Springdale Livestock Auction
LR_LS121
Little Rock, AR      Fri May 19, 2017     USDA-AR Coop Ext Market News Service

Farmers Livestock, Springdale, AR
Weighted Average Report for Friday May 19, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  712          Last week:  684               Last year:  617

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers mixed mostly steady to 4.00
higher with the better steers under 500lhs and 450-500lb heifers 1.00-3.00
lower. Quality of most feeders not as good as last week. Slaughter cows and
bulls steady to 1.00 higher.
  
Supply included about 472 feeder calves, 160 feeder yearlings, 18 replacement
cows, 50 slaughter cows, and 12 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 31
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 25 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
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    360-395    378    170.00-186.00     177.63
    4    400-408    406    168.00-175.00     173.28
    9    450-462    459    161.00-166.00     163.78
   32    506-545    528    155.00-164.00     161.42
   27    550-598    564    150.00-158.00     156.06
   20    610-643    618    148.00-151.00     150.60
   14    701-704    703    140.00-142.00     141.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    300-340    320    169.00-175.00     172.19
    5    360-398    388    150.00-174.00     165.69
   12    420-440    430    149.00-166.00     157.84
   11    450-495    477    149.00-158.00     153.38
   13    500-545    527    142.00-155.00     148.64
    4    570-585    580    144.00-152.00     148.99
    6    602-630    614    135.00-148.00     141.61

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    305-345    328    160.00-176.00     171.28
    2    350-390    370    158.00-159.00     158.47
   13    400-416    410    154.00-156.00     155.15
    6    457-465    459    142.00-147.00     143.83
   26    500-540    524    135.00-144.50     141.18
   25    558-590    569    132.00-141.00     138.93
    2    575-575    575       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
   15    600-645    604    128.00-137.00     132.04
    6    659-695    665    124.00-133.00     131.43
    7    704-725    707    121.00-130.00     128.68
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    7    393-393    393       150.00         150.00
    5    421-421    421       152.00         152.00
    7    472-472    472       142.00         142.00
   16    522-530    523    140.00-143.00     142.81
    7    597-597    597       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    3    320-340    332    150.00-165.00     157.10
    7    360-395    375    136.00-159.00     145.54
   10    405-448    428    132.00-155.00     145.88
   17    455-490    472    131.00-144.00     137.16
   11    505-545    521    125.00-138.00     132.79
    4    555-585    573    127.00-136.00     132.98
    8    600-640    622    110.00-130.00     125.55
    3    660-685    675    115.00-128.00     123.60

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    465-490    480    154.00-159.00     156.58
    9    505-545    532    149.00-156.00     153.43
   19    550-598    581    144.00-156.00     150.54
   15    600-630    615    138.00-147.00     142.73
    5    655-685    674    137.00-139.00     138.19
    7    705-742    734    116.00-128.00     122.75
    3    775-785    780    115.00-123.00     117.68
    2    820-830    825    109.00-126.00     117.55
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   12    473-473    473       156.00         156.00
    8    523-523    523       153.00         153.00
    5    900-900    900       100.00         100.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    3    310-345    332    170.00-185.00     175.36
   13    360-395    379    148.00-166.00     160.73
   14    405-440    425    148.00-163.00     155.65
    9    470-498    489    138.00-159.00     149.03
    5    505-540    531    139.00-148.00     145.01
    2    580-585    583    141.00-143.00     142.00
    4    600-640    620    131.00-142.00     137.30
    3    775-795    782    110.00-118.00     114.30
    3   1060-1060  1060        83.00          83.00

Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   second & third stage  900.00-1150.00/hd
                            first stage or open   91.00-101.00
 7+ years old               second & third stage  850.00-950.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-250    1225.00-1400.00 per pair
7+ years old                100-300    700.00-1000.00 per pair

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500   63.00-67.00   69.00-74.00
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   63.00-70.00   72.00-79.50
Lean      85-90%   900-1300   59.00-66.00   67.00-73.00    54.00-58.00
Light     85-92%   700-950                    63.00        43.00-47.00
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100   88.00-95.00    100.00-108.00    79.00-88.00

Source: AR Coop Ext Service - USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-671-2200
        24 Hour Market Report.501-671-2369
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