Cattleman’s Livestock Auction/Belen (Mon)
USDA - Tue Mar 20, 11:40AM CDT
**Correction:  Weight range omitted**
CV_LS156    Clovis, NM     Monday, March 19, 2018   USDA-NM Dept of Ag Market News

Cattleman's Livestock Auction - Belen, New Mexico - Friday, March 16, 2018

Receipts:  989       Last Week:  860       Year Ago:  1230
 
   Compared to last week:  No comparisons due to reporter's absence last week. Bulk 
supply Medium and Large 1-2 300-800 lb feeder steers and heifers.  Slaughter cows 9 
percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, bred cows 7 percent, pairs 1 
percent and feeders 82 percent.  In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 
46 percent of the run; heifers 54 percent; steers and heifers over 600 lbs total 20 
percent.  	

   Steers: Medium and Large 1:  Ind 220 lbs 225.00; 250-300 lbs 200.00; ind 260 lbs 
220.00; pkgs 340-345 lbs 194.00-201.00; pkg 340 lb value added 210.00; ind 350 lbs 
192.50; 378-389 lb value added 219.00-226.00; 400-450 lbs 186.00-192.00; pkg 409 lbs 
197.00; pkg 401 lb value added 225.00; 450-500 lb value added 200.00; pkgs 480-498 
lbs 182.00-187.50; few 500-550 lbs 158.00-172.00; value added 165.00-175.00; pkg 557 
lbs 159.00; 600-650 lbs 153.00-159.00; ind 605 lbs 165.00; 650-700 lbs 147.00-152.50; 
pkg 738 lbs 139.50; lot 808 lbs 132.00; pkg 875 lbs 127.00. 
   Medium and Large 1-2: Pkg 338 lbs 193.00; 300-400 lb value added 192.00-200.00; 
400-500 lbs 190.00-194.00; value added 189.00-198.00; pkg 592 lbs 147.00; pkg 603-648 
lbs 141.50-147.00. 
   Medium and Large 2: Pkg 285 lbs 188.00; pkg 410 lbs 190.00; pkg 423 lbs 187.00; 
pkg 443 lb thin 190.00; 400-500 lb value added 186.00-196.00; pkg 545 lbs 135.00; pkg 
590 lb thin 150.00.

   Heifers: Medium and Large 1:  Pkg 283 lb value added 176.00; few 300-350 lbs 
169.00-180.00; 350-400 lb value added 172.00-177.00; 400-450 lbs 172.00-173.00; value 
added 165.00-174.00; 450-500 lbs 155.00-168.00; 500-550 lbs 145.50-153.00; **550-600 
lbs 139.00-143.00;** few 600-658 lbs 130.00-139.00; pkg 731 lbs 127.00; pkg 815 lbs 
120.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2:  Pkgs 318-349 lb value added 170.00-174.00; 350-400 lbs 
156.00-162.00; pkg 365 lb value added 167.50; 400-500 lbs 155.00-163.00; value added 
161.00-164.50; 500-550 lbs 137.00-143.00; pkg 518 lb value added 145.50; pkg 525 lb 
value added 148.00; pkg 588 lb value added 134.00; pkg 605 lbs 131.00.
   Medium and Large 2:  few 290-297 lbs 155.50-160.00; pkgs 353-358 lbs 145.00-
155.00; pkg 358 lbs 145.00; pkg 415 lbs 155.00; 450-500 lbs 130.00-142.00; 500-550 
lbs 136.50-143.00; pkg 525 lb value added 148.00. 
               
     Slaughter Cows:
        % Lean       Weight      Avg. Dressing       Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing 
Breakers 75-80     1200-1600         64.25            	---             56.50
Breakers 75-80      850-1200          ---                ---              ---       
Boners   80-85     1200-1600      59.50-66.00            ---             55.00
Boners   80-85      800-1200      60.00-64.00            ---              ---
Lean     85-90     1200-1600      58.50-65.00            ---             52.50
Lean     85-90      850-1200      58.00-65.00           67.50         53.00-55.50
Lean     85-90      750- 850      50.00-55.00           56.50            48.50
Lean     85-90     Under 750         50.00           56.50-57.00         45.00

     Slaughter Bulls:  
       Yield Grade 1-2    1245-2005 lbs      79.00-87.50          
       High Dressing      1890-2045 lbs      89.50-90.50
       Low Dressing       1000-1375 lbs      73.50-77.50 

     Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2: Young 895-1118 lb cows 1-8 months bred, 
800.00-920.00, per head.

     Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2: Young 980-1130 lb cows w/125-400 lb 
calves 905.00-1425.00, per pair.


          Source: NM Dept of Ag-LPGMN Division USDA Market News, Clovis, NM
           		   Gary Lewis 575-762-3705 gary.lewis@ams.usda.gov
           		   24 hr markets 575-763-3030 Fax 575-742-2523
           		   www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/cv_ls150.txt

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