Amarillo Livestock Auction Wtd Avg
USDA - Tue Feb 12, 8:42AM CST
AM_LS750
Amarillo, TX    Tue Feb 12, 2019    USDA-TX-Dept of Ag Market News
 
Amarillo Livestock Auction � Amarillo, TX
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/11/2019
 
Receipts:  580    Last Week:  700    Year Ago:  448
 
   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady 
on a light test.  Trade activity was light to moderate on moderate 
demand.  Fire warnings throughout the day as the winds were high with no 
relief in sight.  Slaughter cows and bulls were steady as well on a light 
test.  Slaughter cows and bulls made up 5 percent, 4 percent 
replacements, and 91 percent feeders.  Feeder supply consisted of 32 
percent steers and bulls, 68 percent heifers.  Near 64 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      366       366       197.50         197.50
    8    410-438     422    176.00-180.00     177.96
   19      475       475       186.00         186.00
    3      530       530       155.00         155.00
    5      592       592       140.00         140.00
   17      621       621       151.00         151.00
   10    705-720     717    130.00-135.00     130.98   Calves
   20      812       812       134.00         134.00
    7    868-891     878       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    3      911       911       115.00         115.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      305       305       188.00         188.00
    9    405-439     435    147.00-155.00     154.17
    9    487-497     491    139.00-146.00     142.15
   41    524-543     530    124.00-148.50     140.55
    4    557-582     570    125.00-133.00     128.91
   12      605       605       135.50         135.50
    9    611-633     621    130.00-133.00     131.64   Calves
    6      748       748       125.00         125.00   Calves
    4      752       752       122.00         122.00   Full

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      789       789       117.00         117.00   Full
  113      816       816       127.50         127.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      382       382       130.00         130.00
    3      443       443       131.00         131.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      590       590       135.00         135.00
    2      687       687       132.00         132.00

Slaughter Cows:      
       Percent Lean   Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking  75-80     1200-1500      50.00                               
Boning    80-85     1000-1350      49.00           58.00         45.00
Lean      85-90      800-1200                                    46.00    

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2                                     
                        Low Dressing          1400-1450 lbs   61.00-63.00    

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 Young 900-1100 lbs 1-9 months bred 
710.00-835.00; Young to Short and Solid 1100-1500 lbs 3-9 months bred 
875.00-1125.00 per head.

Source:  USDA-TX Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Lana Hutto, Market Reporter, 806-356-5785
         landrea.hutto@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/AM_LS155.txt
 
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