Weekly Review Arkansas Auctions
LR_LS145
Little Rock, AR   Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

ARKANSAS WEEKLY LIVESTOCK SUMMARY
Week-ending April 12, 2019

   Estimated Receipts:  6,330   Last Sale:  6,750   Year Ago:  8,270

Supply on  8 Arkansas Auctions:         This week     Last Week    Year ago
   Stocker and feeder calves ------        8185          4480        5170
   Feeder yearlings ---------------        1040          1235        1295
   Replacement cows ---------------         335           355         845
   Slaughter cows -----------------         680           580         810
   Slaughter bulls ----------------          90           100         150
   Yearling heifer percentage -----          47            46          46

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers were mixed, mostly 1.00-6.00 higher
with 550-650 lbs 5.00 lower.  Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 higher.  Slaughter
cows sold steady to 2.00 higher.  Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 higher.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   32    251-295    270    195.00-226.00      213.35
   60    300-348    320    170.00-215.00      200.83
   78    350-395    372    173.00-210.00      195.48
   21    376-396    386    202.00-206.00      204.15  Value Added
  117    400-448    421    163.00-204.00      187.23
   89    450-498    471    150.00-202.00      176.79
   16    467-467    467       180.00          180.00  Fancy
  117    500-547    521    149.00-187.00      173.66
   13    537-549    543    164.00-177.00      171.80  Fleshy
   41    550-595    572    149.00-174.00      157.89
   25    600-649    622    136.00-160.00      149.53
   14    610-641    633    140.00-146.00      142.34  Fleshy
   25    650-690    671    139.00-153.00      147.55
   18    700-725    706    134.00-150.25      146.26
   17    815-820    817    127.00-130.00      128.94
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   34    440-440    440       193.50          193.50  Value Added
   29    475-498    487    186.00-188.00      186.94
   17    541-541    541       177.00          177.00
   31    663-693    685    144.00-148.00      145.58
   15    964-964    964       121.00          121.00
                             Medium and Large 2
   25    300-345    328    170.00-200.00      183.02
   53    350-395    376    144.00-186.00      173.04
   99    400-448    431    147.00-184.00      173.11
   58    450-498    478    140.00-178.00      161.58
   22    500-548    528    131.00-175.00      158.14
   31    553-588    571    141.00-155.00      148.43

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   27    250-288    277    169.00-182.00      174.20
   90    300-348    321    151.00-185.00      168.72
  161    350-398    375    145.00-177.50      163.29
  191    400-449    423    142.00-170.00      159.38
  207    450-498    473    140.00-168.00      155.38
   16    476-492    486    140.00-151.50      147.28  Fleshy
  164    500-548    527    136.00-157.00      146.89
   81    550-595    572    130.00-155.00      141.72
   10    555-565    558    120.00-138.00      135.37  Fleshy
   97    600-649    629    125.00-150.00      138.55
   26    650-695    672    122.50-141.00      132.23
   12    700-745    723    110.00-137.00      125.90
   12    800-831    824    115.00-124.00      119.49
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   11    652-698    685    129.00-132.00      131.22
   69    782-782    782       130.25          130.25
   10    829-829    829       120.00          120.00
                             Medium and Large 2
   15    250-290    269    149.00-170.00      161.72
   57    300-345    323    140.00-164.00      153.36
   57    350-395    374    140.00-160.00      148.84
   39    400-445    424    120.00-157.00      144.89
   41    450-499    476    120.00-150.00      140.41
   37    500-545    525    123.00-150.00      136.87
   25    550-595    573    120.00-143.00      130.41
   14    600-645    625    115.00-136.00      127.61
   12    655-699    681    110.00-131.00      123.30

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   26    262-297    281    204.00-211.00      208.68
   29    300-345    326    180.00-207.50      193.74
   51    350-398    371    150.00-198.00      185.02
   56    400-448    426    150.00-200.00      182.42
   90    450-498    470    150.00-192.00      174.86
   79    500-549    531    148.00-178.00      163.42
   35    553-595    573    140.00-165.00      153.11
   38    600-649    624    134.00-153.00      144.77
   35    650-695    670    125.00-145.00      137.47
                             Medium and Large 2
   14    300-345    327    140.00-190.00      178.89
   38    350-398    380    130.00-185.00      171.09
   41    400-445    425    130.00-180.00      163.72
   40    455-493    479    135.00-176.00      159.71
   21    500-545    524    130.00-163.00      147.10
   10    560-595    571    135.00-149.00      144.08
   15    600-638    622    120.00-145.00      134.86

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs, pregnancy, and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Weight   Months Bred             Price
2-7 year old  850-1250  second & third stage  90.00-100.00  725.00-825.00/hd
                        first stage/open      59.00-69.00
7-10 year old           second & third stage  49.00-59.00  550.00-650.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight  Calf Wt      Price 
3-7 year old    800-1200   100-200   1000.00-1100.00/pr  few to 1575.00
                           200-300   1100.00-1200.00/pr 
7-10 year old              100-200   850.00-950.00/pr

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress      Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  45.00-51.00    51.00-57.00          
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  45.00-51.00    51.00-62.00     37.00-45.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  42.00-48.00    48.00-57.00     33.00-42.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   34.00-40.00    43.00-53.00     25.00-34.00

    Slaughter Bulls:
             Weight      Average Dress   High Dress      Low Dress  
Y.G. 1-2   1000-2100     69.00-79.00     79.00-90.00     60.00-69.00 

Source:   AR Ag Dept - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
          Heather Riley (501)823-1743
          www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LR_LS145.txt

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