Carthage Livestock Auction
NV_LS144
Nashville, TN      Sat Mar 23, 2019     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Smith County Commission Co., Carthage, TN
Weighted Average Report for Saturday Mar 23, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  1595          Last week: 1584          Last year: 1191 

Compared to same sale last week, Slaughter cows 2.00 to 3.00 lower. Bulls 3.00 
lower. Steers and bulls 5.00 to 10.00 higher, instances 14.00 higher. Heifers 
steady to 4.00 lower.

Feeders 1228           Slaughter 134           Replacements 233

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 guide lines and therefore will not be included in the 
report. Prices are reported on a cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.


Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
and feeders 87 percent.  The feeder supply included 33 percent steers, 47 
percent heifers, and 20 percent bulls. Near 26 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    325-330    326    155.00-174.00     171.86
   45    364-382    380    160.00-180.00     177.87
    4    430-430    430       155.50         155.50
   22    455-495    458    159.00-168.00     166.93
   20    540-549    542    143.00-155.50     152.34
   46    534-546    543    160.00-166.00     163.16   Value Added
   30    563-563    563       161.00         161.00
   23    588-588    588    156.00-157.00     156.61   Value Added
   27    615-647    635    140.50-146.00     144.03
   34    688-688    688       145.25         145.25
   29    659-679    673    146.00-146.75     146.23   Value Added
    3    705-740    717       130.00         130.00
    1    755-755    755       125.00         125.00
   10    797-797    797       132.25         132.25   Value Added
    8    819-849    834    131.00-134.25     132.60   Value Added
    6    853-853    853       128.00         128.00
    2    928-928    928       123.00         123.00
    2   1105-1105  1105       105.00         105.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    303-303    303       160.00         160.00
    1    385-385    385       145.00         145.00
    2    593-593    593       143.00         143.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    310-340    325    139.00-152.50     149.68
   44    374-396    378    139.00-149.00     147.77
   10    414-414    414       145.50         145.50   Value Added
   57    455-461    460    132.50-136.50     135.81
   82    453-493    479    145.00-147.75     146.66   Value Added
   37    535-541    536    135.00-138.50     137.85
   41    582-597    591    124.00-134.00     127.84
   35    566-569    568    138.50-139.25     139.12   Value Added
   21    624-643    631    125.00-130.00     128.06
   59    669-690    685    115.00-127.00     121.91
    3    753-753    753       111.00         111.00   Value Added
    5    879-879    879       101.50         101.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    9    300-349    344    127.00-134.00     133.32
   12    358-390    361    125.00-140.00     138.65
   21    421-425    423    129.00-139.00     135.21
    2    453-453    453       120.00         120.00
   15    505-540    530    121.00-133.00     131.32
    6    760-766    765    100.00-110.00     108.34

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    408-408    408       173.00         173.00
   46    458-459    458    149.00-163.00     158.73
   27    524-530    524    140.00-146.50     146.26
   36    555-581    576    133.50-148.00     140.65
   30    660-680    661    123.00-129.00     128.59
   11    703-743    729    115.00-123.00     118.07
    6    893-893    893        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
   11    419-431    423    140.00-146.00     143.78
    4    489-489    489       121.00         121.00
   14    508-508    508       130.00         130.00
    8    598-598    598       136.00         136.00
    2    628-628    628       119.00         119.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1220-1395  1305     53.00-57.00       55.04
    6   1400-1725  1543     52.00-60.00       56.48
    1   1550-1550  1550        62.00          62.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    5    840-885    867     52.00-60.00       55.43
    1    850-850    850        52.00          52.00   Low Dressing
   42    905-1370  1153     52.00-60.00       56.01
    8   1025-1395  1169     62.00-65.00       63.24   High Dressing
    9   1010-1355  1100     48.00-51.00       49.73   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    650-785    739     45.00-47.00       46.30
    2    710-770    740     32.00-37.00       34.60   Low Dressing
   34    800-1225  1010     42.00-50.00       46.00
   17    810-1310  1001     26.00-40.00       37.06   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1460-1465  1463     71.00-75.00       73.00
    3   1150-1405  1282     54.00-62.00       58.88   Low Dressing
   11   1505-2330  1840     65.00-77.00       73.19
    3   2045-2075  2057     78.00-85.00       81.32   High Dressing

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