Clovis Auction
CV_LS150   
Clovis, NM     Thursday, May 17, 2018     USDA-NM Dept. of Ag Market News

Clovis Livestock Auction - Clovis, NM - Wednesday, May 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.  	

   Steers: Medium and Large 1:  Pkgs 200-222 lbs 216.00-224; pkg 285 lbs 207.50; ind 
340 lbs 191.00; 370-400 lbs 175.50-176.00; pkg 451 lbs 173.25; pkgs 462-477 lbs 
160.50-168.50; 500-550 lbs 150.00-159.00; 550-600 lbs 140.50-149.50; 600-650 lbs 
135.50-144.00; pkg 600 lb calves 136.00; pkg 826 lbs 128.50. 
   Medium and Large 1-2:  Pkg 316 lbs 188.00; pkg 395 lb value added 177.50; 400-450 
lbs 168.00-172.50; 450-500 lbs 157.00-170.00; value added 166.00; few 500-537 lb 
value added or thin 155.00-162.00; 550-600 lbs 140.00-143.00; value added 146.00-
149.00; 600-700 lbs 133.00-143.00; pkg 708 lbs 137.50; 750-800 lbs 125.50-132.60; lot 
820 lbs 129.50. 
   Medium and Large 2:  Pkg 370 lb thin 180.00; lot 425 lbs 170.50; 450-500 lbs 
152.50-161.00; pkgs 528-532 lb thin or value added 153.00; pkg 597 lbs 130.00; pkg 
615 lbs 135.00.
    
   Feeder and Cutting Bulls: Medium and Large 1-3: Pkgs 303-307 lbs 187.00-195.00; 
pkg 387 lbs 173.00; pkgs 646-687 lbs 124.00-128.50; pkg 732 lbs 109.00; pkg 817 lbs 
95.00; few 900-913 lbs 85.00-95.00. 

   Heifers: Medium and Large 1: Pkgs 315-327 lbs 165.50-171.00; pkg 393 lb new crop 
153.00; pkgs 413-430 lbs 157.00-158.00; pkgs 420-445 lb new crop 145.00-146.00; 450-
500 lbs 140.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-140.00; 600-700 lbs 124.50-128.00; pkg 674 
lb fleshy 120.00; 700-737 lbs 118.00-120.50; pkg 773 lbs 113.00.  
   Medium and Large 1-2:  Pkg 281 lbs 163.00; pkg 292 lb value added 166.00; 300-400 
lbs 157.00-166.00; pkg 435 lb value added 154.00; 450-500 lbs 136.00-141.00; pkg 500 
lb thin 149.00; pkg 538 lbs 130.00; pkgs 640-648 lbs 122.50-125.50; 635-690 lb  
guaranteed open 124.75-129.00; lots 730-799 lb guaranteed open 115.25-122.50; 800-850 
lbs 110.00-115.25. 
   Medium and Large 2:  Lot 334 lbs 164.50; lots 400-409 lbs 150.00-155.00; pkg 441 
lbs 140.00; lot 497 lb value added 151.50; few 500-567 lbs 130.00-135.00; lot 565 lb 
value added 140.00; pkg 616 lbs 130.00; lot 778 lbs guaranteed open 105.00; pkg 865 
lbs 100.00. 
               
     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 866-501-9845 Fax 575-356-6464
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