Norwood Auction Livestock
RA_LS149
Raleigh, NC                      Thu Oct 12, 2017     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 Oct 11, 2017

Cattle Receipts:  924            Last Week: 696       Last Year: 354 

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were steady.  Feeder steers and bulls were 
steady; heifers 1.00 to 3.00 higher.  Moderate demand, buyer activity, offerings.  
Quality of cattle average.

Slaughter cows made up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, 
replacement cows 6 percent, and feeders 82 percent.  The feeder supply included 30 
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, and 29 percent bulls. Near 25 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs. (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and prices 
for each category)

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 205-230 lbs (222) 165.00-171.00 (167.08); 265-
295 lbs (284) 150.00-168.00 (160.37); 300-345 lbs (324) 145.00-169.00 (159.12); 360-
395 lbs (378) 145.00-167.00 (156.63); 400-445 lbs (423) 141.00-163.00 (151.01); 450-
495 lbs (473) 140.00-153.00 (146.27); 500-540 lbs (520) 141.00-148.00 (143.10); 550-
595 lbs (575) 131.00-145.50 (138.57); 600-645 lbs (619) 134.00-140.00 (135.68); 650-
685 lbs (660) 134.00-139.00 (135.12); 750-785 lbs (765) 137.00-139.00 (138.00); 855-
870 lbs (863) 124.00-128.00 (125.98).  Medium 2 275-285 lbs (280) 134.00-145.00 
(139.40); 300-310 lbs (305) 120.00-128.00 (124.07); 365-385 lbs (378) 125.00-130.00 
(126.61); 400-445 lbs (421) 132.00-139.00 (135.60).  Medium 3 170-180 lbs (175) 
125.00-127.50 (126.21); 360-390 lbs (374) 110.00-117.00 (112.77); 405-435 lbs (423) 
110.00-126.00 (117.65).

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 200-225 lbs (213) 145.00-157.50 (152.32); 
250-295 lbs (274) 136.00-145.00 (140.18); 330-345 lbs (338) 136.00-146.00 (140.37); 
355-395 lbs (373) 130.00-148.00 (137.45); 405-445 lbs (418) 132.00-146.00 (140.23); 
450-495 lbs (475) 126.00-135.00 (128.84); 500-545 lbs (523) 114.00-129.00 (121.77); 
550-595 lbs (571) 120.00-129.00 (124.32); 600-645 lbs (629) 120.00-128.00 (123.32); 
670-695 lbs (686) 114.00-127.00 (120.07); 700-745 lbs (724) 110.00-125.50 (120.21); 
805-840 lbs (823) 94.00-102.00 (98.09).  Medium 2 310-345 lbs (329) 120.00-128.00 
(124.50); 350-395 lbs (373) 120.00-127.00 (123.58); 405-440 lbs (425) 121.00-128.00 
(124.26); 450-490 lbs (471) 120.00-128.00 (122.71); 505-545 lbs (522) 105.00-113.00 
(109.56); 550-585 lbs (572) 110.00-118.00 (113.98); 600-640 lbs (620) 105.00-115.00 
(109.84).  Medium 3 305-345 lbs (329) 100.00-117.00 (103.76); 350-390 lbs (373) 
108.00-119.00 (112.57); 405-445 lbs (426) 103.00-117.00 (112.21); 450-495 lbs (469) 
100.00-119.00 (109.54); 500-535 lbs (522) 94.00-98.00 (96.01); 560-575 lbs (568) 
94.00-102.00 (97.35); 650-675 lbs (663) 80.00-96.00 (87.85).  Small 3 415-435 lbs 
(425) 92.00-96.00 (94.05). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 450-495 lbs (474) 130.00-147.00 (138.47); 500-
545 lbs (525) 130.00-143.00 (136.89); 550-595 lbs (572) 120.00-139.00 (125.50); 600-
645 lbs (621) 117.00-127.00 (121.17); 650-695 lbs (670) 113.00-121.00 (117.69); 700-
745 lbs (714) 112.00-121.00 (116.99); 750-750 lbs (750) 114.00-115.00 (114.50).  
Medium 2 450-495 lbs (469) 120.00-126.00 (123.82); 510-540 lbs (530) 120.00-125.00 
(123.40); 555-590 lbs (569) 110.00-116.00 (114.44); 600-640 lbs (619) 110.00-116.00 
(114.00); 675-690 lbs (683) 109.00-112.00 (110.52); 705-745 lbs (720) 101.00-110.00 
(107.34); 805-845 lbs (825) 94.00-95.00 (94.51); 860-885 lbs (873) 98.00-99.00 
(98.51).  Medium 3 455-490 lbs (479) 114.00-119.00 (116.23); 535-535 lbs (535) 
110.00-115.00 (112.50); 560-590 lbs (576) 100.00-117.00 (109.59); 685-695 lbs (690) 
100.00-101.00 (100.50).

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 1090-1140 lbs (1115) 975.00-1000.00 per head 
4-6 months bred (987.78).  Medium and Large 1-2 Middle Aged 925-1135 lbs (1026) 
875.00-975.00 per head 4-6 months bred (913.37); 1210-1480 lbs (1313) 825.00-1000.00 
per head 4-6 months bred (920.99); 1530-1605 lbs (1568) 1025.00-1075.00 per head 4-6 
months bred (1049.40).1255-1285 lbs (1270) 725.00-775.00 per head 4-6 months bred 
(749.70). Medium 3 Middle Aged 915-1020 lbs (968) 575.00-625.00 per head 4-6 months 
bred (601.36).  Small 2 Young 780-850 lbs (815) 775.00 per head 1-3 months bred 
(775.00).

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1425-1780 lbs (1583) 57.00-67.00 
(62.14); 1455-1525 lbs low dressing (1490) 48.00-52.00 (50.39).  Boner 80-85 percent 
lean 945-1375 lbs (1149) 56.00-67.00 (61.53); 900-1325 lbs high dressing (1141) 
68.00-82.00 (74.47); 935-1310 lbs low dressing (1101) 48.00-55.00 (52.02).  Lean 85-
90 percent lean 725-745 lbs low dressing (735) 35.00-40.00 (37.47); 830-885 lbs (846) 
56.00-59.00 (57.27); 845-1275 lbs low dressing (1021) 44.00-51.00 (49.05). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1100-1420 lbs (1216) 80.00-88.00 (82.88); 1085-
1345 lbs low dressing (1218) 73.00-77.00 (74.74); 1615-1970 lbs (1796) 83.00-89.00 
(84.89); 1570-2145 lbs low dressing (1858) 76.00-79.00 (77.27). 

   Cows/Calf Pairs: (7) Small 1 and 2 775 lbs middle age cows with 260 lbs calves 
1225.00 per pair.  Medium 1 and 2 925-1095 lbs middle age cows with 120-345 lbs 
calves 600.00-1225.00 per pair.  Large 1 and 2 1180-1275 lbs middle age cows with 
110-120 lbs calves 800.00-825.00 per pair.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3156 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS149.txt