Lexington Livestock Auction (Mon)
LG_LS140
Frankfort, KY    Mon Mar 20, 2017    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Lexington Auction
Weighted Average Report for 03/20/2017
 
Receipts:  952    Last Week:  714    Year Ago:  n/a

**Lexington Monday sale held at Mt. Sterling yards while new yards is under construction**

Compared to last Monday steer calves sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher with very good demand for weaned 
or thin-fleshed middleweights.  Heifer calves sold 3.00 to 10.00 higher with 300-500 lbs fully 
5.00 to 10.00 higher with very good demand.  Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold steady with 
good demand. 

39 replacement cattle, 87 slaughter cattle, and 826 feeder cattle.  Today's supply included
52.1 percent that weighed over 600 lbs. 21.4 percent steers and 10.6 percent bull calves 
and 45.0 percent heifers. 71 slaughter cows with 96 percent going to slaughter.  
16 head of slaughter bulls with 96 percent going to slaughter.     
                 
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    300-350     314    165.00-175.00     172.03
    8    300-350     325    180.00-192.50     186.35   Fancy
    4    350-400     356    170.00-175.00     171.30
    4    350-400     374    182.50-187.50     186.30   Fancy
    3    400-450     436    143.00-150.00     145.22
   27    400-450     425    157.50-172.50     162.86   Value Added
    7    450-500     479    140.00-150.00     144.78
   14    450-500     469    154.00-167.50     156.11   Value Added
    4    500-550     531    137.00-138.00     137.24
    3    500-550     505    145.00-150.00     146.65   Value Added
    7    550-600     570    135.00-141.00     137.14
    2    550-600     555       148.00         148.00   Value Added
    4    600-650     636    126.00-128.00     126.50
   10    600-650     620    132.00-137.50     136.07   Value Added
    3    650-700     652    126.00-131.00     129.32
    1    700-750     710       126.00         126.00   Value Added
    2    750-800     772       119.00         119.00
    2    750-800     765       124.00         124.00   Value Added
    2    800-850     830       118.00         118.00
   65    800-850     808       130.50         130.50   Fancy
Groups of 20 head or more:
65 head 808 lbs 130.50 Mostly Blk Fancy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     280       150.00         150.00
    1    350-400     365       160.00         160.00
    1    550-600     560       122.00         122.00
    1    600-650     615       111.00         111.00
    1    650-700     675       123.00         123.00
    1    700-750     735       115.00         115.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    600-650     610       129.00         129.00

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    350-400     360        99.00          99.00
    7    400-450     440        89.00          89.00
   14    450-500     476        93.00          93.00
   67    600-650     603        90.00          90.00
Groups of 20 head or more:
67 head 603 lbs 90.00 

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     240       157.50         157.50   Fancy
    1    250-300     275       142.50         142.50
    3    250-300     288       160.00         160.00   Fancy
    5    300-350     318    130.00-135.00     133.91
    5    300-350     304    145.00-159.00     151.68   Fancy
    1    300-350     340       167.50         167.50   Value Added
    7    350-400     359    149.00-160.00     155.20   Fancy
    4    400-450     410    130.00-135.00     131.80
   13    400-450     429    142.00-157.50     144.91   Value Added
   17    450-500     479    125.00-132.50     127.91
   21    450-500     465    138.00-155.00     143.42   Value Added
   14    500-550     530    118.00-124.00     122.06
   20    500-550     519    124.00-135.50     132.61   Value Added
   11    550-600     572    116.00-123.00     120.76
   15    550-600     570    123.00-132.00     126.55   Value Added
    5    600-650     611    106.00-115.00     109.85
   88    600-650     616       132.85         132.85   Thin Fleshed
   22    600-650     625    118.00-126.00     123.64   Value Added
    2    650-700     670    107.00-113.00     109.98
   79    650-700     695    118.00-123.95     123.44   Value Added
    6    700-750     727    112.00-116.50     115.77   Value Added
    1    750-800     770       109.00         109.00   Value Added
    2    800-850     805        93.00          93.00
    2    800-850     802     86.00-88.00       87.00   Fleshy
    1    900-950     935       106.00         106.00
Groups of 20 head or more:
88 head 616 lbs 132.85 Mixed Thin-Fleshed
72 head 697 lbs 123.95 Blk Chax Value-Added

