Richmond Livestock Auction
USDA - Sat Jan 12, 6:24AM CST
SV_LS172
Frankfort, KY      Fri. Jan 11, 2018     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

BlueGrass Stockyards, Richmond, KY
Weighted Average Report for Friday Jan 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 802    Last week: 977   Last year: 934

Compared last week: Feeder steers and heifer calves sold 2.00 to 3.00 higher 
with good demand. Yearling steers sold firm. Slaughter cows and bulls 2.00 
lower.
 	
25 replacement cattle, 30 slaughter cattle, 747 feeder cattle, 

Slaughter cows made up 5.0 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1.0 percent, 
replacement cows 4.0 percent, and feeders 91 percent.  The feeder supply 
included 60 percent bulls and steers, 40 percent heifers, Near 45 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.   


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     285       160.00         160.00
   16    300-350     335    150.00-162.50     155.26
    4    350-400     365    165.00-172.50     168.65
    1    350-400     390       172.50         172.50   Value Added
   15    400-450     435    149.00-165.00     156.02
   10    400-450     428       163.00         163.00   Value Added
    3    450-500     495    129.00-145.00     134.28
   10    450-500     481    146.00-149.00     147.82   Value Added
    2    500-550     515       151.00         151.00   Fancy
    5    500-550     522    146.00-153.00     150.31   Value Added
   12    550-600     562    138.00-147.00     140.99
    2    550-600     582       139.00         139.00   Value Added
    2    600-650     615       134.00         134.00
   13    600-650     621    136.00-140.00     137.22   Value Added
    2    650-700     652       130.00         130.00
   87    650-700     691    140.50-153.70     151.80   Value Added
    2    700-750     715    125.00-135.00     130.03
   11    700-750     726       134.50         134.50   Value Added
    1    750-800     765       128.00         128.00
   16    800-850     810    135.00-136.00     135.38   Value Added
    1    850-900     880       130.00         130.00
    2    950-1000    952       109.00         109.00
   56   1100-1150   1118       124.00         124.00   Value Added
Groups of 20hd or more:
70hd 691 lbs 153.70 blk
56hd 1118 lbs 124.00 blk

                     Feeder Steers Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     545       125.00         125.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    300-350     336    125.00-144.00     133.60
   14    400-450     422    124.00-136.00     130.54
   28    450-500     472    122.00-132.00     127.87
   12    500-550     530    130.00-140.00     132.61
    3    500-550     503       132.00         132.00   Value Added
    9    550-600     584    120.00-126.00     124.90
   10    550-600     580    130.00-146.00     134.70   Value Added
    2    600-650     641       140.00         140.00   Value Added
    5    650-700     682       134.00         134.00   Value Added
    1    700-750     730       100.00         100.00
    1    750-800     765       105.00         105.00
    4    800-850     832       114.50         114.50   Value Added

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    450-500     492       104.00         104.00
    8    500-550     529    122.00-127.00     123.70
    1    600-650     610       110.00         110.00
    1    650-700     685       112.00         112.00

                    Feeder Heifers Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-450     423       110.00         110.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    450-500     452       142.00         142.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     270    155.00-158.00     156.42
    2    300-350     310       145.00         145.00
    1    350-400     365       157.00         157.00
    8    400-450     427    148.00-162.50     155.78
    6    450-500     462    134.00-143.00     139.99
    7    500-550     521    130.00-143.00     135.97
    8    550-600     572    130.50-137.00     132.09
    5    600-650     625    123.00-126.00     124.59
    4    750-800     766    111.00-121.00     118.44
    6    900-950     918        85.00          85.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     515       119.00         119.00

                      Feeder Bulls Small 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    500-550     510       125.00         125.00

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1350        46.50          46.50   High Dressing
    5   1600-2000   1705     44.50-45.50       45.02   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    800-1200   1145     43.00-45.00       43.80
    1    800-1200   1155        40.00          40.00   Low Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1535        48.00          48.00   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    800-1200   1026     30.00-35.00       32.58

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1500-3000   1826     60.00-65.00       62.34
    1   1500-3000   2000        72.00          72.00   High Dressing

              Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1000       490.00         490.00   1 - 3 Mos Bred
    1    800-1200   1090       710.00         710.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred
    1    800-1200   1170       850.00         850.00   7 - 9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1035       590.00         590.00   4 - 6 Mos Bred

               Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    870       500.00         500.00   7 - 9 Mos Bred


Cows/Calves: young to aged 1050-1200 lbs. 5 to 6 years old with 200 to 300 pound 
calves: 950.00 to 1210.00 per pair.

Baby calves: not fully tested.

Stock Bulls: weak test.

***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:  Kentucky Dept Of Ag-USDA Market News Frankort,Ky.
         Travis Gabbard Marketing specialist
         24 Hour Market Report 800-327-6568 Ky.(502-564-6568)
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS172.txt