Russell Springs Livestock Auction
USDA - Wed Jan 23, 7:58PM CST
SV_LS 168
Frankfort, KY      Wed Jan 23, 2019     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

Russell Co. Stockyard, Russell Springs, KY
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jan 23, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  298          Last week: 624      Last year: 1156 

Compared to last week: Light run due to inclement weather.

14 Replacement cattle, 31 slaughter cattle, 253 feeder cattle.

Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 5 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 81 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 24 percent steers, 52 percent heifers, and 24 percent 
bulls. Near 31 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    430-447    441    150.00-155.00     151.62
    5    450-495    463    141.50-147.50     142.88
   10    507-548    534    130.00-141.00     138.90
   15    550-565    557    138.50-144.00     142.53
    1    640-640    640       133.00         133.00
    6    710-720    716    121.00-136.00     132.74
    3    815-822    820    126.00-127.00     126.67
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    430-430    430        97.00          97.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    280-282    281    125.00-136.00     132.35
    5    305-338    329    134.00-136.00     134.37
    9    352-375    360    128.00-134.00     132.70
    7    410-447    430    124.00-132.50     128.05
   13    450-490    473    116.00-130.00     125.69
   12    503-540    516    118.00-125.50     123.62
   14    552-595    581    118.00-120.50     119.96
   17    625-645    630    106.00-118.00     115.02
    8    710-747    738    105.00-114.00     107.17
    4    756-756    756       110.50         110.50
    3    868-868    868       101.00         101.00
    1    945-945    945       101.00         101.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    290-290    290       139.00         139.00
    1    325-325    325       144.00         144.00
   12    350-395    373    139.50-143.50     141.77
    5    420-445    439    139.00-140.00     139.41
    4    455-490    468    130.00-135.50     133.99
    1    510-510    510       138.00         138.00
    5    550-555    554    124.00-132.00     128.01
    7    600-630    613    123.00-137.00     130.79
    4    762-765    764    117.00-118.00     117.50
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    390-390    390       132.00         132.00
    1    585-585    585       115.00         115.00
    3    675-675    675       110.00         110.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1375-1375  1375       660.00         660.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1125-1125  1125       585.00         585.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1335-1430  1383   975.00-1000.00     987.93   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    2   1215-1230  1223    850.00-925.00     887.73   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    2   1030-1075  1053    825.00-975.00     901.60   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    1    900-900    900       700.00         700.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1    935-935    935       325.00         325.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Aged
    1    880-880    880       285.00         285.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1095-1390  1240     40.00-51.00       46.87
    2   1320-1340  1330     55.00-60.00       57.52   High Dressing
    2   1445-1545  1495     49.00-52.00       50.45
    1   1655-1655  1655        55.00          55.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    3    960-1185  1090     35.00-40.00       37.01
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    6    800-1045   907     30.00-36.00       33.55
    6    805-1060   971     36.00-49.00       44.12   High Dressing

Other Cows                  Small and Medium 1 - 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1020-1020  1020       500.00         500.00   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    1    755-755    755       400.00         400.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6   1695-1990  1821     70.00-76.50       73.91   High Dressing

Stock Bulls: no test 

Baby Calves: Beef: no test Dairy: no test 

Cow/Calf Pairs: no test

***This report reflects the majority of cattle sold with a USDA grade, weight, 
and sex. This report does not reflect all animals sold on the above date.*** 


Source:  KY Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Frankfort, KY
	   Mike Bell, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139
	   24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
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