Turnersburg Weighted Average Report (Monday)
USDA - Tue Feb 12, 8:44AM CST
RA_LS752
Raleigh, NC                     Tue Feb 12, 2019       USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

***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.***

Harward Brothers Livestock Market, Turnersburg, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Monday Feb 11, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  1337          Last Week:  1326       Last Year: 724 

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly steady with bulls mostly 1.00 
lower.  Feeder cattle were mostly steady to 4.00 higher.  Good demand with active 
market activity.  Moderate offerings with quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 19 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 74 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 34 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 26 percent bulls. Near 13 
percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    240-245    242    155.00-180.00     166.59
    9    255-295    282    155.00-190.00     168.77
   18    300-345    326    155.00-190.00     174.17
    2    320-340    330       152.50         152.50   Fleshy
   30    350-390    371    155.00-180.00     162.31
    6    405-445    425    160.00-173.00     165.60
   15    455-497    484    154.00-166.00     159.99
   13    500-545    527    146.00-158.50     156.17
   24    555-596    576    142.00-155.00     150.99
    3    650-680    667    138.00-141.00     139.69
    3    715-725    722    139.00-140.00     139.33
   11    756-775    758    135.00-141.00     140.44
    2    805-805    805    131.00-135.00     133.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    4    200-235    223    110.00-122.50     114.66
    5    260-285    273    105.00-120.00     111.55
    4    315-340    326    110.00-120.00     114.86
    4    350-390    370    110.00-117.00     113.03
    2    650-695    673    112.00-119.00     115.38
                             Medium 2
    4    260-295    278    127.50-150.00     135.91
    8    305-345    329    130.00-147.50     136.04
   25    350-395    377    128.00-152.50     139.58
    3    405-420    412    127.50-137.50     133.28
    6    450-495    480    122.50-145.00     133.00
    2    500-545    523    123.00-126.00     124.56
    5    555-575    563    122.00-136.00     132.55
    3    610-645    628    125.00-132.00     127.60
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    255-265    260     90.00-102.50      96.37   Thin

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    305-340    325    140.00-154.00     147.84
   17    350-395    371    135.00-150.00     142.98
   33    400-449    434    132.50-143.00     136.03
    8    460-490    475    129.00-138.00     133.65
   20    500-525    513    126.00-133.50     129.66
    7    555-587    579    126.00-129.00     128.31
   12    625-625    625       125.50         125.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    205-235    217    110.00-120.00     114.77
    3    200-230    215     90.00-100.00      96.43   Thin
    3    255-285    268    115.00-120.00     118.35
    4    250-265    258     92.50-102.50      99.32   Thin
    4    305-325    316    110.00-120.00     113.77
    5    355-390    376    110.00-120.00     116.77
    7    410-435    424    110.00-120.00     115.46
    2    410-415    413       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
    5    450-470    461    105.00-120.00     115.23
    4    530-540    535    105.00-121.00     111.49
    9    555-595    572    105.00-120.00     112.86
    3    615-635    627    111.00-117.50     114.50
    4    650-680    666    112.00-117.00     115.03
                             Medium 2
    2    205-245    225    125.00-130.00     127.72
   13    303-338    327    120.00-130.00     125.19
   10    365-395    378    124.00-131.00     126.57
   11    408-445    418    122.00-131.00     128.63
   17    460-495    479    120.00-128.00     124.82
    6    500-540    521    121.00-125.00     123.31
   14    555-595    571    120.00-125.00     123.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    5    308-325    313    110.00-120.00     114.97
    2    360-370    365       100.00         100.00   Thin
    2    415-435    425       120.00         120.00
    2    475-485    480    117.50-122.00     119.77
    2    550-590    570    111.00-112.00     111.48
    2    640-640    640    105.00-106.00     105.50

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   27    400-445    420    150.00-170.00     160.65
   11    416-417    417    147.00-149.00     147.73   Thin
   19    450-495    467    143.00-162.00     148.99
   15    500-548    525    138.00-151.00     142.76
   13    550-595    573    134.00-144.00     137.54
    2    600-600    600    134.00-147.00     140.50
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    460-485    473    105.00-115.00     109.87
    2    545-545    545    110.00-120.00     115.00
    2    548-548    548       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
    2    555-555    555    113.00-120.00     116.50
    6    660-698    677    105.00-119.00     113.21
    3    705-715    708    108.00-119.00     112.98
    3    750-765    757     99.00-109.00     104.68
                             Medium 2
   13    400-440    422    130.00-147.50     136.88
    9    465-495    477    125.00-140.00     134.17
    5    500-535    517    126.00-134.00     130.57
   17    550-595    580    122.50-133.00     128.36
    7    600-640    616    120.00-133.00     125.85
                             Medium and Large 3
    3    655-690    672    112.00-115.00     113.97

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    960-1130  1045    625.00-650.00     636.48   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    2    850-870    860    818.00-850.00     833.81   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2    690-855    773    500.00-750.00     638.35   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1270-1300  1283     49.00-55.00       51.33
    2   1430-1600  1515     52.00-56.00       54.11
    4   1440-1885  1681     58.00-63.00       60.18   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    3    790-875    838     49.00-50.00       49.34
   49    905-1360  1115     48.00-57.00       53.65
   22   1005-1390  1188     58.00-64.00       60.62   High Dressing
   17   1405-1870  1611     49.00-57.00       53.53
   25   1430-1915  1641     58.00-65.00       61.19   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    7    620-775    714     38.00-47.00       41.39
   20    820-1330  1080     38.00-47.00       42.70
   16    805-1355  1062     28.00-36.00       33.27   Low Dressing
    4   1420-1500  1454     44.00-48.00       46.27

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    925-1165  1006    409.00-606.00     468.40   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    7    710-885    828    419.00-611.00     503.44   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    6    675-850    755    270.00-403.00     359.04   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1020-1405  1201     70.00-79.00       73.68
    2   1155-1200  1178     87.00-91.00       88.96   High Dressing
    6   1015-1380  1182     50.00-64.00       57.92   Low Dressing
    3   1525-1970  1687     72.00-79.00       75.96
    8   1570-2000  1796     83.00-90.00       86.24   High Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (10) Small 1 and 2 610-740 lbs middle age cows with 265-300 lbs 
calves 325.00-500.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 940-1090 lbs middle age cows with 150-
385 lbs calves 850.00-1100.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1235-1480 lbs middle age cows 
with 75-260 lbs calves 900.00-1100.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 7.50-15.00.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3154 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS752.txt