Weston Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Apr 18, 8:01AM CDT
CW_LS148
Charleston, WV      Sun Apr 14, 2019     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

Weston Special, Weston, WV
Weighted Average Report for Saturday Apr 13, 2019

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Cattle Receipts:  532          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 8 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 85 percent.  The feeder supply included 44 percent steers, 49 percent heifers, and 7 percent bulls. Near 23 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    330-330    330       145.00         145.00
    7    360-390    380    145.00-162.50     154.35
   15    441-448    446    165.00-166.00     165.26
   13    455-485    471    140.00-162.50     159.84
    1    455-455    455       147.50         147.50   Smoke
    2    492-492    492       137.50         137.50   RWF
   20    505-549    535    155.00-170.00     167.45
    1    545-545    545       130.00         130.00   Smoke
    5    556-556    556       147.50         147.50
    1    575-575    575       155.00         155.00   Smoke
    3    553-553    553       135.00         135.00   RWF
    1    640-640    640       140.00         140.00   Smoke
    4    687-687    687       160.00         160.00
    9    711-720    712    127.50-132.50     128.06
    6    756-790    762    118.00-122.50     121.72
    2    825-840    833    110.00-114.00     112.02
                             Medium and Large 2
    4    535-545    540    140.00-155.00     145.01
    1    575-575    575       137.50         137.50
    2    617-617    617       137.50         137.50
    3    661-661    661       137.50         137.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    295-295    295       130.00         130.00
    5    308-340    314    125.00-132.50     126.62
    2    365-365    365       147.50         147.50
   17    402-447    423    135.00-145.00     140.13
    8    465-485    474    130.00-137.50     135.30
   17    501-545    518    125.00-140.00     131.40
   29    550-585    572    130.00-137.50     134.68
   16    600-627    616    120.00-130.00     129.39
    6    603-603    603       130.00         130.00   RWF
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    280-280    280       117.50         117.50
    1    340-340    340       120.00         120.00
    8    432-445    434    135.00-152.50     150.26
    1    495-495    495       125.00         125.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    380-380    380       150.00         150.00
    1    445-445    445       130.00         130.00
    3    480-480    480       140.00         140.00
    5    563-570    564    127.50-137.50     135.48
    2    610-610    610       132.50         132.50
    1    665-665    665       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    367-367    367       137.50         137.50

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1065-1065  1065       900.00         900.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 1 Middle Aged
    1   1110-1110  1110       775.00         775.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Medium and Large 2 Middle Aged
    1   1095-1095  1095       700.00         700.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1245-1245  1245       750.00         750.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1    895-895    895       750.00         750.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1490-1490  1490        45.00          45.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    5   1185-1325  1292     48.00-51.00       50.18
    1   1325-1325  1325        45.00          45.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    790-790    790        32.00          32.00   Low Dressing
    3   1065-1260  1145     42.00-51.00       45.44
   10    940-1275  1099     33.00-40.00       36.66   Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    780-780    780        72.50          72.50  
    2    905-975    940     71.00-72.00       71.48  
                            Medium and Large 1 Middle Aged
    1   1020-1020  1020        64.00          64.00  
                            Medium and Large 2 Middle Aged
    1    970-970    970        47.00          47.00  

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1200-1485  1331     50.00-70.00       60.26
    4   1725-2070  1859     74.00-80.00       75.94

"This report reflects prices of 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 that date."

"This sale is reported on an out-weight basis."

Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Dereck Price  304.621.1992 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS148.txt