Ozark Livestock Auction
LR_LS126
Little Rock, AR    Fri Aug 10, 2018    USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

I-40 Livestock, Ozark, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Aug 9, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  708        Last week: 884        Last year: 610

   Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers under 600 lbs sold steady to 
2.00 lower, over 600 lbs sold 3.00 higher. Fleshy and the more plain offerings 
sold with up to 10.00 discount. Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 2.00 
higher.   
   Supply included 495 feeder calves; 120 feeder yearlings; 16 replacement cows; 
67 slaughter cows; 9 slaughter bulls and 1 replacement bull.   The feeder supply 
included 29 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 26 percent bulls. Near 20 
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
    3    305-320    313    181.00-188.00     183.95
   14    350-390    377    167.00-180.00     173.24
   34    415-440    426    154.00-163.00     159.92
    1    400-400    400       167.00         167.00   Thin Fleshed
   17    455-491    476    146.00-154.00     148.42
   11    500-535    512    152.00-159.00     155.29
   23    550-580    572    145.00-154.00     150.90
    3    635-640    637    140.00-147.00     144.34
                             Medium and Large 2
    4    310-345    328    155.00-168.00     161.09
    6    350-395    376    160.00-166.00     163.01
   10    415-442    436    140.00-152.00     146.84
   11    450-495    470    140.00-145.00     143.36
    3    525-538    534    138.00-145.00     140.30
    3    600-615    610    134.00-136.00     134.66
    1    610-610    610       124.00         124.00   Fleshy
    3    657-657    657       130.00         130.00
    4    748-748    748       126.00         126.00
    1    755-755    755       129.00         129.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    325-325    325       150.00         150.00
    6    365-390    382    140.00-146.00     142.32
    2    400-425    413    127.00-139.00     133.18
    4    450-490    471    126.00-134.00     129.09

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-345    321    150.00-161.00     157.13
   16    350-395    371    149.00-160.00     153.64
   23    405-445    428    139.00-150.50     147.28
   30    450-490    463    140.00-148.00     144.83
   38    500-545    527    132.00-145.00     140.99
   25    550-598    574    133.00-143.50     138.87
   18    600-627    616    131.00-144.00     139.28
    2    650-670    660    136.00-138.00     136.98
    1    710-710    710       131.00         131.00
    2    868-868    868       129.00         129.00   Replacement
    9    939-939    939       120.00         120.00   Replacement
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    4    549-549    549       131.00         131.00
    2    760-760    760       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    305-345    328    133.00-148.50     141.27
    8    350-395    370    138.00-147.50     141.67
   13    400-445    421    130.00-138.00     134.42
   17    450-495    471    126.00-139.00     131.93
    5    505-510    506    127.00-134.00     130.40
    2    530-545    538    123.00-124.00     123.51   Fleshy
    4    570-590    584    125.00-132.00     128.53
    1    620-620    620       125.00         125.00
    4    665-695    686    124.00-130.00     127.99
    2    710-745    728       127.00         127.00
    1    790-790    790       115.00         115.00
    1    905-905    905       100.00         100.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    6    350-390    377    121.00-130.00     125.15
    3    410-435    420    125.00-129.00     126.65
    2    465-480    473    123.00-124.00     123.49
    1    530-530    530       120.00         120.00
    1    580-580    580       110.00         110.00   Full
                             Small and Medium 3
    1    380-380    380       112.00         112.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    415-435    425    144.00-150.00     147.26
    3    460-475    467    140.00-143.00     141.33
   38    500-540    528    138.00-149.00     143.24
   13    550-575    568    135.00-144.00     137.61
   11    600-645    626    130.00-134.00     131.54
   14    621-621    621       140.50         140.50   Thin Fleshed
    6    650-685    662    130.00-134.00     131.99
    2    708-708    708       127.00         127.00   Thin Fleshed
    2    755-765    760    120.00-125.00     122.52
    1    880-880    880       113.00         113.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   13    518-518    518       139.00         139.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    430-430    430    131.00-136.00     133.50
    2    455-480    468    130.00-132.00     130.97
   10    505-545    531    128.00-137.00     133.45
    7    565-595    576    128.00-132.00     129.69
    4    600-645    621    124.00-128.00     125.99
    5    652-690    668    123.00-129.00     125.46
    3    740-745    742    115.00-120.00     118.33
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    475-475    475    110.00-121.00     115.50
    2    530-545    538    112.00-121.00     116.44
    1    570-570    570       120.00         120.00
                             Small and Medium 3
    5    605-630    615     80.00-88.00       83.28

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
1-2 year old     790-1025   open                  82.00-105.00
4-6 year old     820-1065   open                  56.00-90.00
1-3 year old                first & second stage  925.00-1000.00 per head
2 year old         840      first stage           49.00   Holstein
4 year old         1135     second stage          50.00   Holstein
10 year old     1055-1390   second stage          41.00-48.00

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2 year old                  100-200      900.00 per pair

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  49.00-52.00
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  48.00-53.50    54.00-57.00    41.00-47.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  49.00-52.00    54.00-58.00    39.00-45.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   40.00-44.00    51.00          30.00-39.00

   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100  77.00-80.00      81.00-82.50     50.00-60.00   
	
Source:  AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
         Jan Hammond, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
         24 Hour Market Report, 501-823-1728
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