Siler City Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Fri)
USDA - Mon Apr 16, 7:52AM CDT
RA_LS751
Raleigh, NC     Monday, April 16, 2018     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

Carolina Stockyards, Siler City, NC
Weighted Average Report for Friday, April 13, 2018

***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.***

Cattle Receipts:  1261          Last week:  1378          Last year:  799

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 1.00 higher; while bulls were 2.00 
lower.  Feeder steers and heifers were 3.00 to 5.00 higher; and bulls were 1.00 
to 4.00 higher.  Demand, market activity, and buyer interest were moderate.  
Offerings of cattle were heavy.  Cattle quality was average.

Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 1 percent, and feeders 87 percent.  The feeder supply included 
43 percent steers, 32 percent heifers, and 26 percent bulls.  Near 13 percent 
of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    200-240    221    160.00-176.00     164.42
    9    250-295    273    150.00-174.00     161.39
   29    300-345    327    150.00-177.00     163.77
   49    350-395    373    150.00-179.00     160.35
   14    352-379    360    180.00-183.00     182.10   Value Added
   62    400-445    425    148.00-171.00     155.80
   30    405-405    405       179.00         179.00   Value Added
   24    460-495    480    150.00-167.00     158.82
    3    462-462    462       133.00         133.00   Brahman X
   12    505-548    528    155.00-160.00     156.84
   17    541-541    541       128.00         128.00   Brahman X
   25    560-595    574    140.00-150.00     141.52
   12    560-568    562    156.00-164.00     158.02   Value Added
    4    573-573    573       122.00         122.00   Brahman X
    3    600-630    610    138.00-140.00     138.66
    7    633-633    633       151.00         151.00   Value Added
    3    700-745    728    113.00-115.00     114.00
    3    830-830    830    106.00-117.00     113.33
                             Medium 2
    5    325-345    335    130.00-147.00     138.50
   16    353-390    369    128.00-147.00     135.88
   14    400-440    421    130.00-145.00     136.87
                             Medium 3
    4    335-345    340    120.00-124.00     121.00
    5    385-395    390    108.00-120.00     116.42
    6    405-445    424    110.00-126.00     119.94
                             Holstein Large 3
    5    330-333    331     87.00-89.00       87.80

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    250-295    282    140.00-151.00     145.91
   20    300-345    326    140.00-148.00     143.76
   30    350-398    378    130.00-147.00     138.48
   36    400-445    427    130.00-149.00     139.11
   44    450-495    469    130.00-148.00     136.13
   31    500-545    518    130.00-151.00     133.35
   13    565-595    577    130.00-140.00     133.08
    9    600-635    615    120.00-130.00     124.19
    7    655-693    670    107.00-114.00     110.28
    5    700-730    715    100.00-104.00     101.59
                             Medium 2
    4    170-185    176    130.00-147.00     140.13
    3    250-255    252    127.00-134.00     129.65
    4    370-390    380    126.00-128.00     127.23
    3    415-430    422    120.00-125.00     123.00
    5    450-480    462    120.00-128.00     123.45
    5    500-530    516    120.00-129.00     122.64
   14    550-590    573    123.00-130.00     128.03
    5    605-645    628    110.00-116.00     112.82
                             Medium 3
    3    300-310    305    110.00-116.00     113.64
    4    370-395    380    100.00-101.00     100.25
    3    425-445    432    105.00-117.00     108.94
    5    460-485    473    100.00-113.00     106.95
    5    500-515    507    105.00-114.00     109.81
    5    555-595    573     90.00-117.00     106.51

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   47    450-495    474    130.00-160.00     143.41
   49    500-545    521    130.00-150.00     141.53
   62    550-595    571    125.00-150.00     138.19
   14    600-640    618    126.00-143.00     134.32
   11    650-685    665    128.00-135.00     131.74
   10    703-745    725    103.00-114.00     109.36
    3    790-790    790       108.00         108.00
                             Medium 2
    6    450-495    470    120.00-126.00     121.68
    3    650-685    673    112.00-114.00     113.36
                             Medium 3
    6    450-470    460    100.00-112.00     106.72
    4    650-695    675    100.00-106.00     103.49

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1405-1700  1513     60.00-68.00       62.87
   13   1400-1590  1469     44.00-58.00       52.35   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   33    920-1360  1139     58.00-68.00       62.29
    9    970-1275  1146     69.00-78.00       73.22   High Dressing
   20    910-1320  1119     51.00-57.00       54.92   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    655-785    727     50.00-56.00       53.48
    4    705-795    740     30.00-40.00       33.61   Low Dressing
    5    820-915    866     50.00-59.00       52.17
   19    825-1235   976     35.00-49.00       43.79   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1040-1120  1090     63.00-76.00       69.10   Low Dressing
    8   1550-2085  1817     84.00-91.00       86.77
    4   1575-1830  1715     68.00-80.00       75.97   Low Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (9) Small 1 and 2 700-900 lbs young to middle age cows with 
125-200 lbs calves 575.00-775.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 975-1075 lbs young 
to middle age cows with 175-250 lbs calves 625.00-800.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 
2 1100-1200 lbs young to middle age cows with 125-250 lbs calves 625.00-725.00 
per pair.

   Goats, per head: (61) Slaughter and Replacement Classes: Kids: Selection 1 
under 20 lbs 40.00, 20-40 lbs 60.00, 40-60 lbs 65.00-85.00, 60-80 lbs 90.00-
110.00.  Yearlings: Selection 1 60-80 lbs 120.00-145.00, 80-100 lbs 160.00-
185.00; Selection 2 60-80 lbs 100.00.  Does/Nannies: Selection 1 50-70 lbs 
85.00-100.00, 70-100 lbs 120.00-135.00, 100-140 lbs 145.00.  Bucks/Billies: 
Selection 1 70-100 lbs 110.00-125.00, 100-150 lbs 165.00-190.00, 150-250 lbs 
245.00-320.00.

   Sheep, per head: (45) Slaughter lambs: Good 60-100 lbs 65.00-95.00, 100-
140 lbs 100.00-120.00; Choice & Prime 100-140 lbs 125.00-170.00.  Slaughter 
ewes: Good 100-200 lbs 115.00-160.00, Utility 80-100 lbs 95.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS751.TXT