Saluda Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
CO_LS753
Columbia, SC      Mon Oct 22, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda County Stockyards, Inc., Saluda, SC
Weighted Average Report for Monday Oct 22, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  786      Last week: 689         Last year: 676

Compared to last week all classes of feeder cattle were steady. Slaughter 
cows and bulls were steady. Average offering of average to plain quality 
cattle with active buyer participation. Light demand for cattle with 
excessive hair and early maturing cattle.
 
Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 5 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 83 
percent.  The feeder supply included 33 percent steers, 41 percent 
heifers, and 25 percent bulls. Near 18 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs. *** This report reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a 
USDA grade, weight and sex on this sale date. This report does not 
represent all animals at the sale on this date. ***

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    260-295    269    165.00-175.00     169.20
    8    300-335    319    165.00-175.00     169.31
    9    350-390    366    160.00-172.50     166.57
   11    500-535    519    140.00-150.00     146.20
    5    555-570    564    139.00-142.00     141.01
    3    600-620    612    135.00-140.00     137.66
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    275-295    287    135.00-145.00     138.37
    7    315-345    329    130.00-140.00     136.42
   17    350-395    372    130.00-140.00     134.02
   10    410-445    434    125.00-135.00     128.01
    4    455-470    461    120.00-125.00     123.10
    3    515-545    527    117.00-120.00     118.97
    2    625-635    630    115.00-119.00     117.02
                             Medium 2
    3    255-280    267    150.00-160.00     154.91
    6    325-345    334    150.00-160.00     156.30
   10    350-395    381    147.50-157.00     153.22
    7    410-445    427    140.00-145.00     143.17
    8    455-495    473    130.00-140.00     134.16
    7    500-540    519    128.00-135.00     132.72
    6    555-580    563    125.00-135.00     131.35
    7    605-645    621    125.00-133.00     129.45
    5    650-695    666    118.00-125.00     121.40
    3    730-745    738    115.00-116.00     115.33
    3    770-795    778    115.00-117.00     115.66
    2    810-820    815    116.00-117.00     116.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    320-330    325    147.50-152.50     149.96
    3    355-370    362    145.00-150.00     147.47
   16    400-445    423    130.00-141.00     135.41
   18    450-495    470    124.00-132.00     127.68
   22    510-545    531    120.00-127.00     123.02
    9    555-585    573    118.00-122.00     118.99
   15    600-645    620    115.00-122.00     117.72
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    330-335    333    120.00-125.00     123.33
    2    385-385    385    120.00-125.00     122.50
    4    420-445    430    110.00-115.00     113.78
    5    450-490    466    110.00-113.00     111.62
    2    520-520    520       110.00         110.00
    6    555-590    576    107.50-110.00     109.60
                             Medium 2
    3    315-345    333    130.00-140.00     134.88
    9    350-390    378    130.00-140.00     135.82
   15    400-445    428    120.00-125.00     123.57
   18    455-490    473    115.00-121.00     118.99
   13    500-535    518    112.00-117.00     114.74
    5    560-585    577    112.00-116.00     114.60
   11    605-645    627    110.00-114.00     112.55
    6    650-695    668    105.00-113.00     108.99
    2    725-735    730    106.00-108.00     107.01
    2    755-755    755    106.00-109.00     107.50
    2    840-845    843     95.00-96.00       95.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    400-435    413    150.00-157.50     153.99
   11    450-490    457    140.00-151.00     146.85
    8    500-545    519    125.00-130.00     126.24
    8    550-585    564    120.00-126.00     123.09
    6    600-635    613    119.00-123.00     120.65
                             Small 1 - 2
   11    410-445    435    120.00-130.00     127.89
   11    455-495    479    118.00-124.00     121.22
    5    510-545    526    110.00-115.00     112.15
                             Medium 2
   12    405-445    423    135.00-145.00     140.00
   16    450-495    476    129.00-135.00     130.97
    4    515-535    525    120.00-123.00     121.24
    4    575-590    583    115.00-117.00     115.75
    4    605-645    630    112.00-115.00     113.73
    7    650-680    660    112.00-116.00     114.15
    2    725-735    730    112.00-114.00     112.99
    2    835-840    838     93.00-98.00       95.49

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1005-1010  1008    570.00-630.00     600.07   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred
    5   1030-1190  1126    600.00-730.00     638.55   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    5   1235-1290  1267    680.00-790.00     722.64   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Medium 2 Middle Aged
    3    995-1015  1003    600.00-690.00     633.67   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    2    775-885    830    600.00-740.00     674.64   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Small 2 Young
    3    720-880    778    420.00-540.00     499.85   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Small 2 Middle Aged
    2    820-835    828    520.00-540.00     530.09   Per Head  1-3 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   29   1020-1390  1211     44.00-52.00       47.73
    9    925-1315  1161     34.00-42.00       39.58   Low Dressing
    4   1445-1465  1450     44.00-49.00       46.50
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    830-965    875     44.00-48.00       46.06
    4    835-990    924     27.00-40.00       33.60   Low Dressing

Cow/Calf Pairs; [4] medium and large 1-2 775-1490 lbs young to middle age 
cows with 110-285 lbs calves 610.00-1330.00 per pair.

Goats Receipts: [39] Last Week: [51] Slaughter and replacement classes 
sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated: Kids: Sel 1 under 20 
lbs 35.00-50.00, 20-40 lbs 55.00-70.00, 40-60 lbs 92.50-95.00.
Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 65.00-95.00, 70-100 lbs 105.00-117.50. Sel 
2 50-70 lbs 50.00-57.50, 70-100 lbs 75.00-85.00. Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 
70-100 lbs 117.50-120.00, 100-150 lbs one @ 150.00. 

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    795-855    810    450.00-590.00     549.05   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1420-1495  1458     76.00-79.00       77.54
    2   1390-1445  1418     68.00-73.00       70.45   Low Dressing
    5   1535-2115  1809     76.00-84.00       79.72
    2   1500-2060  1780     72.00-73.00       72.58   Low Dressing

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert  Eaton 919-707-3218 
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