CURRENT MARKET
REPORT
August 16, 2017
Head Sold:  483

NV_LS150
Nashville, TN      Wed Aug 16, 2017     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 16, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  480       Last week:  634          Last year:  616

Compared to last week, feeders sharply lower overall on a lighter test.  Feeder steers
weighing over 400 lbs. 4.00 to 5.00 lower overall with instances of 14.00 to 16.00 lower for
those weighing less than 400 lbs.; feeder heifers weighing less than 500 lbs. 5.00 lower
overall with those weighing over 500 lbs. remaining mostly steady.  Feeder bulls weighing
less than 600 lbs. 6.00 to 7.00 lower overall with instances of 18.00 lower for those weighing
less than 300 lbs., however feeder bulls weighing over 600 lbs. mostly steady to slightly
higher.  Slaughter cows 4.00 to 5.00 lower with slaughter bulls remaining steady.

Feeder: 366                                Slaughter: 68                        Replacement: 46

Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 5 percent, replacement
cows 7 percent, and feeders 74 percent.  The feeder supply included 19 percent steers, 37
percent heifers, and 44 percent bulls. Near 28 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    340-340    340       150.00                150.00
  3    365-385    375    141.00-152.00     147.65
  1    435-435    435       148.00                 148.00
 10   460-497    486    137.00-146.50     142.37
  1    540-540    540       138.00                 138.00
  4    550-580    566    131.00-140.00     136.53
  7    607-630    612    125.00-134.00     126.32
  2    620-620    620       148.50                 148.50   Fancy
  1    695-695    695       126.00                 126.00
  1    655-655    655       143.00                 143.00   Fancy
  6    716-730    718    120.00-124.00     123.32
  1    770-770    770       125.50                 125.50
  3    802-845    816       130.00                 130.00
  1    915-915    915       128.00                 128.00
  1    970-970    970       116.00                 116.00
                           Medium and Large 2 - 3
  2    460-490    475    130.00-131.00      130.48
  2    577-577    577       120.00                 120.00
  2    622-622    622       116.00                 116.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  4    250-295    273    122.50-132.50     126.93
  4    315-335    321    117.50-122.50     120.24
  7    350-385    374    118.00-129.00     123.90
  1    365-365    365       112.50                 112.50   Full
  3    405-420    413    130.00-133.00     131.98
 15    455-490    475    115.00-126.50     121.39
  3    455-495    482    129.00-132.00      129.94   Fancy
  3    468-468    468       130.50                 130.50   Value Added
 25    500-540    513    119.50-129.50     124.69
  7    550-595    576    117.00-130.00     122.90
  1    565-565    565       134.00                 134.00   Fancy
  3    605-630    622    118.00-129.00     125.28
  3    620-625    622    135.00-136.00     135.34   Fancy
  4    658-658    658       120.00                 120.00
  1    730-730    730       105.00                 105.00
  2    775-795    785     99.00-109.00      104.06
  1    825-825    825        92.00                  92.00
                           Medium and Large 2 - 3
  1    385-385    385       106.00                 106.00
  5    510-540    527       115.00                 115.00
  2    610-615    613       115.00                 115.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  4    280-295    290    131.00-140.00     134.76
  3    300-320    308    127.50-135.00     131.49
  4    360-395    385    114.00-120.00     117.44
  8    405-430    419    127.00-136.00     130.61
 11   460-492    478    120.00-130.00     125.66
  1    455-455    455       136.00                 136.00   Fancy
 11    500-545    526    114.00-124.00     119.35
 19    550-597    567    113.00-123.00     118.29
  1    595-595    595       125.00                 125.00   Fancy
  6    600-625    611    117.00-128.00     123.48
  1    645-645    645       108.00                 108.00   Brahman X
  6    660-675    664    104.00-108.00     105.33
  1    705-705    705       112.00                 112.00
  2    760-760    760       108.00                 108.00
  5    800-830    812     90.00-95.00          92.04
  1    920-920    920        94.00                  94.00
                           Small and Medium 1 - 2
  1    480-480    480       107.50                 107.50
  1    740-740    740        94.00                  94.00
  1    790-790    790        95.00                  95.00
                           Medium and Large 2 - 3
  4    405-425    410    112.00-121.00     116.31
  2    450-495    473    110.00-115.00     112.62
 12   550-587    580    103.00-111.00     109.61
  4    600-630    610    105.00-114.00     109.22
  1    690-690    690        95.50                  95.50
  1    730-730    730        98.00                  98.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1    970-970      970          950.00          950.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
  1   1145-1145  1145      1000.00        1000.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1265-1265  1265      1200.00        1200.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1    955-955      955       950.00            950.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
  1   1210-1210  1210      1175.00        1175.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                          Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
  1    925-925      925       760.00                 760.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
  3    975-1185   1105    825.00-985.00     919.10   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1350-1350  1350       835.00                835.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1075-1075  1075       885.00               885.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
  3   1220-1375  1307   860.00-1100.00    1007.37   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                          Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
  1   1180-1180  1180       675.00         675.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1255-1255  1255       735.00         735.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1045-1045  1045       775.00         775.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                          Medium and Large 2 -3 Young
  1    855-855    855       775.00         775.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                          
     Medium and Large 2 -3 Middle Aged
  1    900-900    900       910.00         910.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
  1   1065-1065  1065       725.00         725.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                          Medium and Large 2 -3 Aged
  1   1205-1205  1205       725.00         725.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                          Small and Medium 1 - 2 Middle Aged
  2    830-875    853    600.00-760.00     682.11   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                          Small 3 Young
  1    620-620    620       525.00         525.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Cow/Calf Pairs:  Young medium and large frame #1 cow with calf weighing 300 lb.
1400.00, Aged medium and large frame #1 cow with calf weighing 100 lb. 1050.00, and
Middle-Aged medium and large frame #2 and 3 cow with calf weighing 150 lb. 875.00.

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  4   1165-1365  1288        57.50-61.50       59.51
  1   1210-1210  1210        53.50                  53.50   Low Dressing
                             Boner 80-85% Lean
  3    715-870    795          65.00-71.00       67.61
  1    780-780    780         81.00                   81.00   High Dressing
 15    935-1380  1133     64.50-74.00       67.76
  3    980-1340  1198      78.00-82.00       79.65   High Dressing
  7   1005-1345  1133     58.00-62.50       60.52   Low Dressing
  2   1820-1890  1855     65.00-67.00       65.98
                              Lean 85-90% Lean
  1    725-725    725        54.00                 54.00
  1    610-610    610        45.00                 45.00   Low Dressing
  7    820-1005   932     51.00-60.00       55.01
  3    800-1045   915     45.00-48.00       46.96   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  6   1065-1475  1346     89.50-97.50       93.39
  1   1155-1155  1155        99.00               99.00   High Dressing
  1   1105-1105  1105        85.50               85.50   Low Dressing
  7   1505-2070  1732     88.00-97.00       92.27
  2   1850-1900  1875        99.00               99.00   High Dressing
  2   1615-2350  1983     73.50-80.00       76.15   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
      Jodee Inman, OIC  502-782-4139 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS150.txt