North Carolina Wtd Avg Cattle Summary (Fri)
RA_LS755
Raleigh, NC     Friday, February 08, 2019     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

***CORRECTED COPY: sheep receipts***

Weighted Average Auction Report of Siler City, Canton, Turnersburg, Shelby, 
North Wilkesboro, Norwood, Smithfield for the Week Ending Thursday, 
February 07, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  5264          Last week:  3595          Last year:  3123

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly steady to 2.00 higher, while 
bulls were mostly 2.00 to 5.00 higher.  Feeder steers and heifers were mostly 
steady to 5.00 higher; bulls mostly steady to 4.00 higher.  Demand was moderate 
to good, mostly good; market activity and buyer interest were moderate to 
active, mostly moderate.  Offerings of cattle were mostly moderate.  Cattle 
quality was plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 77 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 32 percent steers, 39 percent heifers, and 29 percent 
bulls.  Near 17 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    208-242    229    136.00-165.00      150.52
   28    256-296    279    131.00-175.00      152.46
   86    300-348    325    130.00-185.00      158.02
  125    350-398    374    134.00-184.00      159.68
    7    365-395    382    145.00-155.00      150.65  Fleshy
   95    400-448    420    130.00-172.00      151.48
   39    453-495    469    141.00-164.00      152.99
   41    500-548    520    137.00-157.00      146.33
   33    550-595    571    134.00-151.00      144.32
   29    600-646    627    128.00-143.00      135.01
   17    650-695    674    124.00-140.00      133.50
   31    700-747    730    122.00-139.00      131.90
   17    750-790    764    130.00-139.50      137.43
                             Small 1 - 2
   14    250-294    273    102.00-120.00      111.32
   14    300-345    330    105.00-122.50      113.03
   15    350-395    381    105.00-122.50      113.20
                             Medium 2
   11    200-244    226    120.00-140.00      128.62
   34    250-296    273    119.00-155.00      135.86
   31    300-345    322    122.50-142.50      133.79
   52    350-395    367    120.00-150.00      135.99
   28    400-448    426    120.00-146.00      131.31
   21    450-495    472    125.00-147.50      136.63
   16    500-540    521    121.00-140.00      133.16
    9    565-598    585    119.00-128.00      124.88
                             Medium 3
    7    200-240    226    110.00-119.00      115.66
    7    350-395    373    100.00-117.00      108.06
                             Holstein Large 3
    9    405-440    415     64.00-81.00        74.92
   11    460-461    461     73.00-75.00        74.09

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    250-297    285    124.00-150.00      131.78
   62    300-348    323    120.00-153.00      136.34
   73    350-398    376    120.00-152.00      134.95
   87    400-448    423    120.00-145.00      133.09
   73    450-496    474    118.00-144.00      129.41
   63    500-548    522    110.00-136.00      124.22
   41    550-595    563    116.00-133.00      124.33
   34    600-644    622    108.00-129.00      119.33
   17    650-690    664    106.00-129.00      114.27
   13    700-730    715     91.00-111.00      102.25
                             Small 1 - 2
   15    250-290    270    100.00-122.50      112.46
   10    310-345    330    105.00-120.00      115.52
   11    350-395    372    105.00-122.50      116.29
   19    400-445    420    105.00-120.00      114.23
   17    450-495    478    104.00-122.00      112.68
   28    500-545    519    105.00-120.00      115.22
   30    550-595    573    105.00-121.00      113.94
   23    600-635    614    103.00-120.00      113.11
   15    650-680    664    105.00-121.00      110.84
                             Medium 2
   23    254-295    275    112.00-135.00      121.44
   39    300-345    325    100.00-138.00      118.87
   65    350-398    374    100.00-135.00      122.82
   49    400-445    422    108.00-132.50      124.50
   69    450-498    473    100.00-132.00      121.37
   29    500-545    517    100.00-126.00      116.73
   22    550-595    570    112.00-125.00      120.55
    7    600-635    616    100.00-119.00      105.45
                             Medium and Large 3
    8    455-495    469    105.00-120.00      113.64
                             Medium 3
    7    260-295    280    101.00-118.00      110.24
    8    300-330    314    100.00-117.00      104.92
   11    360-395    376    105.00-112.00      109.93
   25    405-447    428    100.00-114.00      106.82
    9    450-495    474    100.00-114.00      108.65
    7    500-535    516    100.00-110.00      103.04
    8    555-595    575     91.00-110.00       96.88

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   73    400-445    422    150.00-173.00      160.34
  105    450-496    470    127.00-169.00      146.75
   91    500-548    522    123.00-149.00      138.58
   75    550-595    572    120.00-147.00      131.83
   36    600-648    621    106.00-135.00      122.11
   20    650-698    669    103.00-137.00      116.43
   17    700-746    715    100.00-114.00      106.22
   11    750-795    763     85.00-109.00       99.66
                             Small 1 - 2
    9    405-445    429    105.00-122.50      114.56
   15    450-495    470    105.00-120.00      115.69
    7    620-645    636    104.00-120.00      111.71
   14    650-690    677    105.00-119.00      111.36
    9    700-735    714    104.00-116.00      109.09
                             Medium 2
   56    400-445    426    122.00-157.00      138.25
   84    450-498    474    116.00-150.00      131.51
   44    500-548    524    110.00-135.00      124.97
   34    550-595    572    110.00-133.00      124.91
   35    600-648    625    100.00-130.00      119.31
   12    650-695    667    115.00-131.00      122.41
                             Medium 3
    8    455-495    476    100.00-118.00      109.54

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    960-1065  1014    700.00-900.00     783.48   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
   11    915-1130  1010    475.00-667.00     570.11   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    7    940-1196  1098    500.00-861.00     693.28   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
   11    925-1130  1034    450.00-651.00     566.20   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    900-1395  1290     47.00-61.00       53.07
   10   1015-1360  1213     56.00-66.00       60.18 High Dressing
    8    965-1328  1116     35.00-48.00       43.05 Low Dressing
   39   1400-1955  1594     48.00-61.00       53.79
   45   1400-1950  1570     58.00-69.00       62.80 High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
  186    900-1395  1142     44.00-59.00       52.82
   94    930-1390  1195     57.00-69.00       61.09 High Dressing
   38    900-1350  1092     21.00-49.00       41.47 Low Dressing
   26   1400-1705  1511     49.00-57.00       54.13
   29   1400-1850  1548     58.00-67.00       60.60 High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   54    575-798    709     20.00-45.00       29.43 Low Dressing
   72    800-1370  1011     37.00-47.00       42.06
   63    815-1255   985     20.00-39.00       32.15 Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    655-870    783    390.00-632.00     495.71   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22   1000-1420  1208     66.00-89.00       74.76
    8   1000-1485  1293     81.00-95.00       86.09 High Dressing
   13   1068-1352  1215     45.00-63.00       57.58 Low Dressing
   31   1520-2215  1772     62.00-81.00       74.76
   19   1505-2180  1796     80.00-99.00       86.18 High Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (39) Small 1 and 2 610-868 lbs middle age cows with 45-
315 lbs calves 350.00-775.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 920-1092 lbs middle age 
cows with 60-360 lbs calves 580.00-1185.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1100-
1355 lbs middle age cows with 50-385 lbs calves 700.00-1300.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 10.00-70.00.

   Goats: Receipts 183, last week 93.  Sold per head, weights estimated.  
Slaughter and Replacement Classes: Kids: Selection 1 under 20 lbs 40.00-42.50, 
20-40 lbs 65.00-117.50, 40-60 lbs 70.00-167.50, 60-80 lbs 85.00-210.00; 
Selection 2 20-40 lbs 62.50, 40-60 lbs 95.00-105.00; Selection 3 20-40 lbs 
40.00.  Yearlings: Selection 1 60-80 lbs 115.00-202.50, 80-100 lbs 150.00-
250.00; Selection 2 60-80 lbs 165.00; Selection 3 60-80 lbs 80.00.  
Does/Nannies: Selection 1 50-70 lbs 100.00-125.00, 70-100 lbs 130.00-147.50, 
100-140 lbs 147.50-220.00; Selection 2 50-70 lbs 90.00-102.50, 70-100 lbs 
110.00-125.00; Selection 3 50-70 lbs 42.50-70.00.  Wethers: Selection 1 100-
150 lbs 150.00-215.00.  Bucks/Billies: Selection 1 70-100 lbs 125.00-160.00, 
100-150 lbs 175.00-190.00, 150-250 lbs 235.00-240.00; Selection 2 70-100 lbs 
85.00.

   Sheep: Receipts ***178***, last week 56.  Sold per head, weights estimated.  
Slaughter lambs: Good 20-60 lbs 55.00-100.00, 100-140 lbs 125.00-155.00; Choice 
& Prime 20-60 lbs 72.50-135.00, 60-100 lbs 142.50-172.50, 100-140 lbs 170.00-
222.50.  Slaughter ewes: Good 100-200 lbs 130.00-182.50, Utility 80-100 lbs 
102.50-105.00, Cull 60-120 lbs 50.00-75.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS755.TXT