North Wilkesboro Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
RA_LS753
Raleigh, NC                   Thu Apr 18, 2019     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

***This report reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, 
weight, and sex on this sale date.  This report does not represent all animals at the 
sale on this date.***

Wilkes Livestock Exchange, North Wilkesboro, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Wednesday Apr 17, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  304          Last Week:          Last Year:  300

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were mostly steady to 4.00 higher.  Feeder 
cattle were 3.00 to 5.00 higher.  Good demand with moderate market activity.  
Moderate offerings with quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 12 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 4 percent, 
replacement cows 0 percent, and feeders 84 percent.  The feeder supply included 39 
percent steers, 34 percent heifers, and 27 percent bulls. Near 16 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    240-240    240       190.00         190.00
    1    295-295    295       188.00         188.00
   12    300-345    319    176.00-184.50     180.27
   10    355-395    372    170.00-180.00     173.74
   12    412-446    439    174.00-180.00     175.27
    1    450-450    450       166.00         166.00
    6    500-540    533    163.00-165.00     163.31
    1    565-565    565       162.00         162.00
    6    600-612    609    148.00-157.00     155.19
    1    695-695    695       146.00         146.00
    1    795-795    795       105.00         105.00
    1   1775-1775  1775        60.00          60.00
                             Medium 2
    1    245-245    245       167.00         167.00
    2    260-290    275    146.00-150.00     147.89
    3    325-340    333    162.00-170.00     166.73
    6    365-385    373    166.00-169.00     167.98
    1    410-410    410       159.00         159.00
    1    495-495    495       152.00         152.00
    2    545-545    545       146.50         146.50
                             Small 2
    2    260-260    260    125.00-135.00     130.00
    2    305-330    318    130.00-135.00     132.40
    2    360-395    378    120.00-123.00     121.57
    2    450-485    468    118.00-128.00     123.19
                             Medium 3
    2    215-230    223    140.00-150.00     145.17
    3    330-345    335    154.00-158.00     155.66
    1    370-370    370       134.00         134.00
                             Small 3
    1    145-145    145       130.00         130.00
    1    275-275    275       110.00         110.00
    2    345-345    345    112.00-117.50     114.75
    1    360-360    360       110.00         110.00
    4    375-395    386     74.00-94.00       86.92   Thin
    1    390-390    390       100.00         100.00   Full
                             Holstein Large 3
    1    300-300    300        78.00          78.00
    2    410-435    423     70.00-76.00       73.09
    1    675-675    675        46.00          46.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    150-150    150       147.00         147.00
    4    225-245    235    146.00-156.00     151.48
    1    240-240    240       162.00         162.00   Fancy
    2    265-275    270    146.00-156.00     150.91
    1    260-260    260       160.00         160.00   Fancy
    2    300-300    300    154.00-159.00     156.50
    3    385-390    387    148.00-153.00     150.32
    7    410-435    423    139.00-145.00     141.28
    3    450-450    450    138.00-146.00     140.67
    6    507-540    522    123.00-131.00     126.89
    2    570-575    573    120.00-128.00     123.98
    1    645-645    645       109.00         109.00
    1    670-670    670        96.00          96.00
    1    715-715    715        92.00          92.00
    2   1025-1025  1025        70.00          70.00
                             Medium 2
    1    245-245    245       137.50         137.50
    3    255-295    270    136.00-140.00     137.91
    3    325-340    332    138.00-148.00     143.37
    5    390-390    390    132.00-135.00     132.60
    2    415-430    423    130.00-132.00     130.98
    5    455-485    475    120.00-129.00     124.21
    3    510-535    523    110.00-120.00     115.92
    2    555-560    558    101.00-111.00     105.98
    1    630-630    630        98.00          98.00
                             Small 2
    1    300-300    300       124.00         124.00
    2    450-465    458    116.00-118.00     116.98
                             Medium 3
    1    190-190    190       122.00         122.00
    1    285-285    285       122.00         122.00
    2    300-335    318    120.00-130.00     125.28
    2    410-435    423       120.00         120.00
    1    505-505    505       110.00         110.00
                             Small 3
    1    265-265    265        80.00          80.00   Full
    2    350-370    360       108.00         108.00
    1    380-380    380        92.00          92.00   Full
    1    420-420    420        98.00          98.00   Thin
    1    425-425    425        80.00          80.00   Full
    1    480-480    480        90.00          90.00
    1    485-485    485        82.00          82.00   Thin
    1    495-495    495        90.00          90.00   Full
    2    540-545    543     81.00-91.00       85.98
    1    625-625    625        80.00          80.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    400-440    417    169.00-176.00     172.40
    3    450-450    450    155.00-161.00     157.00
    3    500-545    520    150.00-154.00     152.27
    6    550-585    572    148.00-158.00     154.61
    3    610-625    615    149.00-158.00     152.97
    8    705-710    708    115.00-124.00     117.12
    1    750-750    750       110.00         110.00
    2    800-840    820     95.00-97.00       95.98
    1    990-990    990        95.00          95.00
                             Medium 2
    5    400-445    421    148.00-151.00     149.00
    4    450-485    470    132.00-140.00     135.24
    5    512-540    519    134.00-140.00     136.50
    2    640-645    643    132.00-138.00     135.01
    1    680-680    680       113.00         113.00
    1    755-755    755        97.00          97.00
    1    830-830    830        71.00          71.00
                             Small 2
    3    475-495    487    120.00-125.00     122.98
    1    745-745    745        91.00          91.00
                             Medium 3
    1    400-400    400       137.00         137.00
    3    555-595    578    100.00-104.00     101.28
    1    610-610    610       114.00         114.00
                             Small 3
    1    445-445    445       116.00         116.00
    1    430-430    430       108.00         108.00   Full
    1    455-455    455        98.00          98.00
    1    470-470    470        80.00          80.00   Full
    1    515-515    515        70.00          70.00   Full
    1    555-555    555        94.00          94.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    980-980    980       390.00         390.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1350-1350  1350        50.00          50.00
    5   1190-1280  1221     57.00-62.00       59.22   High Dressing
    3   1505-1635  1552     49.00-55.50       52.87
    3   1435-1605  1493     57.00-61.00       59.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    880-880    880        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
    1    890-890    890        39.00          39.00   Low Dressing
    5    985-1160  1059     51.00-55.00       53.65
    3   1000-1170  1083     59.00-67.00       63.10   High Dressing
    5    910-1115   963     23.00-45.00       34.97   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    705-705    705     50.00-53.00       51.50
    1    695-695    695        60.00          60.00   High Dressing
    1    800-800    800        47.00          47.00
    5    800-870    836     22.00-41.00       30.76   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1090-1335  1225     72.00-80.00       75.95
    1   1380-1380  1380        60.00          60.00   Low Dressing
    1   1745-1745  1745        74.00          74.00
    4   1505-1790  1663     81.00-91.50       84.24   High Dressing
    1   1505-1505  1505        64.00          64.00   Low Dressing

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 115.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS753.txt