Georgia Cattle Auctions
TV_LS140
Thomasville, GA    Fri Feb 09, 2018     USDA-GA Dept of AG Market News

Georgia Cattle Auctions Daily Summary
Georgia Livestock Auctions that were held Thursday Feb 8, 2018

Cattle auctions at Calhoun (266), Greensboro (244) and Thomaston (30). 
Receipts Thursday 540 week ago 988 and year ago 580. Compared to one 
week ago, slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher, slaughter bulls steady,
feeder steers and steer calves lightly tested, feeder bulls 2.00 to 
5.00 higher, bull calves unevenly steady, feeder heifers unevenly steady,
heifer calves steady to 2.00 higher, replacement cows mostly steady.

Slaughter cows 30 percent; slaughter bulls 1 percent; and feeders 
69 percent. In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 5 
percent of the run; heifers 36 percent; bulls 46 percent and 
replacement cows 13 percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled around 5 
percent.    

             Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1470-1970  1679     51.00-57.00       54.27

             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1000-1390  1238     58.00-63.00       60.46  
  1095-1325  1213     66.00-69.00       67.56 High Dressing
   930-1395  1238     50.00-56.00       53.19 Low Dressing
  1425-1960  1581     58.00-64.00       61.40
  1535-1835  1647     66.00-67.00       66.68 High Dressing
  1400-1645  1515     50.00-56.00       53.51 Low Dressing

              Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   820-1190   971     45.00-48.00       46.44
   915-1130  1016     49.00-52.00       50.16 High Dressing
   860-1335  1108     38.00-44.00       41.37 Low Dressing

              Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1          
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
1535-1710    1623     78.00-80.00       78.95

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  455-495    487    140.00-147.00      141.31
  505-545    527    133.00-142.00      137.71
  560-590    575    130.00-133.00      131.31
  
          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  355-395    377    146.00-152.00      148.30
  405-445    417    135.00-144.00      140.75
  455-496    485    131.00-138.00      134.35
  505-545    525    126.00-132.00      129.08
  555-585    568    121.00-127.00      123.96
  605-640    623    115.00-124.00      119.94
   
          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  405-445    431    122.00-132.00      126.67

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  455-485    470    160.00-169.00      164.90
  505-545    528    154.00-161.00      157.68
  560-590    577    150.00-154.00      151.29
   
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  310-335    326    168.00-178.00      170.50
  370-390    380    164.00-168.00      165.97
  405-445    423    156.00-165.00      162.17
  455-475    466    156.00-159.00      156.98
  510-535    528    147.00-150.00      147.98
  560-590    575    140.00-145.00      142.97
  610-640    620    131.00-141.00      137.92
  
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  310-345    325    156.00-166.00      161.81
  370-395    379    152.00-159.00      155.12
  405-445    428    145.00-154.00      149.92
  505-545    528    130.00-137.00      132.74
  610-645    630    118.00-128.00      123.26
   
        Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Per Head        
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
 935-1020     978    740.00-820.00     781.74 4-6 Months Bred
1445-1465    1455    790.00-810.00     799.93 1-3 Months Bred

  
Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
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