Chesnee Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Tues)
CO_LS754
Columbia, SC      Tue Mar 13, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Chesnee Livestock Market, Chesnee, SC
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Mar 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  140       Last week: 332     Last year: 128 

No comparisons made this week due to limited comparable sales. There was 
a light offerings of good to average quality cattle with active buyer 
participation.

Slaughter cows made up 5 percent of the offering, replacement cows 7 
percent, other cows 3 percent, and feeders 84 percent.  The feeder supply 
included 26 percent steers, 38 percent heifers, and 37 percent bulls. 
Near 17 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs. ***This report reflects 
prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight, and sex on 
this sale date. This report does not represent all animals at the sale on 
this date.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    285-290    288    175.00-185.00     180.04
    3    300-320    313    170.00-175.00     172.28
    6    350-395    367    170.00-182.00     175.75
    1    415-415    415       170.00         170.00
    2    455-470    463    169.00-176.00     172.56
    2    500-525    513    162.00-165.00     163.46
    1    660-660    660       132.00         132.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    225-225    225       130.00         130.00
    1    275-275    275       130.00         130.00
    2    365-370    368    131.00-141.00     136.03
                             Medium 2
    1    290-290    290       155.00         155.00
    1    300-300    300       165.00         165.00
    1    520-520    520       157.00         157.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    630-630    630       110.00         110.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    315-335    326    155.00-165.00     159.77
    3    350-385    372    147.50-158.00     153.43
    1    460-460    460       144.00         144.00
    1    595-595    595       134.00         134.00
    3    625-640    632    125.00-131.00     127.99
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    225-225    225       120.00         120.00
    1    285-285    285       120.00         120.00
    1    380-380    380       115.00         115.00
                             Medium 2
    2    245-245    245    130.00-140.00     135.00
    3    335-340    337    130.00-149.00     139.71
    3    355-395    378    122.50-130.00     125.89
    5    405-445    421    130.00-140.00     134.47
    3    555-575    562    120.00-129.00     123.62
    1    855-855    855        93.00          93.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    4    625-645    635     90.00-100.00      96.29   Thin
    1    675-675    675       100.00         100.00   Thin

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    425-440    433    163.00-170.00     166.87
    7    460-480    469    159.00-173.00     165.40
   10    505-540    521    150.00-167.00     156.92
    2    565-570    568    140.00-150.00     145.02
    2    620-625    623    135.00-138.00     136.49
    1    850-850    850        98.00          98.00
                             Medium 2
    3    465-495    485    145.00-154.00     149.76
    2    510-515    513    130.00-135.00     132.51
    1    705-705    705       100.00         100.00
    1    890-890    890        82.00          82.00
    1    985-985    985        80.00          80.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    435-435    435       100.00         100.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1365-1365  1365      1250.00    1250.00   Per Head  4-6 Months 
Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    2    735-880    808    800.00-950.00     881.73   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    1    770-770    770       850.00         850.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
    1    965-965    965       1000.00    1000.00   Per Head  7-9 Months 
Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1    970-970    970       590.00         590.00   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1455-1455  1455        66.00          66.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2   1300-1395  1348     64.00-71.00       67.38
    2   1015-1170  1093     45.00-59.00       52.50   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
 
    1    970-970    970        60.00          60.00   Low Dressing


Cow/Calf pairs; [2] Small 1-2 745-815 lbs young to middle age 
cows with 85-105 lbs calves 690.00-950.00 per pair.

Goats: [28] Last Week: [18] Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a 
per head basis and weights are estimated: Kids: sel 1 under 20 lbs 50.00
55.00, 20-40 lbs 65.00-80.00. Does/Nannies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs 120.00-
130.00.  Bucks/ Billies: sel 1 100-150 lbs 150.00-205.00. Pairs/Trios: 
sel 1 Nannie 100-140 lbs with two kids under 20 lbs 260.00 per pair, 
nannie 100-140 lbs with three kids under 20 lbs 235.00 per pair.

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    775-875    817    560.00-630.00     603.98   Per Head
    1    960-960    960       680.00         680.00   Per Head

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert  Eaton 919-707-3218 
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