Turnersburg Weighted Average Report (Monday)
RA_LS752
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.***

Harward Brothers Livestock Market, Turnersburg, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Monday Feb 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  724             Last Week: 656        Last Year: 1410
   
Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were mostly steady.  Feeder cattle were 
mostly steady to 5.00 higher with a few slightly lower.  Good demand with moderate 
buyer activity.  Moderate offerings with quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 23 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 3 percent, and feeders 70 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 27 percent steers, 46 percent heifers, and 28 percent bulls. Near 23 
percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    205-245    225    160.00-170.00     165.44
    3    250-280    268    160.00-187.50     176.74
    8    300-345    313    167.50-185.00     176.56
   14    355-395    373    170.00-190.00     179.31
    7    400-435    421    174.00-189.00     184.01
    4    465-490    478    167.50-187.50     174.47
    4    500-545    518    161.00-171.00     164.18
    3    550-550    550    147.50-160.00     153.33
    9    600-640    608    140.00-156.00     151.23
    2    700-705    703    130.00-134.00     132.01
    2    820-830    825    127.50-135.00     131.23
    2    855-895    875    134.00-137.00     135.47
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    270-275    272    122.50-125.00     123.33
    2    350-355    353       110.00         110.00
                             Medium 2
    5    260-285    272    133.00-157.50     143.58
    4    325-345    333    140.00-152.50     147.51
    8    350-390    369    127.50-167.50     145.35
    2    415-425    420    128.00-140.00     133.93
    4    510-525    518    140.00-150.00     146.88
    4    620-645    629    128.00-138.00     133.55
                             Holstein Large 3
    4    257-270    260     90.00-94.00       92.96
    2    300-320    310     97.00-98.00       97.48

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    170-180    175    137.50-165.00     151.64
    4    255-280    268    142.50-150.00     146.25
   10    300-340    313    149.00-164.00     157.74
    3    320-340    328    140.00-145.00     141.62   Fleshy
   10    350-390    366    140.00-152.00     144.54
   16    400-440    418    137.00-147.50     142.84
   15    450-495    477    135.00-145.00     138.76
   15    500-535    523    134.00-142.50     139.51
    4    550-560    556    139.00-146.00     141.23
    4    615-635    623    126.00-137.50     129.62
   10    650-681    672    122.50-128.00     123.68
    3    670-675    673    117.00-121.00     118.66   Fleshy
    5    803-805    804    113.00-117.00     115.60
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    305-345    332    112.50-121.00     116.31
    5    350-395    374    110.00-122.50     118.64
    4    410-440    426    112.50-120.00     116.39
    5    465-490    475    115.00-122.50     118.72
    2    475-475    475    102.50-108.00     105.25   Fleshy
    7    505-545    526    111.00-120.00     115.97
    2    570-590    580    115.00-120.00     117.54
                             Medium 2
    2    215-220    218    127.50-132.50     130.03
    6    310-345    326    127.50-142.00     134.20
    8    350-395    372    124.00-135.00     128.29
    6    415-445    432    125.00-136.00     131.67
   11    450-495    469    124.00-132.50     128.25
    6    500-545    521    125.00-132.00     129.26
   10    550-595    575    124.00-137.00     130.09
    2    610-635    623    120.00-123.00     121.47
    4    655-685    673    115.00-125.00     118.80
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    530-530    530       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    415-445    431    162.50-187.50     175.95
   16    452-495    470    160.00-187.50     175.41
    7    505-545    524    154.00-177.00     163.86
   11    550-585    565    140.00-152.50     147.21
    3    560-590    575    128.00-135.00     131.02   Fleshy
    3    600-630    612    140.00-147.00     143.68
    7    705-718    716    126.00-127.00     126.86
    3    775-775    775       119.00         119.00
    5    815-835    825    117.50-119.50     119.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    415-445    427    117.50-122.50     119.99
    2    525-535    530    100.00-102.50     101.26   Full
    3    675-685    678    107.00-110.00     109.00
                             Medium 2
    4    400-440    428    130.00-143.00     137.03
    7    475-485    480    130.00-146.00     136.37
    4    505-545    529    140.00-147.50     143.14
    4    590-595    591    135.00-147.50     138.62
    5    600-640    626    122.50-130.00     127.70
    5    655-690    669    114.00-125.00     118.74
    2    805-810    808    112.50-113.00     112.75

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1040-1110  1068    625.00-750.00     709.44   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1050-1165  1108    699.00-900.00     794.28   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    2    780-810    795       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1285-1395  1340     56.00-59.00       57.44
    7   1490-1795  1606     55.00-63.00       59.83
    3   1445-1830  1633     64.00-66.00       64.75   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   39    935-1390  1199     54.00-63.00       58.37
    8   1040-1395  1246     64.00-70.00       66.34   High Dressing
   44   1425-1925  1607     54.00-63.00       59.42
   18   1485-1935  1669     64.00-71.00       66.88   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    600-795    710     46.00-58.00       51.04
    2    745-750    748     43.00-44.00       43.50   Low Dressing
   11    960-1335  1143     45.00-52.00       49.48
    4    895-1265  1058     40.00-44.00       41.79   Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    955-1105  1030    663.00-831.00     740.88   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    3    930-1165  1075    586.00-769.00     688.20   Per Head
    3   1255-1450  1340    766.00-914.00     835.41   Per Head
    2   1635-1695  1665   1098.00-1102.00    1082.85   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    5    670-810    736    362.00-608.00     543.15   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1705-1995  1850     79.00-88.00       83.85

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (7) Small 1 and 2 660-770 lbs middle age cows with 80-260 lbs 
calves 400.00-850.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 875-1015 lbs middle age cows with 110-
240 lbs calves 600.00-1325.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 22.50-100.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3154 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS752.txt