Mt. Sterling Livestock Auction
SV_LS161
Frankfort, KY    Wed Sep 13, 2017    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Mount Sterling
Weighted Average Report for 09/13/2017
 
Receipts:  603    Last Week:  655    Year Ago:  969
 
****Mt Sterling sale schedule is Sat. 10:00 a.m. and Wed. 8:30 a.m.**** 

Compared with last Wednesday steer and heifer calves sold 2.00 to 5.00 higher with most 
advance on 400-600 lbs weaned and thin-fleshed calves.  Quality was plain through average
with several small frame fleshy calves on the market in light demand.  Yearlings lightly tested.
Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady with with light demand.

29 replacement cattle, 74 slaughter cattle, and 500 feeder cattle.  Today's supply included
25.3 percent that weighed over 600 lbs. 27.0 percent steers and 21 percent bull calves
and 35.1 percent heifers. 56 slaughter cows with 95 percent going to slaughter.  
18 head of slaughter bulls with 100 percent going to slaughter.   
  
                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     205       155.00         155.00
    1    300-350     335       182.50         182.50   Fancy
    4    350-400     377    165.00-169.00     167.02
    1    350-400     385       185.00         185.00   Fancy
    2    400-450     412    150.00-152.50     151.27
    9    400-450     421    166.00-172.00     168.36   Value Added
    2    450-500     480    148.00-155.00     151.61
    6    450-500     490       160.00         160.00   Value Added
   28    500-550     530    149.00-156.00     151.18
   21    550-600     570    142.00-153.00     145.65
    7    600-650     621    139.00-144.00     141.13
   16    600-650     619    145.00-153.50     149.91   Value Added
    5    650-700     681    141.00-142.00     141.60
    4    650-700     666    144.00-145.00     144.75   Value Added
    3    700-750     705       138.00         138.00
   14    700-750     724       153.00         153.00   Yearlings
    1    750-800     780       134.00         134.00
    1    850-900     875       134.00         134.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     275       152.50         152.50
    2    350-400     352    130.00-145.00     137.45
    2    400-450     442    127.00-138.00     132.47
    3    450-500     463    127.50-141.00     132.16
    3    500-550     525    125.00-139.00     132.04
    3    550-600     572    128.00-140.00     134.27
    1    600-650     630       120.00         120.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    500-550     522       144.00         144.00
    1    550-600     575       140.00         140.00

                Feeder Steers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-350     322    132.50-134.00     133.30
    2    350-400     375    112.50-120.00     116.40
    2    400-450     435    110.00-124.00     117.16
    2    450-500     480    100.00-105.00     102.55
    1    600-650     605       106.00         106.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     205       142.50         142.50
    2    250-300     285    134.00-149.00     141.76
    7    300-350     336    134.00-149.00     143.67
    2    300-350     330    140.00-149.00     144.64   Fancy
    2    350-400     372    138.00-142.00     139.96
    5    350-400     359    142.00-145.00     144.38   Fancy
   19    400-450     430    133.00-140.00     137.80
    1    400-450     405       142.00         142.00   Value Added
   12    450-500     477    128.00-139.00     134.07
    8    450-500     482    140.00-143.00     141.84   Value Added
   13    500-550     530    132.00-135.00     133.94
   18    500-550     520    139.00-144.50     142.88   Value Added
   14    550-600     583    128.00-135.00     131.57
    2    550-600     565       123.00         123.00   Fleshy
    9    550-600     565    137.00-139.00     138.55   Value Added
    5    600-650     611    127.00-130.00     129.01
   16    600-650     618    131.00-143.00     137.29   Value Added
    2    650-700     677       131.00         131.00   Value Added
    6    700-750     708    123.00-132.00     128.34   Value Added
    2    750-800     755    120.00-121.00     120.50
    1    850-900     860       115.00         115.00
    1    900-950     900       112.50         112.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    200-250     220       135.00         135.00
    3    300-350     321    120.00-127.00     124.82
    6    350-400     374    115.00-126.00     122.86
    9    400-450     426    110.00-124.00     117.81
    3    450-500     460    116.00-117.50     116.49
    6    500-550     536    120.00-125.00     123.28
    2    550-600     585    121.00-123.00     121.98
    1    750-800     795       114.00         114.00
    2    800-850     822       104.00         104.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     335       102.50         102.50
    1    450-500     490       108.00         108.00

