Shelby Auction
RA_LS146
Raleigh, NC     Wednesday, September 11, 2019     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

Cleveland County Agr & Lstk Exchange, Shelby, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report  Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  509          Last Week:  426           Last Year:  504

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 1.00 lower with bulls 
mostly steady. Feeder cattle were mostly 1.00 to 5.00 lower. Light demand 
with slow market activity. Light offerings with quality of cattle plain 
to average.

Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 4 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 81 
percent.  The feeder supply included 35 percent steers, 41 percent 
heifers, and 23 percent bulls. Near 20 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.  (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and prices for each 
category)

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 250-295 lbs (273) 135.00-136.00 (135.54); 310-330 
lbs (317) 130.00-140.00 (134.99); 360-390 lbs (373) 131.00-135.00 (132.95); 410-425 lbs 
(418) 125.00-127.00 (125.98); 470-470 lbs (470) 127.00-128.00 (127.50); 555-575 lbs full 
(565) 111.00-116.00 (113.46); 612-627 lbs (621) 117.00-122.00 (117.83); 655-680 lbs 
(664) 118.50-125.00 (120.49); 700-700 lbs (700) 116.00 (116.00).  Small 1-2 275-285 lbs 
(280) 112.50-117.50 (114.96); 305-315 lbs (310) 110.00-114.00 (112.03); 370-390 lbs 
(380) 105.00-110.00 (108.38); 445-445 lbs (445) 107.50-111.00 (109.25); 500-505 lbs 
(503) 105.00-110.00 (107.51); 505-505 lbs fleshy (505) 95.00-97.50 (96.25); 555-595 lbs 
(573) 100.00-109.00 (103.82).  Medium 2 285-295 lbs (290) 125.00-127.50 (126.23); 360-
395 lbs (377) 115.00-127.50 (120.74); 410-445 lbs (435) 113.00-124.00 (118.63); 455-475 
lbs (467) 113.00-118.00 (115.00); 500-510 lbs (505) 121.00-124.00 (122.51); 555-595 lbs 
(570) 115.00-120.00 (117.68); 655-655 lbs (655) 115.00 (115.00); 700-740 lbs (720) 
111.00-116.00 (113.43).  Medium and Large 3 380-385 lbs (383) 100.00-105.00 (102.52).  
Holstein Large 3 555-555 lbs (555) 48.00 (48.00). 

   Feeder Heifers: Small 1-2 315-335 lbs (325) 105.00-110.00 (107.42); 365-385 lbs (378) 
100.00-110.00 (106.19); 400-440 lbs (420) 100.00-110.00 (104.49); 460-495 lbs (486) 
101.00-110.00 (105.95); 500-545 lbs (528) 102.00-109.00 (105.91); 505-525 lbs fleshy 
(515) 90.00-100.00 (94.90); 555-590 lbs (572) 101.00-107.00 (104.03); 610-625 lbs fleshy 
(619) 96.00-98.00 (97.00).  Medium 2 370-395 lbs (383) 112.00-115.00 (113.45); 405-428 
lbs (420) 112.00-116.00 (113.65); 450-465 lbs (457) 112.00-115.00 (113.15).  Medium and 
Large 3 200-215 lbs (208) 110.00-112.50 (111.30); 325-335 lbs (330) 102.50-110.00 
(106.19); 400-445 lbs (422) 106.00-110.00 (108.03); 405-410 lbs thin (407) 90.00-95.00 
(91.68); 455-495 lbs (477) 103.00-106.00 (103.80); 500-545 lbs (517) 101.00-109.00 
(103.16); 550-570 lbs (560) 101.00-110.00 (105.42); 555-555 lbs full (555) 99.00 
(99.00); 610-615 lbs (613) 97.00-98.00 (97.50). 

   Feeder Bulls: Small 1-2 420-440 lbs (430) 100.00-110.00 (105.13); 425-445 lbs full 
(435) 89.00-95.00 (92.07); 460-495 lbs (478) 100.00-105.00 (103.33); 460-480 lbs fleshy 
(472) 90.00-97.50 (94.22); 505-545 lbs (526) 101.00-110.00 (106.38); 510-525 lbs fleshy 
(518) 90.00-95.00 (93.36); 550-595 lbs (573) 103.00-106.00 (103.80); 565-595 lbs fleshy 
(577) 90.00-96.00 (93.38); 600-645 lbs (618) 98.00-110.00 (105.15); 655-670 lbs (663) 
102.00-107.00 (104.53).  Medium 2 430-430 lbs (430) 117.00-118.00 (117.50); 455-490 lbs 
(471) 114.00-119.00 (116.19); 505-520 lbs (513) 110.00-114.00 (112.75); 555-595 lbs 
(577) 113.00-117.00 (115.34); 615-620 lbs (618) 113.00-116.00 (114.49).  Medium and 
Large 3 570-585 lbs (578) 100.00-106.00 (103.66). 

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Middle Aged 1005-1075 lbs (1040) 530.00-800.00 per 
head 7-9 months bred (669.54).

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1235-1305 lbs high dressing (1270) 65.00-
66.00 (65.51).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 945-1350 lbs (1123) 54.00-63.00 (58.77); 1020-
1395 lbs high dressing (1237) 64.00-67.00 (65.22); 1420-1465 lbs (1443) 60.00-63.00 
(61.52); 1420-1515 lbs high dressing (1468) 66.00-72.00 (68.90).  Lean 85-90 percent 
lean 845-1135 lbs (1015) 45.00-53.00 (50.02); 820-990 lbs low dressing (905) 40.00-42.00 
(41.09). 

   Other Cows: Small 1-2 Young 670-795 lbs (732) 320.00-557.00 per head (432.44).

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1370-1405 lbs (1388) 88.00-89.00 (88.49); 1605-2215 
lbs (1923) 85.00-92.00 (88.81). 

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (10)  Small 1 and 2 580-885 lbs middle age cows with 
225-430 lbs calves 600.00-870.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 910-950 lbs 
middle age cows with 335-415 lbs calves 525.00-760.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 10.00-40.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
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