Lexington Weekly Livestock Summary
LG_LS145      
Lexington, KY    Thur Nov 14, 2019    USDA-KY Dept Ag Market News  
Weekly Summary for Tues. sale  
*KY Dept Ag offices closed Monday for Holiday-no sales reported. 
**Summary reflects Tues. sale

Monday receipts:  968   Last Week:  2965   Year Ago:  1154

   Compared to last week feeder steers and heifers sold 3.00 to 8.00 lower;
featherweight heifers sharply lower with light demand. Winter storm overnight 
Monday with drastic temperature change reduced demand for calves. Yearling 
steers and heifers sold firm with good demand. Quality was average through good. 
Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold steady with moderate demand.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs few 142.00-144.00; 400-
500 lbs 124.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-131.00; 600-700 lbs 118.00-134.00
load: 81 head(blk-few chax) 639 lbs 151.00; 700-800 lbs 123.00-139.00
loads: 140.00-148.25 including 62 head(mixed) 744 lbs 143.00 and 
66 head(blk-fancy) 769 lbs 148.25; 800-900 lbs 126.00-130.00 yearling loads:
53 head(mixed) 859 lbs 141.80 and 59 head(blk-fancy) 883 lbs 147.00.
Medium and Large 2-3  500-600 lbs few 117.00; 600-700 lbs few 112.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2  200-300 lbs 92.00-100.00; 300-400 lbs 
96.00-106.00; 400-500 lbs 105.00-115.00; 500-600 lbs 100.00-114.00 value-added 
118.00-136.00 including 21 head(blk) 595 lbs 136.00; 600-700 lbs 103.00-122.00
including 55 head(mixed) 629 lbs 122.00; 700-800 lbs 94.00-110.00 open pkgs:
130.00-134.00 including 33 head(blk-chax) 726 lbs 134.00; 800-900 lbs 99.00-
112.00; 900-1000 lbs few 98.00.  Medium and Large 2-3  300-400 lbs 89.00-95.00;
400-500 lbs few 99.00; 500-600 lbs 90.00-98.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  200-300 lbs 125.00; 300-400 lbs
120.00-137.00; 400-500 lbs 120.00-130.00 fancy 136.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-
127.00; 600-700 lbs 101.00-120.00; 700-800 lbs 96.00.  Medium and Large 2-3
200-300 lbs 115.00-120.00; 300-400 lbs 116.00; 400-500 lbs 110.00-112.00; 
500-600 lbs 105.00-114.00; 600-700 lbs 95.00-100.00.

    Slaughter Cows:
        %Lean    Weight        Avg Dress     Hi dress      Lo Dress
Breakers 70-80   1100-1700 lbs 45.00-50.00   50.00-55.00   40.00-44.00                       
Boners   80-85   1100-1300 lbs 43.00-49.00   50.00-55.00   33.00-42.00                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Lean     85-90    950-1200 lbs 41.00-46.00   47.00-49.00   30.00-40.00 

    Slaughter Bulls:  
               Weight      Average Dress   High Dress     Low Dress   
Y.G. 1-2       1250-2000   70.00-78.00     79.00-83.00    62.00-69.00   

Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  middle-aged 1200-1600 lbs 4-6 months bred
600.00-750.00.  Medium and Large 2-3  1000-1100 lbs middle-aged 4-9 months bred
500.00-550.00.  Small 2-3 aged 915 lbs 4-6 months bred 400.00.


**This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a usda grade,
weight and sex.  This report does not reflect all animals sold on the 
above date.

Source:  KY Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Frankfort, KY 
             Bill Holleran, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139 
             24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
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