North Wilkesboro Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
USDA - Thu Jul 11, 6:00AM CDT
RA_LS753
Raleigh, NC                    Thu Jul 11, 2019        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.***

Wilkes Livestock Exchange, North Wilkesboro, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Wednesday Jul 10, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  163          Two weeks ago:  153      Last Year: 303 

Compared to two weeks ago, slaughter and feeder cattle were mostly steady.  Moderate 
demand and market activity.  Light offerings with quality of cattle plain.

Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, and feeders 75 percent.  The feeder supply included 33 
percent steers, 35 percent heifers, and 33 percent bulls. Near 22 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    260-265    263    140.00-144.00     142.02
    1    335-335    335       120.00         120.00
    2    350-380    365    124.00-132.00     128.16
    2    410-435    423    114.00-118.00     115.94
    1    640-640    640       119.00         119.00
                             Medium 2
    1    290-290    290       126.00         126.00
    1    305-305    305       105.00         105.00
    4    370-393    387    116.00-121.00     119.81
    1    525-525    525       105.00         105.00
                             Medium 3
    1    395-395    395       110.00         110.00
                             Small 3
    2    150-150    150        90.00          90.00
    2    345-345    345     94.00-103.00      98.50
    1    365-365    365       105.00         105.00
    1    435-435    435       100.00         100.00   Full
    1    460-460    460        93.00          93.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    225-240    233     50.00-51.00       50.48
    2    280-295    288     56.00-60.00       57.95
    1    330-330    330        56.00          56.00
    1    390-390    390        55.00          55.00
    4    400-435    416     43.00-48.00       45.25
    1    455-455    455        47.00          47.00
    1    685-685    685        50.00          50.00
    2    705-720    713     50.00-53.00       51.48

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    180-180    180       124.00         124.00
    1    250-250    250       112.00         112.00
    1    335-335    335       114.00         114.00
    3    350-395    380    117.00-118.00     117.69
    3    405-445    430    106.00-116.00     109.41
    1    475-475    475       112.00         112.00
    4    515-520    516    106.00-114.00     111.99
    1    585-585    585        99.00          99.00
    3    600-635    618     94.00-103.00      97.33
    2    670-675    673     96.00-100.00      98.01
    1    785-785    785        84.00          84.00
    1    845-845    845        65.00          65.00
                             Medium 2
    2    260-265    263    100.00-110.00     104.95
    2    325-330    328     90.00-100.00      94.96
    2    430-430    430     98.00-100.00      99.00
    1    465-465    465       100.00         100.00
    2    565-570    568     86.00-90.00       88.01
    1    635-635    635        89.00          89.00
    1    750-750    750        70.00          70.00
                             Medium 3
    1    255-255    255        90.00          90.00
    1    540-540    540        84.00          84.00
                             Small 3
    1    245-245    245        60.00          60.00
    1    250-250    250        60.00          60.00
    1    305-305    305        66.00          66.00   Thin
    1    430-430    430        70.00          70.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    486-490    487    127.00-133.00     131.79
    3    510-530    517    105.00-108.00     106.97
    5    585-585    585       112.00         112.00
    6    623-625    624     96.00-100.00      98.67
    1    650-650    650       104.00         104.00
    1    720-720    720        90.00          90.00
    2    788-788    788        91.00          91.00
                             Medium 2
    2    435-445    440    107.00-111.00     109.02
    3    450-465    455    111.00-120.00     115.95
    2    520-530    525     97.00-103.00      99.97
    2    550-570    560     96.00-101.00      98.46
    1    560-560    560        97.00          97.00   Fleshy
    1    605-605    605        85.00          85.00
                             Medium 3
    1    570-570    570        90.00          90.00
                             Small 3
    1    425-425    425        63.00          63.00
    1    740-740    740        50.00          50.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1235-1235  1235     68.50-72.50       70.50   High Dressing
    1   1585-1585  1585        57.00          57.00
    3   1425-1520  1458     64.00-68.00       66.12   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    7    925-1135  1068     51.00-59.00       55.00
    6    990-1345  1138     61.00-68.00       64.68   High Dressing
    3    960-1395  1163     41.00-46.50       43.75   Low Dressing
    1   1475-1475  1475        43.00          43.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    735-735    735        63.00          63.00   High Dressing
    3    655-725    683     33.00-40.00       36.13   Low Dressing
    1    845-845    845        57.00          57.00
    1    890-890    890        25.00          25.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1125-1135  1130     66.00-78.00       71.97   Low Dressing
    1   1605-1605  1605        85.00          85.00
    2   1735-1860  1798     95.50-96.50       96.02   High Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (4) Small 1 and 2 575-870 lbs middle age cows with 50-210 lbs 
calves 390.00-575.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 1100 lbs middle age cows with 85 lbs 
calves 680.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1200 lbs middle age cows with 185 lbs calves 
880.00 per pair.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS753.txt