Buckhannon Stockyards Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Apr 18, 8:01AM CDT
CW_LS140
Charleston, WV      Wed Apr 17, 2019     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

Buckhannon Livestock Market, Buckhannon, WV
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Apr 17, 2019

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Cattle Receipts:  83          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 5 percent, replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 6 percent, and feeders 74 percent.  The feeder supply included 20 percent steers, 65 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 8 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    396-396    396       150.00         150.00
    2    442-447    445    155.00-170.00     162.54
    1    495-495    495       161.00         161.00   Smoke
    1    478-478    478       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    1    504-504    504       160.00         160.00
    1    594-594    594       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
    1    630-630    630       160.00         160.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    204-204    204       122.50         122.50
    1    414-414    414       147.50         147.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    377-398    392    127.50-137.50     130.68
   11    422-447    434    130.00-137.50     132.88
    4    474-492    488    135.00-136.00     135.24
    1    476-476    476       120.00         120.00   RWF
    1    532-532    532       127.00         127.00   Smoke
    1    562-562    562       135.00         135.00
    1    584-584    584       135.00         135.00   RWF
    1    634-634    634       134.00         134.00   RWF
    1    672-672    672       128.00         128.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    476-476    476       156.00         156.00
    5    525-542    532    145.00-152.50     148.06
    1    700-700    700       121.00         121.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1110-1110  1110       800.00         800.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1660-1660  1660        43.50          43.50   Low Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    2   1122-1322  1222        47.00          47.00
    1   1555-1555  1555        48.00          48.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    990-1098  1056     44.00-45.00       44.69
    2   1090-1210  1150     34.50-39.50       36.87   Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    902-1064   997     60.00-66.00       62.48  
                            Medium and Large 2 Middle Aged
    1   1056-1056  1056        52.00          52.00  

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2   1208-1228  1218     61.00-67.50       64.22
    1   1738-1738  1738        70.00          70.00

Feeder Lambs
 Head	Wt Range		Price Range
    4	60-62			172.00-177.50
   15	87-98			168.00-174.00

Ewes
 Head	Wt Range		Price Range
   13	173-195			75.00-87.00

"This report reflects prices of majority of cattle with a USDA grade, weight and sex on this sale date. This report does not reflect all animals at the sale on this date."

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Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Dereck Price  304.621.1992 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS140.txt