WNC Livestock Report

Jan 29, 2013


WNC Regional Livestock Center, Canton, NC
Report for Monday Jan 28, 2013

Cattle Receipts:  197      Last week:  199           Last year:  208

Trends not available. Slaughter cows made up 22 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 5
percent, replacement cows 7 percent, and feeders 66 percent.  The feeder supply included
31 percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 28 percent bulls. Near 33 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 1-2 250-250 lbs (250) 207.00 (207.00); 305-305 lbs
(305) 140.00 (140.00); 385-390 lbs (388) 180.00-190.00 (185.03); 410-445 lbs (428) 178.00-
183.00 (180.40); 460-460 lbs (460) 162.00 (162.00); 510-510 lbs (510) 150.00-155.00
(152.50); 550-580 lbs (564) 145.00-155.00 (149.77); 670-670 lbs (670) 137.00 (137.00);
745-745 lbs (745) 121.00 (121.00); 765-790 lbs (781) 120.00-128.00 (123.00); 900-900 lbs
(900) 106.00 (106.00).  Small 1-2 355-355 lbs (355) 162.00 (162.00).  Medium and Large 3
355-375 lbs (365) 130.00-152.00 (140.70); 630-630 lbs (630) 125.00 (125.00).

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 330-330 lbs (330) 147.00 (147.00); 380-380 lbs
(380) 135.00 (135.00); 400-440 lbs (417) 130.00-140.00 (136.37); 450-485 lbs (462) 125.00-
144.00 (133.28); 520-540 lbs (529) 137.00-140.00 (138.52); 615-640 lbs (632) 122.00-126.00
(123.97); 650-680 lbs (658) 120.00-130.00 (122.38); 745-745 lbs (745) 117.00 (117.00);
765-765 lbs (765) 116.00 (116.00).  Small 1-2 440-440 lbs (440) 113.00 (113.00); 495-495
lbs (495) 118.00 (118.00); 530-530 lbs (530) 114.00 (114.00).  Medium and Large 3 350-350
lbs (350) 128.00 (128.00); 440-440 lbs (440) 127.00 (127.00); 500-545 lbs (520) 110.00-
120.00 (113.21).

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 430-440 lbs (435) 143.00-155.00 (149.07); 450-485
lbs (470) 150.00-155.00 (152.00); 525-535 lbs (528) 135.00-148.00 (141.96); 550-585 lbs
(571) 133.00-147.00 (138.28); 640-640 lbs (640) 132.00 (132.00); 650-675 lbs (666) 121.00-
133.00 (127.20); 705-705 lbs (705) 118.00 (118.00); 825-825 lbs (825) 104.00 (104.00);
880-880 lbs (880) 114.00 (114.00).  Small 1-2 470-470 lbs (470) 127.00 (127.00).  Medium
and Large 3 470-470 lbs (470) 130.00 (130.00); 625-625 lbs (625) 115.00 (115.00); 795-795
lbs (795) 95.00 (95.00); 980-980 lbs (980) 90.00 (90.00).

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 980-980 lbs (980) 900.00 per head 4-6 months bred
(900.00).  Medium and Large 1-2 Young 900-900 lbs (900) 925.00 per head 7-9 months bred
(925.00); 1200-1445 lbs (1303) 925.00-1275.00 per head 7-9 months bred (1127.14).  Medium
and Large 1-2 Middle Aged 845-845 lbs (845) 800.00 per head 4-6 months bred (800.00).
1495-1495 lbs (1495) 999.00-1325.00 per head 7-9 months bred (1325.00).

Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1235-1350 lbs (1306) 75.00-76.00 (75.51);
1120-1120 lbs high dressing (1120) 81.00 (81.00); 1440-1880 lbs (1698) 72.00-77.00
(75.16); 1465-1540 lbs high dressing (1503) 82.00-85.00 (83.54).  Boner 80-85 percent lean
860-860 lbs (860) 78.00 (78.00); 870-870 lbs high dressing (870) 80.00 (80.00); 890-890
lbs low dressing (890) 67.00 (67.00); 1045-1270 lbs (1167) 72.00-79.00 (76.22); 1030-1325
lbs high dressing (1194) 80.00-84.00 (82.00); 1575-1575 lbs high dressing (1575) 83.00
(83.00).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 1005-1005 lbs (1005) 70.00 (70.00); 835-835 lbs low
dressing (835) 65.00 (65.00).

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1240-1240 lbs (1240) 94.00 (94.00); 1745-2020 lbs
(1863) 91.00-95.00 (93.55); 1990-1990 lbs high dressing (1990) 105.00 (105.00); 1515-1515
lbs low dressing (1515) 84.00 (84.00).

Cows/Calf Pairs: (12)  Medium and Large 1 and 2 1000-1150 lbs young to middle age cows
with 350-400 lbs calves 1300.00-1475.00 per pair.


Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
919-707-3156 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsRA_LS152.txtzxz

Comments (0)
If you wish to comment, please login.