Blackstone Weekly Auction
RH_LS148
Richmond, VA    Thu Apr 18, 2019    VA Dept of Ag-USDA Market News
            
Blackstone, VA Weekly State Graded Sale

State Graded Weighted Average for Wed Apr 17, 2019

Feeder Cattle 136 (Steers 30; Heifers 58; Bulls 48)

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    500-600     544    144.00-149.50     148.48
    5    600-700     613       152.00         152.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-500     410       153.00         153.00
    8    600-700     634    130.00-144.00     138.27
    4    700-800     759       133.00         133.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    400-500     447       133.50         133.50
    3    500-600     547       145.00         145.00

                      Feeder Steers Small 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     385       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-400     368    101.00-140.00     126.06
    4    400-500     466    106.00-127.00     120.82
                     mostly 124.00-127.00
    5    500-600     534       125.00         125.00
    2    600-700     660       111.00         111.00
    3    800-900     817       106.00         106.00
    3    900-1000    912       100.00         100.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    300-400     348     89.00-147.50     129.65
                     mostly 111.00-147.50
   13    400-500     447       132.00         132.00
   12    500-600     561    112.00-126.00     124.31
                     mostly 124.50-126.00
    1    700-800     705        97.00          97.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-400     345       139.00         139.00

                      Feeder Heifers Small 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-600     595       110.00         110.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    400-500     463    106.00-156.00     139.96
                     mostly 134.00-156.00
    1    500-600     590       130.00         130.00
    2    600-700     638       126.00         126.00
    1    700-800     725       108.00         108.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-400     338    104.00-158.00     147.94
                        mostly 158.00
   13    400-500     450    143.50-152.00     147.72
    7    500-600     565    125.00-130.00     129.34
    5    600-700     631       128.50         128.50

Blackstone VA Livestock Auction
weekly Auction for Wed Apr 17, 2019
All prices per hundredweight unless otherwise stated

   Slaughter Cattle   19 head

   Slaughter Cows   19 head

      Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80% Lean
      1200-1600     44.00-45.00

      Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
       800-1200     36.00-49.00
      1200-2000     42.00-44.00

      Slaughter Cows Boner High Yielding
      1200-2000     49.00-53.00

      Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
       850-1200     28.00-35.00

   Slaughter Lambs   16 head

      Spring, Wooled Good and Choice 1-3
        30-  60   170.00-175.00
        60-  90   150.00-152.50

   Slaughter Rams and Ewes   6 head

      Slaughter Ewes 
      Choice 2-4   85.00-115.00

   Goats   14 head

      Kids Selection No 3
        40-  60    80.00-105.00 per head

      Slaughter Does Selection No 1-2
        70- 100    75.00-122.50 per head

   Slaughter Hogs   7 head

      Barrows and Gilts US 1-3
       210- 230     47.00-54.00
       270- 300     47.00-51.00

Prices per hundredweight unless otherwise stated.
Price and grade information is reported by VDACS Livestock Marketing 
and disseminated by Virginia Market News Service. While market reports 
reflect the majority of cattle at each sale, there are instances 
where animals do not fit reporting categories and are not included.

Source:  Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
         USDA-VA Market News, Richmond, VA   804.786.3947
         www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews
         market.news@vdacs.virginia.gov

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