Owenton Livestock Auction
SV_LS163
Frankfort, KY      Wed Mar 20, 2019     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

United Producers, Inc., Owenton, KY
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Mar 20, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  534    Last week:  502    Last year:  215  

compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers 3.00-5.00
higher, slaughter cows 2.00 higher, no test on bulls.

Feeders: 475  Slaughter: 56  Replacements: 3

Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter 
bulls 1 percent, replacement cows 0 percent, and feeders 90 
percent.  The feeder supply included 42 percent steers, 44 
percent heifers, and 13 percent bulls. Near 34 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    820-820    820       123.00         123.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    5    430-442    440    160.00-164.00     160.78
    8    452-485    473    159.00-169.00     165.33
    6    505-535    522    151.00-164.00     158.00
    2    525-525    525       169.00         169.00   Value Added
   44    555-597    588    154.00-159.50     157.77
    3    642-645    643    144.00-145.00     144.67
   14    606-606    606       162.00         162.00   Value Added
   11    650-679    661    142.50-153.00     149.08
    3    710-745    725    130.00-140.00     133.64
   13    712-712    712       152.50         152.50   Value Added
   26    805-833    826    117.00-131.50     129.08
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    300-300    300       152.00         152.00
    6    430-432    432    141.00-143.00     141.33
    1    525-525    525       145.00         145.00
    3    570-572    571    137.00-138.00     137.33
    6    788-791    790    125.00-128.00     127.00

Feeder Heifers                Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    335-335    335       143.00         143.00
    7    584-584    584       129.50         129.50
    1    640-640    640       121.00         121.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    3    268-280    272    146.00-151.00     149.28
    7    362-362    362       144.00         144.00
   14    405-442    423    144.00-154.00     149.23
    8    455-495    465    143.00-146.00     144.15
   42    500-535    516    135.00-146.00     141.04
    4    505-505    505       148.00         148.00   Value Added
   34    553-594    566    129.00-138.00     133.93
   26    628-646    633    124.00-131.50     129.17
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    245-245    245       141.00         141.00
    2    285-295    290       141.00         141.00
    6    305-345    336    140.00-142.00     141.66
    7    355-395    373    127.00-141.00     134.82
    1    400-400    400       130.00         130.00
    8    480-490    486    134.00-142.00     139.75
    2    542-542    542       125.00         125.00
    6    550-580    557    110.00-130.00     118.59
    2    605-610    608    115.00-120.00     117.49
    2    670-680    675    113.00-114.00     113.50
    3    738-745    740    106.00-110.00     107.34

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    275-275    275       159.00         159.00
    2    345-345    345    153.00-157.00     155.00
    4    376-376    376       159.00         159.00
    5    350-350    350       172.00         172.00   Thin Fleshed
    1    360-360    360       174.00         174.00   Value Added
    5    435-435    435       164.00         164.00
    5    450-492    476    153.00-159.00     156.02
    5    500-535    521    152.00-155.00     154.38
    2    598-598    598       143.00         143.00
    5    643-643    643       135.00         135.00
    2    655-665    660    140.00-141.00     140.50
    8    700-712    703    126.00-132.00     130.48
    1    770-770    770       120.00         120.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    445-445    445       150.00         150.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    270-270    270       153.00         153.00
    1    535-535    535       134.00         134.00
    3    585-585    585       125.00         125.00
    1    695-695    695       130.00         130.00

Bred Cows                  Medium 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    970-1045  1008    500.00-580.00     541.49   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1180-1225  1208     60.00-62.00       60.99
    4   1035-1275  1160     51.00-55.00       53.06   Low Dressing
    1   1565-1565  1565        62.00          62.00
    5   1410-1950  1673     50.00-55.00       52.50   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    865-865    865        47.00          47.00   Low Dressing
    2   1110-1125  1118     56.50-57.00       56.75
    7    905-1335  1173     45.00-54.50       49.84   Low Dressing
    1   1415-1415  1415        55.00          55.00
    2   1400-1535  1468     48.00-51.00       49.57   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1   1095-1095  1095        52.00          52.00
    4    870-1135   946     34.00-39.50       36.68   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1670-2070  1855     72.00-79.00       76.49   Low Dressing

Stock Bulls: No test.

Baby Calves: Beef: No test. Dairy: No test.

Cow/Calf Pairs: No test.

***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.***

"Thin, lower weight, unthrifty, and or extra low dressing slaughter cattle are 
sold with little demand and depressed prices."

Source:  KY Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Frankfort, KY
	 Mark Rouse, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139
	 24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
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