Chesnee Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Tues)
CO_LS754
Columbia, SC      Tue Sep 25, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Chesnee Livestock Market, Chesnee, SC
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Sep 25, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  407     Last week: n/s      Last year: 292  

Compared to two weeks ago all classes of feeder cattle were unevenly 
steady. Slaughter cows and bulls were steady to 2.00 lower. Average 
offering of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer 
participation. Light demand for cattle with excessive hair and early 
maturing cattle.

Slaughter cows made up 6 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 4 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 87 
percent.  The feeder supply included 25 percent steers, 41 percent 
heifers, and 34 percent bulls. Near 12 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
    2    275-275    275    177.50-185.00     181.25
    5    325-340    334    164.00-175.00     168.34
    4    350-385    361    155.00-165.00     159.79
    6    400-430    417    150.00-160.00     155.55
    2    455-475    465    148.00-153.00     150.55
    2    605-640    623    135.00-139.00     137.06
    2    675-685    680    125.00-127.00     126.01
    2    720-720    720    122.00-127.00     124.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    220-225    223    140.00-145.00     142.53
    2    385-390    388    125.00-130.00     127.48
                             Medium 2
    2    215-235    225    155.00-165.00     159.78
    2    285-285    285    155.00-160.00     157.50
    2    340-345    343    145.00-150.00     147.52
    4    370-395    385    140.00-150.00     146.27
    2    415-425    420    137.00-140.00     138.48
    2    450-480    465    138.00-144.00     140.90
    5    500-545    525    130.00-142.00     136.13
    3    555-590    573    125.00-130.00     127.96
                             Small 3
    2    315-335    325     55.00-57.50       56.21   Longhorn X
    3    400-440    422     41.00-51.00       45.55   Longhorn X
    2    510-510    510     40.00-41.00       40.50   Longhorn X
    2    550-570    560     37.00-38.00       37.51   Longhorn X

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    260-295    277    150.00-157.50     152.35
    3    305-325    317    145.00-150.00     147.65
    5    355-375    363    144.00-151.00     147.41
    7    400-440    417    130.00-139.00     134.95
    2    405-435    420    142.00-144.00     142.96   Fancy
   11    450-490    472    125.00-134.00     128.93
   11    500-540    520    118.00-126.00     122.09
    6    550-580    563    118.00-123.00     120.51
    2    605-640    623    117.00-123.00     119.92
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    275-295    288    120.00-130.00     125.00
    5    355-395    382    120.00-125.00     121.96
                             Medium 2
    3    280-295    290    135.00-140.00     138.39
    3    315-345    328    130.00-135.00     131.60
    5    360-390    376    130.00-140.00     135.53
    4    425-440    433    120.00-126.00     123.73
    7    450-490    474    114.00-120.00     116.90
    2    500-530    515    110.00-115.00     112.57
    5    560-595    577    112.00-115.00     113.99
    3    600-640    623    110.00-115.00     113.06
                             Small 3
    3    215-220    218     90.00-100.00      95.00   Longhorn X
    2    525-535    530     43.00-47.50       45.23   Longhorn X

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    405-440    422    153.00-160.00     156.37
    7    450-475    462    139.00-149.00     141.98
   21    500-545    522    130.00-141.00     134.71
   10    550-595    570    128.00-140.00     133.08
    8    600-645    620    120.00-132.00     124.54
    4    665-695    675    120.00-127.00     123.46
                             Medium 2
    5    410-445    434    144.00-149.00     146.88
    8    450-495    470    125.00-135.00     129.89
    7    520-545    536    118.00-125.00     121.14
    2    565-595    580    116.00-123.00     119.59
    2    725-730    728     94.00-96.00       95.00
                             Small 3
    3    505-545    528     42.00-52.00       45.87   Longhorn X

Bred Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    770-890    849    440.00-650.00     537.11   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred
    3    940-985    960    500.00-550.00     532.90   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9   1010-1235  1141     46.00-56.00       49.90
    4   1085-1295  1178     41.00-45.00       43.01   Low Dressing
    2   1450-1490  1470     54.00-57.00       55.48

Goats Receipts: [75] Last Week: [n/s] Slaughter and replacement classes 
sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated: Kids: Sel 1 under 20 
lbs 30.0045.00, 20-40 lbs 60.00-85.00, 40-60 lbs 105.00-110.00, 60-80 lbs 
125.00-135.00. DoesNannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 70.00-110.00, 70-100 lbs 
125.00-140.00, 100-140 lbs 150.00-185.00. 

Hogs Receipts: [15] Last week: [n/s] Barrows & Gilts; us 1-3 250-300 lbs 
50.00-60.00. Sows; us 1-3 300-400 lbs 32.00-37.50. BBQ Shoats: us 1-3 
100-200 lbs 37.50-46.00.

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    700-870    790    360.00-480.00     442.42   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1590-1785  1710     79.00-85.00       82.57

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert  Eaton 919-707-3218 
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