Alabama Auctions Summary
USDA - Tue Feb 12, 9:05AM CST
MG_LS144
Montgomery, AL   Tue February 12, 2019    USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News

Alabama Auctions Daily Summary
Alabama Livestock auctions that were held on Monday February 11, 2019.

Cattle Receipts:   3,031   Last week:   3,208   Last Year:   2,427

   Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 
2.00 lower. All feeder classes sold mostly steady to 2.00 higher. 
Trade active with good demand on feeders. Replacement cows and pairs 
sold mostly steady. Slaughter cows made up 5 percent of the offering, 
slaughter bulls 2 percent, replacement and pairs 8 percent, and 
feeders 85 percent. The feeder supply included 19 percent steers, 44 
percent heifers, and 37 percent bulls. Near 13 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs.
   
             Slaughter Cows Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5   1425-1645  1504     48.00-51.00       48.98
    3   1445-1605  1513     45.00-47.00       46.03 Low Dressing
             
             Slaughter Cows Boner 80-85% Lean
    6    970-1210  1079     52.00-57.00       53.19
    5   1170-1180  1172     58.00-62.00       61.19 High Dressing
    3    960-1195  1075     49.00-52.00       50.56 Low Dressing
    4   1405-1430  1423     51.00-52.00       51.50
             
             Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90% Lean
   10    835-1250  1078     41.00-46.00       43.82
    3    930-1070  1023     53.00-58.00       56.49 High Dressing
   13    810-1135  1015     36.00-41.00       38.38 Low Dressing

             Slaughter Bulls Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10   1225-1375  1300     79.00-83.00       80.88 High Dressing
    5   1170-1490  1278     65.00-68.00       65.55 Low Dressing
    3   1905-2260  2142     77.00-79.00       78.41 High Dressing

             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    375-395    385    167.50-172.00      170.59
    6    420-445    431    164.00-170.00      167.67
   13    460-490    480    156.00-165.00      161.61
   14    505-545    529    151.00-159.00      156.08
   15    555-595    578    149.00-154.00      150.42
   15    615-643    628    139.00-145.00      140.68
    3    650-695    670    135.00-141.00      138.32
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
    7    310-345    331    164.00-170.00      166.77
    7    420-445    433    155.00-165.00      161.11
   12    465-495    486    150.00-158.00      152.68
   14    502-545    523    145.00-153.00      149.27
   10    565-595    587    137.00-145.00      139.79
    3    605-640    628    132.00-140.00      135.73
   16    705-725    717    128.00-134.00      131.72
             
             Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
   10    315-345    329    152.00-167.00      159.50
   12    355-395    370    147.00-155.00      149.69
    9    465-495    485    135.00-145.00      140.89

             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    310-345    333    152.00-160.00      155.20
   22    355-395    370    142.00-152.00      144.74
   20    405-445    430    137.00-143.00      139.98
    4    422-422    422       144.00          144.00  Value Added
   22    453-495    467    134.00-140.00      136.51
   36    505-545    527    127.50-135.00      130.54
   20    565-599    587    123.00-129.00      125.99
    8    605-635    622    118.00-123.00      120.73
    3    665-670    668    115.00-119.00      116.34
    6    713-715    713    115.00-117.00      115.33  Value Added
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
    7    260-290    278    155.00-165.00      161.01
   11    305-345    320    145.00-155.00      150.22
   25    355-395    376    135.00-145.00      140.05
   41    400-445    427    130.00-137.00      134.84
   35    455-495    472    125.00-133.00      129.91
   32    505-545    529    120.00-128.00      123.07
   19    560-595    575    115.00-122.00      118.60
    4    610-640    624    111.00-115.00      113.25
    3    680-690    687    108.00-110.00      109.34
             
             Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 3
    3    205-245    218    150.00-157.50      152.81
    8    260-295    275    140.00-150.00      144.91
   10    305-345    328    135.00-143.00      137.95
   11    375-390    380    127.00-137.00      132.15
   15    400-445    424    125.00-130.00      127.25
   21    455-495    472    116.00-125.00      120.93
    6    515-545    531    112.00-118.00      114.62
    5    555-590    575    109.00-112.50      110.83
    5    620-645    638    107.50-110.00      108.91

             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    305-345    325    173.00-180.00      176.99
   16    355-395    374    165.00-175.00      170.68
   11    405-445    429    159.00-168.00      164.68
    9    460-495    482    151.00-160.00      155.29
   11    505-545    534    142.00-152.00      145.93
   16    555-595    571    134.00-142.00      139.07
    8    600-640    616    125.00-135.00      130.87
    6    650-690    671    120.00-126.00      123.18
    5    845-845    845        97.50           97.50
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
    4    245-245    245    177.00-185.00      179.75
    6    265-295    270    170.00-172.00      170.36
   14    305-345    321    165.00-170.00      168.37
   20    355-395    374    155.00-165.00      161.00
   29    400-445    430    150.00-158.00      153.94
   35    455-495    472    142.50-152.00      147.75
   14    505-540    518    135.00-145.00      139.17
   18    560-590    579    125.00-135.00      129.54
    5    605-645    623    120.00-124.00      121.93
    6    660-690    675    115.00-120.00      118.24
    7    721-740    728    107.00-116.00      111.89
             
             Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 3
    9    205-245    218    170.00-175.00      172.19
   16    260-295    284    160.00-167.50      165.33
   10    310-335    326    150.00-160.00      155.05
   12    355-395    382    142.50-152.00      148.41
   12    415-445    428    140.00-145.00      142.31
   15    455-495    477    135.00-142.00      138.26
    7    530-545    538    127.00-136.00      133.57
   16    555-585    563    120.00-129.00      124.11
    5    665-680    672    116.00-120.00      117.20
    3    720-740    727    110.00-116.00      113.96

Board Sale: Montgomery, AL
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2: 83 head 600 lbs 141.00; 67 head 
750 lbs 126.00. Cattle sold with a 2 to 3 percent shrink, 8 to 10 cent 
slide up only, and to be delivered February 12-22, 2019.

Open and Bred Replacement Cows
Young to middle aged                             Aged 
          Large 2                               Large 3      
0-3 mos   785.00-950.00                         -------------                         
4-6 mos   900.00-1075.00                        650.00-775.00           
7-9 mos   1050.00-1210.00                       700.00-975.00                 

          Medium 2                              Medium 3
0-3 mos   600.00-760.00                         410.00-575.00          
4-6 mos   650.00-925.00                         500.00-755.00           
6-9 mos   800.00-1000.00                        600.00-815.00       
         
          Small 2                               Small 3 
0-3 mos   415.00-550.00                         265.00-340.00               
4-6 mos   550.00-700.00                         -------------        
7-9 mos   625.00                                475.00                  

Replacement Pairs
Young to middle aged cows with calves 100-300 lbs   Aged
          Large 2                                   Large 3  
          ---------------                           -------------          

          Medium 2                                  Medium 3
          900.00-1175.00                            750.00-850.00           

          Small 2                                   Small 3
          750.00-875.00                             650.00                   

Source: USDA-AL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Montgomery, AL
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 334-223-7488
        Johnny Young, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: montgomery.lgmn@ams.usda.gov  
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/MG_ls795.txt