North Carolina Wtd Avg Cattle Summary (Fri)
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Raleigh, NC      Fri Aug 11, 2017     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

Weighted Average Auction Report of Siler City, Canton, Turnersburg, Shelby, North 
Wilkesboro, Norwood and Smithfield for the Week Ending Thursday Aug 10, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  4366          Last Week:  4426              Last Year:  4154

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were steady to 5.00 lower, bulls mostly steady. 
Feeder steers were steady to 2.00 lower, bulls mostly steady to 2.00 higher, heifers 
steady to 4.00 higher. Demand, buyer activity and offerings were moderate. Quality 
ranged from plain to attractive.

Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 0 percent, and feeders 76 percent. The feeder 
supply included 33 percent steers, 36 percent heifers, and 30 percent bulls. Near 25 
percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    228-246    241    131.00-172.50      148.66
   22    252-298    279    135.00-162.50      145.09
   61    300-346    322    135.00-179.00      148.10
   64    350-398    370    130.00-165.00      142.46
   73    400-448    420    130.00-159.00      135.75
   46    450-499    469    128.00-156.00      139.68
   61    500-548    525    130.00-149.00      137.48
   53    550-594    568    129.00-149.00      137.15
   69    600-648    627    110.00-140.00      127.19
   49    650-695    668    115.00-140.00      129.81
   17    700-740    714    119.00-140.00      127.02
   13    750-790    765    121.00-139.00      128.34
                             Small 1 - 2
    8    360-395    379    117.50-129.00      122.10
                             Medium 2
   13    268-296    284    125.00-147.00      133.82
   17    308-348    328    125.00-150.00      137.11
   21    350-395    379    120.00-150.00      133.45
   27    400-445    424    120.00-138.00      126.90
   15    455-495    473    120.00-135.00      127.52
   14    500-545    520    125.00-137.00      129.59
   16    555-598    573    121.00-141.00      129.30
   11    605-646    626    115.00-132.00      120.45
   10    650-695    680    112.00-130.00      122.41
                             Medium 3
    7    360-395    378    104.00-119.00      110.30
    8    400-445    424    106.00-114.00      109.33
                             Holstein Large 3
   10    300-345    327     72.50-106.00       93.49
    7    404-445    426     73.00-92.50        81.51

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    255-295    277    127.00-150.00      139.59
   14    300-340    323    124.00-145.00      131.41
   32    350-395    375    125.00-142.50      131.83
   56    400-448    427    120.00-137.00      125.65
   91    450-495    474    119.00-140.00      126.18
   88    500-546    521    114.00-136.00      124.19
   62    550-598    573    110.00-132.00      121.68
   70    600-646    623    110.00-132.00      121.52
   25    650-696    677    105.00-133.00      115.33
   13    700-748    725    102.00-120.00      114.36
                             Small 1 - 2
    9    350-395    376    115.00-125.00      121.19
   12    400-445    421    120.00-125.00      122.00
   17    450-495    467    115.00-124.00      120.61
   11    505-540    521    113.00-124.00      119.30
    9    550-585    570    119.00-121.00      120.01
    7    655-690    671    110.00-120.00      115.43
                             Medium 2
   24    350-395    374    109.00-130.00      119.26
   42    400-448    423    110.00-131.00      119.14
   48    450-498    476    110.00-132.00      123.22
   53    500-545    523    100.00-130.00      120.60
   33    555-595    577    110.00-130.00      122.48
   14    600-645    623    102.00-126.00      117.59
   11    650-680    663    100.00-125.00      110.70
                             Medium and Large 3
    8    310-340    321    110.00-123.00      114.39
   11    350-395    375    110.00-123.00      118.79
    7    450-495    475    107.50-118.00      113.96
                             Medium 3
    8    453-495    469    100.00-110.00      105.06

