Canton Livestock Wtd Avg (Wed)
USDA - Tue Aug 13, 6:59AM CDT
RA_LS754
Raleigh, NC                       Tue Aug 13, 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.***

WNC Regional Livestock Center, Canton, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Monday Aug 12, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  328             Last Week: 290       Last Year:  No sale

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were mostly steady.  Feeder cattle were 5.00 
to 10.00 lower.  Moderate demand, offerings and market activity.  Quality of cattle 
plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, other cows 0 percent, and feeders 73 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 33 percent steers, 45 percent heifers, and 22 percent bulls. Near 24 
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       132.50         132.50
    1    205-205    205       120.00         120.00
    3    250-285    262    105.00-112.00     107.54
    1    330-330    330       128.00         128.00
    5    355-370    366    120.00-125.00     122.69
    6    414-440    420    124.00-125.00     124.34
    7    455-495    476    116.00-124.00     120.75
    9    520-545    532    110.00-120.00     115.79
    5    550-595    571    110.00-119.00     115.45
    9    605-612    610    111.00-120.00     118.56
    4    650-675    664    110.00-118.00     114.70
    2    715-715    715       108.00         108.00
    1    795-795    795       110.00         110.00
                             Medium 2
    3    305-325    313     95.00-102.50      98.57
    1    390-390    390        95.00          95.00
    1    400-400    400       110.00         110.00
    1    455-455    455        86.00          86.00   Brahman X
    2    575-585    580       105.00         105.00
    2    665-690    678     96.00-100.00      97.96
                             Medium 3
    1    315-315    315        90.00          90.00
    1    485-485    485        90.00          90.00
                             Small 3
    1    295-295    295        80.00          80.00
    1    260-260    260        62.50          62.50   Thin
    1    345-345    345        82.50          82.50
    2    305-345    325     62.50-70.00       66.48   Thin
    2    350-385    368     65.00-70.00       67.62
    1    425-425    425        75.00          75.00
    1    400-400    400        63.00          63.00   Thin
    1    505-505    505        60.00          60.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    390-390    390        70.00          70.00
    1    510-510    510        60.00          60.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    330-330    330       100.00         100.00
    4    355-395    379    100.00-109.00     106.01
    6    400-440    422    108.00-116.00     111.22
    9    460-495    476    105.00-113.00     108.91
   12    505-540    528    100.00-109.00     105.37
   10    550-595    572    100.00-107.00     104.08
    4    600-640    625    100.00-107.00     104.56
    4    650-655    651    102.00-104.00     103.50
    2    715-735    725     84.00-87.50       85.77
    1    765-765    765        82.50          82.50
    2    830-845    838     85.00-91.00       87.97
                             Medium 2
    6    360-395    382     85.00-95.00       89.22
    4    400-445    421     90.00-100.00      94.93
    2    465-470    468     95.00-100.00      97.49
    4    505-545    526     90.00-92.50       90.90
    1    595-595    595        93.00          93.00
    1    550-550    550        97.00          97.00   Brahman X
    3    605-640    623     91.00-95.00       93.36
    6    650-695    676     85.00-93.00       87.81
    1    870-870    870        70.00          70.00
                             Small 2
    1    315-315    315        80.00          80.00
    1    540-540    540        70.00          70.00
                             Medium 3
    1    310-310    310        93.00          93.00
    1    530-530    530        82.50          82.50
    1    565-565    565        75.00          75.00
                             Small 3
    1    215-215    215        65.00          65.00
    2    290-295    293     80.00-88.00       83.97
    3    300-335    320     68.00-75.00       71.07
    1    340-340    340        50.00          50.00   Thin
    3    355-385    372     70.00-80.00       73.36
    2    405-445    425     70.00-80.00       75.24
    1    485-485    485        65.00          65.00
    1    515-515    515        70.00          70.00
    1    595-595    595        62.50          62.50
    1    620-620    620        68.00          68.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    400-440    423    115.00-125.00     119.17
    3    455-490    478    106.00-114.00     109.21
    4    505-540    521    108.00-115.00     112.01
    4    565-595    583    107.00-116.00     111.73
    3    605-625    613     99.00-109.00     105.68
    1    670-670    670       105.00         105.00
    2    700-730    715     92.00-95.00       93.47
    2    760-770    765     70.00-80.00       75.03
    1    810-810    810        75.00          75.00
                             Medium 2
    5    400-435    414     95.00-108.00     103.12
    1    410-410    410       100.00         100.00   Brahman X
    1    515-515    515        80.00          80.00
    2    570-585    578    100.00-104.00     101.97
    1    605-605    605        87.50          87.50
    2    670-685    678     87.00-90.00       88.48
    1    725-725    725        78.00          78.00
    1    780-780    780        63.00          63.00
    1    945-945    945        75.00          75.00
                             Small 2
    1    425-425    425        90.00          90.00
    2    585-585    585     77.50-80.00       78.75
                             Large 3
    1    520-520    520        80.00          80.00
                             Medium 3
    1    590-590    590        90.00          90.00
                             Small 3
    2    415-415    415     82.00-83.00       82.50
    3    450-475    458     70.00-80.00       76.73
    2    500-515    508     60.00-70.00       64.93
    1    570-570    570        70.00          70.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    895-895    895       685.00         685.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1185-1185  1185       800.00         800.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2    925-1175  1050    700.00-925.00     825.89   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1345-1345  1345       725.00         725.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1475-1475  1475       820.00         820.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2   1225-1370  1298    650.00-775.00     715.99   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1040-1055  1048    510.00-600.00     555.32   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    2   1155-1165  1160    575.00-625.00     600.11   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small 3 Young
    1    710-710    710       250.00         250.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10   1250-1365  1299     52.00-59.00       57.18
    7   1170-1360  1250     60.00-68.00       63.31   High Dressing
    2   1400-1495  1448     55.00-58.00       56.55
    6   1465-1560  1493     60.00-70.00       63.32   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   19    900-1335  1091     51.00-59.00       56.20
   11   1040-1295  1188     60.00-69.00       64.24   High Dressing
    2    990-1088  1039     47.00-48.00       47.48   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    780-780    780        42.00          42.00   Low Dressing
    2    855-885    870     54.00-55.00       54.51

