Carthage Livestock Auction
NV_LS144
Nashville, TN      Sun May 20, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Smith County Commission Co., Carthage, TN
Weighted Average Report for Saturday May 19, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  873      Last week: 1197      Last year: 944 

Compared to same sale last week, Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower. Bulls 
steady. Feeder steers and bulls 5.00 to 11.00 lower, instances 14.00 lower. 
Heifers steady to 6.00 lower. 

Feeders 622            Slaughter 77          Replacements 174

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where some sales do 
not fit within reporting guide lines and therefore will not be included in the 
report. Prices are reported on a cwt basis, unless otherwise noted. 


Feeders made up 88 percent  of the offering.  The feeder supply included 33 
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 26 percent bulls.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    297-297    297       150.00         150.00
    3    343-343    343       150.00         150.00
   20    378-397    382    135.00-145.00     142.92
    4    445-445    445       145.00         145.00
   13    453-453    453       152.50         152.50
   37    520-543    527    143.00-154.00     151.44
    4    545-545    545       128.00         128.00   Value Added
   13    592-595    593    134.50-144.00     141.07
    3    553-553    553       154.00         154.00   Value Added
   20    638-645    644    130.00-140.00     138.51
    9    600-635    627    142.00-144.00     142.43   Value Added
    3    685-685    685       133.00         133.00   Value Added
    4    705-735    726    128.00-130.00     129.01
    2    748-748    748       132.00         132.00   Value Added
    9    768-768    768       133.00         133.00   Value Added
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    299-299    299       135.00         135.00
    1    343-343    343       140.00         140.00
    3    395-395    395       125.00         125.00
    8    444-444    444       145.00         145.00
    1    530-530    530       130.00         130.00
    2    613-613    613       120.00         120.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    333-333    333       136.00         136.00
   13    405-425    410    128.00-130.00     129.52
   47    457-463    460    136.25-136.50     136.39
   23    519-541    534    133.00-134.00     133.70
    9    532-540    537    138.00-140.00     138.66   Value Added
   19    590-592    592    126.00-129.00     128.84
    5    589-589    589       133.00         133.00   Value Added
    9    600-640    609    116.00-123.00     121.37
    2    603-603    603       126.00         126.00   Value Added
    6    651-651    651       118.00         118.00
   13    663-663    663       120.00         120.00   Value Added
    3    740-740    740       108.00         108.00
    1    750-750    750       120.00         120.00
    6    875-875    875       100.00         100.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    9    355-385    367    116.00-129.00     127.05
   18    448-448    448    120.00-137.00     134.17
    4    538-538    538       115.00         115.00
    7    559-559    559       119.00         119.00
    3    808-808    808        90.00          90.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    458-458    458       136.00         136.00
   19    518-534    519    123.00-136.00     135.30
   37    588-595    590    123.00-132.00     129.55
   19    650-666    664    117.50-124.50     123.78
   15    755-792    766    112.00-118.00     115.97
    1    835-835    835       104.00         104.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    440-440    440       128.00         128.00
   11    503-511    507    120.00-139.00     130.29
    2    603-603    603       110.00         110.00
    1    730-730    730        97.00          97.00
    2    750-750    750       111.00         111.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1340-1340  1340        57.00          57.00
    6   1430-1625  1495     52.50-58.00       54.94
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    865-865    865        53.00          53.00
   27    945-1390  1141     54.00-62.50       57.97
    6   1095-1240  1148     65.00-71.00       67.72   High Dressing
    3    940-1175  1038     50.50-53.00       52.20   Low Dressing
    1   1505-1505  1505        49.50          49.50   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    790-790    790        48.00          48.00
    2    645-740    693     36.00-41.50       38.56   Low Dressing
    8    810-1305   986     46.00-52.00       47.89
    1   1075-1075  1075        46.50          46.50   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1315-1480  1398     75.50-82.00       78.77
    1   1445-1445  1445        88.00          88.00   High Dressing
    2   1370-1410  1390     66.50-70.00       68.28   Low Dressing
    3   1610-1780  1683     80.50-84.50       82.39
    1   1850-1850  1850        89.00          89.00   High Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Mack Moss, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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