Mt. Sterling Livestock Auction
SV_LS161
Frankfort, KY    Wed Feb 14, 2018    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Mount Sterling
Weighted Average Report for 02/14/2018
 
Receipts:  815    Last Week:  687    Year Ago:  831
 
Compared with last week steer calves under 600 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher
with good demand some weaned and thin-fleshed 4-weights 10.00 higher with
very good demand; over 600 lbs sold steady with good demand.  Heifers sold 
mostly steady with good demand.  Quality was good through attractive.  
Slaughter cows sold steady with moderate demand and slaughter bulls sold
5.00 higher with good demand.

26 replacement cattle, 43 slaughter cattle, and 746 feeder cattle.  Today's supply
included 41 percent that weighed over 600 lbs. 40 percent steers and 13 percent
bull calves, and 39 percent heifers. 36 slaughter cows with 94 percent going to
slaughter.  07 head of slaughter bulls with 100 percent going to slaughter.                             
         
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-350     330    182.50-190.00     185.78
    3    350-400     358    169.00-185.00     174.28
   24    400-450     438    167.50-179.00     175.06
    6    400-450     431    182.50-191.00     185.45   Value Added
   12    450-500     472    160.00-178.00     170.43
   13    450-500     456    180.00-184.00     181.20   Value Added
    4    500-550     516    153.00-158.00     154.25
   14    550-600     581    159.00-159.50     159.40
   20    550-600     554    162.00-164.50     164.25   Value Added
   15    600-650     623    140.00-149.00     142.53
   59    600-650     641    154.00-158.00     155.60   Value Added
   10    650-700     687       144.00         144.00
   40    650-700     664       154.25         154.25   Value Added
   44    700-750     740    132.00-137.25     137.01
    3    750-800     771       136.00         136.00
    4    800-850     802       135.00         135.00
   16    850-900     891    129.00-130.25     130.02
Groups of 20 head or more:
43 head 648 lbs 156.00 Blk-Few Chax Value Added
40 head 664 lbs 154.25 Blk-Chax Value Added
40 head 743 lbs 137.25 Blk-Chax

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     270       147.50         147.50
    4    350-400     380    145.00-163.00     158.13
    2    400-450     435    133.00-160.00     146.50
    1    450-500     465       145.00         145.00
    5    500-550     527    134.00-149.00     143.56
    1    600-650     600       136.00         136.00
    1    650-700     655       131.00         131.00

                Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-450     415       135.00         135.00
    1    650-700     665       111.00         111.00

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-400     397        84.00          84.00
    5    450-500     476        79.00          79.00
    2    500-550     517        83.00          83.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    250-300     275    142.50-150.00     147.15
    8    300-350     334    140.00-150.00     144.88
    6    300-350     320    152.50-155.00     154.21   Fancy
   20    350-400     374    142.00-153.00     147.56
    6    350-400     382    154.00-158.00     154.95   Fancy
   13    400-450     437    135.00-147.00     142.95
   16    400-450     425    148.00-153.00     150.53   Value Added
   23    450-500     479    136.00-148.00     144.61
   10    450-500     478    148.50-152.00     149.13   Value Added
   13    500-550     516    134.00-144.00     140.57
    4    500-550     509    146.00-148.00     147.24   Value Added
   16    550-600     573    131.00-145.00     141.62
   61    550-600     563    146.00-146.75     146.49   Value Added
   16    600-650     643    129.00-131.00     130.00
   14    600-650     624    133.00-142.00     138.78   Value Added
    2    650-700     678    121.00-125.00     123.05
   30    650-700     666    131.00-139.00     134.85   Value Added
    3    700-750     708       120.00         120.00
    3    750-800     760       120.00         120.00
40 head 564 lbs 146.75 Blk-Chax Value Added

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-350     335    125.00-137.50     132.88
    3    350-400     365    122.50-138.00     130.44
    3    400-450     427    133.00-135.00     133.69
    9    450-500     468    120.00-135.00     129.15
    2    500-550     542    130.00-134.00     132.01
    4    600-650     636    117.00-120.00     118.47
    1    700-750     730       117.00         117.00
    3    750-800     768    109.00-116.00     113.59

                Feeder Cows Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    850-900     890        83.00          83.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-350     338    180.00-184.00     182.64
    2    350-400     372    167.50-178.00     172.93
    7    350-400     391    182.00-187.50     182.86   Fancy
    3    400-450     427    155.00-160.00     156.56
    1    400-450     425       165.00         165.00   Fancy
    6    450-500     470    150.00-155.00     152.70
    7    500-550     519    149.00-152.50     151.48
   10    500-550     514    164.00-168.00     167.15   Fancy
    7    550-600     570    145.00-151.00     148.00
   11    600-650     606    134.00-139.00     136.64
    8    600-650     634       144.00         144.00   Fancy
    1    700-750     730       123.00         123.00
    2    750-800     755       125.00         125.00
    3    800-850     818    103.00-113.00     106.40

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     245       155.00         155.00
    3    250-300     265    165.00-167.50     165.80
    3    350-400     378    152.50-162.50     156.52
    2    400-450     422    131.00-147.00     138.76
    9    500-550     524    133.00-142.00     138.24
    3    550-600     580       129.00         129.00
    1    750-800     795       109.00         109.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     282    120.00-132.50     126.31
    1    400-450     435       110.00         110.00
    1    500-550     520       110.00         110.00
    1    550-600     580       121.00         121.00
    1    600-650     640       119.00         119.00

                   Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1175        55.50          55.50
    7   1200-1600   1341     53.00-58.00       55.35
    1   1200-1600   1395        64.50          64.50   High Dressing
    1   1600-2000   1865        58.00          58.00

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200   1043     56.50-58.50       57.53
    1    800-1200   1130        62.00          62.00   High Dressing
    3   1200-1600   1230     53.00-57.00       54.34
    1   1200-1600   1295        63.50          63.50   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200    930     50.00-53.50       51.77
    1    800-1200   1160        61.50          61.50   High Dressing
    7    800-1200   1056     38.00-48.00       43.86   Low Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1225        64.00          64.00   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1000-1500   1175        78.00          78.00
    3   1500-3000   1735     84.00-86.00       84.96
    2   1500-3000   1992     87.00-87.50       87.26   High Dressing

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1345        78.00          78.00

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    700-800     790        67.50          67.50

              Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1110      1010.00        1010.00   4-6 Mos Bred
    1    800-1200   1005       835.00         835.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    930       950.00         950.00   4-6 Mos Bred
    2   1200-1600   1248    825.00-1050.00    938.63   4-6 Mos Bred
    3   1200-1600   1312    900.00-1125.00   1037.45   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    700-800     785       850.00         850.00   4-6 Mos Bred
    2    800-1200    895    700.00-785.00     740.13   7-9 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1310       800.00         800.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200    835    780.00-785.00     782.50   4-6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    810       585.00         585.00   4-6 Mos Bred
    2    800-1200    930    600.00-610.00     605.51   7-9 Mos Bred

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1040       925.00         925.00
    1   1200-1600   1295       925.00         925.00

Stock Bull: Blk 1050 lbs 800.00.

Baby Calves: no test.

**This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a usda grade,
weight and sex.  This report does not reflect all animals sold on the above date.

Source:  USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Bill Holleran, Market Reporter
         Jodee Inman, OIC  502-782-4139
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS161.txt
 
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