Georgia Cattle Auctions
TV_LS140
Thomasville, GA    Fri Aug 10, 2018     USDA-GA Dept of AG Market News

Georgia Cattle Auctions Daily Summary
Georgia Livestock Auctions that were held Thursday August 09, 2018

Cattle auctions at Calhoun (375), Greensboro (289) and Thomaston (N/S). 
Receipts Thursday 664, week ago 389, and year ago 853. Compared to one
week earlier, slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower, slaughter bulls 
mostly steady, feeder steers lightly tested, feeder heifers steady 
to 1.00 higher, feeder bulls and bull calves mostly steady, steer 
calves and heifer calves steady, replacement cows mostly steady.

Slaughter cows 16 percent; slaughter bulls 3 percent; and feeders 81 
percent. In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 20 percent 
of the run; heifers 26 percent; bulls 37 percent and replacement cows 
17 percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled around 7 percent.

             Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1530-1850  1682     45.00-50.00       47.45 Low Dressing

              Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   980-1270  1179     58.00-60.00       59.21
  1015-1385  1194     50.00-56.00       52.33 Low Dressing
  1435-1675  1516     50.00-52.00       50.88 Low Dressing

              Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1000-1110  1066     48.00-55.00       50.29
   835-1175   996     40.00-47.00       43.05 Low Dressing
 
              Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1            
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  
  1240-1355  1283     68.00-75.00       72.75 Low Dressing
  1550-1990  1717     74.00-75.00       74.39 Low Dressing

         Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   455-495    482    152.50-154.00      152.97
   505-545    530    150.00-154.00      151.20
   555-595    580    145.00-153.00      148.26
   605-645    632    140.00-145.00      141.60

         Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   455-495    475    142.50-150.00      147.01
   510-545    532    135.00-145.00      140.80
   680-687    686    126.00-127.50      127.25

         Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   305-345    320    160.00-165.00      163.02
   455-495    475    132.50-140.00      136.56

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   455-465    462    130.00-136.00      133.36
   505-545    531    127.00-133.00      129.80
   550-595    572    124.00-130.00      126.37
   600-645    625    123.00-124.00      123.66
   660-690    675    115.00-117.00      116.01

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   320-345    333    132.00-137.00      134.69
   355-380    363    130.00-133.00      131.70
   435-445    438    121.00-128.00      124.64
   500-545    515    118.00-122.00      120.35
   555-595    576    116.00-120.00      118.76
  
           Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   255-270    262    130.00-132.00      130.66
   320-335    326    120.00-129.00      124.73
   355-370    363    110.00-118.00      113.36

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   455-480    472    140.00-146.00      142.00
   500-545    521    135.00-143.00      138.09
   555-590    572    128.00-135.00      131.22
   600-645    619    127.00-130.00      129.02
   660-675    670    124.00-129.00      126.29
   700-740    720    115.00-122.00      116.97
   
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   255-290    272    158.00-162.50      160.12
   355-380    365    155.00-156.00      155.50
   410-445    427    136.00-146.00      140.27
   455-490    469    129.00-136.00      132.44
   500-545    529    125.00-130.00      127.87
   555-580    563    121.00-128.00      124.51
   600-645    615    118.00-120.00      118.70
   660-680    673    110.00-119.00      115.52

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   320-345    332    142.00-152.00      146.11
   355-380    365    134.00-144.00      139.66
   400-445    424    124.00-134.00      128.79
   455-480    469    118.00-127.00      121.35
   500-545    520    110.00-120.00      115.38
   555-590    573    108.00-110.00      108.69

       Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Per Head                
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
   900-1075     994    660.00-790.00     731.95 4-6 Months Bred 
  1100-1170    1131    670.00-900.00     748.76 4-6 Months Bred 

      Cow Calf Pairs  Medium and Large 2-3              
   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
  1055-1080    1068    840.00-900.00     869.65                 
  1250-1270    1260   1000.00-1075.00   1037.20                 

Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
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