Tulia Weekly Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Mar 08, 7:52PM CST
AM_LS126  
Amarillo, TX    Thu, Mar 08, 2018    USDA Market News 

Tulia Livestock Auction, Inc. - Tulia, TX - Thursday � 03/08/2018

Receipts:  3878    Last Week:  4506    Year Ago:  3394
 
   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 3.00 
lower.  Trade was active on moderate to good demand.  Offering consisted 
of attractive quality yearling steers and heifers coming off of short 
wheat. Slaughter cows and bulls made up 2 percent, 0 percent 
replacements, and 98 percent feeders.  Feeder supply consisted of 49 
percent steers and bulls, 51 percent heifers.  Approximately 85 percent 
of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

   Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few 364 lbs 199.00; 400-500 lbs 174.50-
193.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-174.50; 600-650 lbs 157.00-165.00; 650-700 lbs 
152.00-157.00; 700-750 lbs 147.00-152.50; 750-800 lbs 138.50-146.00; 800-
900 lbs 131.50-140.00; few 900 lbs 124.00; 1000-1050 lbs 123.00-123.50.
   Medium and Large 1-2 few 335 lbs 177.00; 500-550 lbs 156.00-169.00; 
600-700 lbs 145.00-150.50; 700-750 lbs 140.00-147.00; 750-800 lbs 135.00-
141.00; 800-850 lbs 132.50-134.25. 

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 679 lbs 136.00.

   Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 391 lbs 177.50; 400-500 lbs 151.00-
174.00; 500-550 lbs 148.00-154.00; 550-600 lbs 139.50-142.50; 600-700 lbs 
133.00-141.25; 700-750 lbs 132.50-137.50; 750-800 lbs 125.00-133.50; 800-
850 lbs 124.50-129.00, lot 843 lbs full 120.00; 850-900 lbs 117.50-
122.00, lot 855 lbs fleshy 115.00; half load 962 lbs full 105.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 few 340 lbs 160.00; 400-500 lbs 142.00-166.00; 
500-600 lbs 140.00-142.00; 600-700 lbs 133.00-135.50, few 683 lb calves 
125.00; 700-750 lbs 128.50-135.00; 750-800 lbs 120.00-125.00. 
   Medium and Large 2 lot 384 lbs 143.00; 550-600 lbs 120.00-121.00; 600-
650 lbs 126.00-128.00. 

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Amarillo, TX
         806-356-5785 Amarillo.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/AM_LS126.txt
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