Siloam Springs Livestock Auction (Fri)
LR_LS124
Little Rock, AR      Thu Mar 14, 2019     USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

Benton County Sale Barn, SiloamSprings, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Mar 14, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  997          Last week:  1839          Last year:  2074

 Compared to last week: Feeders mostly 1.00-6.00 lower instances 8.00-12.00
lower with quality not as good as last week. Slaughter cows and bulls 1.00-2.00
higher.
  
Supply included about 500 feeder calves, 110 feeder yearlings, 190 replacement
cows including 45 pair, 130 slaughter cows, 2 replacement bulls, and 20
slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 19 percent steers, 47 percent
heifers, and 34 percent bulls. Near 17 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

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 guidelines and therefore will not be included in the
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    278-285    283    201.00-215.00     205.59
    3    460-460    460    177.00-180.00     179.00
    2    565-590    578    159.00-160.00     159.49
    5    610-635    620    137.00-144.00     139.87   Calves
    3    670-670    670       139.00         139.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    7    443-443    443       169.00         169.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    4    255-298    287    170.00-196.00     190.23
    3    338-340    339    180.00-186.00     182.01
    2    365-375    370    175.00-179.00     176.97
    8    428-445    436    165.00-170.00     167.47
   10    452-495    478    159.00-165.00     160.90
    4    505-545    528    148.00-150.00     148.97
    3    557-557    557       148.00         148.00
    3    647-647    647       130.00         130.00
    3    703-703    703       135.50         135.50
    3    780-795    785    123.50-128.50     126.81
    2    995-995    995       120.00         120.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    4    455-455    455        61.00          61.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    273-275    274    156.00-162.00     160.01
    4    317-320    318    161.00-170.00     167.73
   17    359-375    366    158.00-166.00     160.59
   24    400-435    414    150.00-168.00     161.34
    4    455-465    463    148.00-150.00     149.51
    2    455-455    455       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
   10    500-525    512    138.00-142.00     140.09
    8    555-573    569    134.00-135.50     135.13
    4    605-605    605    125.00-133.00     131.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   10    388-394    390    151.00-164.00     158.75
    5    442-442    442       158.00         158.00
    5    490-490    490       145.00         145.00
    7    539-539    539       128.50         128.50   Fleshy
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    290-295    293    140.00-149.00     144.46
    4    320-330    326    142.00-150.00     147.79
   15    363-392    378    130.00-150.00     144.49
    8    410-439    431    130.00-149.00     144.49
    2    438-438    438       140.00         140.00   Fleshy
   17    460-498    483    123.00-141.00     135.30
    8    504-537    524    133.00-139.00     135.25
   14    555-598    573    122.00-129.50     128.08
    8    600-633    618    124.00-128.00     125.64
    5    653-670    658    103.50-127.00     110.97
    2    740-740    740       115.00         115.00
    2    765-795    780    109.00-110.00     109.51
    2    830-830    830       105.00         105.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    335-345    340    122.00-137.00     129.39

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    312-345    329    184.00-199.00     189.19
    5    447-447    447       179.00         179.00
   11    455-465    458    165.00-180.00     174.51
    4    459-459    459       160.00         160.00   Fleshy
    7    563-593    578    144.00-156.00     148.30
   11    604-615    607    137.00-148.00     145.24
    7    703-711    706    125.00-132.00     128.02
    2    780-780    780    119.00-124.00     121.50
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    270-285    278    180.00-186.00     183.08
    9    315-340    328    158.00-182.00     171.63
   19    360-397    385    153.00-173.00     164.20
   25    405-440    429    151.00-175.00     164.73
    2    448-448    448       140.00         140.00   Full
   17    455-498    482    149.00-162.00     155.91
   10    500-543    532    130.00-153.00     146.91
    3    670-680    677    123.50-129.00     125.32

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   third stage          900.00-1510.00/hd
                            second stage         750.00-1325.00/hd 
                            first stage           500.00-800.00/hd
                            open                   50.00-70.00

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-200     885.00-1060.00 per pair 
                            200-300    1200.00-1235.00 per pair
7+ years old                100-300     775.00-1235.00 per pair
4-10 years old  700-950     100-250     610.00-810.00 per pair thin

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500   51.00-56.00              
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   54.00-60.00   60.00-69.50
Lean      85-90%   900-1300   47.00-56.00   57.00-64.00    40.00-46.00
Light     85-92%   700-950    44.00-53.00   54.00-64.00    35.00-42.00
  
  Replacement Bulls: 1-2 year old 1280-1590lbs 1400.00-1500.00 per head
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100   74.00-83.00     85.00-93.00     63.00-72.00
                     Outstanding Individual 101.00

Source: AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
        24 Hour Market Report.501-823-1728
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