Green Forest Livestock Auction
LR_LS120
Little Rock, AR      Thu Oct 11, 2018     USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

North Arkansas Livestock, Green Forest, AR
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Oct 10, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  758          Last week:  1460            Last year:  NR

   Compared to last week: Feeders under 600 lbs 2.00-8.00 lower with some steers 
under 500 lbs 10.00-12.00 lower, and yearlings over 600 lbs 2.00-3.00 lower. 
Slaughter cows 2.00-3.00 lower. Slaughter bulls steady. 
   Supply included about 460 feeder calves, 146 feeder yearlings, 50 replacement 
cows, 88 slaughter cows, and 14 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 32 
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 28 percent bulls. Near 26 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    365-390    378    175.00-176.00     175.48
   10    421-445    433       162.00         162.00
   19    450-490    470    155.00-161.00     158.05
   13    501-2533    518    150.00-155.00     153.05
   11    555-590    576    147.00-150.00     149.73
    4    607-610    608    153.00-156.00     155.25
    3    697-697    697       147.50         147.50
    4    705-713    711    147.00-151.00     147.99
   12    799-799    799       151.00         151.00
    3    918-918    918       138.00         138.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   10    548-548    548       148.00         148.00
                             Medium and Large 2
   11    279-295    280    182.00-186.00     182.38
    5    362-395    377    154.00-171.00     165.00
    2    438-438    438       145.00         145.00
    7    460-492    481    141.00-154.00     149.89
    9    545-549    548    132.00-143.50     135.21
    7    560-590    582    134.00-143.00     138.48
    9    600-635    617    125.00-147.00     140.28
    3    607-607    607       126.00         126.00   Calves
    2    655-660    658    130.00-132.00     131.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    725-745    735     67.00-68.00       67.51

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    315-325    320    146.00-151.00     148.54
    8    350-380    369    140.00-141.00     140.13
    5    435-442    439    141.00-149.00     145.83
   15    450-492    478    138.00-142.00     140.76
   18    505-530    511    135.00-144.00     138.95
   13    555-585    571    127.00-133.00     130.87
    2    600-645    623    131.00-139.00     135.14
   10    656-660    657    140.00-141.00     140.45
    5    720-745    725    129.00-135.50     134.16
    7    764-773    768    132.00-134.00     133.14
    4    830-843    840    118.00-132.00     128.54
                             Medium and Large 2
   11    306-345    314    125.00-140.00     136.31
   12    353-385    367    130.00-138.00     133.42
   10    402-440    412    130.00-138.00     134.72
   18    450-495    472    120.00-140.00     130.00
   16    500-532    526    115.00-134.00     125.20
   11    555-590    574    122.00-130.00     125.00
    3    610-630    618    126.00-130.00     127.32
    6    665-680    672    120.00-132.00     126.68
    4    710-745    725    119.00-127.00     123.53
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    400-435    415    110.00-116.00     111.93
    4    478-480    479    110.00-111.00     110.75

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    310-335    323    179.00-186.00     182.36
    7    370-376    375    166.00-167.50     166.35
    3    447-447    447       153.00         153.00
   13    450-473    468    148.00-155.00     152.55
   16    510-537    527    130.00-149.00     140.80
   13    620-633    628    126.00-130.00     128.48   Calves
    4    685-685    685    123.00-130.00     126.50   Calves
    2    710-725    718    130.00-134.00     131.98
    2    792-792    792       130.00         130.00
    2    900-925    913    100.00-112.00     105.92
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   14    575-575    575       141.00         141.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    338-338    338       163.00         163.00
   14    350-395    378    145.00-158.00     151.49
    4    405-448    430    133.00-141.00     137.49
   13    465-495    482    120.00-145.00     134.04
    4    500-528    521    117.00-130.00     126.88
    2    560-585    573    122.00-131.00     126.60
    2    605-640    623    130.00-132.00     130.97
    3    610-635    623    116.00-122.00     119.31   Calves
    4    703-720    707    112.00-119.00     113.78

   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  650.00-975.00 per head
                            first stage or open   55.00-80.00
7+ year old                 second & third stage  42.00-49.00
                                                  600.00-925.00 per head

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
5-8 year old    900-1250    100-300      900.00-1050.00 per pair

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  46.00-52.00    54.00-60.50             
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  45.00-52.00    53.00-58.00    39.00-43.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  42.50-49.00    52.00-54.50    35.00-42.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   38.00-44.00                   30.00-31.00
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100  75.00-80.00      85.00-89.50     65.00-70.00

Source: AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
        24 Hour Market Report.501-823-1728
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