Saluda Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
CO_LS753
Columbia, SC      Mon Feb 11, 2019     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda County Stockyards, Inc., Saluda, SC
Weighted Average Report for Monday Feb 11, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  573      Last week: 676       Last year: 416 

Compared to last week feeder cattle were 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Slaughter 
cows and bulls were 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Average offering of average 
quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 
percent, replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 86 
percent.  The feeder supply included 31 percent steers, 42 percent 
heifers, and 27 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    260-295    282    185.00-190.00     188.28
    4    300-345    320    170.00-180.00     175.70
    6    350-370    358    170.00-180.00     174.14
   10    400-435    421    155.00-168.00     161.30
    7    450-460    454    152.50-165.00     159.98
    4    500-515    510    156.00-163.00     159.60
    8    555-585    569    143.00-154.00     147.96
    7    610-645    625    137.00-145.00     139.68
    7    704-740    718    120.00-129.00     125.04
    3    783-783    783       123.00         123.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    4    255-290    273    140.00-150.00     146.31
    2    300-330    315    145.00-150.00     147.38
   17    350-395    380    135.00-150.00     144.76
                             Medium 2
    3    260-295    277    167.50-175.00     170.95
    9    300-340    323    155.00-165.00     160.72
   22    350-395    380    155.00-165.00     159.19
    3    425-440    435    135.00-150.00     144.94
    3    525-540    530    130.00-140.00     134.95
    4    555-590    569    125.00-137.00     131.87
                             Holstein Large 3
    6    553-553    553        60.00          60.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    270-295    285    145.00-160.00     150.21
    8    315-335    323    140.00-150.00     145.92
   12    350-390    372    140.00-150.00     144.28
   20    400-445    421    130.00-140.00     135.08
   26    450-495    472    125.00-137.50     129.32
   23    500-545    517    124.00-135.00     128.79
   17    550-595    566    120.00-127.50     123.64
    5    610-640    623    118.00-122.00     119.99
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    370-385    380    120.00-125.00     122.47
                             Medium 2
    2    280-290    285    130.00-135.00     132.46
    5    320-345    335    127.00-135.00     130.47
   13    355-390    381    130.00-137.50     134.19
    9    410-445    426    117.50-125.00     121.00
   11    450-485    470    114.00-120.00     118.06
   10    510-545    528    110.00-120.00     116.69
    4    555-595    581    110.00-118.00     114.24
    4    655-675    661    108.00-114.00     111.97
    6    700-745    714    100.00-113.00     105.81
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    600-620    610    103.00-106.00     104.52

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    405-440    425    155.00-165.00     159.31
   12    450-490    463    152.50-165.00     156.77
   14    500-545    522    147.00-159.00     151.62
    9    550-595    564    141.00-151.00     147.35
    9    600-640    614    131.00-143.00     137.73
                             Small 1 - 2
    4    415-440    428    120.00-127.50     124.33
    4    460-485    476    120.00-127.50     124.33
                             Medium 2
   16    405-445    421    135.00-150.00     142.25
    6    455-495    469    135.00-150.00     141.32
    8    500-540    519    130.00-142.50     136.23
    4    580-595    588    125.00-136.00     130.25
    6    605-645    628    115.00-126.00     121.95
    2    655-685    670    111.00-115.00     112.96
    2    760-765    763    103.00-105.00     104.00
    4    810-840    826    100.00-103.00     100.76

Bred Cows                  Medium 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1025-1080 1053    665.00-720.00     691.78   Per Head  7-9 Months 
Bred
                            Small 2 Middle Aged
    2    910-925    918    550.00-670.00     609.51   Per Head  4-6 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21   1055-1380  1197     52.00-68.00       62.32
    4   1205-1355  1274     70.00-72.00       70.78   High Dressing
    3   1000-1145  1092     35.00-42.00       39.51   Low Dressing
    2   1450-1455  1453     64.00-68.00       66.00
    2   1620-1740  1680     70.00-74.00       72.07   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    7    610-765    693     30.00-40.00       33.47   Low Dressing
    7    875-995    922     50.00-64.00       58.17
    2    830-960    895     30.00-40.00       35.36   Low Dressing

Cow/Calf Pairs; [4] Small and medium frame 1-2 760-940 lbs middle age 
cows with 115-435 lbs calves 610.00-930.00 per pair.

Goats Receipts: [47]  Last Week: [60] Slaughter and replacement classes 
sold on a per head basis and weights are estimated: Kids: Sel 1 under 20 
lbs 25.00-45.00,20-40 lbs 55.00-85.00, 40-60 lbs 95.00-105.00. 
Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 80.00-110.00, 70-100 lbs 122.50-145.00, 
100-140 lbs one @ 180.00, Sel 2 50-70 lbs 55.00-65.00. Bucks/Billies: Sel 
1 70-100 lbs 110.00-135.00, 100-150 lbs 150.00-170.00, Sel 2 70-100 lbs 
80.00-82.50. Pairs & trios: Sel 2 50-70 lbs nannie with one kid under 
20 lbs 95.00 per pair.

Other Cows                  Small 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    680-870    774    425.00-535.00     479.03   Per Head
                            Small 2 Middle Aged
    3    610-690    653    310.00-350.00     336.53   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1635-1905  1770     89.00-94.00       91.69

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert Eaton 919-707-3218 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS753.txt