SC Weekly Wtd Avg Auction Cattle Summary (Fri)
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Columbia, SC      Fri Oct 12, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda, Williamston, Chesnee, Chester, Darlington, Laurens, Orangeburg 
for the Week Ending Friday Oct 12, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  2914          Last week:  3388		Last year:  2161

Compared to last week, all classes of feeder cattle were unevenly steady, 
slaughter cows steady, slaughter bulls 3.00 lower.  Slaughter cows made 
up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement 
cows 9 percent, other cows 3 percent, and feeders 75 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 27 percent steers, 48 percent heifers, and 26 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 for this week. This report does not represent all animals at the 
sales for this week. ***

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    200-245    220    165.00-175.00      170.39
   10    250-295    270    160.00-175.00      169.68
   15    305-340    326    170.00-185.00      176.46
   24    350-395    372    160.00-177.00      167.43
   10    400-445    422    150.00-162.00      155.48
   11    455-495    475    147.00-157.00      152.28
   33    500-548    531    142.00-156.00      146.94
   19    550-595    573    140.00-153.00      145.32
   14    600-648    622    135.00-149.00      140.55
   20    650-695    672    125.00-138.00      131.85
   15    705-745    718    120.00-133.00      127.50
    5    755-770    762    120.00-130.00      123.60
                             Small 1 - 2
    9    305-345    332    130.00-147.50      139.00
   21    350-395    380    130.00-140.00      135.97
                             Medium 2
    6    250-295    272    150.00-162.50      154.63
   13    310-345    330    150.00-162.50      156.39
   24    350-395    374    145.00-160.00      151.35
   19    405-440    428    134.00-145.00      137.56
   14    455-490    471    130.00-140.00      135.34
    8    500-540    517    134.00-140.00      137.39
    9    600-640    623    123.00-135.00      126.98
                             Medium and Large 3
    7    250-295    272    110.00-120.00      117.14
    6    300-345    322    110.00-120.00      116.37

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    250-295    277    145.00-154.00      149.14
    8    300-345    319    140.00-153.00      147.13
   23    350-395    375    135.00-147.50      141.04
   49    400-445    420    130.00-142.00      135.18
   48    450-495    469    124.00-137.50      129.17
   87    500-545    525    122.00-135.00      124.86
   58    550-595    572    119.00-131.00      123.66
   20    600-640    614    116.00-127.50      119.27
    9    650-685    664    114.00-122.00      117.78
    5    700-740    714    114.00-118.00      116.40
    5    750-785    766    106.00-112.50      108.77
                             Small 1 - 2
    7    305-345    331    115.00-125.00      119.94
   14    350-395    377    113.00-122.50      117.81
    8    400-445    424    110.00-115.00      113.00
   14    455-490    471    110.00-117.00      113.42
                             Medium 2
    5    265-295    283    130.00-144.00      135.94
   14    300-345    324    127.00-140.00      132.42
   25    350-395    370    120.00-133.00      126.69
   50    400-445    428    117.00-129.00      123.00
   47    450-495    476    114.00-124.00      119.19
   47    500-545    521    110.00-121.00      115.70
   24    550-595    573    110.00-116.00      112.68
   14    600-645    614    109.00-114.00      110.45
    6    655-695    673    105.00-114.00      109.66
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    260-270    265    100.00-110.00      106.26

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    400-445    417    145.00-160.00      151.68
    7    450-485    465    141.00-150.00      145.64
   37    500-545    517    125.00-135.00      129.94
   36    550-595    565    120.00-131.00      125.62
   15    600-640    616    122.00-130.00      125.71
   10    650-695    667    118.00-126.00      123.29
    8    700-730    712    110.00-118.00      113.48
                             Small 1 - 2
   13    405-445    429    119.00-130.00      123.95
   13    455-490    472    116.00-125.00      120.21
   10    500-545    524    109.00-119.00      113.74
                             Medium 2
   24    400-440    425    130.00-145.00      136.93
   39    450-495    470    127.00-140.00      133.59
   21    500-545    525    116.00-126.00      123.12
    7    500-535    517    108.00-111.00      109.71  Thin
   19    550-595    574    110.00-120.00      115.75
   13    605-645    619    112.00-120.00      115.29
    7    700-735    715    100.00-107.00      103.43
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    405-445    429    102.00-107.00      105.02
    6    450-495    463    102.50-110.00      105.86
    5    505-535    524    102.00-109.00      103.89

