Siler City Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
RA_LS761
Raleigh, NC                       Tue Feb 13, 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.***

Carolina Stockyards, Siler City, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Monday Feb 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  189              Last Week: 107        Last Year: 242 

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 2.00 higher with bulls 2.00 lower.  Feeder 
heifers and bulls were steady with steers 1.00 to 3.00 higher. Moderate demand, buyer 
activity and offerings.  Quality of cattle average.

Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, 
replacement cows 1 percent, and feeders 78 percent.  The feeder supply included 23 
percent steers, 56 percent heifers, and 21 percent bulls. Near 6 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    210-210    210       170.00         170.00
    2    320-340    330    160.00-170.00     164.85
    4    350-385    364    176.00-192.00     179.85
    9    415-440    429    159.00-166.00     162.66
    3    400-425    415    182.00-184.00     183.02   Fancy
    1    460-460    460       175.00         175.00
    1    505-505    505       161.00         161.00
                             Medium 2
    2    350-365    358    140.00-164.00     152.25
    1    440-440    440       130.00         130.00
                             Medium 3
    1    400-400    400       110.00         110.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    370-370    370        98.00          98.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    315-347    341    131.00-146.00     138.34
    7    355-395    380    134.00-145.00     137.85
    8    405-445    422    130.00-140.00     135.30
    7    455-485    466    130.00-138.00     135.44
    5    505-530    518    120.00-139.00     133.55
    4    555-595    570    131.00-136.00     133.21
    2    610-635    623    120.00-125.00     122.55
                             Medium 2
    1    210-210    210       125.00         125.00
    1    260-260    260       130.00         130.00
    2    370-370    370    125.00-129.00     127.00
    1    445-445    445       125.00         125.00
                             Medium 3
    1    190-190    190       112.50         112.50
    4    200-245    223    100.00-113.00     107.20
    2    290-295    293    100.00-110.00     104.96
    1    315-315    315       108.00         108.00
    1    350-350    350       100.00         100.00
    1    430-430    430       116.00         116.00
    1    780-780    780        84.00          84.00
                             Small 3
    1    430-430    430        82.00          82.00
    1    520-520    520        87.00          87.00
    2    578-578    578        91.00          91.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    435-435    435       151.00         151.00
    5    465-495    482    136.00-169.00     154.93
    4    500-525    516    134.00-141.00     137.79
    4    550-570    563    139.00-146.00     141.96
    3    600-625    610    125.00-133.00     128.28
    1    650-650    650       133.00         133.00
                             Medium 2
    1    485-485    485       120.00         120.00
    2    565-565    565    122.00-134.00     128.00
                             Medium 3
    1    530-530    530       114.00         114.00
    1    565-565    565       100.00         100.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1410-1725  1553     59.00-65.00       63.32
    3   1615-1865  1722     68.00-69.00       68.31   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    7    985-1395  1248     55.00-64.00       59.74
    8   1080-1340  1243     65.00-71.00       67.54   High Dressing
    2    980-1300  1140     40.00-47.00       43.01   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1200-1445  1312     81.00-84.00       82.10
    1   1170-1170  1170        68.00          68.00   Low Dressing
    1   2050-2050  2050        84.00          84.00


   Cows/Calf Pairs: (2) Large 1 and 2 1200-1300 lbs middle age cows with 300-350 lbs 
calves 1235.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 30.00-90.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS761.txt