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

   Alabama livestock auctions for the week ending August 11, 2018.

  Total estimated receipts this week 14,500, last week 11,597 and 
14,377 last year. Compared to last week: Slaughter cows and bulls 
sold 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly 
steady. All feeder classes sold mostly steady. Trade moderate, 
with moderate demand on feeders. 

***Note: Board sales are listed separately and are not calculated
in the percentages.***

             Year to Date 332,350     Year Ago to Date  348,097
                            Percent of Supply
         Ths Wk Lst Wk Lst Yr                      Ths Wk  Lst Wk  Lst Yr
Sltr Cows    6%     8%    9%  *Fdrs over 600 lbs.   25%    26%     20% 
Sltr Bulls   1%     1%    2%   *Fdrs under 600 lbs. 75%    74%     80%
Rep Cows     9%     7%    7% *Fdr steers 27% heifers 39%  Bulls 34%
             **percent of feeders supply over and under 600 lbs**

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1005-1350 lbs (1211) 52.00-
56.00 (54.13); 1410-1790 lbs (1573) 52.00-55.00 (53.67).  Boner 80-85 
percent lean 905-1395 lbs (1183) 52.00-57.00 (53.58); 1020-1345 lbs high 
dressing (1220) 57.00-60.00 (57.90); 935-1385 lbs low dressing (1138) 
47.00-52.00 (48.73); 1415-1560 lbs (1469) 52.00-55.00 (53.25); 1420-1635 
lbs low dressing (1497) 47.00-52.00 (48.85).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 
855-1310 lbs (1064) 47.00-52.00 (49.05); 845-1270 lbs low dressing (997) 
41.00-46.00 (44.64). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1075-1470 lbs (1286) 78.00-82.00 
(80.19); 1080-1470 lbs low dressing (1300) 70.00-75.00 (72.05); 1505-2140 
lbs (1715) 79.00-84.00 (80.17); 1500-2020 lbs low dressing (1739) 74.00-
77.00 (75.32). 

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 300-325 lbs (318) 180.00-190.00 
(184.93); 360-385 lbs (376) 170.00-180.00 (174.38); 405-440 lbs (421) 
163.00-172.00 (165.79); 465-495 lbs (481) 155.00-165.00 (158.60); 505-545 
lbs (525) 148.00-158.00 (153.12); 525-540 lbs value added (537) 167.50-
170.00 (169.51); 555-595 lbs (575) 141.00-150.00 (145.68); 605-648 lbs 
(625) 135.00-144.00 (140.53); 614-627 lbs value added (619) 147.50-160.00 
(149.94); 608-608 lbs part load (608) 145.00 (145.00); 670-695 lbs (682) 
132.00-137.00 (135.30); 710-745 lbs (730) 127.50-135.00 (131.73); 743-743 
lbs load (743) 137.50 (137.50); 769-769 lbs value added (769) 137.50 
(137.50); 754-754 lbs part load (754) 136.30 (136.30); 825-839 lbs (838) 
125.00-126.00 (125.90); 860-888 lbs (883) 115.00-118.00 (115.49).  Medium 
and Large 2 325-345 lbs (334) 170.00-176.00 (172.37); 365-395 lbs (379) 
164.00-172.50 (166.59); 405-445 lbs (427) 154.00-162.00 (157.82); 459-495 
lbs (480) 148.00-157.00 (151.84); 500-545 lbs (530) 140.00-150.00 
(145.80); 555-599 lbs (586) 134.00-143.00 (140.27); 605-645 lbs (620) 
130.00-137.00 (134.87); 655-695 lbs (677) 127.00-133.00 (130.56); 700-730 
lbs (719) 125.00-130.00 (129.26); 755-775 lbs (766) 118.00-127.00 
(121.16).  Medium and Large 3 365-395 lbs (385) 146.00-153.00 (151.26); 
410-445 lbs (429) 140.00-148.00 (144.36); 465-495 lbs (484) 135.00-140.00 
(137.17); 505-545 lbs (529) 129.00-135.00 (131.98); 565-595 lbs (582) 
126.00-130.00 (128.21); 625-645 lbs (636) 120.00-125.00 (122.99); 735-735 
lbs (735) 123.00 (123.00). 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 255-295 lbs (273) 158.00-165.00 
(161.62); 305-340 lbs (323) 150.00-160.00 (153.44); 355-390 lbs (371) 
142.00-151.00 (147.24); 405-445 lbs (423) 135.00-145.00 (139.35); 455-495 
lbs (476) 132.00-138.00 (135.23); 505-545 lbs (526) 125.00-135.00 
(130.63); 515-540 lbs value added (527) 137.00-146.00 (139.36); 555-595 
lbs (584) 123.00-128.00 (125.39); 550-578 lbs value added (566) 128.50-
135.00 (131.46); 605-645 lbs (619) 118.00-125.00 (123.40); 602-650 lbs 
value added (614) 126.25-129.00 (127.52); 655-695 lbs (678) 115.00-121.00 
(117.98); 655-685 lbs value added (668) 123.00-129.00 (126.78); 705-735 
lbs (725) 113.00-117.00 (115.39).  Medium and Large 2 255-295 lbs (270) 
150.00-160.00 (154.26); 305-345 lbs (328) 142.00-152.00 (147.27); 355-395 
lbs (377) 136.00-145.00 (140.48); 400-445 lbs (427) 129.00-138.00 
(134.14); 450-495 lbs (477) 124.00-132.00 (128.25); 500-549 lbs (528) 
121.00-127.00 (125.40); 550-595 lbs (577) 117.00-124.00 (121.52); 600-645 
lbs (621) 115.00-120.00 (118.19); 655-695 lbs (674) 112.00-118.00 
(115.33); 705-740 lbs (717) 108.00-113.00 (110.80).  Medium and Large 3 
255-295 lbs (276) 140.00-150.00 (141.85); 310-345 lbs (330) 134.00-143.00 
(137.87); 365-395 lbs (378) 127.00-137.00 (132.47); 405-445 lbs (426) 
121.00-130.00 (126.35); 460-495 lbs (484) 119.00-124.00 (120.96); 500-545 
lbs (530) 114.00-122.00 (118.51); 555-595 lbs (570) 113.00-117.00 
(115.07); 610-640 lbs (629) 107.00-115.00 (113.85); 655-695 lbs (679) 
100.00-110.00 (104.72). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 265-295 lbs (278) 185.00-192.00 
(188.86); 300-345 lbs (326) 175.00-185.00 (178.54); 355-395 lbs (375) 
170.00-178.00 (172.74); 405-445 lbs (424) 158.00-168.00 (161.40); 450-495 
lbs (471) 145.00-155.00 (147.80); 505-545 lbs (524) 137.00-147.00 
(141.62); 555-595 lbs (570) 130.00-140.00 (135.93); 600-648 lbs (627) 
124.00-133.00 (128.62); 655-695 lbs (673) 117.00-127.00 (122.96); 705-745 
lbs (722) 117.00-120.00 (118.57); 760-795 lbs (771) 110.00-115.00 
(112.19).  Medium and Large 2 255-290 lbs (273) 175.00-182.00 (178.01); 
310-345 lbs (326) 167.00-177.00 (170.07); 350-395 lbs (378) 160.00-170.00 
(162.53); 400-440 lbs (423) 150.00-160.00 (152.59); 450-495 lbs (474) 
138.00-148.00 (141.61); 500-545 lbs (522) 130.00-140.00 (134.78); 555-599 
lbs (576) 124.00-133.00 (128.34); 600-645 lbs (622) 116.00-126.00 
(122.26); 655-695 lbs (675) 112.00-118.00 (115.49); 705-745 lbs (726) 
110.00-115.00 (113.33).  Medium and Large 3 255-290 lbs (273) 157.00-
167.00 (161.99); 315-345 lbs (330) 150.00-160.00 (152.37); 365-395 lbs 
(380) 145.00-152.00 (148.27); 405-445 lbs (422) 138.00-148.00 (142.23); 
450-495 lbs (476) 128.00-138.00 (132.55); 505-545 lbs (521) 122.00-131.00 
(126.53); 555-595 lbs (579) 115.00-125.00 (120.96); 605-645 lbs (624) 
109.00-118.00 (114.76). 

