Alabama Auctions Summary
MG_LS144
Montgomery, AL   Thr Apr 18, 2019    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

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Alabama Auctions Daily Summary
Alabama Livestock auctions that were held on Wednesday April 17, 2019.

Cattle Receipts:   3,325   Last week:   2,970   Last Year:   2,820

   Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady 
to 3.00 higher. All feeder classes sold steady to 4.00 higher. Trade 
active with good demand on feeders. Replacement cows and pairs sold 
mostly steady. Slaughter cows made up 6 percent of the offering, 
slaughter bulls 2 percent, replacement cows and pairs 10 percent, and 
feeders 82 percent. The feeder supply included 00 percent steers, 
00 percent heifers, and 00 percent bulls. Near 00 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

               Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1130-1335  1266     53.00-57.00       54.70
    3   1420-1680  1518     53.00-55.50       54.42

                Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
   46    965-1320  1112     54.00-59.00       56.61
    6   1010-1210  1135     59.00-62.00       60.55 High Dressing
   15    915-1355  1142     49.00-52.00       50.75 Low Dressing
    7   1565-1695  1639     54.00-55.00       54.41

                Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
    9    880-1115   951     46.00-50.00       47.77
    6    925-1170  1078     50.00-53.50       51.42 High Dressing
   25    800-1035   943     41.00-46.00       44.27 Low Dressing

               Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1260-1465  1360     75.00-78.00       75.97
    6   1115-1470  1343     70.00-75.00       72.98 Low Dressing
    9   1575-2200  1855     75.00-79.00       77.24

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    410-445    440    180.00-185.00      182.34
    8    455-490    485    169.00-177.50      175.37
    3    470-470    470       178.00          178.00  Value Added
    6    525-545    538    159.00-165.00      162.33
   27    560-595    567    151.00-157.00      154.08
   29    615-645    637    145.00-152.00      147.09
   17    655-685    676    140.00-144.00      141.92
   12    675-675    675       147.00          147.00  Value Added
   25    705-745    737    133.00-139.00      133.98
    7    755-795    765    128.00-135.00      129.72
   13    802-830    817    125.00-129.00      126.88

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    3    265-285    272    175.00-180.00      177.07
    7    315-325    324    171.00-176.00      174.01
    4    355-395    375    167.00-171.00      169.07
   15    415-445    432    165.00-170.00      168.61
    9    455-480    468    160.00-165.00      162.31
   20    525-545    532    155.00-160.00      157.62
    8    565-595    590    145.00-150.00      149.03
   10    645-645    645       154.50          154.50  Value Added
   23    670-695    678    130.00-137.50      135.96
    3    775-785    778    116.00-118.00      117.33

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
    3    310-325    317    161.00-166.00      164.04
    5    365-375    373    151.00-157.00      152.99
    7    540-540    540       150.00          150.00  Value Added

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    260-265    264    164.00-167.50      164.74
    4    310-340    333    160.00-163.00      161.23
   21    355-395    382    153.00-160.00      155.45
   27    405-445    424    148.00-154.00      150.51
   34    460-495    488    143.00-149.00      146.81
   10    475-485    480    154.00-156.00      154.89  Value Added
   34    505-545    519    135.00-143.00      139.25
   18    514-545    528    146.00-150.00      147.84  Value Added
   12    560-595    570    132.00-136.00      134.67
    8    610-615    614    130.00-133.00      131.75
   13    612-630    626    135.00-140.00      138.87  Value Added
    8    660-695    683    126.00-131.00      128.10
    4    705-730    711    120.00-125.00      123.27
    3    755-775    765    118.00-123.00      120.68

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    3    215-245    225    160.00-165.00      161.81
    7    255-285    270    155.00-160.00      158.02
    7    320-345    335    150.00-155.00      152.11
   20    350-395    386    145.00-151.00      149.06
   27    405-445    434    142.00-147.00      145.48
   29    455-495    478    134.00-140.00      137.42
   10    510-545    523    130.00-134.00      131.71
   22    555-595    572    125.00-131.00      128.78
    3    585-585    585       136.50          136.50  Value Added
   20    600-640    618    119.00-126.00      123.31
    7    665-695    682    115.00-120.00      117.98
    3    730-745    738    114.00-115.00      114.67

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    4    310-325    319    142.00-148.00      145.78
    5    360-395    379    138.00-140.00      139.17
   10    410-445    429    132.00-138.00      135.97
    8    455-495    471    126.00-132.00      129.48
    8    500-545    526    118.00-124.00      120.02
    4    560-595    581    115.00-120.00      117.04

               Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    255-275    258       192.00          192.00
   10    310-345    318    182.00-187.50      184.68
   10    350-395    369    172.00-177.00      174.12
    6    410-440    423    165.00-172.00      167.14
    4    450-475    466    160.00-165.00      161.21
    3    500-540    522    153.00-157.00      154.97
    5    565-595    578    140.00-145.00      141.77
    8    600-635    621    134.00-140.00      136.24
    6    665-695    670    128.00-131.00      129.99
    7    715-745    730    120.00-127.00      123.86
    4    765-790    779    115.00-121.00      118.49

               Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    3    265-295    285    177.00-182.00      179.76
    6    305-340    317    167.00-172.00      169.39
    7    370-395    379    162.00-167.00      165.32
   24    400-445    430    156.00-162.00      158.03
   17    450-495    472    149.00-156.00      152.40
   19    510-540    519    142.00-148.00      143.78
   13    560-590    573    134.00-140.00      137.77
    7    610-620    612    132.00-135.00      133.72
    4    725-745    735    115.00-118.00      116.52
    3    770-795    778    110.00-112.00      110.68

               Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
    4    305-315    308    158.00-164.00      160.48
    8    355-395    384    152.00-158.00      155.39
   25    405-445    425    145.00-152.00      148.89
   11    455-495    479    140.00-145.00      143.28
    5    505-535    519    131.00-137.00      134.19
    7    555-595    581    125.00-130.00      128.04
    3    710-725    715    116.00-121.00      117.69

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                             Aged 
          Large 2                               Large 3      
0-3 mos   800.00-1000.00                        550.00-650.00                 
4-6 mos   950.00-1100.00                        650.00-850.00              
7-9 mos   1050.00-1250.00, few 1450.00          850.00-950.00                 

          Medium 2                              Medium 3
0-3 mos   650.00-800.00                         400.00-600.00  
4-6 mos   800.00-1000.00                        600.00-700.00           
7-9 mos   900.00-1100.00                        700.00-850.00       
         
          Small 2                               Small 3 
0-3 mos   450.00-600.00                         300.00-450.00       
4-6 mos   600.00-750.00                         450.00-550.00        
7-9 mos   700.00-850.00                         --------------               

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs   Aged
         
          Large 2                                   Large 3  
          1200.00-1425.00, few 1700.00              950.00-1100.00        

          Medium 2                                  Medium 3
          1000.00-1250.00, few 1425.00              850.00-950.00         

          Small 2                                   Small 3
          850.00-1000.00, few 1400.00               --------------- 
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  
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