Orangeburg Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report
CO_LS756
Columbia, SC      Wed Mar 20, 2019     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Orangeburg Stockyards, Orangeburg, SC
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Mar 20, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  435        Last week: 416      Last year: 336  

No comparisons made this week due to limited comparable sales. Average 
offerings of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer 
participation.

Slaughter cows made up 49 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 
percent, replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 4 percent, and feeders 42 
percent.  The feeder supply included 17 percent steers, 60 percent 
heifers, and 23 percent bulls. Near 18 percent of the run weighed over 
600 lbs. *** This report reflects prices of the majority of cattle with a 
USDA grade, weight and sex on this sale date. This report does not 
represent all animals at the sale on this date. ***

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    285-285    285       170.00         170.00
    1    310-310    310       165.00         165.00
    2    400-420    410    147.50-150.00     148.72
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    265-270    268    120.00-135.00     127.57
    3    355-390    372    132.50-135.00     133.33
    3    515-515    515       118.00         118.00
    1    670-670    670       110.00         110.00
                             Medium 2
    2    250-280    265       145.00         145.00
    2    315-345    330    140.00-142.50     141.31
    2    415-425    420    135.00-140.00     137.53
    1    485-485    485       140.00         140.00
    3    530-530    530       133.00         133.00
    1    560-560    560       125.00         125.00
    2    770-785    778     97.50-110.00     103.81
    2    850-855    853     90.00-92.50       91.25

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    275-290    283    135.00-147.50     141.08
    8    329-335    330    135.00-137.50     137.19
    4    350-395    365    130.00-135.00     132.58
    4    405-430    414    130.00-135.00     131.22
   19    430-436    431    145.00-149.00     148.15   Value Added
    2    530-545    538    130.00-135.00     132.53
    6    503-503    503       137.50         137.50   Value Added
    2    555-575    565    125.00-128.00     126.47
                             Small 1 - 2
    5    305-345    328    117.50-122.50     119.64
                             Medium 2
    5    410-445    423    118.00-125.00     122.55
    5    450-485    469    118.00-125.00     121.25
    3    505-540    522    120.00-122.50     121.69
    2    565-570    568    115.00-120.00     117.51
    4    600-635    616    100.00-115.00     104.95
    3    700-725    708    110.00-112.50     111.16
    3    760-790    780    110.00-112.50     111.66
    6    800-845    815    102.50-107.50     105.00
    3    860-895    877     90.00-102.50      98.25
    2    900-915    908     92.50-102.50      97.54
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    455-495    472    105.00-112.00     109.06   Thin
    5    555-590    571    105.00-110.00     106.99   Thin

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    428-428    428       148.00         148.00   Value Added
    5    450-465    458    135.00-141.00     138.71
    3    515-540    530    132.50-138.00     135.13
    9    525-525    525       143.00         143.00   Value Added
                             Medium 2
    3    405-440    427    120.00-130.00     124.29
    5    455-495    471    122.50-130.00     126.51
    2    625-640    633    115.00-122.50     118.79
    1    675-675    675       110.00         110.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1085-1085 1085       1020.00    1020.00   Per Head  7-9 Months 
Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1340-1340 1340       995.00         995.00   Per Head  4-6 Months 
Bred
                            Medium 2 Middle Aged
    1   1045-1045 1045       780.00         780.00   Per Head  1-3 Months 
Bred
                            Small 3 Young
    1    705-705    705       325.00         325.00   Per Head  7-9 
Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10   1600-1920 1773     47.00-51.00       48.68
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   50   1050-1390 1243     49.00-60.00       52.26
   25   1020-1395 1180     37.00-46.00       42.37   Low Dressing
   76   1405-1865 1591     48.00-60.00       51.31
   14   1415-1845 1567     38.00-46.50       44.65   Low Dressing
    1   2100-2100 2100        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    715-760    738     32.00-38.00       34.91   Low Dressing
    3    945-990    967     48.00-53.00       50.32
    6    865-945    902     36.00-42.00       38.57   Low Dressing

Cow/Calf Pairs; [6] Small to medium frame 1-2 860-1280 lbs young to 
middle age cows with a 120-225 lbs calves 775.00-1050.00 per pair.
 
Hogs Receipts: [51] Last week: [62] Barrows & Gilts; us 1-2 250-300 lbs 
47.00-48.00, 300-350 lbs one @ 41.00. Sows; us 1-3 400-450 lbs 36.00-
45.00, 450-500 lbs 45.00-49.00. BBQ Shoats: us 1-3 100-200 lbs 46.00-
53.00. Feeders under 100 lbs 25.00-47.00 per head. Boars: 300 lbs & up 
4.00-6.00.

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1075-1075  1075       845.00         845.00   Per Head
    1   1275-1275  1275       825.00         825.00   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    5    615-765    702    585.00-690.00     640.36   Per Head
                            Small 2 -3 Young
    6    635-815    704    445.00-525.00     483.87   Per Head
                            Small 3 Middle Aged
    2    920-1025   973    410.00-455.00     433.71   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1090-1490  1272     65.00-70.00       67.69   Low Dressing
    1   1520-1520  1520        74.00          74.00   Low Dressing

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert  Eaton 919-707-3218 
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