Cherokee County Livestock, Chesnee, SC
CO_LS150
Columbia, SC      Tue Feb 13, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Chesnee Livestock Market, Chesnee, SC
Report for Tuesday Feb 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  85        Last week: 105       Last year: 289 

No comparisons made this week due to limited comparable sales. Light 
offerings this week due to wet weather in the area with active buyer 
participation.

Slaughter cows made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 
percent, replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 85 
percent.  The feeder supply included 38 percent steers, 38 percent 
heifers, and 24 percent bulls. Near 8 percent of the run weighed over 600 
lbs.  (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and prices for 
each category) ***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 1-2 280-280 lbs (280) 181.00 (181.00); 
340-340 lbs (340) 177.50 (177.50); 370-390 lbs (380) 167.50-181.00 
(174.15); 405-420 lbs (413) 167.50-169.00 (168.26); 495-495 lbs (495) 
164.00 (164.00).  Small 1-2 275-275 lbs (275) 117.50 (117.50); 325-330 
lbs (327) 110.00-122.50 (117.53); 390-390 lbs (390) 115.00 (115.00); 525-
525 lbs (525) 118.00 (118.00).  Medium 2 215-215 lbs (215) 165.00 
(165.00); 270-270 lbs (270) 150.00 (150.00); 560-560 lbs (560) 144.00 
(144.00). 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 365-365 lbs (365) 150.00 
(150.00); 415-445 lbs (433) 137.00-147.00 (140.79); 480-485 lbs (483) 
138.00-139.00 (138.50); 540-545 lbs (543) 131.00-136.00 (133.49); 555-555 
lbs (555) 128.00 (128.00); 650-650 lbs (650) 127.00 (127.00).  Medium 2 
220-225 lbs (223) 130.00-140.00 (134.94); 285-285 lbs (285) 142.50 
(142.50); 400-400 lbs (400) 122.50 (122.50); 580-580 lbs (580) 124.00 
(124.00); 625-625 lbs (625) 110.00 (110.00).  Medium and Large 3 450-475 
lbs (463) 112.50-116.00 (114.30). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 420-435 lbs (427) 162.50-168.00 
(166.01); 455-455 lbs (455) 166.00 (166.00); 500-545 lbs (520) 149.00-
162.00 (153.50); 550-550 lbs (550) 144.00 (144.00); 630-630 lbs (630) 
130.00 (130.00).  Medium 2 580-585 lbs (583) 126.00-130.00 (128.01); 680-
680 lbs (680) 119.00 (119.00). 

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1645-1645 lbs (1645) 55.00 
(55.00).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 1270-1275 lbs (1273) 65.00-67.00 
(66.00); 1465-1465 lbs (1465) 63.00 (63.00). 

Cow/Calf pairs; (2) Small 2 665-880 lbs middle age cows with 
135-225 lbs calves 660.00-890.00 per pair.

Hogs Receipts: [20] Last week: [10] Barrows & Gilts; us 1-3 200-
250 lbs one @ 40.00. Sows; us 1-3 300-400 lbs 47.50-50.00, 400- 
450 lbs 47.00-52.50, 500-600 lbs one @ 47.50. BBQ Shoats; us 1-3
100-200 lbs 20.00-45.00. Feeders; us 1-3 under 100 lbs several @ 
20.00 per head.
   
Other Cows: Small 3 Aged 640-640 lbs (640) 250.00 per head (250.00). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1095-1095 lbs low dressing (1095) 
64.00 (64.00); 2140-2140 lbs (2140) 85.00 (85.00). 

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