Richmond Livestock Auction
SV_LS172
Frankfort, KY      Fri. Dec 14, 2018     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

BlueGrass Stockyards, Richmond, KY
Weighted Average Report for Friday Dec 14, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1121    Last week: 1771   For the week: 2628   Last year: 990 

Compared last week: Feeders steer and heifers sold 2.00 to 6.00 higher with 
instances of 10.00 higher with good demand. Yearling steers and heifers 3.00 to 
5.00 higher with good demand. Slaughter cows and bulls steady. 
	
18 replacement cattle, 30 slaughter cattle, 870 feeder cattle, 

Slaughter cows made up 5.0 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1.5 percent, 
replacement cows 4.0 percent, and feeders 90 percent.  The feeder supply 
included 60 percent bulls and steers, 40 percent heifers, Near 35 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.   
   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    350-400     396       160.00         160.00
   14    400-450     415    164.00-170.00     167.90
   14    450-500     472    145.00-153.00     149.02
   13    500-550     543    139.00-145.00     144.09
    8    500-550     508       159.00         159.00   Value Added
    2    550-600     567       133.00         133.00
    6    600-650     616    129.00-132.00     130.14
  169    600-650     630    138.00-154.75     153.16   Value Added
    4    650-700     681       125.00         125.00
    4    700-750     712    126.00-130.00     128.99
    1    750-800     790       132.00         132.00
    1    800-850     830       122.00         122.00
  134    800-850     824    149.10-153.40     151.16   Value Added
  113    850-900     875    148.75-150.40     149.58   Value Added
    1    900-950     945       125.00         125.00
   60    900-950     914       143.50         143.50   Value Added
    3    950-1000    965       120.00         120.00
    2   1000-1050   1020       123.00         123.00   Value Added
Groups of 20hd or more:
77hd 625 lbs 154.75 blk/charx/weaned
81hd 633 lbs 153.50 blk/charx/weaned
70hd 822 lbs 149.10 blk/fewcharx
64hd 826 lbs 153.40 blk/fancy
57hd 866 lbs 148.75 blk/charx
56hd 885 lbs 150.40 blk
60hd 914 lbs 143.50 blk/charx

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    500-550     505       119.00         119.00

                     Feeder Steers Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    500-550     542        94.00          94.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     345       125.00         125.00
   31    350-400     377    125.00-139.00     136.70
   12    400-450     418    126.00-137.00     129.53
    3    400-450     448       140.00         140.00   Fancy
   20    450-500     477    131.00-136.00     132.39
   17    500-550     529    115.00-122.00     116.51
   36    500-550     505    129.50-131.00     129.59   Fancy
   18    500-550     538    129.00-134.00     130.30   Value Added
   15    550-600     580    116.00-122.00     120.07
    5    600-650     622    110.00-118.00     113.19
    6    600-650     623       121.00         121.00   Value Added
   13    650-700     690    100.00-111.00     107.23
    5    650-700     665       123.00         123.00   Value Added
    2    700-750     700       100.00         100.00
    3    750-800     793       106.00         106.00
    3    800-850     821     90.00-99.00       93.07
    3    850-900     890       103.00         103.00
    1    900-950     905        99.00          99.00
    2    950-1000    980       104.00         104.00
Groups of 20hd or more:
22hd 380 lbs 139.00 blk/not weaned
34hd 504 lbs 129.50 blk/not weaned

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-400     372    109.00-114.00     111.48
    3    450-500     485    104.00-110.00     105.96
    2    500-550     510       125.00         125.00
    4    550-600     592     95.00-104.00     101.74
    2    600-650     635       110.00         110.00

                    Feeder Heifers Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    350-400     375       110.00         110.00
    2    400-450     400       105.00         105.00
    5    500-550     518     92.00-100.00      96.91

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    350-400     363    148.00-151.00     150.38
    8    350-400     355       171.00         171.00   Fancy
    5    400-450     430    143.00-151.00     149.34
    9    450-500     465    135.00-148.00     142.35
   22    450-500     456       157.00         157.00   Fancy
   14    500-550     517    134.00-146.00     143.36
   29    550-600     578    124.00-135.00     132.41
   11    600-650     620    108.00-116.00     114.05
   17    650-700     671    109.00-117.50     116.01
    8    700-750     741     92.00-113.00     107.72
    4    850-900     882       102.00         102.00
    1    950-1000    950        92.00          92.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     520       120.00         120.00

                      Feeder Bulls Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    550-600     590        90.00          90.00

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1165        37.50          37.50
    1    800-1200   1160        37.00          37.00   Low Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1348     40.50-41.00       40.76
    3   1200-1600   1478     46.00-49.00       47.33   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1005        40.50          40.50   High Dressing
    4   1200-1600   1395     42.00-45.00       42.96
    3   1200-1600   1375     46.00-48.50       47.40   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200   1117     26.50-28.00       27.18
    1   1200-1600   1275        33.00          33.00
    1   1200-1600   1210        37.00          37.00   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1000-1500   1312     50.00-58.00       52.82   Low Dressing
    5   1500-3000   1747     62.00-65.50       63.10

              Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1015       650.00         650.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1360      1075.00        1075.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1190       600.00         600.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1305       925.00         925.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred
    2   1200-1600   1485    625.00-725.00     678.20   7 - 9 Mos Bred

               Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1275       500.00         500.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred

Cows/Calves: young to aged 1050-1200 lbs. weak test. 

Baby Calves: 150.00-375.00 per hd. 

Stock Bulls: weak test.

***This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a USDA grade,
Weight and sex. This report does not reflect all animals sold on
the above date.***


Source:  Kentucky Dept Of Ag-USDA Market News Frankort,Ky.
         Travis Gabbard Marketing specialist
         24 Hour Market Report 800-327-6568 Ky.(502-564-6568)
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS172.txt