Knoxville Livestock Center Auction
NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed Feb 14, 2018     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Feb 14, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  271          Last week: 227            Last year: not reported

No trends available this week for feeder steers or slaughter cows and bulls due 
to limited comparable receipts.  Feeder heifers measuring 4.00 to 5.00 higher 
overall and feeder bulls remaining mostly steady overall. 

Feeder: 241				Slaughter: 21			Replacement: 9

Slaughter cows made up 5 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 1 percent, and feeders 93 percent.  The feeder supply included 
29 percent steers, 49 percent heifers, and 23 percent bulls. Near 44 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs. 

Please Note: 
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt. basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    427-427    427       180.00         180.00   Value Added
   12    554-580    562    146.00-156.00     149.48
    1    585-585    585       130.00         130.00   Full
    2    620-620    620       160.00         160.00   Value Added
   21    673-697    676    126.00-140.25     138.60
    7    715-715    715       139.50         139.50   Value Added
    3    750-750    750       138.00         138.00
    4    835-835    835       129.50         129.50
    2    857-857    857       127.50         127.50
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    2    535-535    535       135.00         135.00
    1    570-570    570       128.00         128.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    1   1190-1190  1190        69.00          69.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    377-392    387    143.00-147.50     144.46
   11    412-440    418    148.00-154.00     150.46
   12    464-485    476    138.00-142.50     140.55
   16    500-545    520    130.00-143.00     135.95
   16    565-575    573    125.00-135.50     131.64
   13    600-648    639    115.00-129.00     126.68
    1    610-610    610       135.50         135.50   Fancy
    2    610-610    610       136.50         136.50   Value Added
    1    645-645    645       105.00         105.00   Brahman X
    5    655-675    664    120.00-128.50     123.48
    1    700-700    700       126.00         126.00
   17    761-793    768    109.00-120.50     117.92
    1    815-815    815       115.00         115.00
    1    900-900    900        95.00          95.00
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    1    425-425    425       131.00         131.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    595-595    595       112.50         112.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    295-295    295       160.00         160.00
    1    370-370    370       147.50         147.50   Brahman X
    5    400-440    418    157.50-170.00     163.13
    4    451-480    458    147.00-149.00     148.48
    5    500-535    513    145.00-150.00     146.63
    5    560-595    575    125.00-140.00     130.31
    2    605-620    613    154.00-160.00     156.96
    1    670-670    670       144.00         144.00
    2    700-705    703    123.00-127.00     124.99
    2    750-760    755    113.00-119.00     116.02
    4    815-825    820    100.00-112.50     108.11
    1    965-965    965       107.50         107.50
                             Small and Medium 1 - 2
    2    427-427    427       140.00         140.00
    2    515-520    518    127.00-135.00     130.98
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    5    400-448    434    142.00-150.00     143.67
    4    580-580    580       120.00         120.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1270-1270  1270       700.00         700.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1110-1110  1110       835.00         835.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs:  Aged medium and large frame #1 and 2 cow with calf weighing 250 
lbs. 1085.00.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1435-1500  1468     57.00-57.50       57.24
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    4    930-1125  1030     59.00-64.00       62.02
    1   1290-1290  1290        69.00          69.00   High Dressing
    1   1440-1440  1440        60.00          60.00
    1   1530-1530  1530        52.50          52.50   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    835-940    888     45.50-49.00       47.35

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1345-1345  1345        85.00          85.00
    1   1155-1155  1155        73.00          73.00   Low Dressing
    1   1555-1555  1555        76.00          76.00
    1   1570-1570  1570        71.00          71.00   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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