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     342    122.00-130.00     125.97
    3    350-400     388    124.00-125.00     124.33
    8    400-450     437    116.00-127.50     121.97
    3    450-500     486    125.00-128.00     126.02
    5    500-550     524    110.00-117.00     114.45
    6    550-600     588    112.00-120.00     114.83
    4    700-750     714     94.00-96.00       95.00
    2    750-800     772     94.00-97.00       95.46
    1    900-950     935        75.00          75.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    400-450     420    110.00-133.00     121.91
    7    500-550     535    118.00-120.00     119.17
    1    550-600     590       116.00         116.00
    1    650-700     660       103.00         103.00
    1    700-750     705       105.00         105.00
    1    750-800     790        96.00          96.00

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    450-500     495       105.00         105.00
    1    550-600     585       102.00         102.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     210       150.00         150.00
    1    250-300     290       152.50         152.50
    1    250-300     270       165.00         165.00   Fancy
    1    300-350     315       155.00         155.00
    2    300-350     307       180.00         180.00   Fancy
    1    350-400     355       162.50         162.50
    3    400-450     420    146.00-150.00     148.67   Fancy
    1    400-450     430       157.50         157.50   Value Added
    4    450-500     495    132.00-138.00     135.76
    3    450-500     451       147.50         147.50   Fancy
    3    500-550     517    132.00-135.00     133.01
   10    500-550     521    138.00-149.00     143.18   Fancy
   17    550-600     572    132.00-138.00     134.75
    1    550-600     555       139.00         139.00   Fancy
    2    600-650     622       127.00         127.00
    3    600-650     603       129.00         129.00   Fancy
    3    650-700     687    123.00-124.00     123.34
    7    650-700     661       127.00         127.00   Fancy
    2    700-750     740    108.00-122.00     114.95
    1    800-850     840       114.00         114.00
    2    850-900     868    103.00-109.00     105.94

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     275       140.00         140.00
    1    350-400     380       142.50         142.50
    1    400-450     440       139.00         139.00
    3    450-500     468    117.00-130.00     121.26
    1    550-600     585       117.00         117.00
    1    700-750     730        97.00          97.00
    2    800-850     842        85.00          85.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     500       120.00         120.00
    5    550-600     571    118.00-127.00     121.61
    1    650-700     685       124.00         124.00
    1    700-750     725       117.00         117.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     290       110.00         110.00
    1    400-450     445       127.50         127.50
    1    450-500     480       119.00         119.00
    3    500-550     522    110.00-113.00     110.97

                   Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1078     64.00-65.00       64.46
    5   1200-1600   1292     63.00-66.00       64.62
    3   1200-1600   1392     66.50-73.00       70.12   High Dressing
    1   1600-2000   1650        68.00          68.00   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    800-1200   1083     62.00-64.00       63.12
    7    800-1200   1139     67.00-71.50       69.50   High Dressing
    2    800-1200   1168     47.00-54.00       50.52   Low Dressing
    7   1200-1600   1260     62.50-66.50       65.28
   13   1200-1600   1170     67.50-74.00       70.99   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    700-800     730        59.00          59.00
    2    700-800     730     41.00-43.50       42.27   Low Dressing
   10    800-1200    993     57.00-64.00       60.47
    6    800-1200   1049     64.50-68.00       65.82   High Dressing
    3    800-1200    885     47.00-57.00       53.52   Low Dressing
    3   1200-1600   1283     64.50-72.00       67.47   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1000-1500   1310     81.50-84.00       82.88
    2   1000-1500   1410     86.00-87.50       86.71   High Dressing
    1   1500-3000   1725        80.50          80.50
    8   1500-3000   1719     86.00-92.50       90.71   High Dressing


              Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    800-1200    958     76.00-88.00       82.97

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1095   1025.00-1150.00   1087.79   7-9 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1330       950.00         950.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1045       885.00         885.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    965       560.00         560.00   4-6 Mos Bred

               Bred Cows Small and Medium 2-3 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    880       610.00         610.00   1-3 Mos Bred

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1130   1300.00-1525.00   1410.51

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1150      1150.00        1150.00
    3   1200-1600   1302   1275.00-1435.00   1327.65

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1020       950.00         950.00

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1042    850.00-925.00     891.73
    1   1200-1600   1240       975.00         975.00

Source:  USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Bill Holleran, Market Reporter
         Jodee Inman, OIC  502-782-4139
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LG_LS140.txt
 
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