Springdale Livestock Auction
LR_LS121
Little Rock, AR      Fri Feb 16, 2018     USDA-AR Coop Ext Market News Service 

Farmer's Stockyards  , Springdale, AR
Weighted Average Report for Friday Feb 16, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  486          Last week:  415              Last year:  537

Compared to last week:  Feeder steers mostly steady to 5.00 lower. Feeder
heifers steady to 2.00 higher with the better 350-400lb 8.00 higher. Slaughter
cows steady. Slaughter bulls not fully tested last week.

Supply included about 290 feeder calves, 60 feeder yearlings, 55 replacement
cows, 73 slaughter cows. and 8 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 47
percent steers, 39 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 17 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
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    300-347    342    200.00-212.00     201.82
    5    358-380    367    195.00-201.00     199.00
    6    412-445    425    190.00-195.00     193.15
    3    465-468    467       190.00         190.00
   10    507-530    512    180.00-181.00     180.79
    4    555-598    579    160.00-174.00     164.45
    5    602-602    602       160.00         160.00
   14    672-672    672       153.50         153.50
    5    753-753    753       139.50         139.50
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   18    398-398    398       200.00         200.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    300-300    300       190.00         190.00
    5    372-388    381    181.00-196.00     190.23
    7    402-440    423    175.00-192.00     187.46
    7    472-490    481    165.00-181.00     173.90
    8    500-548    518    162.00-168.00     165.18
    3    552-565    556    154.00-157.50     156.32
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    370-370    370       170.00         170.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    4    758-792    775     62.00-65.00       63.47

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    312-335    319    166.00-176.00     169.58
   23    360-395    375    155.00-175.00     168.42
   14    400-445    421    153.00-168.00     160.08
   20    450-495    475    149.00-160.00     153.50
   12    500-545    530    142.00-154.00     145.48
    3    550-570    558    138.00-142.00     140.31
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    330-345    338    146.00-168.00     156.76
    4    400-440    428    149.00-158.00     152.01
    2    470-495    483    132.50-140.00     136.15
    7    500-520    509    133.00-138.00     136.56
    2    570-590    580    126.00-135.00     130.42
    3    650-695    672    115.00-120.00     116.61

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-335    314    195.00-200.00     196.22
    5    412-422    418    191.00-195.00     193.42
    3    485-495    492       176.00         176.00
    3    520-545    528    160.00-161.00     160.34
    4    575-590    579    150.00-154.00     152.98
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    485-495    490    160.00-170.00     165.05
    4    580-597    593    137.00-146.00     139.20
    2    615-625    620    134.00-144.00     138.96
    2    782-782    782       110.00         110.00

Replacement: Cows Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   second & third stage 1050.00-1250.00/hd
                            first stage          840.00-1075.00/hd
                            open                  63.00-79.00 
 7+ years old               second & third stage 750.00-1125.00/hd
                
   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-250     1125.00-1525.00 per pair 
7+ years old                100-300     1000.00-1125.00 per pair 

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  52.00-57.00       61.00
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  54.00-61.00    61.50-65.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  50.00-57.00    59.00-62.00     45.00-48.00
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100   83.00-84.50        88.00        74.00-75.00

Source: AR Coop Ext Service - USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-671-2200
        24 Hour Market Report.501-671-2369
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