South Carolina Livestock Thursday Auctions
CO_LS144
Columbia, SC      Tue Feb 13, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

LowCountry Livestock Exchange, Darlington, SC
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Feb 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  259          Last week: 207                   Last year:  190

Slaughter cows made up 2 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement cows 3 percent,
other cows 5 percent, and feeders 88 percent.  The feeder supply included 28 percent steers, 42 percent 
heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 8 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs. ***This report reflects
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
    5    230-245    236    176.00-186.00     181.42
    7    250-295    276    170.00-182.00     178.87
    3    260-270    267    190.00-201.00     194.05   Fancy
    5    305-345    334    170.00-180.00     175.38
    2    300-310    305       190.00         190.00   Fancy
    6    350-395    375    160.00-176.00     168.48
    1    380-380    380       190.00         190.00   Fancy
    3    460-495    473    145.00-160.00     149.91
    1    650-650    650       140.00         140.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    225-225    225       122.50         122.50
    2    260-295    278    135.00-167.00     149.99
                             Medium 2
    2    200-245    223    122.50-130.00     125.87
    1    290-290    290       112.50         112.50
    1    325-325    325       122.50         122.50
    2    350-395    373    102.50-105.00     103.67
    1    580-580    580       125.00         125.00
    1    605-605    605       120.00         120.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-285    268    155.00-157.00     155.93
    5    310-335    324    142.50-152.50     147.13
    2    310-330    320       160.00         160.00   Fancy
    4    360-390    374    135.00-148.00     142.33
    8    405-445    424    138.00-150.00     142.35
    1    405-405    405       155.00         155.00   Fancy
    7    455-495    480    130.00-145.00     139.43
    3    500-510    505    135.00-141.00     138.31
    3    570-590    578    130.00-140.00     134.22
    1    705-705    705       113.00         113.00
    1    885-885    885        90.00          90.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    310-310    310       127.50         127.50
    1    550-550    550       125.00         125.00
                             Medium 2
    5    260-295    282    105.00-142.50     118.80
    4    305-330    315    105.00-117.50     109.36
    5    350-385    371    110.00-131.00     121.70
    4    405-445    421    112.50-130.00     120.04
    1    475-475    475       115.00         115.00
    1    500-500    500       122.50         122.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    360-360    360       100.00         100.00
    1    500-500    500        85.00          85.00
    1    580-580    580        80.00          80.00
    2    610-640    625     92.50-95.00       93.78
                             Small 3
    1    235-235    235        95.00          95.00
    1    265-265    265       100.00         100.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    405-445    426    150.00-168.00     158.74
    6    450-480    465    152.50-165.00     159.63
    1    450-450    450       170.00         170.00   Fancy
   10    500-540    513    137.50-158.00     147.91
    6    565-590    575    130.00-145.00     137.46
    5    600-640    615    125.00-140.00     130.40
    1    670-670    670       125.00         125.00
    1    710-710    710       110.00         110.00
                             Medium 2
    1    310-310    310       110.00         110.00
    1    450-450    450       145.00         145.00
    2    550-560    555       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    265-265    265        92.50          92.50
    1    465-465    465       100.00         100.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1085-1145  1115    725.00-800.00     763.51   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    3    780-830    803    700.00-725.00     716.91   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1110-1300  1182     55.00-60.00       56.83

   Goats: ( 181) Week Ago  99  Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights
are estimated  Kids:  Sel 1 Under 20 lbs 40.00-75.00; 20-40 lbs  110.00-130.00; 40-60 lbs  130.00-155.00;
60-80 lbs 160.00-180.00. Sel 2 20-40 lbs 75.00-105.00. Does/Nannies:  Sel 1 50-70 lbs 130.00-145.00; 70-100 lbs
150.00-155.00; 100-140 lbs one at 205.00. Sel 2 50-70 lbs 100.00-125.00. Wethers:  Slaughter 1&2 80-100 lbs
200.00-220.00. Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs  155.00-175.00; 100-150 lbs 185.00-205.00, one at 370.00. Pairs:
Sel 1  Nannies  50-70 lbs with Kids Under 20 lbs 115.00-215.00. Trios: Sel 1 Nannies 50-70 lbs with 2 Kids Under
20 lbs 150.00-260.00.
 
  Hogs: (104) Week Ago 127  Barrows and Gilts US 1-2 200-250 lbs 38.00-51.00; 250-300 lbs one at 51.00; 300-350 lbs
one at 56.00. Sows US 1-2 300-400 lbs 51.00-60.00; 400-450 lbs one at 55.00;  500-600 lbs one at 47.00; 600 lbs and
up  one at 44.00. Boars  200-300 lbs 14.00-25.00; 300 lbs and up 6.00-16.00.  BBQ Shoats US 1-2 100-200 lbs 30.00-67.00.
Feeder Pigs:  US 1-2 under 100 lbs 7.50-40.00 per head.

(5) Baby  calves 100-145 lbs 145.00-220.00 per head.

Other Cows                  Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1190-1190  1190       775.00         775.00   Per Head
    2   1215-1355  1285   607.00-1043.00     836.88   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
    1    840-840    840       604.00         604.00   Per Head
    3    965-1115  1035    590.00-781.00     657.61   Per Head
                            Small 3 Young
    2    670-710    690    325.00-335.00     329.86   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    945-945    945        73.00          73.00
    3   1085-1315  1205     66.00-70.00       67.94
    1   1805-1805  1805        73.00          73.00

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert Eaton 919-707-3218 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS144.txt