Oklahoma City Cow and Bull Auction
KO_LS151  
Oklahoma City, OK   Tue Mar 13, 2018   USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News

Oklahoma National Stockyards, Oklahoma City, OK.
Cow and Bull Auction Report for Tuesday 03/13/2018

   Receipts:  602      Last Week:  598     Last Year:  588
   Receipts Monday:  9,169

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter cows 1.00-4.00 lower.  Slaughter bulls 
3.00 lower.  Packer demand moderate.  A total of 198 cows and bulls sold 
with 64 percent going to packers.

   Slaughter cows:
        Head  %Lean    Weight    Average Dress   High Dress    Low Dress
Breakers  10  75-80%  1100-1775   66.50-69.00       ------     61.00-64.50
Boner     17  80-85%  1000-1700   66.00-70.50    73.00-75.00   62.50-65.50
Lean      63  85-90%  1000-1550   65.00-70.50       72.00      57.00-64.00
Light     21  85-90%   850-1000   63.00-65.50       ------     55.00-61.00
                                                     Very Low  50.00-54.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  
            Head    Weight    Average Dress    High Dress     Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2     15    1400-2075   87.00-92.00        94.00       80.00-86.00

Estimated dressed cost at the Oklahoma National Stockyards:  Lean cows 
142.45; Boners 138.20; Breakers 127.50; Light Weight cows 135.70.  Bulls 
160.70.

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for pregnancy, and age. 
 Medium and Large 1-2: 
   Age          Weight      Months Bred    Quality            Price
1-3 yr old     825-1175     6-7 months     avg quality        835.00-1185.00
 3  yr old       900         6  months     low-avg quality         760.00
6-8 yr old     850-1475     5-7 months     avg quality        800.00-1050.00

   Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age        Cow Weight     Calf Weight    Quality          Price
5-6 yr old     825-1175        75-100       avg thin        1125.00-1200.00
 5  yr old    1000-1225        50-75        Brahman             2200.00
7-8 yr old    1100-1225        50-75        low-avg quality  975.00-1025.00

Source:  USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Amber Wells, Market Reporter
         Telephone 405-232-5425
         24 Hour Market Report 405-621-5533
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/KO_LS151.txt

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