South Branch Valley Livestock Auction
CW_LS146
Charleston, WV      Wed Apr 17, 2019     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

South Branch Livestock, Moorefield, WV
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Apr 17, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  979         Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 2 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, replacement cows 1 percent, other cows 0 percent, and feeders 96 percent.  The feeder supply included 72 percent steers, 26 percent heifers, and 2 percent bulls. Near 96 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

�This report reflects prices of majority of livestock with a USDA grade,
weight, and sex on this sale date. This report does not represent all
animals at the sale on that date.�


Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  456    825-835    826    142.75-148.25     147.41   Load
  120    885-885    885       136.00         136.00   Load
                             Small 1
    1    680-680    680       109.00         109.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    275-275    275       100.00         100.00
    1    370-370    370       125.00         125.00
    3    460-485    470    105.00-116.00     111.21
    1    540-540    540       108.00         108.00
  193    750-780    768    125.00-129.00     126.91   Load
                             Small 1
    1    450-450    450        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    295-295    295       105.00         105.00
    1    345-345    345       117.50         117.50   Smoke
    2    365-365    365    110.00-117.50     113.75
    1    430-430    430        95.00          95.00
    2    460-465    463    115.00-121.00     118.02
    1    510-510    510       115.00         115.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    320-320    320       127.50         127.50
    1    375-375    375       132.50         132.50
    4    450-478    465    120.00-140.00     130.89
    2    510-545    528    114.00-122.50     118.39
    1    560-560    560       117.00         117.00
                             Small 1
    1    405-405    405       108.00         108.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    320-320    320       115.00         115.00
    2    445-445    445       112.00         112.00
    1    505-505    505       112.50         112.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    505-505    505       110.00         110.00
    2    583-583    583       118.00         118.00
    1    695-695    695        95.00          95.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1125-1125  1125       875.00         875.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1095-1095  1095       875.00         875.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1250-1290  1270    825.00-885.00     854.53   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1520-1520  1520       985.00         985.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1710-1710  1710        49.50          49.50
    1   1415-1415  1415        60.00          60.00   High Dressing
    1   2170-2170  2170        44.00          44.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    3    990-1200  1065     43.00-46.00       44.32
    2   1090-1205  1148     37.00-38.00       37.53   Low Dressing
    2   1520-1680  1600     44.00-45.50       44.71
    1   1475-1475  1475        50.00          50.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3   1115-1325  1235     41.00-44.00       42.24
    5    990-1135  1093     31.50-35.00       32.65   Low Dressing
    1   1410-1410  1410        37.50          37.50   Low Dressing

Heiferettes                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    815-815    815        57.00          57.00  
    1   1190-1190  1190        72.00          72.00  
    1   1310-1310  1310        71.00          71.00  

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1485-1485  1485        52.00          52.00   Low Dressing
    6   1510-2055  1786     62.00-74.00       67.50
    1   1820-1820  1820        59.00          59.00   Low Dressing

Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Travis Funkhouser 304.703.4562 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS146.txt