Knoxville Livestock Center Auction
USDA - Sun May 19, 6:39AM CDT
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NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed May 15, 2019     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday May 15, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  392          Last week:  not reported           Last year: 404

Compared to same sale two weeks ago, feeder heifers and bulls measuring 3.00 
lower overall with no comparisons available for feeder steers due to limited 
comparable receipts.  Slaughter cows gauging 4.00 to 5.00 higher with slaughter 
bulls 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

Feeder: 298				Slaughter: 63			Replacement:31
  
Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 79 percent.  The feeder supply included 
12 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 47 percent bulls. Near 18 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note: 
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt. basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    380-380    380       160.00         160.00
    2    425-440    433    158.00-162.00     159.97
    1    490-490    490       151.00         151.00
    7    510-545    534    143.00-156.00     149.01
    4    511-511    511       163.00         163.00   Value Added
    2    582-582    582       130.00         130.00
    1    680-680    680       132.00         132.00
    1    710-710    710       127.00         127.00
    1    760-760    760       118.00         118.00
    2    822-822    822       116.00         116.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    645-645    645       120.00         120.00
                             Holstein Large 4
    1    450-450    450        70.00          70.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    315-340    337    134.50-140.00     135.83
    7    352-395    371    128.50-137.00     130.64
    5    405-445    424    120.00-131.00     124.67
    1    415-415    415       136.00         136.00   Fancy
   11    450-495    482    125.00-133.00     129.45
    9    500-545    523    118.00-129.00     124.62
   10    550-590    566    120.00-127.50     123.37
    9    600-635    621    109.00-120.00     114.78
    3    690-690    690       108.50         108.50
    1    710-710    710       111.00         111.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    360-375    368    110.00-123.00     118.25
    1    440-440    440       113.00         113.00
    2    485-485    485    112.00-113.00     112.50
    3    500-545    518       110.00         110.00
    1    570-570    570       112.00         112.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    255-265    260    160.00-165.00     162.45
    7    306-340    320    165.00-168.00     165.90
   12    365-395    374    145.00-162.50     156.52
   12    405-440    429    140.00-155.00     149.74
    2    410-430    420    158.00-162.50     160.30   Fancy
    1    415-415    415       137.50         137.50   Full
   20    455-495    481    140.00-153.00     147.55
    1    460-460    460       157.00         157.00   Fancy
    7    500-535    522    128.00-140.00     133.33
    8    560-595    575    120.00-138.00     131.04
   10    600-645    629    117.00-127.50     122.28
    5    715-741    734    117.00-120.00     118.19
    1    755-755    755       117.00         117.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    460-460    460       135.00         135.00
    1    515-515    515       124.00         124.00
    1    580-580    580       110.00         110.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1040-1040  1040       735.00         735.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1000-1000  1000       775.00         775.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    4   1000-1125  1083    775.00-875.00     819.52   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1145-1145  1145       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    1   1200-1200  1200       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1040-1040  1040       650.00         650.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1160-1395  1290     57.50-64.50       61.64
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    860-860    860        63.00          63.00
   11    900-1285  1086     58.00-67.00       63.49
   10    900-1345  1112     68.50-84.00       75.00   High Dressing
    3    965-1195  1085     51.50-53.00       52.20   Low Dressing
    1   1630-1630  1630        67.00          67.00
    2   1465-1505  1485     71.00-77.00       74.04   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    985-1005   995     58.00-59.00       58.51

All-Natural Slaughter Cows: 
Breaker: 2 head 61.00-65.00
Boning: (Average Dressing)7 head 58.00-72.00, (High Dressing)1 head 80.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1365-1390  1378        79.00          79.00
    3   1195-1220  1210     70.00-77.00       73.98   Low Dressing
    1   1585-1585  1585        88.00          88.00
    2   1615-1785  1700     95.00-98.50       96.84   High Dressing

All-Natural Slaughter Bulls: 
Yield Grade 1: (Average Dressing)2 head 83.00-84.00
               (High Dressing)2 head 99.00-102.00

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Kristy Tippins, Market Reporter  502-782-4139 
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