North Wilkesboro Livestock Wtd Avg Report (Mon)
RA_LS753
Raleigh, NC      Thursday, September 12, 2019     USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

Wilkes Livestock Exchange, North Wilkesboro, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report  Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  191          Last Week:  292           Last Year:  145

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were mostly steady. Feeder cattle 
were also mostly steady. Good demand with slow market activity. Moderate 
offerings with quality of cattle plain to average. 

Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 6 
percent, and feeders 80 percent.  The feeder supply included 19 percent 
steers, 43 percent heifers, and 39 percent bulls. Near 17 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    305-340    324    125.00-132.00     128.68
    3    350-385    363    126.00-128.00     127.00
    2    490-495    493    113.00-120.00     116.48
    2    500-540    520    107.00-113.00     110.12
    4    615-640    630    104.00-110.00     106.70
                             Medium 2
    1    550-550    550        94.00          94.00
                             Small 2
    1    350-350    350        90.00          90.00
    1    425-425    425       105.00         105.00
                             Medium 3
    2    375-395    385    100.00-101.00     100.51
                             Small 3
    1    240-240    240        80.00          80.00
    1    275-275    275       100.00         100.00
    1    350-350    350        76.00          76.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    4    432-432    432        74.00          74.00
    1   1180-1180  1180        52.00          52.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    350-380    365    114.00-120.00     116.61
    4    405-440    425    106.00-114.00     108.94
    5    465-490    474     94.00-99.00       96.40
    5    520-540    526     98.00-107.00     101.05
    3    560-595    582     99.00-101.00     100.00
    5    620-630    624     89.00-94.00       91.02
    1    700-700    700        86.00          86.00
    1    830-830    830        85.00          85.00
                             Medium 2
    2    325-345    335     80.00-90.00       84.85
    6    370-385    375     90.00-101.00      98.52
    2    410-445    428     99.00-103.00     101.08
    2    490-490    490        91.00          91.00
    6    500-545    529     90.00-95.00       92.38
    2    560-565    563     85.00-87.00       86.00
    1    720-720    720        79.00          79.00
                             Medium 3
    1    455-455    455        70.00          70.00
                             Small 3
    1    230-230    230        70.00          70.00
    2    285-285    285        80.00          80.00
    1    390-390    390        88.00          88.00
    2    410-445    428     74.00-80.00       77.12
    1    415-415    415        80.00          80.00   Thin
    1    440-440    440        50.00          50.00   Full
    2    475-485    480     55.00-65.00       59.95
    4    505-512    510     72.00-80.00       73.98
    1    740-740    740        65.00          65.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    405-420    410    121.00-129.00     125.02
    7    420-424    422    141.00-145.00     143.30   Fancy
    1    465-465    465       118.00         118.00
    6    517-525    519    106.00-110.00     109.33
   10    555-590    568    108.00-116.00     110.83
    5    600-635    627    106.00-110.00     107.20
    1    665-665    665       111.00         111.00
    2    880-895    888     75.00-79.00       77.02
                             Medium 2
    1    410-410    410       117.00         117.00
    2    475-490    483    100.00-105.00     102.46
    2    520-520    520        92.00          92.00
    1    765-765    765        81.00          81.00
    1    960-960    960        77.00          77.00
                             Small 2
    2    415-445    430    102.00-110.00     105.86
    1    525-525    525        86.00          86.00
    3    555-585    565     88.00-89.00       88.35
                             Medium 3
    1    405-405    405       101.00         101.00
    5    484-484    484        90.00          90.00
                             Small 3
    1    535-535    535        63.00          63.00
    1    635-635    635        80.00          80.00
    1    690-690    690        59.00          59.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1175-1395  1285     52.00-59.00       55.80
    2   1035-1375  1205     60.00-61.00       60.57   High Dressing
    2   1430-1780  1605     53.00-59.00       56.33
    2   1530-1700  1615     60.50-64.00       62.34   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
   12    900-1385  1101     50.00-59.00       53.64
    1   1035-1035  1035        62.00          62.00   High Dressing
    3   1155-1255  1207     44.00-45.00       44.49   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    700-700    700        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
    1    790-790    790        26.00          26.00   Low Dressing
    1    865-865    865        50.00          50.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1420-1495  1458        83.00          83.00
    3   1035-1320  1162     73.00-74.00       73.62   Low Dressing
    4   1720-2100  1963     83.00-88.50       85.50
    1   1860-1860  1860        89.50          89.50   High Dressing
    1   1650-1650  1650        74.50          74.50   Low Dressing

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS753.txt