Green Forest Livestock Auction
LR_LS120
Little Rock, AR      Wed May 15, 2019     USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

North Arkansas Livestock, GreenForest, AR
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday May 15, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  1435          Last week:  902         Last year:  901

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Compared to last week: Feeder steers under 500lbs 3.00-10.00 lower 500-600lbs
steady to 2.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 600lbs mostly steady to 3.00 lower
 600-700lbs steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls steady. Value Added
denotes cattle weaned at least 45 days with two rounds of shots.
  
Supply included about 900 feeder calves, 320 feeder yearlings, 75 replacement
cows, 121 slaughter cows, and 19 slaughter bulls. The feeder supply included 54
percent steers, 37 percent heifers, and 8 percent bulls. Near 29 percent of the
run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.


Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    274-274    274       187.00         187.00
    3    340-340    340    179.00-180.00     179.33
   19    367-397    388    172.00-184.00     175.74
   11    401-420    405    169.00-178.00     174.22
   21    450-486    471    165.00-179.00     168.22
    7    462-463    463    159.00-162.00     159.86   Fleshy
   24    505-542    525    155.00-167.00     161.08
   49    550-579    568    151.00-158.00     155.05
   15    565-565    565       159.50         159.50   Value Added
   39    600-639    626    145.00-153.00     150.61
   37    608-615    610    153.00-154.00     153.70   Value Added
    5    708-708    708       144.50         144.50
    2    835-835    835       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    9    348-348    348       178.00         178.00
   15    353-353    353       184.00         184.00   Value Added
   25    424-424    424       176.00         176.00   Value Added
   22    458-498    476    160.00-167.00     163.03
   30    506-545    527    151.00-167.00     157.02
   62    560-590    577    146.50-153.50     149.56
   19    620-635    625    143.50-149.00     147.23
   23    639-639    639       144.00         144.00   Calves
   18    741-741    741       133.00         133.00
    7    831-831    831       120.00         120.00
   26    918-929    927    115.00-115.50     115.40
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    315-345    339    164.00-172.00     169.40
   11    352-395    375    156.00-173.00     162.36
    9    418-445    432    157.00-165.00     161.81
   19    455-492    475    151.00-162.00     154.80
   17    502-544    516    145.00-154.00     149.23
    5    550-585    568    135.00-144.00     141.35
    7    615-645    628    135.00-142.00     139.40
   25    650-685    672    130.50-142.50     138.13
    2    785-790    788    115.00-120.00     117.51
                             Medium and Large 3
    5    349-349    349       133.00         133.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    300-338    318    154.00-159.00     156.79
    6    378-385    382    151.00-159.00     154.14
    9    351-351    351       159.00         159.00   Value Added
   21    405-432    413    145.00-149.00     147.45
   19    402-415    406    153.00-154.50     154.02   Value Added
   27    450-487    467    142.00-150.00     146.63
    9    480-484    483    135.50-136.00     135.83   Fleshy
   36    503-545    517    132.00-144.00     139.69
   15    500-542    521    142.00-147.00     144.93   Value Added
   41    550-598    587    127.00-138.00     134.79
   21    583-583    583       137.50         137.50   Value Added
   28    603-640    622    130.50-138.00     134.56
    7    613-613    613       135.00         135.00   Value Added
   20    650-698    670    124.50-129.50     128.47
   10    702-740    720    120.00-125.50     124.12
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   19    369-369    369       145.00         145.00
   13    553-553    553       135.00         135.00
   14    801-801    801       116.00         116.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    254-254    254       157.00         157.00
    5    305-345    324    148.00-154.00     150.35
   12    355-395    379    136.00-150.00     141.02
   18    400-445    426    127.00-145.00     138.47
   18    450-475    464    136.00-142.00     138.38
    7    510-540    527    120.00-135.00     129.08
   10    555-598    582    122.00-131.00     127.30
    3    630-635    632    117.00-126.00     122.98
    3    655-668    664    121.00-122.00     121.33
    2    700-700    700    110.00-119.00     114.50
    2    755-790    773       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    385-398    394    164.00-174.00     168.97
    7    402-435    412    165.00-177.00     172.15
    9    460-488    468    155.00-159.00     157.54
   10    505-549    531    136.00-154.00     144.67
    9    560-595    569    140.50-148.00     143.14
    4    620-645    626    133.00-134.00     133.74
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
    7    394-394    394       160.00         160.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    6    315-330    322    156.00-166.00     161.66
    3    350-380    360    161.00-162.00     161.35
    3    430-448    442    145.00-154.00     151.08
    5    455-495    484    145.00-146.00     145.81
    7    518-548    530    135.00-140.00     137.05
    3    585-595    592    128.00-136.00     133.03
   10    610-645    619    122.00-133.50     125.65
    2    655-655    655       130.00         130.00

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
 2-7 year old    900-1250   second & third stage  850.00-1050.00/hd
                            first stage or open    53.00-82.00
 7+ years old               second & third stage  50.00-61.00;750.00-850.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-7 year old    900-1250    100-200    1050.00-1275.00 per pair
                            200-300    package 1400.00 per pair 
7+ years old                100-300

Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500   53.00-55.00   55.50-57.00              
Boners    80-85%   950-1400   52.00-56.00   57.00-63.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300   47.00-53.50   54.00-59.00    43.00-44.00
Light     85-92%   700-950    44.00-49.00   51.00-54.00    28.00-35.00    
 
   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100   76.00-81.50    82.00-84.00     66.00-70.00

Source: AR Ag Department - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
        Sammy Cline, Market Reporter, 501-823-1743
        24 Hour Market Report.501-823-1728
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