Alabama Auctions Summary
MG_LS144
Montgomery, AL   Fri August 10, 2018    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Alabama Auctions Daily Summary
Alabama Livestock auctions that were held on Thursday August 09, 2018.

Cattle Receipts:   1,885   Last week:   1,654   Last Year:   2,109

  Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 
2.00 lower. All feeder classes sold steady to 3.00 lower. Trade 
moderate with moderate demand on feeders. Replacement cows and pairs 
sold mostly steady. Slaughter cows made up 6 percent of the offering, 
slaughter bulls 1 percent, replacement cows and pairs 10 percent, and 
feeders 83 percent. The feeder supply included 20 percent steers, 39 
percent heifers, and 41 percent bulls. Near 24 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

             Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1200-1390  1350     50.00-52.00       50.59 Low Dressing
             
             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
   16    960-1325  1188     52.00-56.00       53.41
   16    950-1340  1117     46.00-50.00       47.69 Low Dressing
             
             Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
    7    920-1135  1034     42.00-46.00       44.58
    8    855-1110   968     37.00-42.00       39.86 Low Dressing

             Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1050-1260  1190     68.50-72.00       70.97 Low Dressing
    4   1605-1985  1805     77.00-78.00       77.77
    3   1855-2050  1928     72.00-75.00       73.61 Low Dressing

             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    365-385    375    170.00-175.00      171.97
    6    415-439    433    158.00-164.00      159.62
    4    475-495    486    150.00-158.00      153.21
   19    560-591    578    141.00-147.00      144.10
   14    610-645    630    138.00-143.00      140.13
   27    670-685    674    130.00-139.25      135.26
   15    710-743    736    124.00-130.00      128.16
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    4    370-380    375    158.00-165.00      161.45
    6    410-430    425    150.00-158.00      156.04
   10    455-495    478    142.00-150.00      146.19
    3    565-585    578    140.00-142.00      141.00
    5    635-645    641    130.00-138.00      135.61
    3    680-695    690    129.00-130.00      129.33
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
    7    410-430    423    142.00-146.00      144.60

             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    415-420    417    137.00-138.00      137.34
    6    465-475    467    130.00-132.00      130.34
   18    515-545    531    124.00-130.00      127.25
    8    565-595    580    122.00-127.00      125.74
   20    551-578    556    128.50-129.75      128.97  Value Added
    4    605-645    625    120.00-125.00      122.97
   22    606-622    615       126.25          126.25  Value Added
    4    655-685    666    118.00-119.00      118.50
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    3    220-230    227    150.00-155.00      153.38
   15    270-280    272    142.00-150.00      146.03
   13    330-345    338    135.00-140.00      137.14
   21    365-395    374    127.50-136.00      132.62
   25    410-445    427    124.00-134.00      127.80
   14    460-495    486    120.00-127.00      123.57
   11    515-545    525    117.00-122.50      119.60
    6    565-575    571    116.00-120.00      118.66
   14    610-640    626    110.00-119.00      116.17
    3    675-675    675    111.00-112.00      111.67
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    6    310-325    320    130.00-132.50      130.85
   15    360-395    381    120.00-130.00      125.71
   13    410-445    428    118.00-123.00      120.47
   11    455-495    473    116.00-121.00      118.66
    4    525-545    533    105.00-115.00      111.19

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    320-345    335    170.00-175.00      172.45
   24    355-385    379    160.00-170.00      160.99
   16    420-440    428    150.00-160.00      156.64
   11    465-480    474    142.50-150.00      145.45
   17    505-540    519    137.50-142.50      139.34
   10    555-580    565    131.00-137.00      134.98
    3    690-690    690    128.00-129.00      128.33
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    3    270-285    280    175.00-182.50      177.41
   11    310-345    318    160.00-170.00      163.99
    5    380-395    387    152.50-158.00      154.62
   16    405-445    425    144.00-154.00      146.90
   24    455-495    471    135.00-144.00      138.00
   28    510-545    529    129.00-136.00      132.24
   26    565-590    578    124.00-132.00      127.66
    6    615-645    627    122.00-127.00      124.48
   12    660-680    669    115.00-122.00      117.58
    5    710-725    713    110.00-114.00      112.59
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
    6    310-320    315    142.50-150.00      144.55
    9    360-395    373    140.00-150.00      144.13
    7    410-445    426    132.00-142.00      135.93
   12    455-495    479    123.00-132.00      126.70
    5    510-545    521    122.00-125.00      123.19
    4    585-590    589    115.00-120.00      118.75
    8    610-630    624    115.00-118.00      116.49
    4    670-695    684    107.00-110.00      108.51

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                             Aged 
          Large 2                               Large 3      
0-3 mos   820.00-1025.00                        595.00-800.00            
4-6 mos   1050.00-1350.00                       675.00-925.00        
7-9 mos   1125.00-1425.00                       825.00-900.00                 

          Medium 2                              Medium 3
0-3 mos   620.00-875.00                         485.00-700.00         
4-6 mos   750.00-1050.00                        575.00-850.00      
6-9 mos   835.00-1135.00                        690.00-910.00        

          Small 2                               Small 3 
0-3 mos   455.00-745.00                         305.00-470.00                
4-6 mos   650.00-900.00                         450.00-675.00        
7-9 mos   950.00-1000.00                        550.00-780.00          

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs   Aged
          Large 2                                   Large 3  
          1175.00-1450.00  up to 1750.00            950.00-1250.00      

          Medium 2                                  Medium 3
          1050.00-1350.00                           875.00-1175.00        

          Small 2                                   Small 3
          925.00-1150.00                            700.00-800.00            

Source: USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Montgomery, AL
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 334-223-7488
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: montgomery.lgmn@ams.usda.gov  
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/MG_ls795.txt