Siler City Auction - Monday
RA_LS141
Raleigh, NC  Tuesday, September 10, 2019  USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

Carolina Stockyards, Siler City, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report  Monday, September 9, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  326          Last Week:  145           Last Year:  371

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were 2.00 lower. Feeder cattle 
were steady to 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Moderate demand with moderate market 
activity. Moderate offerings with quality of cattle average. 

Slaughter cows made up 24 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 
percent, and feeders 73 percent.  The feeder supply included 25 percent 
steers, 47 percent heifers, and 28 percent bulls. Near 26 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.  (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and 
prices for each category)

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 300-340 lbs (326) 124.00-135.00 (128.08); 385-390 
lbs (388) 125.00-127.00 (126.01); 400-445 lbs (422) 120.00-124.00 (121.33); 485-485 lbs 
(485) 125.00 (125.00); 510-510 lbs (510) 120.00 (120.00); 550-550 lbs (550) 124.00 
(124.00); 665-670 lbs (668) 100.00-102.00 (101.00); 795-795 lbs (795) 107.00 (107.00); 
810-830 lbs (820) 93.00-100.00 (96.54).  Medium 2 175-175 lbs (175) 120.00 (120.00); 
315-315 lbs (315) 119.00 (119.00); 365-390 lbs (375) 114.00-119.00 (115.95); 400-445 lbs 
(424) 110.00-118.00 (114.44); 615-615 lbs (615) 94.00 (94.00); 785-785 lbs (785) 92.00 
(92.00).  Medium 3 205-205 lbs (205) 110.00 (110.00); 255-255 lbs (255) 110.00 (110.00); 
340-345 lbs (343) 100.00-111.00 (105.46); 375-395 lbs (388) 100.00-116.00 (108.60); 405-
445 lbs (425) 105.00-108.00 (106.99).  Small 3 275-275 lbs (275) 94.00 (94.00); 425-445 
lbs (438) 80.00-96.00 (88.65). 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 615-620 lbs (616) 94.00-99.00 (98.37); 655-655 
lbs (655) 93.00 (93.00); 725-745 lbs (732) 80.00-90.00 (85.62); 760-780 lbs (770) 80.00-
85.00 (82.47); 805-805 lbs (805) 87.00 (87.00).  Medium 2 300-345 lbs (322) 112.00-
115.00 (114.07); 375-390 lbs (383) 111.00-116.00 (114.33); 415-440 lbs (430) 111.00-
116.00 (112.78); 450-480 lbs (465) 112.00-114.00 (112.97); 730-730 lbs (730) 74.00 
(74.00); 895-895 lbs (895) 70.00 (70.00).  Medium 3 235-235 lbs (235) 100.00 (100.00); 
255-285 lbs (273) 100.00-110.00 (102.43); 305-340 lbs (328) 109.00-111.00 (109.80); 360-
395 lbs (379) 100.00-110.00 (106.61); 415-445 lbs (433) 100.00-107.00 (102.94); 460-495 
lbs (481) 100.00-110.00 (104.70); 500-520 lbs (512) 100.00-109.00 (104.59); 555-595 lbs 
(578) 96.00-103.00 (100.12).  Small 3 220-220 lbs (220) 90.00 (90.00); 315-315 lbs (315) 
88.00-90.00 (89.00); 415-445 lbs (429) 80.00-95.00 (87.20); 485-485 lbs (485) 90.00-
95.00 (92.50); 505-545 lbs (523) 84.00-94.00 (88.70). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 485-485 lbs (485) 124.00 (124.00); 518-518 lbs 
(518) 115.00 (115.00); 565-590 lbs (580) 110.00-117.00 (113.00); 600-625 lbs (612) 
100.00-101.00 (100.51); 655-680 lbs (669) 90.00-100.00 (94.05); 710-710 lbs (710) 89.00 
(89.00); 755-785 lbs (770) 81.00-87.00 (83.94); 800-800 lbs (800) 90.00 (90.00); 855-855 
lbs (855) 101.00 (101.00).  Medium 2 500-500 lbs (500) 111.00 (111.00); 550-590 lbs 
(577) 100.00-108.00 (104.65); 600-645 lbs (615) 90.00-97.00 (94.20); 695-695 lbs (695) 
80.00 (80.00); 705-705 lbs (705) 80.00-82.00 (81.00); 770-770 lbs (770) 70.00 (70.00).  
Medium and Large 3 465-465 lbs (465) 102.00 (102.00).  Medium 3 470-495 lbs (481) 
100.00-109.00 (104.97); 500-530 lbs (515) 100.00-104.00 (102.06); 550-560 lbs (555) 
98.00 (98.00).  Small 3 465-465 lbs (465) 98.00 (98.00); 515-540 lbs (528) 83.00-90.00 
(86.42); 565-595 lbs (580) 80.00-84.00 (82.05). 

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1425-1795 lbs (1598) 56.00-65.00 (58.70); 
1510-1510 lbs low dressing (1510) 53.00 (53.00).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 830-830 lbs 
(830) 55.00 (55.00); 920-1395 lbs (1224) 55.00-64.00 (58.59); 1010-1195 lbs high 
dressing (1103) 65.00-66.00 (65.54); 900-1160 lbs low dressing (999) 50.00-54.00 
(52.37).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 765-785 lbs (776) 48.00-50.00 (49.49); 755-780 lbs low 
dressing (769) 31.00-45.00 (34.35); 810-1060 lbs (906) 45.00-48.00 (46.82); 800-975 lbs 
low dressing (887) 33.00-43.00 (36.98). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1085-1415 lbs low dressing (1250) 77.00-80.00 
(78.70); 1515-2130 lbs (1688) 83.00-90.00 (85.29). 

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (0)  Small 1 and 2 700-770 lbs middle age cows with 
160-310 lbs calves 550.00-675.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 950-1025 lbs 
middle age cows with 100-420 lbs calves 650.00-1100.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 5.00-10.00.

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