**Prices quoted represent the majority of feeder cattle sold that day for various weights and grades.  Feeder
cattle showing a high percentage of exotic influence, undesirable color pattern, excessive flesh, and
diminished frame size may experience substantial price discounts not listed in price report.*
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Nashville, TN      Wed Aug 27, 2014     USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market News

Knoxville Livestock Center, Knoxville, TN
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Aug 27, 2014

Cattle Receipts: 536    Last week: 525     Last year: 604
 
Trends: According to the Federal-State Market News Service, compared to the same sale one week
ago, prices for Slaughter cows: 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls: 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Steers/bulls
under 550 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower; instances 15.00 lower on lighter weights; over 550 lbs steady.
Heifers under 600 lbs 4.00 to 8.00 lower; over 600 lbs steady. Quality plain to average; few attractive.

Slaughter cows 70; Slaughter bulls 18; Total feeder supply 423; Feeder steers/bulls 233; Feeder heifers
190; Feeder supply over 600 lbs 77; Replacement/feeder cows 25.  

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   6    306-331    319    275.00-285.00     279.80
   6    360-395    377    238.00-265.00     248.38
   4    400-440    415    240.00-263.00     249.51
  11   450-475    468    212.50-235.00     221.15
  17   500-545    517    211.00-226.00     218.85
   2    500-500    500       232.00              232.00   Fancy
  12   555-595    575    208.00-229.50     220.17
   1    585-585    585       234.00              234.00   Fancy
   6    615-645    634    185.00-222.50     213.72
   4    685-690    686    185.00-206.00     194.23
   1    665-665    665       209.00              209.00   Fancy
   1    700-700    700       200.00              200.00
   1    765-765    765       159.00              159.00
   1    820-820    820       193.00              193.00
                            Medium and Large 3
   3    470-475    473    200.00-207.50     202.48

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  13    355-390    367    212.50-230.00     219.58
  13    400-447    423    210.00-224.00     215.69
  20    455-495    474    195.00-217.50     205.23
  14    500-545    525    190.00-210.00     199.65
  11    550-595    575    183.00-207.00     196.46
   7     568-568    568       208.50              208.50   Value Added
  10    605-640    615    175.00-200.00     193.48
   1    650-650    650       179.00               179.00
   1    700-700    700       168.00               168.00
                            Medium and Large 3
   1    325-325    325        20.00               20.00
   3    365-365    365    187.50-211.00     201.17
   7    405-435    417    180.00-198.00     190.24
   3    475-485    480    184.00-193.00     189.80
   4    500-540    521    173.00-184.00     178.02
   1    560-560    560       176.00              176.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  13    350-395    369    225.00-252.50     239.48
   9     405-447    425    222.50-248.00     232.87
  21    450-495    476    210.00-226.00     214.73
  18    505-545    522    190.00-220.00     208.15
  17    550-595    566    185.00-212.50     203.10
  12    620-645    629    180.00-208.00     194.42
   3     660-695    677    155.00-175.00     165.49
   1     735-735    735       154.00              154.00
   1     765-765    765       150.00              150.00
                            Small 1 - 2
   1    385-385    385       175.00              175.00
   1    440-440    440       170.00              170.00
                            Medium and Large 3
   1    355-355    355       192.50              192.50
   3    415-420    417    177.50-190.00     181.70
   3    455-495    473    180.00-190.00     184.59
   4    520-545    533    172.50-184.00     179.61
   4    560-585    575    170.00-175.00     171.47

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   5   1135-1300  1231    106.50-113.50     110.32
                              Boner 80-85% Lean
   7   1005-1380  1176    106.00-115.00     110.81
  11  1130-1345  1227    118.00-130.00     123.18   High Dressing
   2    930-1125  1028     91.00-95.00         93.19   Low Dressing
   9   1405-1700  1492    108.00-115.50     112.81
   2   1445-1470  1458    125.00-127.00     126.01   High Dressing
   2   1455-1555  1505     93.00-95.00         94.03   Low Dressing
                               Lean 85-90% Lean
   4    895-1100  1001     98.00-108.00       103.49
   2   1095-1125  1110    115.00-116.00     115.51   High Dressing
   5    960-1135  1030     78.00-85.00         80.94   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3   1185-1420  1267    128.50-137.50     131.78
   2   1165-1295  1230    141.00-143.00     141.95   High Dressing
   9   1535-2180  1872    131.50-139.00     135.27
   1   1935-1935  1935       146.50              146.50   High Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
       615 781 5406 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS150.txt

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