Alabama Auctions Summary
MG_LS144
Montgomery, AL     Wed Sep 13, 2017     USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Alabama Auctions Daily Summary

***Due to severe weather conditions some markets were not reported***

Alabama livestock auctions that were held Tuesday September 12, 2017.

Cattle Receipts: 1,799    Last Week: 1,147   Last Year: 1,609

 Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows steady and bulls sold 
mostly steady. All feeder classes sold mostly steady to 2.00 higher.
Trade active with good demand on feeders. Replacement cows and pairs 
sold mostly steady. Slaughter cows made up 5 percent of the offerings, 
bulls 2 percent, replacement cows and pairs 6 percent, and feeders 87 
percent. The feeder supply included 15 percent steers, 45 percent 
heifers, and 40 percent bulls. Near 17 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs.
 
             Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1285-1390  1348     61.00-64.00       63.00
    4   1435-1505  1476     61.00-63.00       62.25
             
             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
   16    930-1335  1152     62.00-65.00       63.41
    8    990-1290  1121     66.00-70.00       67.02 High Dressing
             
             Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
    9    880-1135  1042     58.00-60.00       58.80

             Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1200-1480  1335     78.00-83.00       79.95 Low Dressing
    6   1650-1885  1813     89.00-94.00       90.86

             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    365-395    374    182.00-190.00      186.70
    3    420-440    433    162.50-165.00      164.19
    4    525-545    539    149.00-152.00      150.24
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    6    310-345    330    170.00-180.00      173.43
    9    410-445    433    150.00-160.00      154.30
    6    455-490    473    145.00-152.00      148.26
    6    510-545    523    140.00-145.00      141.80
    8    610-645    629    130.00-135.00      132.21
    4    670-695    684    126.00-132.00      128.98
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
    3    540-540    540    128.00-131.00      129.67

             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    405-440    424    141.00-149.00      144.62
    4    505-535    519    130.00-131.00      130.24
    9    555-595    568    124.00-130.00      127.30
    7    600-640    619    120.00-124.00      121.43
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    7    310-340    320    142.00-150.00      146.03
   11    360-395    374    137.00-145.00      141.32
   16    405-445    425    132.00-140.00      135.90
   26    455-495    473    127.00-135.00      129.92
   23    505-545    520    122.00-130.00      125.34
   11    555-595    575    118.00-125.00      121.25
    6    610-630    620    112.00-120.00      116.63
    3    660-695    675    112.00-115.00      113.66
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    4    260-285    270    150.00-160.00      155.37
    5    320-345    327    135.00-140.00      138.01
   11    365-395    377    128.00-135.00      131.91
   17    405-440    425    125.00-130.00      128.04
   14    455-490    470    120.00-126.00      122.89
    9    510-540    526    115.00-120.00      118.42
    7    560-590    576    115.00-118.00      115.71

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    305-340    325    185.00-192.00      189.55
    5    360-390    373    175.00-182.00      178.51
    7    415-445    432    155.00-160.00      156.70
    8    450-495    469    145.00-155.00      149.64
   10    510-545    526    135.00-145.00      140.33
    4    555-580    565    132.00-135.00      133.98
    5    605-645    619    125.00-132.00      128.54
    3    655-690    667    122.00-125.00      123.64
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    5    305-345    322    167.00-177.00      172.05
    4    355-385    371    157.00-165.00      161.37
   14    400-445    425    145.00-155.00      150.48
   15    460-495    480    140.00-148.00      143.28
   16    510-545    529    130.00-138.00      133.42
   14    550-595    572    122.50-130.00      127.20
   12    605-645    624    118.00-125.00      122.07
    7    655-695    676    112.00-121.00      115.55
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
    5    360-385    373    142.50-150.00      146.49
    7    410-445    425    140.00-145.00      142.25
   10    455-495    473    130.00-140.00      134.55
    8    560-595    577    115.00-124.00      119.16

Board Sale: Arab, AL
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2: 56 head 890 lbs 136.75. Feeder 
Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 63 head 790 lbs 136.00; 62 head 810 
Lbs 135.75. Cattle sold with a 2 percent shrink, 6 to 8 cent slide 
up only, and to be delivered September 14-16, 2017.

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                             Aged 
          Large 2                               Large 3      
0-3 mos   1025.00-1175.00                       845.00                                                
4-6 mos   1100.00-1300.00                       875.00-1150.00          
7-9 mos   1375.00-1550.00 up to 1850.00         1000.00-1300.00                 

          Medium 2                              Medium 3
0-3 mos   840.00-970.00                         625.00-700.00          
4-6 mos   975.00-1125.00                        675.00-900.00          
7-9 mos   1150.00-1350.00                       960.00-1125.00           

          Small 2                               Small 3 
0-3 mos   620.00-725.00                         425.00-500.00          
4-6 mos   700.00-1000.00                        500.00-550.00                    
7-9 mos   840.00-1025.00                        650.00-950.00                           

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs   Aged
          Large 2                                   Large 3  
          1550.00-1650.00                           1075.00                                        

          Medium 2                                  Medium 3
          1300.00-1400.00                           935.00-1200.00               

          Small 2                                   Small 3
          950.00-1050.00                            950.00                
         

Source: USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Montgomery, AL
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 334-223-7488
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: montgomery.lgmn@ams.usda.gov  
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/MG_144.txt