Ozark Livestock Auction
LR_LS126
Little Rock, AR    Fri Mar 15, 2019    USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News
	
I-40 Livestock, Ozark, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday Mar 14, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  1106        Last week:  546        Last year:  835

   Compared to last week: Feeder steers under 500 lbs sold 11.00-14.00 lower, 
over 500 lbs sold 2.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold 2.00-11.00 lower, mostly 5.00
lower. Several groups of value added cattle sold with a 3.00-10.00 premium.
Slaughter cows sold 3.00-4.00 higher.  Slaughter bulls not tested. Value Added
denotes cattle weaned at least 45 days, castrated, and administered 2 sets of
preconditioning vaccines.   
   Supply included 798 feeder calves; 238 feeder yearlings; 17 replacement cows;
49 slaughter cows and 4 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 37 percent
steers, 59 percent heifers, and 4 percent bulls. Near 23 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
    7    310-340    324    180.00-187.00     183.64
    4    355-390    374    182.50-188.00     185.82
    6    376-376    376       189.00         189.00   Value Added
   15    405-425    423    171.00-184.00     173.20
   12    400-413    407    185.00-188.00     186.48   Value Added
    4    455-487    479    160.00-172.00     162.85
    5    455-455    455       173.00         173.00   Value Added
   12    500-535    518    154.00-161.00     157.99
   24    503-524    518    163.00-168.00     164.42   Value Added
    4    555-590    576    142.00-156.00     147.62
    5    600-635    619    130.00-142.00     134.81
   37    600-634    626    146.00-152.00     149.59   Value Added
    2    665-690    678    130.00-132.00     130.98
    5    669-695    674    139.00-140.00     139.21   Value Added
    3    702-725    710    134.00-140.00     136.04
    2    880-880    880       121.00         121.00
    1    940-940    940       115.00         115.00
    1    905-905    905       128.00         128.00   Value Added
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    5    387-387    387       178.00         178.00
   14    377-390    382    177.00-181.00     178.46   Value Added
    5    411-411    411       172.00         172.00
   10    428-428    428       177.00         177.00   Value Added
    8    456-456    456       170.00         170.00
   24    460-474    466    168.00-170.50     169.16   Value Added
   24    532-532    532    157.00-160.00     159.00   Value Added
    7    556-556    556       151.00         151.00   Value Added
    3    637-637    637       138.00         138.00   Value Added
    5    665-665    665       137.00         137.00   Value Added
    7    715-715    715       138.00         138.00   Value Added
                             Medium and Large 2
    5    310-330    321    165.00-170.00     168.47
   14    350-385    369    160.00-175.00     168.92
    2    388-388    388       157.50         157.50   Brahman X
   17    400-445    423    155.00-170.00     162.91
    4    432-432    432       150.00         150.00   Brahman X
   25    460-490    466    150.00-166.00     160.48
    4    505-545    524    148.00-160.00     152.84
    1    555-555    555       131.00         131.00
    1    600-600    600       134.00         134.00
    1    650-650    650       121.00         121.00
    1    740-740    740       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    370-390    378    145.00-157.00     152.22
    1    470-470    470       147.00         147.00
    3    530-530    530       142.00         142.00
    1    735-735    735       110.00         110.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    300-340    331    160.00-169.00     164.09
   20    355-389    370    156.00-170.00     159.05
   16    400-440    424    140.00-150.00     145.66
   46    400-428    416    152.00-162.00     155.00   Value Added
    3    465-485    472    134.00-143.00     138.93
    1    490-490    490       126.00         126.00   Fleshy
   34    497-498    498    144.50-146.50     145.62   Value Added
    2    500-500    500    139.00-142.00     140.50
  117    507-534    514    143.50-147.00     146.17   Value Added
   16    550-595    564    127.00-135.00     132.02
    4    555-580    566    109.00-122.00     114.73   Fleshy
   13    578-585    579    137.00-138.00     137.92   Value Added
    6    620-645    627    126.00-129.00     127.66
    1    630-630    630       112.00         112.00   Fleshy
   81    622-649    637    129.50-135.00     131.78   Value Added
    4    652-670    661    125.00-129.00     126.97
    1    690-690    690       132.00         132.00   Value Added
    5    710-712    712    126.00-132.00     129.60   Value Added
   19    777-777    777       121.00         121.00   Value Added
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   46    373-394    387    158.00-164.00     161.34   Value Added
   14    497-497    497       142.00         142.00   Value Added
   11    538-538    538       142.00         142.00   Value Added
    7    611-611    611       129.00         129.00   Value Added
                             Medium and Large 2
    7    310-345    327    140.00-150.00     146.45
   12    350-395    379    138.00-152.50     144.09
    7    410-435    421    132.00-139.00     135.28
   25    450-497    477    130.00-140.00     132.71
    7    505-535    520    122.00-136.00     128.41
    1    510-510    510       118.00         118.00   Fleshy
    2    582-582    582       115.00         115.00
    1    600-600    600       122.00         122.00
    1    685-685    685       115.00         115.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    315-330    323    130.00-145.00     137.05
    1    360-360    360       130.00         130.00
    3    405-445    423    115.00-120.00     118.25
    1    455-455    455       125.00         125.00
    1    510-510    510       105.00         105.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    328-328    328       150.00         150.00
    2    405-430    418       150.00         150.00
    1    460-460    460       150.00         150.00
    9    505-545    528    145.00-154.00     147.12
    4    550-590    576    135.00-150.00     141.89
    1    570-570    570       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
    8    600-635    616    136.00-149.00     141.60
    1    700-700    700       137.00         137.00
    3    803-803    803       123.00         123.00
    1    940-940    940       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    480-480    480       130.00         130.00
    1    505-505    505       137.00         137.00
    1    565-565    565       115.00         115.00
    4    605-645    624    125.00-135.00     131.44

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
2 year old       685-895    open                  79.00-120.00
2 year old                  second stage          800.00 per head
5-7 year old                second & third stage  700.00-875.00 per head
10 year old      810-945    second stage          50.00-67.00        
	
   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
5-7 year old                100-200      600.00-925.00 per pair  Thin

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500                 64.00          51.00  
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  57.00-60.00                   46.00-53.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  58.00-63.00    65.00          47.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   48.00-53.00    54.00-59.00    38.00-40.00

   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100  81.00                            61.00-70.00

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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