Sweetwater Cattle Auction
NV_LS152
Nashville, TN      Wed Sep 13, 2017     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

East TN Livestock Center, Sweetwater, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Sep 13, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  370          Last week: 560         Last year: 733

Compared to the same sale one week ago, all classes of feeder cattle
were 5.00-7.00 higher. Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls were mostly
steady.

Feeders: 293 Slaughter: 66 Replacements: 11
 
Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
and feeders 80 percent.  The feeder supply included 35 percent steers, 35 
percent heifers, and 30 percent bulls. Near 55 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    335-335    335       165.00         165.00
    1    440-440    440       150.00         150.00
    2    520-520    520       139.50         139.50
    3    555-595    568    136.00-141.00     139.02
    3    600-625    610    143.00-145.00     143.99
    9    650-668    656    139.00-141.00     139.56
    1    815-815    815       118.00         118.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    553-553    553       129.00         129.00
                             Holstein Large 3
   60    850-850    850        93.00          93.00   Value Added

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    245-245    245       138.00         138.00
    1    285-285    285       126.00         126.00
    1    325-325    325       126.00         126.00
    3    355-355    355       137.00         137.00
    2    430-445    438    138.00-141.00     139.47
   11    462-485    470    125.00-133.50     131.34
   11    500-540    518    128.00-134.00     131.09
   18    550-590    577    127.00-132.00     129.05
    8    600-625    612    121.00-130.00     126.61
    3    650-685    667    122.00-125.00     123.69
    1    720-720    720       106.00         106.00
    2    760-780    770    105.00-111.00     107.96
    1    815-815    815       111.00         111.00
    2    865-880    873     97.00-101.00      98.98
    1    925-925    925       103.00         103.00
    1   1185-1185  1185        70.00          70.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    455-455    455       112.00         112.00
    3    515-530    523    113.00-122.00     116.37
    5    580-593    588    120.00-126.00     123.41
    4    684-684    684       112.00         112.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    465-465    465       103.00         103.00
    1    570-570    570       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    405-435    423    140.00-154.00     144.73
    4    465-475    471    129.00-138.00     131.74
    8    505-545    527    133.00-139.00     136.25
    9    560-595    573    124.00-136.00     130.88
   12    610-648    635    123.00-130.00     125.45
    3    660-685    672    123.00-128.00     125.32
    4    705-725    711    111.00-119.00     115.27
    3    750-765    755    104.00-114.00     109.53
    4    800-845    818    105.50-111.00     108.96
    2    860-860    860    107.50-110.00     108.75
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    520-520    520       102.50         102.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    385-385    385       140.00         140.00
    3    410-440    428    120.00-130.00     126.13
    1    465-465    465       120.00         120.00
    3    525-545    537    115.00-130.00     122.43
    1    590-590    590       123.00         123.00
    1    675-675    675       118.00         118.00
    2    700-705    703    107.00-109.00     108.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    490-490    490       108.00         108.00
    1    615-615    615       100.00         100.00
    1    695-695    695       100.00         100.00
    1    865-865    865        82.00          82.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1325-1325  1325        63.50          63.50
    5   1430-1675  1583     58.50-63.50       61.67
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    8    975-1360  1221     63.00-67.00       65.29
    1   1200-1200  1200        70.00          70.00   High Dressing
    2   1545-1555  1550     64.00-66.00       65.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    660-660    660        49.00          49.00   Low Dressing
   19    995-1330  1162     56.00-67.00       62.46
    2   1090-1125  1108     68.50-71.50       70.02   High Dressing
    4    920-1140  1044     45.00-55.00       49.91   Low Dressing
    3   1435-1490  1455     60.50-67.50       63.48
    3   1425-1480  1448     67.50-72.50       70.35   High Dressing
    2   1400-1495  1448     50.00-54.00       51.93   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1470-1470  1470        90.00          90.00
    5   1650-2115  1854     82.00-90.50       87.14

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC, 502-782-4139 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS152.txt