Ash Flat Livestock Auction
USDA - Mon Apr 15, 6:55AM CDT
LR_LS150
Little Rock, AR      Mon Apr 15, 2019     USDA-AR Dept of Ag Market News

Ash Flat Livestock Auction, Ash Flat, AR
Weighted Average Report for Friday Apr 12, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  850          Last week:  940          Last year:  NR

   Compared to last week: Feeder steers and bulls under 500 lbs sold 3.00-8.00
higher, over 500 lbs were steady to 2.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs
were 5.00-10.00 higher, over 500 lbs were steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows 
and bulls sold steady.
   Supply included 651 feeder calves, 124 feeder yearlings, 25 replacement cows,
42 slaughter cows, 8 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 62 percent
steers and bulls, 38 percent heifers. Near 16 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
    2    300-310    305    195.00-196.00     195.51
    5    367-367    367       192.00         192.00
   15    405-445    425    165.00-175.00     172.82
    4    460-486    479    163.00-165.00     163.73
   13    500-515    509    156.00-164.00     158.61
    7    558-580    563    149.00-155.00     153.26
    6    600-649    621    143.00-152.00     147.37
   10    610-641    632    140.00-143.00     140.87   Fleshy
    6    760-789    780    125.00-141.00     134.34
    1    875-875    875       121.00         121.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    5    363-363    363       175.00         175.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    330-330    330       180.00         180.00
    3    358-365    360    175.00-179.00     177.65
    7    415-445    434    147.00-160.00     156.69
   12    465-492    480    151.00-159.00     157.02
    2    510-545    528    150.00-155.00     152.42
   15    561-585    564    144.50-150.00     146.54
    1    610-610    610       143.00         143.00
    1    660-660    660       138.00         138.00
    1    745-745    745       130.00         130.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    310-320    315    151.00-159.00     154.77
   17    355-395    386    148.00-157.00     153.34
   17    400-445    426    142.00-156.00     151.35
    9    450-495    467    140.00-153.00     146.05
   16    515-544    538    136.00-142.00     137.79
    6    560-565    561    130.00-138.00     132.83
    8    600-630    613    128.00-130.00     129.01
    3    690-690    690       122.50         122.50
    5    831-831    831       115.00         115.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    270-270    270       157.00         157.00
    6    305-335    317    140.00-150.00     145.88
    1    380-380    380       140.00         140.00
    4    359-359    359       131.00         131.00   Brahman X
    2    405-440    423    120.00-132.00     125.75
   12    455-499    485    125.00-139.00     134.99
    6    520-545    529    130.00-135.00     130.86
    6    550-590    567    124.00-131.00     127.62
    1    600-600    600       125.00         125.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    330-330    330       183.00         183.00
   11    355-390    374    167.00-179.00     170.12
   10    400-445    421    160.00-173.00     165.30
   18    450-495    461    150.00-169.00     161.49
    5    515-549    534    148.00-157.00     151.88
    6    555-580    568    143.00-150.00     145.16
    3    610-640    625    139.00-146.00     143.28
    2    628-628    628       133.00         133.00   Fleshy
    1    660-660    660       140.00         140.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    315-315    315       160.00         160.00
    3    365-395    378    160.00-165.00     161.61
    6    420-445    433    148.00-159.00     153.52
    2    465-485    475    135.00-145.00     140.11
    4    505-544    522    130.00-142.00     138.38
    1    540-540    540       131.00         131.00   Brahman X
    1    560-560    560       139.00         139.00
    4    568-590    574    120.00-122.00     120.51   Brahman X
    4    610-635    619    120.00-130.00     124.78

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
1 year old       750-1000   second & third stage   950.00 per head
2-4 year old     900-1200   second & third stage   700.00-950.00 per head
5-7 year old     900-1350   second & third stage   625.00-925.00 per head
Short solid      900-1200   second & third stage   615.00-700.00 per head
Aged            1000-1200   second & third stage   500.00-670.00 per head

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2 year old        900         150        850.00 per head
5-6 year old    900-1150    100-200      725.00-925.00 per head
Aged            900-1200    100-250      800.00 per head

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1550-1650  45.00-50.00                     
Boners    80-85%  1200-1550  40.00-50.00    50.00-55.00    
Lean      85-90%  1000-1250  40.00-46.00    47.00-52.00    28.00-35.00
Light     85-92%   750-900   43.00          45.00-53.00    25.00-33.00

   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1250-2020  65.00-70.00      70.00-77.00

Source:  AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
         Glendon Everett, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
         24 Hour Market Report, 501-823-1728
         http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/lr_ls150.txt
         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews