Springdale Livestock Auction
LR_LS121
Little Rock, AR      Fri Jan 12, 2018     USDA-AR Coop Ext Market News Service 

Farmer's Stockyards  , Springdale, AR
Weighted Average Report for Friday Jan 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  305          Last week:  369                 Last year:  427

Compared to last week:  Feeders mostly 2.00-6.00 lower with the better 400-450lb
heifers 12.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady on a light test. Slaughter bulls not
fully tested.

Supply included about 190 feeder calves, 76 feeder yearlings, 15 replacement
cows, 22 slaughter cows, and 2 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 22
percent steers, 48 percent heifers, and 30 percent bulls. Near 28 percent of the
run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    310-310    310       190.00         190.00
    5    425-445    434    160.00-164.00     161.99
    7    452-485    468    159.00-162.00     161.13
    3    505-545    532    160.00-162.00     160.63
    8    676-676    676       139.00         139.00
    3    865-865    865       128.00         128.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    3    343-343    343       145.00         145.00
    5    355-375    365    160.00-164.00     161.20
    3    420-430    427       160.00         160.00
    3    465-480    475    153.00-154.00     153.33
    3    502-535    513    151.00-154.00     152.04
    5    559-580    563    140.00-141.00     140.79
    3    613-613    613       141.00         141.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    375-375    375    145.00-156.00     152.25
   18    400-440    417    137.00-154.00     149.74
   10    452-480    464    145.00-154.00     148.03
   22    505-528    523    132.00-135.00     133.78
   12    550-585    570    130.00-132.00     131.34
   13    606-635    617    128.00-132.00     130.29
    7    712-725    714    121.00-127.00     126.13
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    410-445    430    130.00-135.00     132.50
   11    455-490    475    129.00-139.00     131.62
    2    505-520    513    130.00-132.00     130.99
    2    598-598    598       128.00         128.00
    3    705-745    732    114.00-117.00     114.96
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    392-392    392       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    353-353    353       177.00         177.00
    6    411-445    422    163.00-164.00     163.35
    6    460-475    465    158.00-164.00     162.30
    7    505-548    541    149.00-158.00     151.06
    7    550-564    562    140.00-148.00     146.88
   23    610-643    622    135.00-140.00     138.76
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    428-437    433    154.00-158.00     155.98
    2    475-490    483    145.00-157.00     150.91
    4    570-595    584    125.00-138.00     134.19	

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 7+ years old    900-1250   second & third stage  49.00-53.00

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-200      1175.00 per pair 
                            200-400      1225.00-1350.00 per pair 
7+ years old                100-300      810.00-1075.00 per pair 

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500       54.50     55.00-56.50            
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   51.00-56.00      56.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300   48.00-53.00                  40.00-45.00
Light     85-92%   700-950       42.00                       37.00
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100      72.00                           65.00

Source: AR Coop Ext Service - USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-671-2200
        24 Hour Market Report.501-671-2369
        http:// www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/lr_ls121.txt
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