Russell Springs Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Oct 12, 9:47AM CDT
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Frankfort, KY      Wed. Oct 11, 2017     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

Russell County Stockyards, Russell Springs, KY
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday 10/11/2017

Cattle Receipts: 948    Last week: 779    Last year: 380

Compared to last week feeder steer and heifer calves sold steady with good 
demand for weaned calves. Yearling steers and heifers steady. Slaughter cows 
and bulls steady.

5 replacement cattle, 30 slaughter cattle, 913 feeder cattle.
Slaughter cows made up .75 percent of offering, slaughter bulls .7 
percent, replacement cows .2 percent and feeders 98.0 percent. The 
feeder supply included 51 percent steers and bulls and 49 percent 
heifers. Near 29.1 percent of run weighed over 600 lbs.                  
      
   
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    200-250     234    160.00-182.00     171.05
    1    300-350     335       165.00         165.00
    2    400-450     410    155.00-160.00     157.44
    3    450-500     495       150.00         150.00
    8    450-500     486    155.00-166.00     160.42   Value Added
   18    500-550     528    146.00-158.00     153.51
   41    500-550     541    156.50-158.50     157.49   Fancy
   35    500-550     532    156.00-169.50     164.91   Value Added
   15    550-600     576    149.00-155.00     151.82
    6    550-600     565    155.00-163.00     160.33   Value Added
    4    600-650     632    144.00-145.00     144.49
    5    600-650     607    147.00-154.00     151.16   Value Added
    1    650-700     674       150.00         150.00   Calves
   18    650-700     663    147.00-147.50     147.23   Value Added
    1    700-750     730       143.00         143.00   Value Added
    7    750-800     762       141.50         141.50   Value Added
    8    800-850     837       139.00         139.00
    4    800-850     837       133.00         133.00   Value Added
   52    850-900     865       144.35         144.35   Value Added
Groups of 20hd or more:
23hd 530 lbs 169.50 blk/weaned/thin fleshed
21hd 536 lbs 156.50 blk/not weaned
20hd 547 lbs 158.50 blk/not weaned
52hd 865 lbs 144.35 blk/charx/red

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-450     420       130.00         130.00
    6    550-600     560       134.00         134.00
    1    600-650     645       145.00         145.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     260       151.00         151.00
    6    350-400     353    138.00-140.00     139.33
   11    400-450     418    132.00-140.00     134.49
   39    450-500     471    134.00-145.50     138.00
   51    500-550     515    127.00-139.00     136.75
   22    550-600     568    132.00-138.00     135.82
   31    600-650     619    122.00-135.00     129.05
    3    600-650     620       132.00         132.00   Value Added
   10    650-700     663    125.00-133.00     127.80   Value Added
    6    700-750     734    118.00-126.00     120.57
    7    700-750     748    120.00-124.00     121.14   Value Added
    3    750-800     755       123.50         123.50   Value Added
Groups of 20hd or more:
21hd 530 lbs 137.00 blk/not weaned

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    450-500     477    124.00-129.00     127.32
    3    550-600     575       133.00         133.00

                    Feeder Heifers Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    450-500     470       125.00         125.00
    3    550-600     595       115.00         115.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-350     330       155.00         155.00
   15    500-550     509    134.00-143.00     141.51
   12    550-600     572    139.00-145.00     140.51
   10    600-650     637    128.00-136.50     129.67
    3    650-700     655    132.00-135.00     133.02
    8    650-700     655       140.50         140.50   Fancy

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     545       117.00         117.00

                      Feeder Bulls Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    350-400     395       135.00         135.00
   10    450-500     480    130.00-136.00     132.94

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1025        50.00          50.00
    1    800-1200   1165        56.00          56.00   High Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1435        52.00          52.00
    1   1200-1600   1485        55.00          55.00   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200   1052     52.00-56.00       54.28
    1    800-1200   1110        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
    1    800-1200   1020        49.00          49.00   Low Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1345     56.00-58.00       57.01
    3   1200-1600   1372     59.00-66.50       61.76   High Dressing



                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200    862        41.00          41.00
    2    800-1200    975        36.00          36.00   Low Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1500-3000   1915     81.00-85.50       83.50   High Dressing
    2   1500-3000   1690        70.00          70.00   Low Dressing

Medium and Large 1-2 cows and calves 3-7 years old with 150.00-300 pd calves: 
Weak test.               

This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a USDA grade, 
weight and sex.  This report does not reflect all animals sold on the 
above date.

        
Source:  KY Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Frankfort, KY 
         Travis Gabbard, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139 
         24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
         
 
                  
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