Chesnee Livestock Auction Wtd Avg Report (Tues)
CO_LS754
Columbia, SC      Tue Feb 13, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Chesnee Livestock Market, Chesnee, SC
Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Feb 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  85         Last week: 105      Last year: 289 

No comparisons made this week due to limited comparable sales. Light 
offerings this week due to wet weather in the area with active buyer 
participation.

Slaughter cows made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 
percent, replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 85 
percent.  The feeder supply included 38 percent steers, 38 percent 
heifers, and 24 percent bulls. Near 8 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    280-280    280       181.00         181.00
    1    340-340    340       177.50         177.50
    5    370-390    380    167.50-181.00     174.15
    2    405-420    413    167.50-169.00     168.26
    1    495-495    495       164.00         164.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    275-275    275       117.50         117.50
    3    325-330    327    110.00-122.50     117.53
    1    390-390    390       115.00         115.00
    1    525-525    525       118.00         118.00
                             Medium 2
    1    215-215    215       165.00         165.00
    1    270-270    270       150.00         150.00
    1    560-560    560       144.00         144.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    365-365    365       150.00         150.00
    4    415-445    433    137.00-147.00     140.79
    2    480-485    483    138.00-139.00     138.50
    2    540-545    543    131.00-136.00     133.49
    1    555-555    555       128.00         128.00
    1    650-650    650       127.00         127.00
                             Medium 2
    2    220-225    223    130.00-140.00     134.94
    1    285-285    285       142.50         142.50
    1    400-400    400       122.50         122.50
    1    580-580    580       124.00         124.00
    1    625-625    625       110.00         110.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    450-475    463    112.50-116.00     114.30

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    420-435    427    162.50-168.00     166.01
    1    455-455    455       166.00         166.00
    3    500-545    520    149.00-162.00     153.50
    1    550-550    550       144.00         144.00
    1    630-630    630       130.00         130.00
                             Medium 2
    2    580-585    583    126.00-130.00     128.01
    1    680-680    680       119.00         119.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1645-1645  1645        55.00          55.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2   1270-1275  1273     65.00-67.00       66.00
    1   1465-1465  1465        63.00          63.00

Cow/Calf pairs; (2) Small 2 665-880 lbs middle age cows with 
135-225 lbs calves 660.00-890.00 per pair.

Hogs Receipts: [20] Last week: [10] Barrows & Gilts; us 1-3 200-
250 lbs one @ 40.00. Sows; us 1-3 300-400 lbs 47.50-50.00, 400- 
450 lbs 47.00-52.50, 500-600 lbs one @ 47.50. BBQ Shoats; us 1-3
100-200 lbs 20.00-45.00. Feeders; us 1-3 under 100 lbs several @ 
20.00 per head.

Other Cows                  Small 3 Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    640-640    640       250.00         250.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1095-1095  1095        64.00          64.00   Low Dressing
    1   2140-2140  2140        85.00          85.00

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