auction, Athens, TN
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Mar 24, 2015
Cattle Receipts: 1533 Last week: 1217 Last year: 1252
Trends: According to the Federal-State Market News Service, compared to
the same sale one week ago, prices for Slaughter cows: Steady to 1.00
lower. Slaughter bulls: Steady. Steers/bulls under 500 lbs 6.00 to 12.00
lower; over 500 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Heifers under 500 lbs 5.00 to
10.00 lower; over 500 lbs steady. Quality plain to attractive.
Slaughter cows 219; Slaughter bulls 19; Total feeder supply 1226; Feeder
steers/bulls 695; Feeder heifers 531; Feeder supply over 600 lbs 279;
Replacement/feeder cows 69.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
28 255-295 275 270.00-390.00 355.00
5 260-275 272 382.50-385.00 384.52 Thin
22 310-345 329 325.00-360.00 338.81
29 353-395 376 300.00-345.00 320.85
30 410-445 426 290.00-312.50 297.32
1 425-425 425 317.00 317.00 Fancy
9 430-448 436 297.50-333.00 309.66 Value Added
15 460-498 486 266.00-294.00 275.29
4 465-495 483 296.00-305.00 302.72 Fancy
8 474-474 474 304.00 304.00 Value Added
20 505-545 517 244.00-270.00 261.29
2 525-530 528 274.00-281.00 277.48 Fancy
14 502-540 510 275.00-280.00 276.13 Value Added
13 555-595 580 222.50-255.00 240.59
3 560-575 568 257.00-265.00 260.66 Fancy
18 610-645 623 222.00-235.00 227.16
1 630-630 630 237.00 237.00 Fancy
7 630-640 634 241.00-243.00 241.86 Value Added
5 655-695 674 195.00-224.00 215.63
6 715-745 723 206.00-216.00 213.28
2 710-710 710 218.00 218.00 Value Added
Medium and Large 3
8 400-440 409 245.00-255.00 251.77
3 470-495 483 236.00-245.00 239.98
5 523-545 534 217.50-226.00 221.67
3 560-585 577 217.50-220.00 218.31
Holstein Large 3
1 320-320 320 222.50 222.50
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
10 260-295 284 280.00-320.00 303.54
3 295-295 295 315.00-330.00 325.00 Thin
15 300-345 312 295.00-311.00 303.01
5 315-335 327 325.00-330.00 326.93 Thin
24 355-395 383 270.00-305.00 281.32
23 400-447 438 250.00-272.50 256.80
1 415-415 415 285.00 285.00 Fancy
11 405-405 405 267.50 267.50 Value Added
8 460-495 484 231.00-252.50 245.92
10 455-478 461 262.50-275.00 271.41 Value Added
14 505-540 521 220.00-235.00 227.73
2 505-515 510 240.00 240.00 Fancy
3 518-518 518 237.50 237.50 Value Added
13 557-595 575 210.00-225.00 216.83
9 553-560 555 225.00-238.00 233.63 Value Added
24 610-645 626 195.00-220.00 205.37
3 652-652 652 212.00 212.00
Medium and Large 3
5 330-345 339 239.00-249.00 245.11
5 355-395 367 223.00-241.00 232.75
6 400-430 408 221.00-233.00 229.53
7 480-490 486 220.00-227.50 224.32
5 505-545 531 206.00-215.00 212.02
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
20 360-395 383 270.00-320.00 302.98
18 410-445 423 280.00-300.00 291.10
7 415-440 426 306.00-311.00 308.79 Fancy
21 455-495 478 241.00-281.00 259.44
20 500-545 537 231.00-260.00 240.70
6 508-535 522 270.00-280.00 274.87 Value Added
15 560-595 568 228.00-243.00 234.70
8 605-645 628 216.00-226.00 220.98
9 665-690 673 190.00-214.00 203.09
4 720-740 735 188.00-203.00 191.67
4 760-790 778 156.00-185.00 172.62
Medium and Large 3
3 355-390 367 245.00-253.00 250.16
9 400-430 412 229.00-247.50 240.59
9 465-495 478 225.00-234.00 229.86
6 530-545 540 218.00-227.50 224.39
Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
7 1195-1320 1264 101.00-108.50 104.76
6 1435-1510 1466 102.00-109.50 106.57
Boner 80-85% Lean
30 990-1390 1194 102.50-111.00 106.96
14 1035-1355 1234 113.00-126.00 116.91 High Dressing
7 1150-1295 1219 88.00-95.00 91.95 Low Dressing
10 1415-1790 1529 103.00-111.50 106.55
3 1540-1575 1558 115.00-122.00 119.03 High Dressing
4 1410-1600 1459 90.50-97.50 93.33 Low Dressing
Lean 85-90% Lean
11 885-1195 1008 95.00-103.00 98.99
4 905-1085 964 112.00-116.00 113.26 High Dressing
5 930-1100 1004 86.00-90.50 88.61 Low Dressing
Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
5 1235-1455 1344 133.00-138.50 135.90
2 1215-1265 1240 141.00-143.00 142.02 High Dressing
6 1555-2085 1810 132.00-138.00 136.08
3 1700-2000 1805 148.00-158.00 153.89 High Dressing
1 2165-2165 2165 128.00 128.00 Low Dressing
Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
615 781 5406 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV—LS140.txt


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