Weekly Georgia Auction Cattle Summary
TV_LS145
Thomasville, GA       Fri Mar 02, 2018     USDA-GA Dept of AG Market News

Georgia Cattle Auctions Weekly Summary

   Cattle receipts at 20 markets 7,797 compared to 9,272 last week and 
7,710 year ago. Compared to last week slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 higher,
slaughter bulls steady to 2.00 higher, feeder classes unevenly steady,
replacement cows mostly steady to 3.00 higher.

Slaughter cows            14 percent    11 percent    14 percent
Slaughter bulls            2 percent     2 percent     2 percent
Feeders over 600 lbs      14 percent    14 percent    14 percent
Feeders under 600 lbs     59 percent    61 percent    59 percent 
Feeder cows               11 percent    12 percent    11 percent
Feeder Steers             15 percent    15 percent    12 percent
Feeder Heifers            30 percent    31 percent    29 percent
Feeder Bulls              28 percent    29 percent    32 percent 

            Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price 
    1065-1390  1256     60.00-66.00       63.87
    1410-1770  1533     60.00-66.00       63.42
    
             Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
     910-1380  1170     63.00-70.00       66.53
     925-1380  1215     71.00-78.00       74.32 High Dressing
     935-1360  1146     55.00-60.00       58.02 Low Dressing
    1400-1900  1518     64.00-70.00       66.51
    1400-1665  1455     71.00-76.00       72.82 High Dressing
 
             Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
     800-1330  1014     55.00-61.00       58.75
     805-1199   964     62.00-67.00       64.36 High Dressing
     801-1140   979     50.00-54.00       51.56 Low Dressing

             Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                           
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1045-1495  1324     83.00-90.00       86.38
    1000-1470  1261     75.00-80.00       77.11 Low Dressing
    1505-2255  1760     83.00-90.00       86.56
    1535-2125  1863     94.00-101.00      96.08 High Dressing
    1505-1825  1653     76.00-81.00       77.77 Low Dressing

            Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                      
    300-340    311    198.00-208.00      202.19
    350-395    368    188.00-198.00      192.08
    400-440    420    179.00-189.00      183.31
    450-495    472    170.00-180.00      174.11
    500-545    524    162.00-172.00      166.67
    555-595    579    155.00-165.00      158.47
    605-649    628    148.00-156.00      151.28
    650-699    674    140.00-150.00      144.93
    700-745    722    132.00-138.00      135.30
    750-795    774    128.00-134.00      131.72
  
         Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2        
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price   
    250-294    280    190.00-197.00      194.44
    300-349    334    185.00-192.00      187.07
    355-395    375    176.00-185.00      178.95
    400-445    423    170.00-179.00      173.07
    450-495    466    163.00-173.00      167.72
    515-545    532    152.00-160.00      157.35
    550-595    574    148.00-155.00      151.46
    710-740    723    123.00-130.00      126.57
    
         Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3        
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price   
    250-295    270    180.00-190.00      185.06
    301-347    329    170.00-180.00      175.92
    355-385    369    167.00-172.00      169.54
    410-445    426    158.00-168.00      164.05
    450-490    466    150.00-160.00      154.46
    510-540    527    145.00-151.00      149.18
    
        Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1     
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price 
    200-245    223    177.00-182.00      179.06
    250-295    268    172.00-180.00      176.32
    301-346    326    165.00-175.00      168.70
    350-395    374    157.00-167.00      161.45
    400-445    419    150.00-160.00      153.30
    450-495    469    143.00-152.00      146.03
    500-545    522    139.00-146.00      141.93
    550-595    567    133.00-142.00      137.20
    600-645    618    128.00-136.00      132.85
    650-693    674    124.00-130.00      126.51
    700-740    713    119.00-126.00      124.14
    750-795    779    114.00-120.00      118.08

        Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2     
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price 
    205-245    230    165.00-172.00      169.17
    250-290    272    160.00-167.00      162.65
    300-345    323    152.00-160.00      157.00
    350-395    379    147.00-155.00      151.90
    400-448    424    140.00-150.00      145.07
    450-495    472    135.00-143.00      139.41
    500-545    528    130.00-138.00      133.40
    550-595    573    125.00-133.00      129.06
    600-645    621    120.00-128.00      123.52
    655-695    675    117.00-123.00      119.34
  
        Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3     
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price 
    210-245    231    155.00-160.00      158.14
    250-285    269    145.00-155.00      150.44
    300-345    330    140.00-148.00      142.93
    355-395    377    138.00-145.00      141.86
    400-445    424    130.00-140.00      134.25
    450-490    468    125.00-132.00      129.19
    500-545    523    120.00-128.00      123.26
    555-595    578    115.00-123.00      119.29
    605-635    618    107.00-115.00      111.30

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1        
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price   
    200-240    219    207.00-217.00      210.93
    255-290    271    199.00-207.00      201.91
    300-345    319    192.00-202.00      196.76
    350-395    374    185.00-195.00      189.35
    400-445    423    177.00-187.00      181.45
    450-495    466    166.00-176.00      170.68
    500-545    520    157.00-166.00      160.54
    550-595    567    147.00-157.00      151.88
    600-645    619    140.00-150.00      144.16
    650-695    668    136.00-142.00      138.69
    700-740    724    126.00-133.00      129.20
    750-790    768    121.00-129.00      124.55
  
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2        
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price   
    205-245    232    195.00-205.00      198.72
    255-290    269    187.00-192.00      189.33
    300-345    326    180.00-190.00      183.78
    350-395    375    172.00-182.00      176.31
    400-445    422    165.00-175.00      169.89
    450-495    469    155.00-165.00      159.66
    500-545    519    146.00-156.00      151.13
    550-595    571    140.00-148.00      142.57
    600-645    622    130.00-139.00      133.31
    650-695    674    125.00-132.00      127.46
    705-745    724    118.00-126.00      122.21

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3         
    Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price    
    200-245    223    175.00-185.00      180.47
    250-295    274    170.00-177.00      173.94
    305-345    329    162.00-172.00      167.72
    350-395    376    157.00-165.00      161.54
    400-445    421    150.00-160.00      155.99
    450-495    471    142.00-152.00      147.70
    500-545    525    137.00-145.00      140.99
    555-595    573    130.00-138.00      133.64
    600-645    630    124.00-130.00      126.09
    660-695    677    120.00-127.00      123.88

     Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Per Head                
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
   900-1050     947    880.00-1100.00    988.41 4-6 Months Bred    
  1135-1140    1138   1125.00-1150.00   1137.53 4-6 Months Bred    
  1100-1195    1132    850.00-1100.00    956.92 7-9 Months Bred    
  1360-1410    1385   1225.00-1300.00   1261.82 7-9 Months Bred      
     
     Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Per Head                
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
   905-1070     971    750.00-1000.00    871.56 1-3 Months Bred
   900-1055     988    650.00-950.00     827.65 4-6 Months Bred
   900-1055     955    725.00-1025.00    865.61 7-9 Months Bred
  1100-1175    1127    700.00-1000.00    809.66 4-6 Months Bred
  1110-1190    1150    870.00-950.00     911.39 7-9 Months Bred
  
     Cow Calf Pairs  Medium and Large 1-2                
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
   900-1070     966    975.00-1125.00   1052.17                  
  1100-1175    1142   1075.00-1250.00   1151.09                  
  1200-1275    1230   1260.00-1500.00   1384.51                  
  1305-1495    1415   1200.00-1430.00   1302.32                  

     Cow Calf Pairs  Medium and Large 2-3          
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
   900-1095     994    775.00-1050.00    978.81                
  1100-1190    1151    900.00-1130.00   1030.35                
  1200-1245    1223   1050.00-1150.00   1094.76                
  1305-1325    1315   1075.00-1225.00   1149.43                


Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: ThomasvilleGA-LPSMNLS@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/TV_ls145.txt

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