SC Livestock Weekly Review
CO_LS145
Columbia, SC      Fri Aug 10, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Saluda, Williamston, Chesnee, Chester, Darlington, Laurens, Orangeburg, SC
Report for the Week Ending Friday Aug 10, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  3962          Last week:  2896		Last year:  3048

Compared to last week all classes of feeder cattle mostly steady, slaughter cows 
unevenly steady, slaughter bulls steady.

Slaughter cows made up 8 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 87 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 44 percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 15 percent 
bulls. Near 34 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.  (Figures in parentheses 
are weighted average weights and prices for each category) *** This report 
reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight and sex for 
this week. This report does not represent all animals at the sales for this 
week. ***

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 250-295 lbs (273) 170.00-182.50 (175.75); 
300-325 lbs (314) 160.00-177.50 (166.74); 350-385 lbs (368) 152.50-168.00 
(158.61); 405-425 lbs (416) 145.00-160.00 (152.72); 450-490 lbs (457) 145.00-
160.00 (147.01); 488-488 lbs part loads (488) 160.00 (160.00); 450-450 lbs value 
added (450) 164.00 (164.00); 505-545 lbs (529) 142.00-157.00 (146.51); 550-590 
lbs (572) 144.00-155.00 (149.34); 558-558 lbs part loads (558) 142.00 (142.00); 
553-583 lbs load (566) 154.00-155.50 (154.68); 605-645 lbs (629) 133.00-147.00 
(138.95); 616-643 lbs part loads (634) 145.00-152.00 (147.39); 648-648 lbs load 
(648) 149.00 (149.00); 650-695 lbs (657) 130.00-143.00 (138.58); 700-730 lbs 
(712) 120.00-132.00 (127.05); 703-747 lbs part loads (735) 138.00-147.50 
(141.88); 740-740 lbs load (740) 140.00 (140.00); 741-741 lbs thin (741) 120.00 
(120.00); 750-775 lbs (761) 117.00-128.50 (123.99); 760-760 lbs value added 
(760) 126.00 (126.00); 805-842 lbs (833) 111.00-120.00 (117.71); 845-845 lbs 
part loads (845) 135.50 (135.50); 868-868 lbs (868) 114.00 (114.00); 877-877 lbs 
value added (877) 134.00 (134.00).  Small 1-2 350-395 lbs (376) 122.00-137.50 
(129.69).  Medium 2 255-295 lbs (276) 130.00-145.00 (135.08); 310-345 lbs (331) 
135.00-149.00 (142.53); 355-395 lbs (373) 140.00-150.00 (146.05); 350-378 lbs 
thin (361) 122.50-135.00 (132.94); 400-448 lbs (443) 125.00-137.00 (131.96); 
450-495 lbs (467) 130.00-142.00 (136.40); 478-485 lbs thin (479) 116.00-122.00 
(117.01); 510-545 lbs (525) 130.00-139.00 (133.70); 510-524 lbs thin (521) 
120.00-124.00 (123.22); 555-595 lbs (576) 125.00-139.00 (129.76); 653-695 lbs 
(668) 109.00-120.00 (115.45).  Medium and Large 3 260-295 lbs (277) 120.00-
132.50 (125.97).  Small 3 628-628 lbs (628) 47.00 (47.00).  Holstein Large 3 
772-772 lbs (772) 55.00 (55.00). 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 255-295 lbs (279) 137.50-148.00 
(143.23); 300-345 lbs (328) 135.00-147.50 (141.74); 350-395 lbs (374) 132.00-
145.00 (138.99); 400-445 lbs (421) 130.00-142.00 (135.07); 447-447 lbs thin 
(447) 123.00 (123.00); 450-495 lbs (470) 125.00-136.00 (130.25); 456-456 lbs 
value added (456) 142.00 (142.00); 500-545 lbs (522) 123.00-136.00 (129.33); 
545-545 lbs load (545) 130.00-131.50 (130.75); 550-595 lbs (572) 121.00-134.00 
(126.43); 555-555 lbs part loads (555) 125.50 (125.50); 553-553 lbs load (553) 
147.50 (147.50); 600-645 lbs (630) 116.00-128.00 (124.36); 604-604 lbs value 
added (604) 139.00 (139.00); 650-695 lbs (669) 114.00-126.00 (120.46); 705-749 
lbs (739) 110.00-118.50 (115.70); 705-705 lbs part loads (705) 133.00 (133.00); 
790-790 lbs value added (790) 109.00 (109.00).  Small 1-2 410-445 lbs (428) 
108.00-116.00 (111.88); 450-495 lbs (473) 108.00-116.00 (111.41).  Medium 2 300-
345 lbs (324) 125.00-137.50 (131.77); 350-395 lbs (374) 120.00-133.00 (124.31); 
363-363 lbs thin (363) 130.00 (130.00); 400-445 lbs (423) 115.00-126.00 
(121.63); 441-441 lbs thin (441) 117.00 (117.00); 450-490 lbs (468) 114.00-
122.00 (119.20); 500-545 lbs (522) 114.00-124.00 (118.48); 548-548 lbs thin 
(548) 113.00 (113.00); 550-595 lbs (582) 110.00-118.00 (114.83); 600-640 lbs 
(619) 108.00-116.00 (111.31); 620-638 lbs thin (636) 98.00-104.00 (103.27); 665-
695 lbs (679) 105.00-115.00 (109.63). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-445 lbs (417) 145.00-158.00 (149.17); 
450-495 lbs (470) 130.00-142.00 (135.39); 500-545 lbs (524) 125.00-136.00 
(129.87); 550-595 lbs (573) 124.00-135.00 (128.93); 600-645 lbs (624) 120.00-
129.00 (124.12); 650-670 lbs (657) 117.50-129.00 (121.44); 700-735 lbs (719) 
108.00-114.00 (111.27).  Small 1-2 405-430 lbs (422) 112.00-125.00 (117.24).  
Medium 2 410-445 lbs (425) 128.00-141.00 (135.20); 450-495 lbs (474) 120.00-
133.00 (126.42); 500-545 lbs (522) 115.00-126.00 (120.79); 550-595 lbs (570) 
115.00-125.00 (118.86); 600-640 lbs (618) 112.00-120.00 (116.88); 655-695 lbs 
(677) 111.00-118.00 (114.50); 700-745 lbs (726) 105.00-111.00 (107.59). 