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    965-965    965       820.00         820.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1175-1275  1225        84.00          84.00
    1   1425-1425  1425        91.00          91.00   High Dressing
    2   1000-1050  1025        75.00          75.00   Low Dressing
    2   1625-1700  1663     81.00-87.00       83.93
    1   1560-1560  1560        91.00          91.00   High Dressing

Cows/Calf Pairs: (3)  Small 1 and 2 710 lbs middle age cows with 200 lbs calves 
675.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 980 lbs middle age cows with 330 lbs calves 1275.00 
per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1120 lbs middle age cows with 295 lbs calves 1250.00 per 
pair.

   Goats, per head: (38)  Slaughter and Replacement Classes: Kids: Selection 1 20-40 
lbs 60.00-64.00, 40-60 lbs 67.00-80.00, 60-80 lbs 99.00; Selection 2 20-40 lbs 33.00-
42.00, 40-60 lbs 58.00. Does/Nannies: Selection 1 50-70 lbs 80.00-112.00, 70-100 lbs 
112.50-132.00, 100-140 lbs 150.00; Selection 2 70-100 lbs 47.00-50.00. Wethers: 
Selection 1 70-100 lbs 84.00-129.00, 100-150 lbs 140.00-218.00. Bucks/Billies: 
Selection 1 70-100 lbs 70.00-95.00, 100-150 lbs 126.00, 150-250 lbs 175.00; Selection 
2 70-100 lbs 65.00.

   Sheep, per head: (74)  Slaughter lambs: Good 20-60 lbs 28.00-45.00; Choice & Prime 
20-60 lbs 50.00-96.00, 60-100 lbs 90.00-137.00. Slaughter ewes: Good 100-200 lbs 
138.00-196.00, Utility 80-100 lbs 80.00-96.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS754.txt