Mt. Sterling Livestock Auction
USDA - Wed May 15, 1:52PM CDT
SV_LS161
Frankfort, KY    Wed May 15, 2019    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News
 
Bluegrass Stockyard - Mt. Sterling, KY
Weighted Average Report for 05/15/2019
 
Receipts:  481    Last Week:  535    Year Ago:  612
 
Compared to last Wednesday feeder steers and heifers sold steady to
2.00 lower on middleweights with good demand. Yearlings lightly tested.
Quality was average through good.  Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls
sold steady good demand.

20 replacement cattle, 68 slaughter cattle, 393 feeder cattle.
Today's feeder supply included 30 percent steers, 18 percent bulls
and 37 percent heifers with 26 percent weighing over 600 lbs. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-350     336    167.50-172.50     169.34
    2    350-400     382    160.00-170.00     164.97
    5    400-450     418    156.00-163.00     159.56
    8    400-450     415    164.00-167.00     165.87   Value Added
   10    450-500     481    150.00-161.00     155.46
    2    450-500     452       166.00         166.00   Value Added
    6    500-550     518    152.00-157.00     154.31
    3    500-550     523    141.00-145.00     142.36   Fleshy
   14    500-550     518       160.00         160.00   Value Added
    8    550-600     576    148.00-158.00     150.50
   12    600-650     638    136.00-144.00     140.60
   27    600-650     608    144.00-150.00     149.10   Value Added
    2    750-800     787       132.00         132.00
Groups of 20 head or more:
22 head 603 lbs 150.00 Blk Value-Added

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    350-400     392    145.00-151.00     148.02
    4    450-500     465    140.00-148.00     145.81
    1    500-550     510       132.50         132.50
    3    550-600     578    135.00-144.00     139.30
    1    600-650     625       130.00         130.00
    2    650-700     690       122.00         122.00
    2    700-750     722    115.00-124.00     119.48
    3    800-850     818    110.00-118.00     114.96

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-450     400       156.00         156.00
    4    500-550     530    140.00-150.00     147.59
    1    900-950     905       107.00         107.00
    2    950-1000    972    100.00-106.00     103.05

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    250-300     268    135.00-142.50     138.79
    4    300-350     310    135.00-143.00     139.18
    3    350-400     377    135.00-141.00     138.05
    5    400-450     423    129.00-137.00     134.44
   10    400-450     431    144.00-150.00     148.99   Value Added
   18    450-500     476    129.00-138.00     133.38
    3    450-500     472    139.00-144.00     140.61   Value Added
   10    500-550     514    131.00-136.00     134.02
   38    500-550     538    137.00-146.00     143.29   Value Added
    6    550-600     563    128.00-132.00     129.66
    4    600-650     624    114.00-119.00     117.37
   12    600-650     636    120.00-124.50     122.85   Value Added
    1    650-700     660       119.00         119.00
    4    650-700     664    121.00-124.00     121.75   Value Added
    3    700-750     743    117.00-120.00     119.00
    1    750-800     770       116.00         116.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-350     326       132.00         132.00
    8    350-400     375    120.00-130.00     124.22
    2    400-450     425    122.00-124.00     123.05
    3    450-500     463    119.00-122.00     120.68
    3    500-550     522    120.00-128.00     122.58
    6    550-600     583    119.00-125.00     120.12
    2    600-650     612    112.00-113.00     112.49
    1    650-700     665       100.00         100.00
    1    850-900     870        91.00          91.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    300-350     335       120.00         120.00
    1    450-500     460       122.00         122.00

               Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    400-450     425       110.00         110.00
    1    500-550     515       111.00         111.00
    1    550-600     560       104.00         104.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-350     318    165.00-167.00     165.51
    3    350-400     385    158.00-160.00     158.67
    2    400-450     438    148.00-150.00     148.98
   10    400-450     427    159.00-167.00     163.88   Fancy
    5    450-500     475    142.00-148.00     146.40
    3    450-500     458    157.00-160.00     158.96   Fancy
   18    500-550     524    140.00-150.00     144.10
    9    550-600     576    136.00-145.00     138.21
   10    600-650     616    132.00-139.00     138.09
    2    750-800     765       125.00         125.00
    1    850-900     890        85.00          85.00
    2    900-950     928     87.00-88.00       87.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    550-600     562    134.00-138.00     136.04
    1    600-650     645       128.00         128.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    500-550     545       142.00         142.00
    1    550-600     585       135.00         135.00
    1    650-700     680       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Bulls Small and Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    400-450     410       132.00         132.00
    1    550-600     560       110.00         110.00

                  Slaughter Cows Breaker 75-80%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1330     52.00-53.00       52.52
    3   1200-1600   1313     58.00-64.00       60.50   High Dressing

                   Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    800-1200   1118     54.00-57.00       55.47
    2    800-1200    658     62.00-62.50       62.05   High Dressing
    2    800-1200   1082     46.00-47.50       46.77   Low Dressing
    4   1200-1600   1311     51.00-55.00       53.48
   11   1200-1600   1297     58.00-68.00       61.80   High Dressing
    2   1200-1600   1330     46.00-47.00       46.50   Low Dressing

                    Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200    932     43.00-46.00       44.58
    2    800-1200   1065     54.00-58.00       55.88   High Dressing
    4    800-1200    926     36.00-43.00       39.91   Low Dressing
    1   1200-1600   1270        56.00          56.00   High Dressing

                    Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4   1000-1500   1276     74.00-80.50       77.07
    1   1000-1500   1420        56.00          56.00   Low Dressing
    5   1500-3000   1637     75.50-82.50       77.56
    4   1500-3000   1799     85.50-88.50       87.36   High Dressing

              Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    800-1200    960     68.00-77.00       71.83

           Stock Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    980        63.00          63.00

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1385    775.00-950.00     860.29   4-6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200    960       675.00         675.00   4-6 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    800-1200   1050    535.00-585.00     560.24   7-9 Mos Bred

            Bred Cows Small and Medium 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    800-1200   1030       450.00         450.00   4-6 Mos Bred

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1485    960.00-1125.00   1044.44

         Cow-Calf Pairs Medium and Large 2-3 Middle-Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1600   1335    735.00-875.00     807.88

Baby Calves: beef 240.00.

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


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