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 915-1140 lbs (1044) 600.00-850.00 per 
head 4-6 months bred (711.14). 

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1445-1705 lbs (1546) 53.00-61.00 
(56.87).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 965-1385 lbs (1177) 55.00-67.00 (59.07); 965-
1370 lbs low dressing (1187) 43.00-56.00 (49.89); 1400-1620 lbs (1478) 54.00-
64.00 (57.18).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 655-790 lbs low dressing (727) 40.00-
52.00 (43.95); 825-1355 lbs (1091) 52.00-60.00 (55.09); 825-1270 lbs low 
dressing (1015) 40.00-53.00 (45.97); 1410-1680 lbs (1521) 51.00-55.00 (53.63). 

   Cow/Calf Pairs: [29] Medium and Large 1-2 910-1350 lbs Young to Middle 
Age cows with 90-390 lbs calves 710.00-1300.00 per pair.  Small 1-2 595-
995 lbs Young to Middle Age cows with 150-320 lbs calves 560.00-1250.00 
per pair.

   Goats: [321]  Week Ago: [564].  Reported Monday to Wednesday. 
Slaughter and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights 
are estimated.  Kids:  Sel 1 Under 20 lbs 20.00-70.00, 20-40 lbs 60.00-
140.00, 40-60 lbs 95.00-127.50 and several @ 145.00-175.00, 60-80 lbs 
215.00-230.00; Sel 2 Under 20 lbs 20.00-45.00, 20-40 lbs 60.00-110.00, 
40-60 lbs 60.00-120.00.  Wethers: Slaughter 1 and 2 80-100 lbs 125.00-
150.00, 100-150 lbs 150.00-220.00, 150-250 lbs one @ 310.00.  
Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 70.00-150.00, 70-100 lbs 125.00-142.50
and several @ 195.00-220.00, 100-140 lbs 145.00-165.00, 140-180 lbs
160.00-240.00; Sel 2 50-70 lbs 40.00-120.00, 70-100 lbs 90.00-110.00.  
Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-100 lbs 137.50-175.00, 100-150 lbs 150.00-
280.00, 150-250 lbs 195.00-300.00; sel 2 150-250 lbs 175.00-190.00. 
Pairs/Trios:  Sel 2 50-70 lbs with One Kid Under 20 lbs 130.00 per pair, 
50-70 lbs with Two Kids Under 20 lbs 190.00 per trio.

   Hogs: Receipts:  [395]  Week Ago: [313].  Reported Monday to 
Wednesday.  Barrows and Gilts: US 1-3 200-250 lbs 40.00-80.00, 250-300 
lbs 31.00-63.00, 300-350 lbs 55.00-87.50.  Sows: US 1-3 300-400 lbs 
20.00-64.00, 400-450 lbs 22.00-65.00, 450-500 lbs 24.00-30.00, 500-
600 lbs 25.00-45.00.  Boars: Over 300 lbs 3.00-6.00.  BBQ Shoats: US 1-3 
100-200 lbs 20.00-60.00.  Feeder Pigs: US 1-3 Under 100 lbs 10.00-52.50 
per head.


   Other Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Middle Aged 1040-1150 lbs (1068) 600.00-
720.00 per head (645.61).  Small 1-2 Young 665-845 lbs (771) 643.00-775.00 per 
head (712.57). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1070-1395 lbs (1261) 80.00-91.00 (84.62); 
1020-1465 lbs low dressing (1214) 66.00-79.00 (73.30); 1640-2140 lbs (1836) 
79.00-89.00 (83.04). 

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
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