Board Sale: Uniontown, AL
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 83 head 600 lbs 149.50; 139 head 
700-750 lbs (717) 134.25-135.50 (134.87); 142 head 700 lbs 150.00 value 
added; 71 head 700 lbs 150.75; 386 head 750-800 lbs (773) 143.25-145.50 
(144.71)value added; 561 head 800-850 (800) 142.00-147.00 (142.61)value 
added; 116 head 860 lbs 140.75 value added. Feeder Heifers: Medium and 
Large 1-2: 80 head 625 lbs 132.00; 80 head 625 lbs 147.50 value added; 
342 head 700-750 lbs (729) 133.75-136.50 (135.23)value added; 64 head 740 
lbs 139.00; 458 head 750-800 lbs (756) 133.75-139.00 (135.22)value added.
Cattle sold with a 2-3 percent shrink, 6 cent slide up only, and 
to be delivered August 08-15 December, 2018.

Open and Bred Replacement Cows: Young to Middle Aged: Large 2: 0-3 mos
820.00-1025.00; 4-6 mos 1050.00-1350.00; 7-9 mos 1125.00-1425.00; Medium 
2 0-3 mos 620.00-875.00; 4-6 mos 750.00-1050.00; 7-9 mos 835.00-1135.00. 
Small 2: 0-3 mos 455.00-745.00; 4-6 mos 650.00-900.00; 7-9 mos 950.00-
1000.00. Aged: Large 3: 0-3 mos 595.00-800.00; 4-6 mos 675.00-925.00; 7-9 
mos 825.00-900.00; Medium 3: 0-3 mos 485.00-700.00; 4-6 mos 575.00-
850.00; 7-9 mos 690.00-910.00 Small 3: 0-3 mos 305.00-470.00; 4-6 mos 
450.00-675.00; 7-9 mos 550.00-780.00.

Replacement Pairs: Young to Middle Aged Cows with Calves 100-300 lbs: 
Large 2: 1175.00-1450.00 up to 1750.00; Medium 2: 1050.00-1350.00; Small 
2 925.00-1150.00; Large 3 950.00-1250.00. Medium 3: 875.00-1175.00. Small 
3: 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_ls145.txt

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