Siloam Springs Livestock Auction (Fri)
LR_LS124
Little Rock, AR      Thu Oct 11, 2018     USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

Benton County Sale Barn, SiloamSprings, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Oct 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  1840          Last week:  2009          Last year:  NR

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 8.00 higher instances 10.00-12.00 
higher. Feeder heifers mixed from 3.00 higher to 3.00 lower generally steady. 
Feeder bulls under 600lbs 2.00-8.00 higher instances 10.00-15.00 higher. No trend 
on slaughter cows and bulls because they were not reported last two weeks. Prices 
reported on a limited amount of slaughter cows. Slaughter bulls not reported. 
  
Supply included about 1200 feeder calves, 225 feeder yearlings, 100 replacement 
cows, 300 slaughter cows, and 15 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 34 
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 25 percent bulls. Near 16 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    280-290    281    235.00-240.00     235.57
    7    300-321    317    196.00-237.00     229.76
    5    365-398    383    185.00-197.00     188.68
   26    400-447    423    178.00-190.00     184.48
   23    460-485    476    175.00-190.00     183.72
   44    502-543    517    159.00-177.00     167.40
   41    553-596    575    150.00-167.00     156.91
   14    602-630    614    153.00-155.00     154.37
    7    603-614    611    145.00-148.00     147.15   Calves
    4    650-658    654       144.00         144.00   Calves
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   28    468-495    479    170.00-175.00     172.97
   17    586-586    586       153.00         153.00
   10    630-630    630       152.00         152.00
   29    662-695    688    140.00-152.00     149.61
    8    701-723    709    138.00-140.00     138.76
                             Medium and Large 2
    3    370-378    375    160.00-180.00     173.43
    7    400-443    422    159.00-180.00     173.63
   28    460-495    480    150.00-168.00     155.36
   14    503-545    517    140.00-159.00     150.79
    7    553-580    566    140.00-149.00     144.34
    7    574-574    574       155.00         155.00   Yearlings
    3    605-605    605    140.00-144.00     142.67
   14    601-634    622    130.00-139.00     135.01   Calves
    2    655-670    663    135.00-144.00     139.45
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    405-440    423    135.00-140.00     137.60
    3    557-557    557       129.00         129.00
                             Holstein Large 3
   18    276-276    276        80.00          80.00   Thin Fleshed
    2    335-335    335        72.00          72.00
    4    519-519    519        68.00          68.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    318-335    324    146.00-161.00     154.11
   25    350-398    378    140.00-158.00     149.13
   37    403-440    421    139.00-152.00     147.58
   69    450-498    480    136.00-145.00     140.25
   32    505-548    528    130.00-143.00     137.80
   46    553-592    569    130.00-144.00     136.85
    9    600-628    612    134.00-138.00     136.10
   16    600-645    613    130.00-136.00     134.63   Calves
    6    670-690    687    131.00-133.00     132.67
    2    775-775    775       119.00         119.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   15    433-433    433       146.00         146.00
   15    503-541    535    130.00-135.00     131.41
   24    541-541    541       144.00         144.00   Yearlings
    5    592-592    592       134.00         134.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    285-288    287    141.00-145.00     141.66
    7    300-345    334    140.00-148.00     141.60
   17    355-395    375    125.00-144.00     137.85
   19    400-445    424    125.00-145.00     136.07
   56    453-499    473    121.00-140.00     132.86
   23    500-545    522    120.00-135.00     129.04
    4    585-595    591    126.00-131.00     128.74
    2    660-665    663    119.00-129.00     123.98
    3    790-790    790    118.00-120.00     119.33
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    303-315    309    110.00-113.00     111.53
    3    390-390    390       111.00         111.00
   10    405-445    432    109.00-121.00     113.28
    5    458-495    477    110.00-115.00     111.64
    6    500-533    525    108.00-118.00     113.40

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    313-338    323    203.00-237.00     212.35
   10    355-395    387    179.00-185.00     182.46
   21    400-437    419    175.00-195.00     185.33
   21    451-495    477    170.00-190.00     176.43
   66    500-545    530    155.00-174.00     163.00
   30    550-597    579    135.00-160.00     147.50
   16    600-645    617    144.00-154.00     148.81
    4    615-640    630    129.00-133.00     131.01   Calves
    8    668-695    673    131.00-145.00     136.28
    2    715-715    715       138.00         138.00
    2    853-853    853       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    8    469-469    469       169.00         169.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    280-290    285    170.00-189.00     179.67
    2    315-330    323    169.00-185.00     177.19
    5    370-395    378    160.00-176.00     166.39
    8    402-448    424    160.00-170.00     166.84
   13    460-490    471    150.00-168.00     152.14
   20    500-540    520    137.00-151.00     146.21
   15    550-585    572    130.00-140.00     134.27
    6    605-645    627    128.00-142.00     133.07
    4    674-674    674       135.00         135.00
    4    770-785    780    110.00-128.00     117.03

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   second & third stage  775.00-1125.00/hd
                            first stage or open   50.00-60.00
 7+ years old               second & third stage  45.00-49.00;650.00-850.00

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-8 year old    900-1250    100-300    975.00-1350.00 per pair

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500   45.00-49.00                
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   45.00-51.00   53.00-54.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300   42.00-49.00   50.00-53.00     37.00-42.00
Light     85-92%   700-950    37.00-40.00                   30.00-34.00

Source: AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
        24 Hour Market Report.501-823-1728
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