Siler City Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
RA_LS761
Raleigh, NC                  Tue Mar 13, 2018     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.***

Carolina Stockyards, Siler City, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Monday Mar 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  108          Last Week: 335     Last Year:  153

Too few cattle for trends.  Moderate demand and buyer activity.  Light offering with 
quality of cattle average.  

Slaughter cows made up 29 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, and 
feeders 68 percent.  The feeder supply included 34 percent steers, 46 percent 
heifers, and 21 percent bulls. Near 26 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    245-245    245       171.00         171.00
    2    320-325    323    160.00-164.00     162.02
    3    350-385    363    156.00-160.00     158.70
    7    400-440    419    140.00-158.00     146.32
    2    500-545    523       154.00         154.00
    1    705-705    705       127.00         127.00
    1    755-755    755       121.00         121.00
    1    800-800    800       115.00         115.00
                             Medium 2
    1    235-235    235       149.00         149.00
    1    395-395    395       130.00         130.00
    1    720-720    720       117.00         117.00
                             Medium 3
    1    205-205    205       120.00         120.00
    1    365-365    365       119.00         119.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-310    305    134.00-135.00     134.49
    2    365-395    380    138.00-147.00     142.32
    5    450-490    465    130.00-140.00     135.11
    6    515-530    523    136.00-140.00     137.84
    5    555-598    589    135.00-139.00     135.75
    1    625-625    625       122.00         122.00
                             Medium 2
    1    205-205    205       139.00         139.00
    1    460-460    460       125.00         125.00
    2    670-670    670    100.00-104.00     102.00
    1    705-705    705       108.00         108.00
                             Medium 3
    1    230-230    230       120.00         120.00
    1    260-260    260       110.00         110.00
    2    570-590    580    100.00-118.00     108.84
    1    605-605    605       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    455-485    470    138.00-146.00     141.87
    1    515-515    515       145.00         145.00
    2    550-575    563    143.00-144.00     143.49
    2    605-640    623    122.00-126.00     124.06
    1    660-660    660       124.00         124.00
    2    710-730    720    100.00-115.00     107.40
    1    750-750    750       114.00         114.00
    2    820-830    825    106.00-114.00     109.98
                             Medium 2
    1    665-665    665       110.00         110.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1460-1460  1460        74.00          74.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    880-880    880        59.00          59.00
   11    915-1305  1109     60.00-68.00       63.90
    3    970-1215  1123     70.00-74.00       71.79   High Dressing
    7    915-1110   989     50.00-58.00       54.54   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    880-1015   916     51.00-54.00       52.28
    2    800-900    850     35.00-45.00       39.71   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1090-1090  1090        84.00          84.00
    2   1145-1165  1155     76.00-80.00       78.02   Low Dressing

   Goats, per head: (12) Slaughter and Replacement Classes: Kids: Selection 1 under 
20 lbs 50.00, 40-60 lbs 70.00. Yearlings: Selection 1 60-80 lbs 110.00-130.00. 
Does/Nannies: Selection 1 70-100 lbs 120.00-130.00, 100-140 lbs 155.00. 
Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 150-250 lbs 220.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS761.txt