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1220-1440  1295   1000.00-1375.00    1164.48   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    7   1225-1460  1307   1075.00-1375.00    1194.73   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    6   1045-1155  1090    630.00-875.00     762.35   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    5   1025-1170  1090    620.00-845.00     747.28   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    6    700-825    753    545.00-660.00     613.11   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
                            Small 2 Middle Aged
    5    915-990    951    400.00-550.00     473.01   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1315-1380  1354     42.00-47.00       45.58 Low Dressing
    8   1510-1930  1688     49.00-56.00       51.77
   12   1405-1600  1500     42.00-48.00       45.25 Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   38   1045-1365  1214     49.00-62.00       52.66
   50    965-1385  1173     40.00-49.00       44.02 Low Dressing
    9   1415-1970  1602     41.00-46.00       44.45 Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    6    720-785    767     32.00-42.00       35.47 Low Dressing
   13    820-1290   994     44.00-51.00       47.97
   37    815-1395   986     30.00-44.00       37.38 Low Dressing

   Cow/Calf Pairs: [64] Medium and Large 1-2 940-1340 lbs Young to 
Middle Age cows with 200-500 lbs calves 850.00-1250.00 per pair.  Small 
to Medium 1-2 695-1110 lbs Young to Middle Age cows with 120-430 lbs 
calves 600.00-1125.00 per pair.

   Goats: [326]  Week Ago: [332].  Reported Monday to Wednesday. 
Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights 
are estimated.  Kids:  Sel 1 Under 20 lbs 30.00-55.00, 20-40 lbs 30.00-
85.00, 40-60 lbs 50.00-130.00, 60-80 lbs 65.00-150.00; Sel 2 Under 20 lbs 
32.50-35.00, 20-40 lbs 45.00-55.00, 40-60 lbs 65.00-85.00. Wethers: 
Slaughter 1 and 2 80-100 lbs 120.00-157.50, 100-150 lbs one @ 225.00.  
Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 65.00-135.00, 70-100 lbs 105.00-160.00, 
100-140 lbs 130.00-195.00, 140-180 lbs one @ 180.00; Sel 2 50-70 lbs 
40.00-50.00, 70-100 lbs 105.00-120.00.  Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs 
115.00-145.00, 100-150 lbs 150.00-185.00, 150-250 lbs 190.00-235.00 and 
one @ 330.00; Sel 2 100-150 lbs 135.00-145.00. 

   Hogs: Receipts:  [346]  Week Ago: [340].  Reported Monday to 
Wednesday.  Barrows and Gilts: US 1-3 200-250 lbs 40.00-65.00, 250-300 
lbs 40.00-62.50, 300-350 lbs few @ 40.00.  Sows: US 1-3 300-400 lbs 
19.00-52.00, 400-450 lbs 22.00-61.00, 450-500 lbs 20.00-52.500, 500-600 
lbs 20.00-51.00.  Boars: Over 300 lbs 3.00-22.50.  BBQ Shoats: US 1-3 
100-200 lbs 17.50-65.00.  Feeder Pigs: US 1-3 Under 100 lbs 5.00-50.00 
per head.

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8   1025-1150  1099    855.00-985.00     918.46   Per Head
                            Medium 2 Young
    7    915-1085   986    603.00-835.00     725.24   Per Head
                            Medium 2 Middle Aged
    6    940-1080  1005    404.00-569.00     478.55   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    7    710-870    802    650.00-777.00     729.07   Per Head
    5    910-945    917    835.00-895.00     882.63   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    8    680-870    776    301.00-462.00     361.36   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13   1065-1475  1311     72.00-83.00       76.83
   14   1050-1490  1195     55.00-71.00       63.91 Low Dressing
   10   1605-2130  1871     75.00-86.00       78.41
    7   1505-2120  1724     60.00-71.00       65.16 Low Dressing

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
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