Siler City Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
USDA - Tue Mar 20, 9:33AM CDT
RA_LS761
Raleigh, NC      Tue Mar 20, 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.***

Carolina Stockyards, Siler City, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report  Monday Mar 19, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  320     Last Week:  108     Last Year:  272

Compared to the previous week, slaughter cattle were 2.00 higher. Feeder 
cattle were 2.00 to 3.00 lower.  Buyer demand and activity were moderate 
for the moderate offerings.  Quality of cattle was average.

Slaughter cows made up 27 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 
percent, and feeders 71 percent.  The feeder supply included 43 percent 
steers, 43 percent heifers, and 15 percent bulls. Near 14 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                 Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    195-195    195       161.00         161.00
    1    285-285    285       172.00         172.00
    3    300-335    323    160.00-161.00     160.35
    5    350-395    368    151.00-165.00     159.02
   19    400-445    424    150.00-162.00     155.10
    9    450-485    467    152.00-159.00     154.98
    6    553-585    566    142.00-151.00     146.66
    1    605-605    605       143.00         143.00
    1    720-720    720       134.00         134.00
    2    755-795    775    128.00-130.00     129.03
    1    850-850    850       121.00         121.00
                             Medium 2
    1    150-150    150       150.00         150.00
    2    205-235    220    140.00-153.00     146.06
    6    255-295    278    138.00-146.00     141.84
    6    300-335    318    130.00-135.00     134.12
    6    350-390    373    130.00-139.00     132.05
    2    410-445    428    140.00-143.00     141.56
                             Medium 3
    1    185-185    185       130.00         130.00
    1    260-260    260       120.00         120.00
    1    390-390    390       126.00         126.00
    2    410-430    420    113.00-120.00     116.42
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    310-310    310        95.00          95.00
    1    355-355    355       103.00         103.00
    1    475-475    475        93.00          93.00
                             Holstein Large 4
    1    440-440    440        80.00          80.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    150-170    160    162.00-167.00     164.34
    2    285-295    290       140.00         140.00
    6    305-335    321    130.00-145.00     136.78
    6    355-395    372    134.00-138.00     136.00
    8    410-445    427    125.00-137.00     132.21
    9    470-498    491    134.00-140.00     138.17
    7    500-545    522    123.00-139.00     133.08
    5    550-585    565    124.00-137.00     129.84
    1    740-740    740       100.00         100.00
    1    875-875    875        90.00          90.00
    3    925-930    927     90.00-91.00       90.67
    1   1115-1115  1115        89.00          89.00
                             Medium 2
    2    235-240    238    125.00-134.00     129.45
    2    260-285    273    125.00-127.00     125.95
    1    345-345    345       125.00         125.00
    2    360-390    375    125.00-126.00     125.52
    3    423-423    423       118.00         118.00
    2    450-480    465    120.00-122.00     120.97
    1    505-505    505       120.00         120.00
    1    585-585    585       115.00         115.00
    3    650-660    655    110.00-112.00     111.34
    1    910-910    910        85.00          85.00
                             Medium 3
    1    195-195    195       120.00         120.00
    1    255-255    255       126.00         126.00
    3    310-345    323    108.00-110.00     109.29
    1    380-380    380       112.00         112.00
    2    420-435    428    105.00-110.00     107.46
    1    480-480    480       123.00         123.00
                             Small 3
    1    465-465    465        98.00          98.00
    1    500-500    500        90.00          90.00
    1    575-575    575        98.00          98.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    450-490    472    133.00-146.00     137.36
    7    500-545    515    130.00-141.00     136.69
    4    560-570    566    130.00-138.00     135.52
    4    605-635    620    126.00-138.00     131.46
    3    660-685    672    127.00-130.00     128.02
    1    750-750    750       120.00         120.00
    1    825-825    825       107.00         107.00
    1   1145-1145  1145        97.00          97.00
                             Medium 2
    1    525-525    525       130.00         130.00
    1    585-585    585       118.00         118.00
    1    915-915    915        85.00          85.00
                             Medium 3
    1    455-455    455       100.00         100.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1405-1685  1583     62.00-69.00       65.88
    5   1565-1895  1666     73.00-84.00       77.96   High Dressing
    1   1495-1495  1495        60.00          60.00   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   19    900-1390  1133     60.00-69.00       65.27
   21    960-1370  1205     70.00-85.00       75.66   High Dressing
    9    940-1335  1096     54.00-59.00       55.61   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    710-745    728     50.00-52.00       51.02
    1    785-785    785        66.00          66.00   High Dressing
    2    655-740    698     42.00-44.00       42.94   Low Dressing
    3    875-905    887     50.00-51.00       50.33
    6    870-1045   969     44.00-49.00       45.41   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1600-1895  1755     85.00-89.00       86.44
    2   1545-1880  1713    101.00-105.00     103.20   High Dressing
    2   1535-1555  1545     77.00-82.00       79.48   Low Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (0)  S 1 and 2 780 lbs M cows with 95 lbs calves 
420.00 per pair.  M 1 and 2 900-1015 lbs M cows with 90-135 lbs calves 
750.00-825.00 per pair.  L 1 and 2 1395 lbs M cows with 265 lbs calves 
1400.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 40.00-60.00.

   Goats, per head: (8)  Slaughter and Replacement Classes: Yearlings: 
Selection 1 60-80 lbs 110.00-125.00; Selection 2 60-80 lbs 70.00. 
Does/Nannies: Selection 1 100-140 lbs 170.00.

   Sheep, per head: (15)  Slaughter lambs: Good 60-100 lbs 70.00-85.00, 
100-140 lbs 105.00. Slaughter ewes: Good 100-200 lbs 110.00-150.00, 
Utility 80-100 lbs 80.00.


Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS761.txt