Knoxville Livestock Center Auction
NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed Jan 3, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jan 3, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  136          Last week: not reported         Last year: 438

No comparisons available due to holiday, however, market trends will be 
available next week.

Feeder: 99				Slaughter: 25			Replacement: 12
 
Slaughter cows made up 16 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 78 percent.  The feeder supply included 
24 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 36 percent bulls. Near 35 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    505-547    530    144.00-158.00     149.05
    2    580-585    583    139.00-140.00     139.50
    7    626-626    626       139.00         139.00
    1    695-695    695       135.00         135.00
    1    710-710    710       128.00         128.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    630-630    630       129.00         129.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    270-280    275    122.00-125.00     123.53
    3    353-353    353       128.00         128.00
    5    436-440    438    120.00-134.00     129.58
    3    465-485    473    122.00-127.00     124.96
    7    615-616    616    120.50-124.00     121.00
    3    662-670    665       105.00         105.00
    1    655-655    655        88.00          88.00   Full
    3    705-720    710    104.00-107.00     105.99
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    350-350    350       120.00         120.00
    1    525-525    525       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    380-380    380       150.00         150.00
    4    410-423    420    135.00-150.00     138.66
    4    455-460    456    150.00-155.00     153.12
    3    510-530    518    132.00-145.00     138.60
    1    515-515    515       125.00         125.00   Full
   12    550-587    571    133.00-144.00     134.65
    1    760-760    760       115.00         115.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1430-1430  1430       710.00         710.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
    1   1000-1000  1000       485.00         485.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    1    850-850    850       710.00         710.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    960-960    960       635.00         635.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs: Young medium and large frame #1 and 2 cow with calf weighing 200 
lbs. 1210.00, Mid-Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cow with calf weighing 
125 lbs. 1310.00; Mid-Aged medium and large frame #2 and 3 cow with calf 
weighing 150 lbs. 975.00.

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1015-1395  1232     51.50-59.50       54.61
    1   1135-1135  1135        65.00          65.00   High Dressing
    4   1010-1205  1143     42.00-48.50       44.67   Low Dressing
    4   1435-1495  1471     50.00-56.00       51.97
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1   1010-1010  1010        40.00          40.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1840-1840  1840        72.50          72.50

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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