South Branch Valley Livestock Auction
USDA - Wed Jan 23, 8:19PM CST
CW_LS146
Charleston, WV      Wed Jan 23, 2019     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

South Branch Livestock, Moorefield, WV
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jan 23, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  85          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 24 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 8 percent, and feeders 68 percent.  The feeder supply included 24 percent steers, 65 percent heifers, and 12 percent bulls. Near 12 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

�This report reflects prices of majority of livestock with a USDA grade,
weight, and sex on this sale date. This report does not represent all
animals at the sale on that date.�

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    650-650    650       106.00         106.00
    1    725-725    725        95.00          95.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    345-345    345       110.00         110.00
    1    400-400    400        92.00          92.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    543-543    543       105.00         105.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    235-235    235       121.00         121.00
    1    255-255    255       111.00         111.00
    1    325-325    325       112.00         112.00
    1    370-370    370       124.00         124.00
    1    420-420    420        75.00          75.00   RWF
    1    495-495    495       108.00         108.00
    1    560-560    560        95.00          95.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    2    555-590    573     84.00-88.00       85.94

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    510-510    510        94.00          94.00   Red
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    255-255    255       115.00         115.00

Slaughter Cows                 Boner 80-85% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1265-1360  1313     41.00-42.00       41.48
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1   1280-1280  1280        32.00          32.00
    3   1065-1175  1137     25.00-30.00       26.91   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   2010-2155  2083     61.50-72.00       66.57

Slaughter & Feeder Lambs
 Head   Wt Range            Price Range  
   11   100-120             168.50-169.00
    3   120-140             139.00-163.00

Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Travis Funkhouser 304.703.4562 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS146.txt