South Carolina Livestock Thursday Auctions
CO_LS144
Columbia, SC      Tue Sep 25, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

LowCountry Livestock Exchange, Darlington, SC
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Sep 25, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  353          Last week: closed due to hazardous weather conditions    Last year:  323

Slaughter cows made up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, replacement cows 1 percent, other cows 7 percent,
and feeders 81 percent.  The feeder supply included 34 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 22 percent bulls. Near 14 percent
of the run weighed over 600 lbs. ***This report reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight and sex
on this sale date. This report does not represent all animals at the sale on this date.***

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    255-270    263    160.00-175.00     168.48
    4    300-345    323    165.00-175.00     169.83
   13    355-395    377    150.00-167.50     159.78
    1    410-410    410       150.00         150.00
    6    465-495    474    150.00-158.50     155.00
    3    510-535    527    140.00-148.00     144.28
    2    555-590    573    130.00-140.00     135.15
    1    630-630    630       135.00         135.00
    1    715-715    715       136.00         136.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    305-345    325    140.00-150.00     144.69
    2    410-430    420    135.00-140.00     137.44
                             Medium 2
    1    205-205    205       120.00         120.00
    5    315-345    331    100.00-110.00     103.53
    5    350-395    375    102.50-115.00     107.45
    1    560-560    560       124.00         124.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    315-320    317     85.00-95.00       90.64
    6    360-395    383     70.00-97.50       85.23
    1    450-450    450        97.50          97.50
                             Small 3
    1    290-290    290        95.00          95.00
    1    345-345    345       100.00         100.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    9    519-519    519        67.00          67.00
    1    710-710    710        60.00          60.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    280-280    280       150.00         150.00
    4    305-345    324    130.00-149.00     144.04
    7    350-395    378    130.00-146.00     138.74
    8    400-445    427    130.00-138.00     134.47
    7    450-495    476    127.00-138.00     129.89
   12    500-545    521    122.00-132.00     126.58
   12    565-580    570    120.00-130.00     127.51
    2    600-605    603    124.00-126.00     125.00
    1    690-690    690       118.00         118.00
    3    710-733    725    110.00-118.00     115.39
    1    810-810    810        92.00          92.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    235-235    235       130.00         130.00
    1    325-325    325       117.50         117.50
    1    445-445    445       125.00         125.00
                             Medium 2
    2    365-395    380    110.00-117.50     113.90
    3    415-445    430    100.00-112.50     104.02
    3    455-485    475    107.50-115.00     110.05
    4    510-535    524    100.00-120.00     112.58
    1    550-550    550       119.00         119.00
    2    610-630    620    105.00-107.50     106.23
    2    690-695    693    101.00-111.00     105.98
    1    740-740    740       105.00         105.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    315-335    325     80.00-87.50       83.63
    2    355-390    373     62.50-87.50       74.41
    4    455-485    473     75.00-100.00      91.46
    1    515-515    515        75.00          75.00
    1    670-670    670        89.00          89.00
    2    710-740    725     80.00-92.00       86.12
                             Small 3
    1    230-230    230        87.50          87.50
    1    265-265    265       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    410-445    424    135.00-148.00     141.02
    1    405-405    405       155.00         155.00   Fancy
    5    470-490    481    130.00-140.00     136.63
    1    490-490    490       152.50         152.50   Fancy
    5    510-545    534    120.00-139.00     130.09
    4    550-595    566    127.00-139.00     131.68
    5    610-645    626    125.00-130.00     126.78
    3    650-665    658    117.50-124.00     121.15
                             Medium 2
    1    440-440    440       112.00         112.00
    1    515-515    515       120.00         120.00
    2    615-635    625    107.00-110.00     108.52
    1    655-655    655       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    410-445    424     85.00-100.00      89.60
    1    455-455    455        92.50          92.50
    1    525-525    525        90.00          90.00
    1    560-560    560        80.00          80.00
    1    770-770    770        66.00          66.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1725-1725  1725        50.00          50.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2    860-890    875     49.00-50.00       49.49
    6    920-1240  1124     49.00-53.00       50.30
   11    900-1340  1111     35.00-48.00       43.75   Low Dressing
    1   1520-1520  1520        47.00          47.00
    4   1415-1590  1510     45.00-47.00       45.72   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1   1325-1325  1325        32.00          32.00   Low Dressing

  Cow/Calf Pairs: (3)  Medium and Large 1-2 975 lbs young age cow with 170 lbs calf 825.00 per pair. Small 1-2 665-830 lbs
young age cows with 240-375 lbs calves 575.00-975.00 per pair. 

  Goats: (145) Week Ago: no sale  Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated.
Kids: Sel 1 Under 20 lbs 50.00-75.00;  20-40 lbs 120.00-135.00; 40-60 lbs 140.00-180.00; 60-80 lbs 185.00-200.00; 80-100 lbs 200.00-250.00.
Sel 2  20-40 lbs 70.00-110.00; 40-60 lbs 95.00-115.00. Sel 3 20-40 lbs 40.00-65.00. Does/Nannies:  Sel 1 50-70 lbs 130.00-150.00.
Sel 2 50-70 lbs 89.00-120.00. Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs 150.00-180.00; 100-150 lbs 195.00-210.00; 150-250 lbs 240.00-260.00.
Sel 2 70-100 lbs 120.00-130.00.
  
   Hogs: (107) Week Ago:  no sale  Barrows and Gilts US 1-3 200-250 lbs  35.00-59.00; 250-300 lbs 41.00-53.00. Sows  US 1-3 300-400 lbs 40.00-51.00;
400-450 lbs 42.00-49.00; 450-500 lbs one at 35.00; 500-600 lbs 35.00-50.00; 600 lbs and up 25.00-35.00. Boars 200-300 lbs one at 19.00.
BBQ Shoats US 1-3 100-200 lbs 21.00-47.00. Feeder pigs US 1-3 under 100 lbs 25.00-45.00 per head.

   Sheep: (42) Ewes and Rams 40.00-200.00 per head.

   Baby Calves (35) 15.00-50.00 per head
   
Other Cows                  Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1205  1203    650.00-744.00     696.90   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
    3    960-1135  1055    544.00-823.00     668.35   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2    950-990    970    445.00-446.00     445.49   Per Head
                            Medium 2 Middle Aged
    1    995-995    995       417.00         417.00   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    3    865-885    875    477.00-525.00     498.27   Per Head
                            Small 3 Young
    4    745-850    814    283.00-387.00     340.02   Per Head
                            Small 3 Middle Aged
    2    655-830    743    229.00-307.00     272.60   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1465-1480  1473     75.00-79.00       77.01
    1   1020-1020  1020        58.00          58.00   Low Dressing
    1   1600-1600  1600        75.00          75.00

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        803-737-4671 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS144.txt