Tulia Livestock Auction Wtd Avg
AM_LS752
Amarillo, TX    Thu Oct 11, 2018    USDA-TX-Dept of Ag Market News
 
Tulia Livestock Auction � Tulia, TX
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/11/2018
 
Receipts:  1150    Last Week:  2275    Year Ago:  3211
 
   Compared to last week:  Yearling steers and heifers sold mostly steady 
with instances 4.00 higher.  Stocker calves sold with a lower undertone.  
Trade activity was light to moderate on moderate demand.  The trading 
area received a substantial amount of rainfall making for muddy 
conditions but benefitted local wheat pastures.  Slaughter cows and bulls 
traded steady.  Slaughter cows and bulls made up 6 percent, 0 percent 
replacements, and 94 percent feeders.  Feeder supply consisted of 82 
percent steers and bulls, 18 percent heifers.  Approximately 71 percent 
of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      438       438       173.00         173.00
   10      477       477       174.50         174.50
   69      534       534       169.00         169.00
    7      596       596       145.00         145.00
   39    612-624     622    147.50-148.50     148.35   Calves
  197    652-691     666    161.00-164.00     162.86
   89    731-737     732    156.00-161.50     160.57
  181      712       712       168.25         168.25   Fancy
   28      770       770       153.50         153.50
    2      975       975       126.00         126.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   49    466-488     483    145.00-164.00     156.71
    9      537       537       147.00         147.00
   55    608-646     633    141.00-147.00     145.01   Calves
    6      775       775       134.00         134.00   Full

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      718       718       139.00         139.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      607       607       114.00         114.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      366       366       168.00         168.00
   26    410-441     435    158.00-160.00     159.52
   13    452-478     470    145.50-151.00     147.13
   40    511-548     513    139.00-157.00     156.04
   14      610       610       125.00         125.00   Calves
   15      700       700       137.50         137.50   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      420       420       140.00         140.00
    8      488       488       140.00         140.00
    4      546       546       128.00         128.00
   11      563       563       139.00         139.00
    9      604       604       140.00         140.00
   12    708-732     718    120.00-124.00     121.70   Full

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      540       540       130.00         130.00

   Slaughter Cows:      
       Percent Lean   Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking  75-80    1300-1600       50.00                                
Boning    80-85    1000-1300    47.50-50.00        55.00         42.50                        
Lean      85-90     900-1200       45.00                         42.50   

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2         
                        Low Dressing               1200 lbs   62.50      

Source:  USDA-TX Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Lana Hutto, Market Reporter, 806-356-5785
         amarillo.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/AM_LS126.txt
 
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