BC-USDA-Kingsport Catl Actn

12/16/2014 7:45 PM
By Associated Press

NV—LS140
Nashville, TN Tue Dec 16, 2014 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News
Athens Cattle Auction, Athens, TN
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Dec 16, 2014
Cattle Receipts: 850 Last week: 1071 Last year: 1191
Trends: According to the Federal-State Market News Service, compared to
the same sale one week ago, prices for Slaughter cows: Steady to 2.00
lower. Slaughter bulls: Steady to 1.00 lower. Steers/bulls under 500 lbs
8.00 to 20.00 lower; over 500 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower. Heifers under 500
lbs 10.00 to 22.00 lower; over 500 lb 6.00 to 15.00 lower. Quality plain
to average; several attractive.
Slaughter cows 141; Slaughter bulls 9; Total feeder supply 643; Feeder
steers/bulls 356; Feeder heifers 287; Feeder supply over 600 lbs 111;
Replacement/feeder cows 57.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
7 260-295 277 288.00-335.00 317.09
2 280-290 285 340.00-370.00 355.26 Fancy
8 310-345 331 290.00-323.00 305.16
2 315-335 325 330.00-335.00 332.42 Fancy
13 355-395 381 281.00-311.00 296.86
2 360-390 375 316.00-327.50 321.52 Fancy
18 405-445 423 251.00-295.00 281.44
3 420-435 427 300.00-310.00 304.34 Fancy
20 450-498 475 248.00-273.00 267.07
1 455-455 455 277.00 277.00 Fancy
18 505-545 536 230.00-256.00 249.90
1 520-520 520 265.00 265.00 Fancy
4 513-513 513 260.00-265.00 262.50 Value Added
8 555-590 582 218.00-239.00 228.86
3 555-580 567 245.00-260.00 253.99 Fancy
7 550-575 557 248.00-253.50 251.88 Value Added
3 610-645 625 218.00-229.00 222.90
12 620-645 638 232.50-234.00 233.59 Value Added
8 680-688 684 210.00-219.00 213.39
2 665-665 665 221.00 221.00 Value Added
4 700-735 718 197.00-215.00 203.64
1 780-780 780 175.00 175.00
5 815-815 815 185.00 185.00
1 855-855 855 181.00 181.00
Medium and Large 3
1 385-385 385 220.00 220.00
3 440-445 443 225.00-230.00 227.33
2 455-485 470 220.00-224.00 221.94
2 515-530 523 215.00-219.00 216.97
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
4 275-295 289 270.00-297.50 285.49
4 310-340 323 255.00-275.00 267.36
2 315-320 318 285.00-290.00 287.48 Fancy
2 325-325 325 302.00 302.00 Value Added
11 370-395 385 230.00-262.50 248.90
2 363-363 363 270.00 270.00 Value Added
21 405-445 424 220.00-243.00 230.59
14 455-495 478 219.00-231.00 224.91
2 453-453 453 240.00 240.00 Value Added
19 508-545 530 213.00-224.00 217.53
2 518-518 518 228.00 228.00 Value Added
22 555-595 577 195.00-218.00 209.30
2 550-550 550 228.00 228.00 Value Added
6 617-640 624 188.00-207.00 196.11
9 623-630 625 214.00-220.00 215.35 Value Added
12 683-697 694 178.00-194.00 188.36
8 662-662 662 208.50 208.50 Value Added
5 710-720 718 185.00-200.00 192.82
3 755-790 768 165.00-177.00 169.92
8 788-788 788 187.00 187.00 Value Added
Medium and Large 3
2 380-390 385 215.00-217.50 216.27
3 415-440 423 211.00-215.00 212.39
3 475-485 482 200.00-205.00 203.36
1 535-535 535 190.00 190.00
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
8 355-390 377 255.00-295.00 271.51
10 405-440 427 243.00-281.00 262.05
2 420-440 430 290.00-296.00 292.93 Fancy
10 455-495 477 234.00-264.00 248.82
2 460-470 465 275.00-283.00 279.04 Fancy
11 529-545 534 223.00-244.00 235.63
8 555-595 582 210.00-223.00 217.46
7 605-647 637 183.00-213.00 199.66
5 660-685 673 170.00-200.00 183.01
4 715-725 719 170.00-183.00 176.74
1 780-780 780 166.00 166.00
Medium and Large 3
10 405-445 440 202.50-220.00 210.40
2 480-485 483 200.00-213.00 206.53
3 515-540 532 201.00-207.50 205.40
Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
9 1185-1390 1273 97.00-107.00 102.21
1 1160-1160 1160 90.00 90.00 Low Dressing
5 1445-1770 1603 100.00-108.00 103.39
2 1720-1755 1738 110.00-113.00 111.52 High Dressing
Boner 80-85% Lean
22 1045-1355 1217 98.50-107.50 102.79
7 1065-1390 1261 111.00-125.50 117.72 High Dressing
6 1105-1255 1197 85.00-92.00 89.20 Low Dressing
11 1410-1725 1520 98.00-108.00 104.17
5 1450-1640 1540 110.00-116.00 114.06 High Dressing
5 1415-1670 1515 87.50-92.50 90.02 Low Dressing
Lean 85-90% Lean
10 935-1250 1072 92.00-98.00 95.66
2 1010-1085 1048 85.00-89.50 87.33 Low Dressing
Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
3 1175-1410 1318 126.00-130.50 128.12
1 1455-1455 1455 115.00 115.00 Low Dressing
3 1695-1810 1765 127.00-132.00 128.94
1 2055-2055 2055 136.00 136.00 High 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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