Lexington Livestock Auction (Mon)
USDA - Mon Apr 15, 5:20PM CDT
LG_LS140
Frankfort, KY    Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Bluegrass Stockyard - Lexington, KY
Weighted Average Report for 04/15/2019
 
Receipts:  810    Last Week:  978    Year Ago:  610
 
Compared to last Monday feeder steers sold steady on similar quality with
good demand for quality weaned packages.  Heifers sold mostly steady with 
few middleweights 1.00 higher with good demand.  Yearlings lightly tested.
Slaughter cows sold 5.00 to 7.00 higher with good demand.  Slaughter
bulls sold steady with moderate demand.

22 replacement cattle, 120 slaughter cattle, 668 feeder cattle.
Today's supply included 27 percent steers, 19 percent bulls and 
39 percent heifers, with 12 percent weighing over 600 lbs.                

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     220       160.00         160.00
    1    250-300     255       151.00         151.00
    4    300-350     323    158.00-160.00     159.49
   10    300-350     308       173.00         173.00   Fancy
    4    350-400     375    155.00-170.00     161.33
   27    350-400     382       178.00         178.00   Fancy
   12    400-450     429    152.50-167.50     160.52
   34    400-450     431    168.00-177.00     170.62   Value Added
    2    450-500     472    161.00-162.00     161.51
   14    450-500     461    167.00-173.00     170.59   Value Added
   14    500-550     516    150.00-158.00     152.95
   31    500-550     515    162.00-169.50     166.69   Value Added
    3    550-600     595       151.00         151.00
    6    550-600     556    160.00-170.00     166.35   Value Added
   10    600-650     617    139.00-143.00     142.60
   10    600-650     610    145.00-152.00     148.81   Value Added
    7    650-700     678    146.00-147.00     146.71   Value Added
    3    700-750     723    137.00-139.00     138.34
Groups of 20 head or more:
27 head 382 lbs 178.00 Blk-Red Fancy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     245       141.00         141.00
    1    550-600     595       148.00         148.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    600-650     645       122.50         122.50

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    450-500     480        71.00          71.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    200-250     240       145.00         145.00
    7    250-300     277    133.00-141.00     135.89
    1    250-300     265       144.00         144.00   Fancy
    5    300-350     337    129.00-138.00     131.41
   15    300-350     306    147.00-149.00     148.73   Fancy
    3    300-350     346       154.00         154.00   Value Added
   21    350-400     374    131.00-142.00     137.21
   47    350-400     383    143.00-154.00     149.67   Value Added
   20    400-450     432    130.00-139.00     135.90
   26    400-450     437    141.00-151.00     144.09   Value Added
    7    450-500     475    134.00-139.00     137.76
   17    450-500     471    141.00-146.00     142.99   Value Added
   12    500-550     528    129.00-138.00     134.68
   29    500-550     517    138.50-144.50     142.72   Value Added
   23    550-600     575    125.00-136.00     132.33
    4    550-600     590       137.00         137.00   Value Added
    7    600-650     621    136.00-139.00     136.88   Value Added
    6    650-700     681    122.00-133.00     128.46
    2    650-700     650       134.00         134.00   Value Added
    2    700-750     720    115.00-123.00     119.11
    7    750-800     763    116.00-124.50     121.98
    1    800-850     810        99.00          99.00
    3    850-900     882     90.00-107.00     101.38
    1    950-1000    960        95.00          95.00
Groups of 20 head or more:
27 head 379 lbs 152.50 Blk-Red Fancy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     315       129.00         129.00
    1    350-400     380       130.00         130.00
    2    400-450     428    115.00-129.00     122.04
    5    450-500     467    110.00-125.00     120.73
    6    500-550     543    125.00-127.00     125.67
    2    550-600     587       115.00         115.00
    4    650-700     674       100.00         100.00

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     315       101.00         101.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     200       140.00         140.00
    7    250-300     289    145.00-154.00     149.77
    5    300-350     331    148.00-155.00     151.29
    8    350-400     378    141.00-162.50     150.31
    8    350-400     378    165.00-169.00     167.49   Fancy
    9    400-450     421    148.00-150.00     149.14
   10    450-500     472    138.00-153.00     149.54
   13    450-500     471    154.00-169.00     164.65   Fancy
    8    500-550     519    147.50-155.00     150.45
   10    500-550     522    162.00-163.00     162.71   Fancy
   10    550-600     568    141.00-150.00     145.27
    8    550-600     587    154.00-156.00     154.48   Fancy
    1    600-650     630       129.00         129.00
    1    600-650     625       139.00         139.00   Fancy
    4    800-850     825    100.00-113.00     109.69
    2    850-900     880       105.00         105.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-300     275    130.00-137.50     134.15
    1    300-350     310       143.00         143.00
    6    350-400     367    135.00-152.50     146.78
    4    400-450     410       151.00         151.00
    1    450-500     475       130.00         130.00
    4    500-550     530    128.00-131.00     129.49
    7    550-600     561    120.00-146.00     140.69
    1    650-700     670       127.00         127.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    450-500     490       138.00         138.00
    1    750-800     750       113.00         113.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     345       117.50         117.50
    1    350-400     360       119.00         119.00

                   Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1165        55.00          55.00
    4   1200-1600   1385     53.00-56.00       54.27
   11   1200-1600   1447     58.00-65.00       61.52   High Dressing
    1   1600-2000   1785        54.00          54.00
    3   1600-2000   1680     60.00-66.00       63.03   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    800-1200   1092     50.00-57.00       52.30
    4    800-1200   1138     59.00-60.00       59.50   High Dressing
    1    800-1200    990        49.00          49.00   Low Dressing
    6   1200-1600   1304     54.00-57.00       55.94
   12   1200-1600   1283     58.00-63.00       60.75   High Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1232     48.00-49.00       48.51   Low Dressing
    1   1600-2000   1720        64.00          64.00   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    700-800     790        41.00          41.00
    5    800-1200    911     44.00-49.00       45.43
    7    800-1200   1063     51.00-55.00       53.24   High Dressing
   10    800-1200    950     21.00-40.00       33.45   Low Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1200        47.00          47.00

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9   1000-1500   1277     72.00-81.00       77.92
    3   1500-3000   1660     81.00-82.00       81.34
    7   1500-3000   1798     83.00-91.00       85.18   High Dressing
    2   1500-3000   1560     56.00-64.00       60.00   Low Dressing

              Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200    892     69.00-78.00       73.59

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1085     53.00-59.00       56.12

              Stock Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1055        58.00          58.00

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1360       750.00         750.00   1-3 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1500       775.00         775.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    830       575.00         575.00   4-6 Mos Bred

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1075      1200.00        1200.00
    2   1200-1600   1300   1125.00-1250.00   1189.18

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1335    825.00-1050.00    947.19

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1225       800.00         800.00

This report reflects the majority of cattle 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, 502-782-4139
         24 Hour Market Report 1-800-327-6568
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LG_LS140.txt
 
 
 
 
 
 
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