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   26    400-445    428    135.00-148.00      142.96
   67    450-496    467    121.00-151.00      133.06
   96    500-547    524    115.00-134.00      125.22
   80    550-598    570    119.00-134.00      125.31
   54    600-645    621    108.00-128.00      117.15
   39    650-698    673    109.00-128.00      116.25
   28    700-744    719    100.00-126.00      112.82
   19    750-798    773    100.00-120.00      105.70
   14    800-845    814    102.00-114.00      107.08
                             Small 1 - 2
    7    400-435    416    119.00-125.00      122.07
   14    455-495    475    114.00-125.00      121.17
   13    500-540    526    115.00-125.00      119.80
   18    550-595    571    115.00-124.00      120.00
    7    600-640    616    115.00-120.00      117.86
                             Medium 2
   20    400-445    419    120.00-138.00      129.30
   58    455-495    480    114.00-137.00      125.23
   41    500-548    525    110.00-132.00      121.47
   32    550-595    571    106.00-132.00      119.18
   25    600-645    622    100.00-127.00      115.83
   14    660-695    676    104.00-126.00      118.64
    7    700-745    723     98.00-118.00      110.76
                             Medium 3
   12    455-495    480    100.00-120.00      110.60
    8    500-530    515    100.00-108.00      104.38

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    920-1195  1048   725.00-1450.00     903.14   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    7   1245-1400  1326   920.00-1155.00    1025.12   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28    900-1385  1225     64.00-78.00       71.41
    7   1100-1330  1240     57.00-68.00       64.19 Low Dressing
   40   1400-1820  1562     62.00-79.00       73.31
    9   1475-1865  1608     78.00-96.00       85.22 High Dressing
   14   1435-1880  1610     55.00-68.00       63.67 Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
  212    915-1395  1157     60.00-84.00       73.48
   71    910-1395  1170     74.00-90.00       82.12 High Dressing
   45    905-1365  1115     36.00-68.00       63.70 Low Dressing
   38   1400-1760  1526     70.00-81.00       75.85
    7   1400-1570  1464     60.00-68.00       65.50 Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   11    605-780    726     50.00-61.00       54.59 Low Dressing
   47    800-1290  1002     60.00-74.00       64.78
   32    805-1355  1006     40.00-65.00       57.06 Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    615-815    744    503.00-797.00     636.77   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   33   1005-1485  1288     80.00-102.00      94.52
   11   1020-1460  1205     74.00-94.00       84.88 Low Dressing
   32   1510-2295  1773     84.00-104.00      96.13
   18   1504-2175  1772    101.00-141.00     107.69 High Dressing

Cows/Calf Pairs: (51) Small 1 and 2 495-890 lbs middle age cows with 170-475 lbs 
calves 600.00-1400.00 per pair. Medium 1 and 2 910-1095 lbs middle age cows with 70-
485 lbs calves 820.00-1450.00 per pair. Large 1 and 2 1105-1465 lbs middle age cows 
with 75-485 lbs calves 1075.00-1440.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head: Holsteins 45.00-115.00.

   Goats: Receipts 182, last week 186. Sold per head, weights estimated. Slaughter 
and Replacement Classes: Kids: Selection 1 under 20 lbs 30.00-40.00, 20-40 lbs 45.00-
64.00, 40-60 lbs 65.00-80.00, 60-80 lbs 85.00-100.00; Selection 2 40-60 lbs 50.00-
60.00. Yearlings: Selection 1 80-100 lbs 110.00-150.00. Does/Nannies: Selection 1 50-
70 lbs 77.00-95.00, 70-100 lbs 82.00-115.00, 100-140 lbs 137.00-227.00. Wethers: 
Selection 1 70-100 lbs 128.00, 100-150 lbs 181.00-217.00. Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 
70-100 lbs 78.00-92.00, 100-150 lbs 136.00-155.00, 150-250 lbs 200.00-215.00.

   Sheep: Receipts 81, last week 55. Sold per head, weights estimated. Slaughter 
lambs: Good 20-60 lbs 30.00-84.00, 60-100 lbs 70.00-96.00; Choice & Prime 20-60 lbs 
100.00-112.00, 60-100 lbs 112.00-123.00, 100-140 lbs 133.00. Slaughter ewes: Good 
100-200 lbs 105.00-135.00, Utility 80-100 lbs 95.00-145.00, Cull 60-120 lbs 95.00-
105.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
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