South Branch Valley Livestock Auction
CW_LS146
Charleston, WV      Wed Mar 20, 2019     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

South Branch Livestock, Moorefield, WV
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Mar 20, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  1002          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 2 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 0 percent, and feeders 97 percent.  The feeder supply included 66 percent steers, and 34 percent heifers. Near 98 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
    4    373-373    373       162.50         162.50
    5    463-463    463       165.00         165.00
    1    540-540    540       150.00         150.00
   66    740-740    740       153.00         153.00   Load
  120    825-825    825    130.50-133.75     132.15   Load
  238    850-850    850    129.75-132.75     131.84   Load
  108    925-935    930    126.50-127.50     127.00   Load
  103    950-990    969    120.50-120.75     120.62   Load

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    416-416    416       120.00         120.00
    2    528-528    528       112.00         112.00
   66    740-740    740       133.00         133.00   Load
  131    750-770    760    122.25-123.75     122.99   Load
  124    800-800    800    120.50-124.00     122.22   Load

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1315-1315  1315        52.50          52.50
    2   1220-1385  1303     60.00-61.00       60.47   High Dressing
    5   1435-1715  1537     50.00-57.00       53.18
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    4   1215-1350  1294     45.00-50.50       48.87
    2    935-1005   970     60.00-64.00       61.93   High Dressing
    1   1245-1245  1245        38.00          38.00   Low Dressing
    1   1405-1405  1405        51.00          51.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    820-1210  1015     42.00-43.50       42.89
    5    810-1330  1036     29.00-40.00       33.06   Low Dressing
    1   1420-1420  1420        30.00          30.00   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   2060-2060  2060        71.00          71.00
    1   1815-1815  1815        67.00          67.00   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