Bowling Green Livestock Auction
SV_LS_140
Frankfort, KY      Tue Dec 11, 2018     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

United Producers INC, Bowling Green, KY
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Dec 11, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  700          Last week: 714        Last year: 850 

Compared to last week: Feeder steers 2.00-3.00 lower and heifers calves 3.00-
4.00 lower. Slaughter cows and Slaughter bulls steady.

90 Replacement cattle, 62 slaughter cattle, 548 feeder cattle.

Slaughter cows made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 0 percent, 
replacement cows 9 percent, other cows 4 percent, and feeders 80 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 24 percent steers, 47 percent heifers, and 29 percent 
bulls. Near 27 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    265-265    265       120.00         120.00
    2    345-345    345       142.50         142.50
    2    405-405    405       137.00         137.00
    3    470-475    473    115.00-130.00     119.96
   34    512-522    518    130.50-135.00     132.07
   26    561-579    576    133.00-137.25     136.61
   28    647-648    648    124.00-129.00     125.61
    1    680-680    680       120.00         120.00
    6    735-735    735       129.00         129.00
 Groups of 20 head:
   22 head 579 lbs 137.25 blk
   22 head 522 lbs 130.50 blk
       
                    Small 1 - 2
    4    631-631    631        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    641-641    641       120.00         120.00
    1    720-720    720       118.00         118.00
                             Small 2 - 3
    2    393-393    393        75.00          75.00
    1    530-530    530        70.00          70.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    310-310    310       122.50         122.50
   10    365-365    365    118.00-127.00     126.10
   24    438-448    446    107.00-116.00     113.41
   12    465-475    469       105.00         105.00
   76    505-546    530    101.00-120.00     107.82
    9    576-595    581    110.00-119.00     117.32
   30    605-643    617    110.00-118.50     117.54
   20    630-630    630       113.50         113.50   
    3    653-655    654     82.00-110.00      91.35
    2    785-785    785       100.00         100.00
    5    903-903    903       104.50         104.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    3    354-354    354       105.00         105.00

Groups of 20 head:
   20 head 630 lbs 113.50 blk
   22 head 610 lbs 118.50 blk
   46 head 531 lbs 101.00 blk    

    9    431-431    431       104.00         104.00
   12    537-537    537       100.00         100.00
    6    653-653    653       104.00         104.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    345-345    345       130.00         130.00
    6    350-350    350       150.00         150.00
   18    448-448    448       135.00         135.00
   11    480-491    490    115.00-125.00     115.89
   25    519-534    522    118.00-126.00     124.55
   17    585-595    587    112.00-127.00     124.32
    5    656-656    656       115.50         115.50
    4    716-716    716       103.00         103.00
    1    835-835    835        87.50          87.50
  
Groups of 20 head:
   20 head 519 lbs 126.00 blk   
 
                          Medium and Large 2 - 3
   10    359-395    363    122.00-125.00     122.33
   18    455-455    455       124.00         124.00
   13    562-562    562       117.00         117.00
    1    660-660    660        87.00          87.00
    6    789-789    789        86.00          86.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1105-1105  1105       700.00         700.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    4   1200-1277  1258    700.00-900.00     852.30   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    4   1155-1180  1169   850.00-1000.00     925.08   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
   11   1210-1385  1257   700.00-1175.00     894.50   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    5   1265-1272  1271          1050.00    1009.96   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1190-1190  1190       575.00         575.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1410-1410  1410       800.00         800.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    5   1115-1152  1145   850.00-1025.00     990.91   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    7   1250-1395  1321    420.00-900.00     717.93   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1510-1510  1510       725.00         725.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1270-1270  1270       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
    3   1643-1643  1643       950.00         950.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1170-1170  1170       350.00         350.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1525-1525  1525       610.00         610.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    1   1010-1010  1010       625.00         625.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    1    785-785    785       200.00         200.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2    600-600    600       270.00         270.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    960-960    960       850.00         850.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16   1165-1390  1287     36.00-47.00       41.26
    5   1470-1570  1523     35.50-48.00       41.89
    1   1420-1420  1420        50.00          50.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   10   1165-1390  1277     20.00-34.50       28.81
    1   1010-1010  1010        44.00          44.00   High Dressing
    2   1445-1455  1450     30.00-31.00       30.50
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    5    880-1085   974     20.00-35.00       25.61
    3    835-1075   965     41.00-47.50       42.87   High Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1135-1195  1179    420.00-880.00     531.90   Per Head
    3   1270-1455  1380    575.00-725.00     670.20   Per Head
    1   1555-1555  1555       670.00         670.00   Per Head
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1495-1495  1495       625.00         625.00   Per Head
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    2   1035-1085  1060    425.00-675.00     552.95   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    9    600-892    855    250.00-475.00     358.39   Per Head
    4    959-959    959       370.00         370.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1775-1775  1775        66.00          66.00   High Dressing


Stock Bulls: no test

Baby Calves: Beef: 100.00-310.00 Dairy: no test 

Cow/Calf Pairs: 2-10+ yrs. Old W/70-300 calves by side 600.00-660.00 per pair

***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
	   Mike Bell, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139
	   24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
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