Georgia Cattle Auctions
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Thomasville, GA    Fri Apr 21, 2017     USDA-GA Dept of AG Market News

Georgia Cattle Auctions Daily Summary
Georgia Livestock Auctions that were held Thursday Apr 20, 2017

Cattle auctions at Americus (N/S), Calhoun (425), Greensboro (344) 
and Thomaston (80). Receipts Thursday 849 week ago 911 and year ago 
882. Compared to one week earlier slaughter cows and bulls mostly
steady to 3.00 higher, feeder steers and steer calves lightly tested,
feeder bulls steady to 2.00 higher, bull calves unevenly steady to
3.00 higher, heifers and heifer calves steady to 3.00 higher, 
replacement cows mostly steady.

Slaughter cows 19 percent; slaughter bulls 3 percent; and feeders 
78 percent. In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 12
percent of the run; heifers 31 percent; bulls 47 percent and 
replacement cows 10 percent. Feeders over 600 lbs totaled around 
7 percent.

             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1100-1180  1122     63.00-68.00       65.19
  1220-1330  1288     60.00-62.00       61.03 Low Dressing

              Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90%
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1000-1120  1074     58.00-62.00       60.02
   900-1120   973     48.00-55.00       52.23 Low Dressing 

               Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  1700-2190  1876     89.00-96.00       92.51
  1675-2180  1912     81.00-88.00       83.80 Low Dressing

          Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  355-360    359    167.00-168.00      167.75    
  408-445    417    158.00-164.00      161.33
    
          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  255-280    270    150.00-158.00      152.90
  300-335    318    146.00-152.00      149.47
  355-380    368    142.00-148.00      144.45
  400-445    424    136.00-144.00      139.65
  455-490    473    133.00-139.00      136.16
  505-530    525    130.00-135.00      133.18
  555-565    563    125.00-133.00      129.02

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  455-490    470    120.00-130.00      125.00
  500-545    514    118.00-123.00      120.14
  600-645    615    110.00-115.00      112.07
  660-675    665    109.00-110.00      109.67

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  300-335    319    125.00-129.00      126.96
  455-465    459    110.00-115.00      112.03
  
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  255-290    270    168.00-172.00      170.06
  355-380    372    160.00-165.00      162.19
  410-445    433    150.00-158.00      154.34
  455-480    467    143.00-150.00      145.99
  500-545    515    135.00-138.00      135.63
  565-590    574    133.00-137.00      135.48
  620-645    637    125.00-130.00      126.69
  
           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  220-230    223    157.00-160.00      157.99
  280-290    287    156.00-160.00      158.00
  300-310    303    150.00-155.00      152.67
  355-380    372    145.00-150.00      148.41
  400-435    424    139.00-145.00      142.76
  455-490    465    132.00-142.00      136.18
  500-545    520    128.00-134.00      131.01
  555-590    564    125.00-128.00      126.41

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
  Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
  300-335    318    142.00-145.00      142.94
  355-370    360    130.00-140.00      135.07
  410-445    422    125.00-130.00      128.24
  455-480    464    118.00-128.00      122.05
  500-510    507    115.00-120.00      118.36
  555-565    559    105.00-115.00      110.04
   
      Bred Cows Medium and Large 2-3 Per Head        
 Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
 900-1000     960    650.00-850.00     749.31 4-6 Months Bred 
 900-1040     963    720.00-750.00     730.80 7-9 Months Bred 
1220-1270    1245    800.00-900.00     849.00 4-6 Months Bred   

    Cow Calf Pairs  Medium and Large 1-2              
 Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
1100-1150    1125   1375.00-1450.00   1411.67                 
                 
    Cow Calf Pairs  Medium and Large 2-3               
 Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 
1000-1045    1023    790.00-800.00     795.11 
                 

Source: USDA-GA Dept of Ag Market News Service, Thomasville, GA
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 229-226-1641
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
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