Alabama Auctions Summary
MG_LS144
Montgomery, AL    Tue Feb 13, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Alabama Auctions Daily Summary
Alabama Livestock auctions that were held on Monday February 12, 2018.

Cattle Receipts:   2,427   Last week:  3,021   Last Year:   2,493

   Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold mostly 
steady. All feeder classes sold steady to 2.00 higher. Trade active 
with good demand on feeders. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly 
steady. Slaughter cows made up 8 percent of the offering, slaughter 
bulls 2 percent, replacement cows and pairs 13 percent, and feeders 
77 percent. The feeder supply included 21 percent steers, 44 percent 
heifers, and 35 percent bulls. Near 23 percent of the run weighed 
over 600 lbs.

             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    965-1255  1169     54.00-55.50       54.77
    6   1210-1395  1348     62.00-67.00       65.70 High Dressing
    7    960-1370  1224     48.50-63.00       58.41 Low Dressing
             
             Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    910-1250  1070     56.00-58.00       57.06
   17    890-1135  1018     40.00-56.00       49.76 Low Dressing

             Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1525-2000  1750     78.00-83.00       81.36
    3   1680-1880  1778     84.00-89.00       86.41 High Dressing

             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-340    328    200.00-205.00      202.31
    6    380-395    389    180.00-182.00      180.68
    7    400-445    418    175.00-180.00      177.97
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    4    365-395    375    174.00-182.00      178.21
    6    455-485    470    167.00-170.00      168.17
    6    505-530    519    155.00-160.00      157.46
   19    555-595    574    147.00-157.00      153.19
    8    605-635    617    138.00-147.00      142.65
   16    655-695    687    137.00-141.00      140.51
    5    705-715    711    135.00-140.00      137.60
    4    760-785    773    127.00-134.00      130.12
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
    4    260-285    279    170.00-178.00      173.32
    5    465-495    480    147.00-157.00      153.08
    3    605-605    605    135.00-141.00      137.67
    3    660-685    670    124.00-127.00      125.32

             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    265-280    274    165.00-167.50      165.85
    4    315-345    329    157.00-165.00      160.01
    3    380-390    385    158.00-160.00      159.34
   15    405-440    420    152.00-160.00      154.55
   14    455-495    468    142.00-151.00      146.78
   10    500-548    523    134.00-140.00      138.70
    4    550-595    571    130.00-135.00      132.21
    5    605-645    622    123.00-128.00      124.77
    9    660-695    671    118.00-125.00      122.01
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    5    330-345    341    158.00-160.00      159.19
   24    355-395    380    150.00-160.00      153.48
   17    405-445    428    140.00-150.00      144.77
   25    455-495    479    135.00-143.00      139.08
   17    520-545    535    129.00-137.00      133.36
    3    565-590    580    128.00-130.00      129.32
    8    600-640    621    121.00-125.00      123.37
    3    655-685    672    115.00-120.00      118.37
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    6    310-340    328    148.00-157.00      151.57
    5    365-390    376    144.00-150.00      147.16
    7    410-445    425    135.00-145.00      140.64
   18    455-497    480    127.00-137.00      132.83
   15    510-545    536    121.00-130.00      124.63
    4    555-590    566    117.00-120.00      118.49
   11    660-695    675    115.00-120.00      117.38

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    305-345    331    190.00-200.00      193.16
    9    360-395    374    177.00-186.00      181.81
   15    405-445    421    170.00-180.00      174.31
   11    455-495    467    160.00-168.00      165.03
    6    510-545    524    150.00-159.00      155.54
   10    555-595    575    144.00-147.50      145.73
    7    600-640    618    135.00-143.00      138.53
    8    655-675    661    127.00-137.00      132.98
    4    710-745    719    120.00-123.00      122.22
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    3    305-330    318    180.00-187.00      182.24
   13    355-395    373    172.00-180.00      174.74
   14    405-445    420    160.00-170.00      167.14
   15    455-495    476    155.00-162.00      158.71
    9    505-542    527    145.00-152.00      147.50
    8    550-570    562    137.00-147.00      142.60
    7    610-645    629    127.00-135.00      131.96
    3    665-675    670    122.00-127.50      123.82
    3    710-725    720    120.00-122.50      121.68
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
   11    305-345    317    167.00-177.00      171.57
    4    405-420    410    157.00-162.00      159.03
    7    470-495    484    145.00-152.00      148.73
    5    510-545    530    135.00-145.00      140.18

Board Sale, Montgomery, AL
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 452 head 885 lbs 132.75; 450 head 890 lbs 
130.10; 118 head 850 lbs 135.50. Cattle sold with a 3 percent shrink, 8 cent 
slide up only, and to be delivered February 14-16 March, 2018.

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                             Aged 
          Large 2                               Large 3      
0-3 mos   ---------------                       ---------------  
4-6 mos   815.00-900.00                         750.00             
7-9 mos   900.00-1200.00                        850.00            

          Medium 2                              Medium 3
0-3 mos   680.00-980.00                         575.00             
4-6 mos   750.00-1050.00                        650.00-725.00        
7-9 mos   850.00-925.00                         620.00-775.00      

          Small 2                               Small 3 
0-3 mos   540.00-575.00                         375.00-480.00        
4-6 mos   700.00-780.00                         475.00-500.00       
7-9 mos   725.00-760.00                         625.00-650.00           

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs   Aged
          Large 2                                   Large 3  
          1310.00                                   ----------------        

          Medium 2                                  Medium 3
          1250.00-1550.00                           ----------------    

          Small 2                                   Small 3
          900.00-1150.00                            700.00-800.00                 

Source: USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Montgomery, AL
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 334-223-7488
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
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