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     215       112.50         112.50
    2    300-350     322    110.00-112.00     111.02
    1    400-450     425       110.00         110.00
    5    450-500     470     98.00-112.00     105.84
    3    500-550     532    105.00-112.00     109.03
    3    550-600     563    102.00-110.00     107.23

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     330       181.00         181.00   Fancy
    2    350-400     375    145.00-152.50     148.80
    1    350-400     395       175.00         175.00   Fancy
    2    400-450     445    139.00-145.00     142.00
   10    450-500     488    147.00-156.00     151.63
    7    500-550     514    136.00-147.00     142.12
   18    550-600     574    138.00-146.00     141.89
    7    600-650     628    120.00-130.00     125.16
    8    600-650     631    132.00-141.00     137.51   Fancy
    4    650-700     687    123.00-126.00     125.02
    1    650-700     655       135.00         135.00   Fancy
    3    700-750     710       129.00         129.00   Fancy
    4    750-800     781    115.00-117.00     115.48
    1   1150-1200   1165        80.00          80.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    200-250     200       130.00         130.00
    1    250-300     290       140.00         140.00
    3    300-350     340    125.00-130.00     128.41
    1    350-400     365       135.00         135.00
    5    400-450     417    134.00-138.00     137.03
    3    450-500     461    120.00-140.00     133.50
    5    500-550     515    114.00-129.00     120.25
    3    550-600     570    128.00-132.00     130.04

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    500-550     510       135.00         135.00
    1    550-600     550       133.00         133.00
    1    650-700     670       112.00         112.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    250-300     275       115.00         115.00
    2    300-350     320    110.00-125.00     117.50
    1    350-400     385       125.00         125.00
    5    400-450     422    102.50-122.00     111.54
    7    450-500     474    105.00-115.00     107.84
    3    500-550     515    101.00-112.50     107.75
    2    550-600     580    100.00-120.00     110.09
    3    600-650     637    100.00-101.00     100.33

                 Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1200-1600   1411     62.00-63.50       62.73
    3   1200-1600   1450     64.50-66.50       65.32   High Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1335        55.50          55.50   Low Dressing
    2   1600-2000   1735     66.00-69.00       67.40   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200   1053     58.00-63.50       61.61
    2    800-1200   1118     65.00-70.00       67.54   High Dressing
    3    800-1200   1137     55.00-56.00       55.48   Low Dressing
    7   1200-1600   1336     57.50-64.00       62.64
    9   1200-1600   1349     65.50-72.50       67.77   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    700-800     735        41.00          41.00   Low Dressing
    4    800-1200   1041     57.50-63.50       59.62
    3    800-1200   1160     64.00-66.50       65.01   High Dressing
    4    800-1200   1025     43.00-53.50       47.92   Low Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1255     57.50-58.50       57.98
    1   1200-1600   1210        64.50          64.50   High Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1260     55.00-55.50       55.26   Low Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1000-1500   1294     82.00-84.50       83.65
    4   1000-1500   1314     86.00-90.00       88.27   High Dressing
    1   1000-1500   1205        78.00          78.00   Low Dressing
    7   1500-3000   1711     80.00-85.50       83.24
    2   1500-3000   1790     86.00-89.50       87.73   High Dressing

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    800-1200   1041     73.00-105.00      88.80
    1   1200-1600   1405        91.50          91.50

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1105        70.50          70.50

              Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    960      1100.00        1100.00   4-6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1200-1600   1372    850.00-1200.00    925.66   4-6 Mos Bred
    1   1200-1600   1515      1060.00        1060.00   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1140       725.00         725.00   4-6 Mos Bred
    2    800-1200    950    550.00-860.00     702.55   7-9 Mos Bred

               Bred Cows Small and Medium 2-3 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    800       425.00         425.00

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1200-1600   1390      1060.00        1060.00

            Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1180       800.00         800.00
    1   1200-1600   1265       825.00         825.00

         Cow-Calf Pairs Small and Medium 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1195       850.00         850.00
    1   1200-1600   1265       860.00         860.00

**This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a usda grade,
weight and sex.  This report does not reflect all animals sold on the above date.

Source:  KY Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Frankfort, KY 
             Bill Holleran, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139 
             24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
             http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS161.txt


 
 
 
 
 
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