SC Weekly Wtd Avg Auction Cattle Summary (Fri)
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Columbia, SC      Fri Oct 13, 2017     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda, Williamston, Chesnee, Chester, Darlington, Laurens, Orangeburg for the 
Week Ending Friday Oct 13, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  2161          Last week:  3339		Last year:  1303

Compared to last week feeder steers and feeder bulls unevenly steady, feeder 
heifers steady to 2.00 higher, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls 2.00 lower.

Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 76 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 32 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 28 percent 
bulls. Near 24 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs. *** This report reflects 
prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight and sex for this 
week. This report does not represent all animals at the sales for this week. ***


Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    260-295    283    180.00-199.00      189.30
    8    300-345    326    165.00-178.00      171.10
   17    350-385    367    150.00-165.00      158.36
    5    400-415    408    150.00-161.00      156.37
   17    450-495    477    135.00-148.00      141.10
   40    503-545    518    130.00-143.00      136.29
   26    550-590    571    128.00-140.00      134.19
   22    600-645    621    125.00-136.00      129.86
   12    650-695    669    124.00-134.00      128.25
   11    700-740    720    120.00-132.00      124.08
    7    760-765    764    121.00-123.00      122.64
                             Small 1 - 2
    5    210-240    226    120.00-132.50      123.13
   10    255-295    279    117.50-130.00      121.91
   10    355-395    377    115.00-125.00      121.16
                             Medium 2
    7    250-295    266    160.00-168.00      163.44
   12    310-345    328    140.00-150.00      144.34
    8    350-395    378    140.00-150.00      147.64
    6    400-430    412    132.00-139.00      135.76
   11    450-475    464    120.00-130.00      123.25
   12    500-545    522    120.00-130.00      127.25
    7    600-640    619    114.00-122.00      117.87
    5    665-695    679    114.00-122.50      119.27
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    355-395    374    100.00-112.50      106.30

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    300-340    321    134.00-147.50      137.22
   17    350-395    371    130.00-142.50      135.66
   21    400-445    419    125.00-137.50      130.97
   37    450-495    471    122.00-134.00      128.41
   28    500-545    529    122.00-134.00      126.09
   20    550-590    571    121.00-133.00      125.74
   18    600-645    622    119.00-131.00      125.04
    9    650-695    675    115.00-125.00      119.88
    5    710-745    725    111.00-125.00      117.16
                             Small 1 - 2
    7    300-345    333    110.00-115.00      112.07
    8    350-395    371    110.00-115.00      111.39
    7    415-440    429    100.00-110.00      105.37
    7    450-490    474    100.00-110.00      106.67
    6    500-545    523    101.00-107.50      104.41
                             Medium 2
    5    260-295    277    120.00-132.50      128.03
   11    300-335    322    120.00-127.50      123.59
   28    350-395    370    118.00-128.00      122.99
   29    400-445    424    114.00-125.00      119.65
   31    450-495    475    112.50-122.50      118.01
   16    500-545    521    109.00-120.00      113.61
    8    550-585    561    112.00-123.00      115.93
   13    600-640    622    107.00-113.00      109.20
    7    650-695    679    105.00-115.00      110.10
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    400-435    412     93.00-100.00       96.56
    6    450-495    469     90.00-102.50       96.47
    5    505-545    519     90.00-100.00       94.08
    5    600-635    619     92.50-101.00       96.46

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21    400-445    427    141.00-155.00      148.17
   22    450-495    475    131.00-144.00      136.34
   49    500-545    522    120.00-132.50      125.64
   18    550-590    570    120.00-130.00      125.37
   25    605-645    622    111.00-122.00      115.39
   14    650-695    667    109.00-118.00      114.36
    6    700-740    713    100.00-109.00      103.69
                             Small 1 - 2
    8    400-445    418    112.50-123.00      117.41
    5    455-495    476    110.00-111.00      110.39
                             Medium 2
    8    405-445    426    128.00-140.00      133.51
   30    450-495    475    120.00-130.00      124.05
   10    510-540    527    112.00-122.00      117.59
   13    550-595    571    110.00-120.00      115.04
    5    650-695    671     95.00-105.00       99.69
    6    760-790    770     85.00-97.00        92.68
                             Medium and Large 3
    7    405-445    424    100.00-106.00      102.33

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1045-1185  1099    650.00-950.00     752.90   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1420-1635  1549     50.00-64.00       55.36
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    5    805-880    848     40.00-50.00       43.77 Low Dressing
   79    920-1395  1183     51.00-64.00       56.07
   16    960-1375  1131     45.00-50.00       48.18 Low Dressing
   19   1410-1995  1622     52.00-60.00       55.71
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
   22    815-1390  1154     51.00-60.00       55.01
   27    825-1350  1041     40.00-50.00       45.77 Low Dressing
   13   1420-1845  1612     53.00-61.00       56.77

   Cow/Calf Pairs: [20] Medium and Large 1-2 940-1305 lbs Young to Middle
Aged cows with 110-450 lbs calves 850.00-1250.00 per pair.  Small 1-2 
665-880 lbs Young to Middle Age cows with 200-410 lbs calves 600.00-
1010.00 per pair.

   Goats: [342] Week Ago: 389.  Reported Monday to Wednesday. 
Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights 
are estimated.  Kids:  Sel 1 under 20 lbs 30.00-50.00, 20-40 lbs 40.00-
125.00, 40-60 lbs 72.50-140.00, 60-80 lbs 95.00-165.00; Sel 2 Under 20 
lbs 20.00-27.50, 20-40 lbs 25.00-85.00, 60-80 lbs one @ 75.00.  
Yearlings: Sel 1 40-60 lbs 80.00-140.00, 60-80 lbs 90.00-95.00.  
Wethers: Slaughter 1 and 2 80-100 lbs 150.00-190.00, 100-150 lbs 175.00-
240.00.  Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 70.00-145.00, 70-100 lbs 105.00-
185.00, 100-140 lbs 150.00-185.00, 140-180 lbs 185.00-270.00; Sel 2 50-70 
lbs 65.00-115.00, 70-100 lbs 107.50-120.00, 100-140 lbs one @ 135.00, 
140-180 lbs 160.00-165.00.  Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs 135.00-
185.00, 100-150 lbs 142.50-200.00, 150-250 lbs 200.00-290.00; Sel 2 70-
100 lbs 125.00-135.00, 100-150 lbs 140.00-145.00.  

   Hogs: Receipts: [667]  Week Ago: 433  Barrows and Gilts: US 1-3 200-250 
lbs 23.00-55.00, 250-300 lbs 33.00-57.00, 300-350 lbs 30.00-41.00.  Sows: 
US 1-3 300-400 lbs 19.00-52.50, 400-450 lbs 21.00-57.00, 450-500 lbs 
23.75-62.50, 500-600 lbs 25.00-31.00, Over 600 lbs several @ 30.00.  
Boars: 200-300 lbs 20.00-60.00, Over 300 lbs 5.00-17.00.  BBQ Shoats: US 
1-3 100-200 lbs 20.00-60.00.  Feeder Pigs: US 1-3 Under 100 lbs 7.00-
62.50.

Other Cows                  Medium 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    920-1105   998    552.00-640.00     595.13   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    6    740-895    813    501.00-675.00     582.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1015-1415  1198     75.00-89.00       81.29
    6   1000-1355  1181     55.00-74.00       67.66 Low Dressing
   13   1630-2065  1781     74.00-85.00       79.82

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
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