Siloam Springs Livestock Auction (Fri)
LR_LS124
Little Rock, AR      Fri Oct 13, 2017     USDA-AR Coop Ext Market News Service 

Benton County Sale Barn, Siloam Springs, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Oct 12, 2017


Sale not reported due to absence of reporter.


Benton County Sale Barn, Siloam Springs, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Oct 5, 2017


Cattle Receipts:  1190          Last week:  1992              Last year:  1345

Compared to last week: Feeders mixed mostly steady to 3.00 higher except the
better 350-400lb steers and heifers 1.00-2.00 lower and some 550-650lb steers
and bulls 6.00-10.00 higher. Slaughter cows 1.00-2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls
3.00-5.00 higher.

Supply included about 605 feeder calves, 390 feeder yearlings, 75 replacement
cows, 95 slaughter cows. 5 replacement bulls, and 20 slaughter bulls. The feeder
supply included 20 percent steers, 51 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls.
Near 39 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    315-340    319    196.00-218.00     211.96
    6    385-395    387    179.00-180.00     179.17
   10    408-445    419       174.00         174.00
   12    455-498    467    157.00-169.00     164.75
    4    518-520    519    153.00-162.00     159.74
   22    553-598    572    140.00-160.00     153.72
   10    632-646    642    147.00-158.00     154.75
    8    646-646    646       153.50         153.50   Calves
    8    662-664    663    151.00-159.00     153.99
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   10    519-519    519       155.50         155.50
    5    616-616    616       135.00         135.00   Calves
    7    666-666    666       152.00         152.00
   11    796-796    796       154.00         154.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    330-330    330       170.00         170.00
    3    365-365    365       167.00         167.00
   11    407-440    416    159.00-163.00     161.42
    3    463-485    470    150.00-153.00     151.97
   10    510-549    537    138.00-150.00     141.39
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    343-343    343        69.00          69.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-345    323    150.00-155.00     152.33
    7    350-398    378    145.00-159.00     150.14
   14    400-433    420    147.00-154.00     150.82
   30    452-488    470    138.00-148.00     144.44
   30    500-545    524    132.00-144.00     137.18
   24    550-595    571    131.00-139.00     135.55
   11    608-635    620    128.00-142.00     133.14
    4    654-654    654       120.00         120.00   Calves
   29    659-659    659       154.00         154.00   Replacement
    4    710-743    729    128.00-130.00     129.02
    2    760-760    760       136.00         136.00
   65    763-763    763       146.00         146.00   Replacement
    2    895-895    895       123.00         123.00
   10    899-899    899       126.00         126.00   Replacement
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    9    379-379    379       150.00         150.00
   46    670-670    670       140.50         140.50
   14    720-720    720       134.00         134.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    300-325    305    140.00-145.00     142.47
   12    358-395    384    125.00-146.00     141.22
    4    430-448    442    138.00-139.00     138.76
   19    450-498    482    120.00-140.00     130.61
   10    500-535    523    120.00-134.00     128.95
   21    555-595    568    120.00-130.00     125.50
    5    620-645    636    120.00-132.00     126.61
    4    660-695    683    110.00-123.00     115.83
    3    715-740    723    105.00-110.00     106.71
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    403-403    403       115.00         115.00
    2    600-600    600       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-330    319    175.00-196.00     186.49
   24    350-395    387    165.00-180.00     173.04
   15    408-444    433    159.00-171.00     165.23
   44    450-496    473    148.00-169.00     158.66
    6    510-545    531    145.00-156.00     150.03
   19    560-588    576    138.00-156.00     148.73
   22    602-640    618    136.00-151.00     145.46
    6    650-690    668    131.00-137.00     133.82
    3    720-745    728    130.00-134.00     132.64
                             Medium and Large 2
    4    303-330    313    160.00-171.00     165.58
    8    350-370    359    150.00-165.00     157.55
   18    415-445    429    142.00-161.00     153.67
    8    450-490    469    130.00-143.00     137.12
   22    508-545    526    130.00-145.00     139.63
    3    560-575    567    130.00-135.00     131.98
    5    600-616    613    125.00-130.00     129.02
    6    650-678    665    125.00-134.00     128.27
                             Medium and Large 3
    4    405-440    425    100.00-120.00     111.06
    3    455-480    467    100.00-119.00     110.54

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   second & third stage 960.00-1360.00/hd
                            first stage          710.00-985.00/hd
                            open                  76.00-90.00
 7+ years old               second & third stage 66.00-76.00;850.00-1150.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-200     1025.00-1575.00 per pair 
                            200-300     1175.00-1585.00 per pair 
7+ years old                100-300     1000.00-1310.00 per pair 

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500   55.00-60.00   61.00-67.00    51.00-53.00
                        Outstanding individual 72.50
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   56.00-61.00   62.00-71.00    51.00-55.00
               Few outstanding individuals  74.00-76.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300    52.00-59.00  60.00-65.00     45.00-51.00                                                      
Light     85-92%   700-950     47.00-56.00     58.00        39.00-44.00
	
   Replacement Bulls: 1-3 years old 1000-1615lbs 93.00-98.00

   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100   79.00-87.00     94.00-98.00     72.00-78.00

Source: AR Coop Ext Service - USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, A/R
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-671-2200
        24 Hour Market Report.501-671-2369
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