Norwood Weighted Average Auction
RA_LS758
Raleigh, NC                     Thu Dec 6, 2018     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.***

Stanly County Livestock, Norwood, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Wednesday Dec 5, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  1122          Last Week: 1288     Last Year: 720

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly steady to 1.00 lower and bulls 
steady.  Feeder steers and heifer calves were mostly 2.00 to 4.00 lower with bulls 
calves mostly 4.00 lower. . Light demand with moderate demand. Moderate offerings 
with quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 18 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 3 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 76 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 35 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 21 percent bulls. Near 16 
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    270-295    285    135.00-140.00     138.42
    6    305-345    328    135.00-140.00     138.30
   17    350-395    380    135.00-146.00     140.02
   11    405-445    430    136.00-147.00     142.20
   15    450-495    471    135.00-142.50     138.06
    8    505-545    526    130.00-139.00     134.76
   11    555-590    570    130.00-140.00     134.16
    2    600-625    613    132.00-136.00     134.04
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    180-185    183    107.50-120.00     113.66
    2    235-245    240    112.50-117.50     115.05
    2    260-270    265    117.50-122.50     119.95
    2    260-290    275    100.00-102.50     101.32   Thin
    4    310-325    316    105.00-120.00     111.34
    4    350-380    365    110.00-120.00     115.07
    2    375-385    380       100.00         100.00   Thin
    2    420-420    420    102.50-105.00     103.75
    4    450-470    460    110.00-115.00     112.97
    3    650-695    677    104.00-115.00     108.03
                             Medium 2
    4    260-295    274    122.50-130.00     124.52
    6    300-345    320    120.00-132.50     127.22
    4    360-395    378    123.00-134.00     129.30
    3    400-405    402       120.00         120.00
    5    450-485    466    120.00-134.00     127.34
    2    600-635    618    123.00-124.00     123.51
    2    710-715    713       126.00         126.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    230-245    238    105.00-112.50     108.63
    3    285-295    290    100.00-110.00     105.88
    2    315-315    315    102.50-110.00     106.25
    3    355-390    372    110.00-120.00     114.91
    3    750-780    762    105.00-113.00     108.96

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    310-345    328    120.00-122.50     121.32   Fleshy
    3    528-528    528       122.00         122.00   Fleshy
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    265-275    270    107.50-110.00     108.77
    3    250-295    277     80.00-97.50       91.28   Fleshy
    3    300-335    313    112.50-120.00     115.17
    3    305-345    332     85.00-100.00      94.03   Fleshy
    8    355-380    368    105.00-120.00     114.77
    2    360-380    370     80.00-85.00       82.43   Fleshy
   12    420-445    430    105.00-119.00     112.80
    5    400-435    422     82.50-100.00      92.46   Fleshy
   18    450-495    471    105.00-120.00     113.03
    2    455-480    468     80.00-90.00       85.13   Thin
    2    480-485    483     80.00-97.50       88.80   Fleshy
   17    500-545    520    109.00-119.00     114.20
    3    500-535    520     90.00-100.00      93.43   Fleshy
   20    550-590    564    109.00-119.00     114.46
    2    610-615    613       105.00         105.00
    2    620-640    630     85.00-100.00      92.38   Fleshy
    3    655-685    667    105.00-110.00     108.02
    4    650-675    665     80.00-100.00      94.11   Fleshy
                             Medium 2
    4    330-340    335    120.00-125.00     122.24
    4    360-395    376    122.00-126.00     123.70
   10    400-445    419    119.00-124.00     121.33
    9    450-495    475    119.00-123.00     121.10
    9    505-545    524    118.00-123.00     119.33
    3    570-585    578    118.00-120.00     119.33
   11    603-603    603       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    290-290    290       100.00         100.00   Thin
    2    300-335    318       105.00         105.00
    3    355-390    375     82.50-100.00      92.74   Thin
    2    420-430    425    102.50-110.00     106.21
    5    455-475    462    105.00-118.00     112.51
    5    500-530    516    105.00-117.50     111.24
    2    550-585    568       110.00         110.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    400-440    419    138.00-147.50     142.48
    5    450-495    469    135.00-144.00     138.30
    2    525-540    533    132.00-135.00     133.52
                             Small 1 - 2
    3    455-475    467    110.00-117.50     114.13
    2    465-490    478     80.00-100.00      89.74   Fleshy
    3    510-535    518    105.00-117.50     109.10
    3    565-580    573    110.00-118.00     114.34
    4    550-565    555     80.00-100.00      89.93   Fleshy
    5    620-645    631    110.00-118.00     114.24
    2    605-635    620    100.00-102.50     101.22   Fleshy
    3    655-675    667    113.00-115.00     114.33
    3    665-695    675     90.00-102.00      93.94   Fleshy
                             Medium 2
    7    400-445    424    122.50-132.50     128.50
    7    455-495    468    119.00-130.00     124.29
    8    505-540    519    119.00-129.00     123.68
    5    550-570    561    120.00-127.00     122.58
    3    600-635    618    121.00-122.00     121.67
    2    660-660    660    125.00-128.00     126.50
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    475-490    483    102.50-112.00     107.18
    2    480-495    488     80.00-90.00       84.92   Thin

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    925-1010   962    575.00-700.00     648.22   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2    900-1110  1005    350.00-475.00     419.03   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11   1005-1390  1271     43.00-52.00       46.82
    5    915-1280  1164     40.00-42.00       40.58   Low Dressing
    8   1445-1745  1606     44.00-54.00       48.53
    2   1485-1665  1575     40.00-42.00       40.94   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   36    920-1385  1136     43.00-52.00       46.63
    5    905-1270  1074     36.00-42.00       39.98   Low Dressing
    4   1415-1615  1489     43.00-54.00       50.51
    2   1505-1605  1555        56.00          56.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    2    745-760    753     28.00-35.00       31.47   Low Dressing
   22    805-1287  1050     34.00-42.00       38.62
   14    815-1225   994     25.00-35.00       30.86   Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    975-1005   990    585.00-694.00     640.33   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    3    775-860    823    325.00-593.00     499.62   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1200-1350  1275        64.00          64.00
    5   1115-1450  1293     45.00-59.00       52.32   Low Dressing
    9   1500-2015  1714     63.00-74.00       68.04
    2   1545-1645  1595     40.00-50.00       44.84   Low Dressing

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (6) Small 1 and 2 895 lbs middle age cows with 145 lbs calves 
400.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 985-1100 lbs middle age cows with 140-315 lbs calves 
450.00-920.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1150 lbs middle age cows with 300 lbs calves 
875.00 per pair.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3154 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS758.txt