Lexington Weekly Livestock Summary
USDA - Thu Apr 18, 9:52AM CDT
LG_LS145      
Lexington, KY    Thur April 18, 2019    USDA-KY Dept Ag Market News  

Receipts:  1828   Last Week:  2015   Year Ago:  1879 
  
   Compared to last week feeder steers sold steady to 2.00 higher with good
demand for weaned packages. Feeder heifers sold steady with good demand.
Yearlings sold steady to 3.00 higher in a light test with good demand.
Quality was good through attractive.  Slaughter cows sold 5.00 higher and
slaughter bulls sold 2.00 higher with good demand.


   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 158.00-180.00 including 
27 head(blk-red fancy) 382 lbs 178.00; 400-500 lbs 152.50-166.00 value-added 
167.00-182.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-159.00 value-added 160.00-173.00 few 179.00;
600-700 lbs 137.00-144.00 value-added 145.00-153.00; 700-800 lbs few 132.00-
139.00; 800-900 lbs 125.00-126.00 including 20 head(blk-few chax) 875 lbs
126.00; 900-1000 lbs 127.75-134.00 including 64 head(bbwf-fancy) 947 lbs 134.00.
Medium and Large 2-3  200-300 lbs 141.00-150.00; 300-400 lbs few 153.00; 500-
600 lbs 146.00-148.00; 600-700 lbs 127.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2  200-300 lbs 130.00-145.00; 300-400 lbs 
129.00-138.00 fancy 139.00-154.00 including 27 head(blk-red) 379 lbs 152.50; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-140.00 value-added 141.00-151.00 including 
22 head(mostly blk) 487 lbs 144.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-137.00 value-added 
138.00-146.00 including 20 head(blk) 504 lbs 143.00 and 26 head(blk) 546 lbs 
141.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-129.00 value-added 130.00-142.30 including 
69 head(blk-few chax) 676 lbs 142.30; 700-800 lbs 113.00-124.50 yearling load:
68 head(blk-chax) 746 lbs 137.95; 800-900 lbs 107.00-113.00 fleshy 
90.00-99.00.  Medium and Large 2-3  300-400 lbs 122.00-128.00; 400-500 lbs
115.00-129.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-128.00; 600-700 lbs 100.00-118.00.

   Holstein Steers:  Large 3  300-400 lbs few 71.00; 400-500 lbs few 71.00; 
900-1000 lbs few 64.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  200-300 lbs 140.00-160.00; 300-400 lbs
141.00-159.00 fancy 160.00-169.00; 400-500 lbs 138.00-150.00 fancy 151.00-
165.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-150.00 fancy 151.00-164.00; 600-700 lbs 129.00-
139.00; 700-800 lbs 121.00-131.00; 800-900 lbs 105.00-120.00.  
Medium and Large 2-3  200-300 lbs 130.00-139.00; 300-400 lbs 135.00-140.00; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-137.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-128.00.

    Slaughter Cows:
        %Lean    Weight        Avg Dress     Hi dress      Lo Dress
Breakers 70-80   1100-1500 lbs 53.00-57.00   58.00-64.00   46.00-52.00                       
Boners   80-85   1100-1300 lbs 52.00-58.00   59.00-65.00   42.00-51.00                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Lean     85-90    950-1200 lbs 46.00-53.00   54.00-62.00   25.00-45.00 

    Slaughter Bulls: 
               Weight      Average Dress   High Dress     Low Dress   
Y.G. 1-2       1300-2000   72.00-82.00     83.00-91.00    56.00-70.00
    
Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  middle-aged 1-9 months
bred 725.00-775.00 young 800.00.  Medium and Large 2-3  middle-aged
1-9 months bred 610.00-625.00.  Small 2-3  aged 525.00-575.00.

Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  middle-aged 1100-1475 lbs 
825.00-1050.00 young 1125.00-1250.00.  Medium and Large 2-3
middle-aged 1225 lbs 800.00.  Small and Medium 1-2 765 lbs 765.00.
  
 
**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 
             Bill Holleran, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139 
             24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
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