Mt. Sterling Livestock Auction
USDA - Wed Jan 03, 4:49PM CST
SV_LS161
Frankfort, KY    Wed Jan 3, 2018    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Mount Sterling
Weighted Average Report for 01/03/2018
 
Receipts:  350    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  639
 
No comparison with last week due to Holiday however feeders opened the
New Year with a stronger undertone this week. Light run due to extremely
cold conditions throughout the state.  Quality was average through good.  
Good demand for weaned calves and yearlings.

3 replacement cattle, 82 slaughter cattle, and 262 feeder cattle.  Today's supply
included 50 percent that weighed over 600 lbs. 46 percent steers and 7 percent
bull calves and 24 percent heifers. 70 slaughter cows with 96 percent going to
slaughter.  12 head of slaughter bulls with 100 percent going to slaughter.      
                 
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     345       165.00         165.00
    2    350-400     360    164.00-168.00     166.00
    7    400-450     429    155.00-161.00     158.34
    9    450-500     478    152.00-156.00     154.44
   11    450-500     466    160.00-166.00     163.81   Value Added
   16    500-550     518    151.00-160.00     157.17
    3    550-600     572    142.00-149.00     144.60
   21    600-650     626    140.00-147.00     144.64
    4    650-700     659    137.00-139.00     137.50
    2    700-750     727       144.00         144.00
    3    800-850     801       128.00         128.00   Fleshy
   60    900-950     917       145.00         145.00
Groups of 20 head or more:
60 head 917 lbs 145.00 Blk-Chax Few Red

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    350-400     385       145.00         145.00
    1    500-550     510       141.00         141.00
    1    550-600     580       140.00         140.00
    1    600-650     625       126.00         126.00
    1    700-750     705       110.00         110.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-300     276       137.00         137.00
    1    300-350     330       125.00         125.00
    4    350-400     388    124.00-138.00     134.01
    4    350-400     391       151.00         151.00   Value Added
    3    400-450     448       138.00         138.00
    5    450-500     474    126.00-138.00     135.23
    4    450-500     490       140.00         140.00   Value Added
   20    500-550     524    132.00-142.00     136.84
    1    550-600     565       132.00         132.00
    2    600-650     608    125.00-127.00     126.00
    6    650-700     671       125.00         125.00
    3    700-750     726       126.00         126.00
    1    850-900     860       125.00         125.00
    3    950-1000    950       115.00         115.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    250-300     288    110.00-120.00     116.64
    1    450-500     490       121.00         121.00
    1    550-600     590       110.00         110.00
    1    650-700     685       116.00         116.00
    1    700-750     700        87.00          87.00
    1    750-800     795        97.00          97.00
    4    800-850     822        92.00          92.00

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     250       102.50         102.50
    1    400-450     415       100.00         100.00
    1    450-500     455       102.00         102.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     342       155.00         155.00
    1    400-450     410       140.00         140.00
    1    450-500     475       154.00         154.00
    2    500-550     522    146.00-147.00     146.48
    1    550-600     560       139.00         139.00
    3    600-650     627    129.00-134.00     130.69
    2    650-700     652       129.00         129.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     200       137.50         137.50
    1    300-350     325       141.00         141.00
    2    400-450     415    120.00-127.00     123.37
    3    550-600     558    133.00-135.00     133.69
    1    800-850     845        90.00          90.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     315       112.50         112.50
    1    450-500     460       125.00         125.00
    1    550-600     565       100.00         100.00

                   Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1170        54.00          54.00
   11   1200-1600   1470     52.50-56.50       54.38
    1   1200-1600   1425        59.50          59.50   High Dressing
    3   1200-1600   1478     49.00-52.50       51.32   Low Dressing
    5   1600-2000   1673     53.00-54.50       53.49

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    800-1200   1120     50.50-55.50       52.97
    2    800-1200   1130     57.50-58.50       57.99   High Dressing
    4    800-1200   1098     44.50-49.00       46.47   Low Dressing
    8   1200-1600   1386     52.00-56.00       53.76
    1   1200-1600   1435        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
    3   1200-1600   1348     44.50-48.50       46.45   Low Dressing
    1   1600-2000   1605        52.50          52.50

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1078     48.00-51.50       49.58
    7    800-1200    991     35.00-44.50       40.59   Low Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1215        55.50          55.50   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1000-1500   1480        76.00          76.00
    7   1500-3000   1782     72.00-78.00       75.62
    2   1500-3000   2045     83.00-84.00       83.45   High Dressing

              Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1130        69.00          69.00

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1315      1000.00        1000.00   4-6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1095       675.00         675.00   7-9 Mos Bred

Baby Calves: beef 175.00-210.00.

**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:  USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Bill Holleran, Market Reporter
         Jodee Inman, OIC  502-782-4139
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS161.txt


 
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