Swainsboro Auction
TV_LS143
Thomasville, GA    Tues Apr 17, 2018    USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News
 
Swainsboro
Weighted Average Report for 04/16/2018
 
Receipts:  453    Last Week:  605    Year Ago:  256
 
Slaughter cows unevenly steady, slaughter bulls steady to 1.00 higher, 
feeder steers and steer calves lightly tested, Feeder heifers and bulls 
mostly steady, heifer calves 2.00 to 5.00 higher, bull calves 1.00 to 
3.00 higher, replacement cows steady.

Slaughter cows 21 percent; slaughter bulls 4 percent; and feeders 75 
percent. In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 9 percent of 
the run; heifers 30 percent; bulls 38 percent and replacement cows over 
23 percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled 5 around percent.

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
        1545-1565   1556     53.00-59.00       56.46
          1410      1410        62.00          62.00   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
        1015-1145   1105     59.00-62.00       60.68
         900-1140   1048     50.00-56.00       53.44   Low Dressing
        1225-1500   1354     59.00-63.00       61.30
          1275      1275        67.00          67.00   High Dressing
        1205-1325   1257     50.00-57.00       54.10   Low Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         805-1115    931     51.00-58.00       54.10
         920-1055    974     59.00-61.00       60.13   High Dressing
         825-1010    891     44.00-50.00       47.17   Low Dressing

                     Slaughter Bulls  Y.G. 1
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
          1405      1405        84.00          84.00
          1095      1095        95.00          95.00   High Dressing
        1005-1285   1185     74.00-80.00       76.98   Low Dressing
        1745-1945   1890     84.00-89.00       85.93
        1785-2085   1942     90.00-95.00       92.43   High Dressing
          1745      1745        80.00          80.00   Low Dressing

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         515-525     520    140.00-150.00     144.95

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         350-365     357    142.00-150.00     145.64
         400-440     420    140.00-145.00     142.38
         475-485     481    132.00-138.00     135.30
         510-540     524    130.00-135.00     132.63

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         265-275     269    145.00-148.00     146.69
         370-395     381    135.00-143.00     139.86
         425-440     434    132.00-140.00     135.56
         460-485     474    125.00-130.00     127.92

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         250-265     256    135.00-145.00     139.56
         300-345     316    130.00-138.00     134.22
         465-475     471    117.00-125.00     120.16

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         220-240     228    187.00-193.00     190.47
         275-285     281    178.00-188.00     181.74
         320-340     329    170.00-178.00     174.80
         375-385     379    167.00-170.00     168.31
         420-435     427    157.00-163.00     159.70
         465-485     475    150.00-158.00     154.08

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         225-240     231    182.00-188.00     185.33
         255-285     272    170.00-178.00     173.36
         305-340     305    162.00-170.00     167.71
         355-395     376    155.00-160.00     157.07
         400-425     409    150.00-158.00     152.80
         450-495     475    144.00-150.00     146.75
         555-595     573    127.00-135.00     131.02
         665-695     685    110.00-120.00     113.24

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         225-240     234    170.00-175.00     172.06
         265-295     278    160.00-165.00     162.72
         455-495     480    130.00-137.00     133.51
         565-585     575    123.00-126.00     124.84

              Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Per Head
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
          1195      1195       900.00         900.00   7-9 months bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3   Per Head
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
         905-1140   1027    700.00-775.00     726.98   4-6 months bred
          1070      1070       750.00         750.00   7-9 months bred

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
        1040-1195   1091   1000.00-1150.00   1077.22

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 
        Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
        1215-1340   1273    725.00-950.00     852.33


Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Sarah Carroll, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: ThomasvilleGA-LPSMNLS@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TV_ls143.txt

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