Clovis Weighted Averages - Cattle
CV_LS750   
Clovis, NM    Thursday, May 17, 2018    USDA-NM-Dept. of Ag Market News
 
Clovis Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/16/2018
 
Receipts:  2048    Last Week:  2091    Year Ago:  1852

     Compared to last week:  Feeder steers 7.00-10.00 lower except 600-700 lbs 15.00 
lower but quality not as attractive.  Heifers 8.00-10.00 lower.  Slaughter cows 
steady to 1.00 lower; bulls steady to 1.00 higher though quality more attractive.  
Trade moderate, demand weak to moderate following declining CME reports for several 
days and dry conditions over most of the track area. Bulk supply Medium and Large 1-2 
300-800 lb feeder steers and heifers.  Slaughter cows 10 percent of the offering, 
slaughter bulls 2 percent, bred cows 5 percent, pairs 8 percent and feeders 75 
percent.  In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 48 percent of the run; 
heifers 50 percent; feeder bulls 2 percent; steers and heifers over 600 lbs total 42 
percent.  	
    
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    200-222     215    216.00-224.00     221.52
    2      285       285       207.50         207.50
    1      340       340       191.00         191.00
   13    372-397     389    175.50-176.00     175.65
    4      390       390       176.00         176.00   New Crop
    2      477       477       160.50         160.50
   10    451-462     455    168.50-173.25     171.32   Thin
   34    501-527     505    150.00-158.50     156.88
   22    525-533     528    158.25-159.00     158.53   Value Enhanced
   10    550-567     562    140.50-149.50     146.86
    2      557       557       140.50         140.50   Full
   18    616-639     628    135.50-144.00     138.08
    2      600       600       136.00         136.00   Calves
    4      826       826       128.50         128.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      316       316       188.00         188.00
    3      395       395       177.50         177.50   Value Enhanced
   11    400-440     417    168.00-172.50     171.49
   31    450-493     466    157.00-170.00     164.01
    2      467       467       166.00         166.00   Value Enhanced
    2      537       537       155.00         155.00   Thin
   12      500       500       162.00         162.00   Value Enhanced
   25    580-599     585    140.00-143.00     140.85
   14    566-596     579    146.00-149.00     147.68   Value Enhanced
   31    605-630     613    133.00-138.50     136.68
  115    671-699     686    136.00-143.00     140.78
    7      708       708       137.50         137.50
   97    757-791     790    125.50-132.60     130.25
   26      820       820       129.50         129.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      370       370       180.00         180.00   Thin
    9      425       425       170.50         170.50
    6    480-497     491    157.50-161.00     158.64
    8      491       491       152.50         152.50   Thin
    3      528       528       153.00         153.00   Thin
    5      537       537       153.00         153.00   Value Enhanced
    3      597       597       130.00         130.00
    2      615       615       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    315-327     321    165.50-171.00     168.20
    3      393       393       153.00         153.00   New Crop
    8    413-430     417    157.00-158.00     157.26
    4    420-445     432    145.00-146.00     145.49   New Crop
   18    458-471     462    146.00-150.00     148.87
   45    484-489     487    140.00-146.00     141.99   New Crop
   30    505-547     522    135.00-140.00     138.65
   31    556-580     561    130.00-134.00     132.45
   10    615-648     641    124.50-127.50     125.08
    8    670-676     674    125.50-128.00     126.12
    6      674       674       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    2      712       712       120.50         120.50
   11    732-737     734    118.00-120.00     119.27   Guaranteed Open
    6      773       773       113.00         113.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      281       281       163.00         163.00
    2      292       292       166.00         166.00   Thin
    2      337       337       166.00         166.00
   13    353-394     379    157.00-166.00     159.16
    8      435       435       154.00         154.00   Value Enhanced
   12    475-498     494    136.00-141.00     136.80
    4      480       480       137.50         137.50   Thin
    3      538       538       130.00         130.00
    6      500       500       149.00         149.00   Thin
    7    640-648     646    122.50-125.50     123.35
    2      635       635       128.50         128.50   Guaranteed Open
   32    650-690     669    124.75-129.00     126.94   Guaranteed Open
   31      730       730       122.50         122.50   Guaranteed Open
   10      799       799       115.25         115.25   Guaranteed Open
   26    807-832     830    110.00-115.25     114.86

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      334       334       164.50         164.50
    3      441       441       140.00         140.00
   59    400-409     404    150.50-155.00     152.74   Value Enhanced
   87      497       497       151.50         151.50   Value Enhanced
    2      515       515       135.00         135.00
   22      567       567       130.00         130.00
   27      565       565       140.00         140.00   Value Enhanced
    4      616       616       130.00         130.00
   14      778       778       105.00         105.00   Guaranteed Open
    2      865       865       100.00         100.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      303       303       187.00         187.00
    2      687       687       124.00         124.00
    2      732       732       109.00         109.00
    1      900       900        95.00          95.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      387       387       173.00         173.00
    2      817       817        95.00          95.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      307       307       195.00         195.00
    3      646       646       128.50         128.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      913       913        85.00          85.00

     Slaughter Cows:
        % Lean       Weight      Avg. Dressing       Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing 
Breakers 75-80     1200-1665      46.00-50.00            ---              ---
Breakers 75-80      850-1200          ---                ---              ---        
Boners   80-85     1200-1600      50.50-55.00        57.00-57.25         45.00
Boners   80-85      800-1200      50.00-55.00        57.00-63.50         48.00
Lean     85-90     1200-1600      50.50-55.00            ---             48.00
Lean     85-90      850-1200      49.50-55.00           57.25         37.00-48.50
Lean     85-90      750- 850      45.50-47.00           52.00            36.50
Lean     85-90     Under 750          ---                ---              ---

     Slaughter Bulls:  
       Yield Grade 1-2    1300-2100 lbs      71.50-80.00          
       High Dressing      1500-2100 lbs         82.50
       Low Dressing       1000-1675 lbs      56.50-68.75 

     Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2: Young 780-1290 lb cows 3-8 months bred, 
675.00-1100.00, per head; middle aged 1050-1260 lb cows 3-8 months bred 600.00-
850.00, per head; aged 875-1372 lb cows 6-8 months bred 600.00-750.00, per head.

     First Calf Heifers:  705-885 lb cows 6-8 months bred 525.00-825.00, per head.

     Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2: Young 800-1235 lb cows w/100-350 lb 
calves 800.00-1475.00, per pair; middle aged 850-1295 lb cows w/125-300 lb calves 
800.00-1150.00, per pair; aged 850-1175 lb cows w/100-275 lb calves 650.00-950.00, 
per pair.

     Breeding Bulls:  Tested and Approved Black Medium and Large 1:  880-1175 lbs 
800.00-925.00; 2 year olds 1485-1780 lbs 1400.00-1650.00.     

                Source: NM Dept of Ag-LPGMN Division USDA Market News, Clovis, NM
                        Gary Lewis 575-762-3705 gary.lewis@ams.usda.gov
                        24 hr markets 575-763-3030 Fax 575-742-2523
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