Livestock report

Dec 05, 2012

RA_LS152Raleigh, NC      Tue Dec 4, 2012     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News
WNC Regional Livestock Center, Canton, NCReport for Monday Dec 3, 2012
Cattle Receipts:  280          Last Week: 532            Last Year: 415
No trends available.
Slaughter cows made up 17 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 0 percent, and feeders 77 percent.  The feeder supply included 28 percent steers, 43 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 32 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.  (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and prices for each category)
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 335-345 lbs (340) 165.00-173.00 (168.94); 350-395 lbs (373) 150.00-155.00 (152.50); 400-445 lbs (431) 148.00-160.00 (151.29); 450-480 lbs (465) 143.00-150.00 (145.47); 505-535 lbs (520) 137.00-140.00 (137.43); 550-580 lbs (562) 133.00-142.00 (137.74); 605-635 lbs (620) 125.00-131.00 (128.43); 665-695 lbs (683) 120.00-129.00 (125.00); 725-745 lbs (735) 115.00-127.00 (121.03); 760-760 lbs (760) 116.00 (116.00).  Small 1-2 495-495 lbs (495) 135.00 (135.00).  Holstein Large 3 430-430 lbs (430) 76.00 (76.00); 892-892 lbs (892) 75.00 (75.00); 985-985 lbs (985) 72.00 (72.00). 
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 205-205 lbs (205) 126.00 (126.00); 260-260 lbs (260) 117.00 (117.00); 310-340 lbs (325) 136.00-137.00 (136.48); 360-395 lbs (379) 120.00-133.00 (127.47); 400-440 lbs (412) 130.00-143.00 (137.09); 450-495 lbs (469) 125.00-140.00 (129.46); 500-535 lbs (509) 120.00-130.00 (128.31); 550-565 lbs (555) 120.00-132.00 (124.85); 625-640 lbs (632) 116.00-124.00 (118.89); 710-740 lbs (725) 105.00-114.00 (109.41); 765-765 lbs (765) 105.00 (105.00).  Small 1-2 415-425 lbs (420) 110.00-126.00 (118.10); 455-455 lbs (455) 100.00 (100.00); 505-520 lbs (513) 100.00-102.00 (100.99).  Medium and Large 3 370-390 lbs (380) 110.00-112.00 (111.03); 535-535 lbs (535) 110.00 (110.00); 555-555 lbs (555) 110.00 (110.00); 650-650 lbs (650) 109.00 (109.00); 715-715 lbs (715) 90.00 (90.00). 
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 410-425 lbs (420) 138.00-140.00 (138.67); 475-485 lbs (481) 135.00-138.00 (136.76); 500-535 lbs (521) 121.00-138.00 (130.02); 555-595 lbs (579) 120.00-131.00 (123.62); 610-645 lbs (626) 110.00-117.00 (112.83); 650-665 lbs (656) 110.00-113.00 (111.26); 705-740 lbs (729) 97.00-110.00 (101.67); 750-750 lbs (750) 100.00 (100.00); 810-810 lbs (810) 90.00 (90.00); 890-890 lbs (890) 80.00 (80.00); 945-945 lbs (945) 72.00 (72.00).  Small 1-2 440-440 lbs (440) 110.00 (110.00).  Medium and Large 3 480-480 lbs (480) 120.00 (120.00); 510-540 lbs (523) 104.00-116.00 (110.04); 650-670 lbs (660) 90.00-100.00 (94.92); 805-825 lbs (815) 70.00-85.00 (77.41). 
Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 675-675 lbs (675) 475.00 per head 1-3 months bred (475.00).  Medium and Large 1-2 Young 640-640 lbs (640) 825.00 per head 4-6 months bred (825.00); 1115-1115 lbs (1115) 825.00 per head 4-6 months bred (825.00).  Medium and Large 1-2 Middle Aged 1045-1045 lbs (1045) 999.00-1000.00 per head 4-6 months bred (1000.00). 
Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1370-1375 lbs (1373) 73.00 (73.00); 1435-1605 lbs (1540) 60.00-74.00 (69.36); 1435-1780 lbs high dressing (1610) 76.00-79.00 (77.53).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 820-820 lbs low dressing (820) 68.00 (68.00); 1040-1385 lbs (1194) 65.00-76.00 (70.96); 965-1295 lbs high dressing (1138) 76.00-82.00 (78.68); 1060-1060 lbs low dressing (1060) 60.00 (60.00); 1515-1515 lbs (1515) 75.00 (75.00); 1578-1580 lbs high dressing (1579) 78.00-82.00 (80.00).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 850-1230 lbs (984) 62.00-70.00 (65.09); 895-1015 lbs low dressing (955) 53.00-58.00 (55.66). 
Other Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 1305-1305 lbs (1305) 88.00 (88.00). 
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1395-1470 lbs (1433) 87.00 (87.00); 1380-1380 lbs low dressing (1380) 80.00 (80.00); 1610-2035 lbs (1839) 89.00-92.00 (90.80); 2015-2015 lbs high dressing (2015) 96.00 (96.00). 
Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC        919-707-3156 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsRA_LS152.txt

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