Russell Springs Livestock Auction
SV_LS168
Frankfort, KY      Wed May 15, 2019     USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

Russell Co. Stockyard, Russell Springs, Ky
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday May 15, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  945          Last week: 1265        Last year: 681  

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 2.00 lower and heifers calves 
2.00-3.00 lower. Slaughter cows and Slaughter bulls steady. 

22 Replacement cattle, 44 slaughter cattle, 879 feeder cattle.

Slaughter cows made up 4 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 2 percent, other cows 0 percent, and feeders 94 percent.  The 
feeder supply included 27 percent steers, 62 percent heifers, and 11 percent 
bulls. Near 57 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    345-345    345    165.00-167.00     166.00
    3    372-380    375    148.00-166.00     159.91
    3    400-447    431    164.00-168.00     165.24
    9    462-492    479    164.00-170.00     167.72
   17    505-535    523    153.00-168.00     162.92
   29    555-591    572    142.00-165.00     153.78
   28    627-648    638    142.00-154.50     151.62
    6    660-681    671       145.00         145.00
    6    708-740    719    130.00-143.50     138.83
    1    770-770    770       134.00         134.00
    1    825-825    825       110.00         110.00
    8    868-868    868       124.00         124.00
   65    855-855    855       132.75         132.75   Value Added
   
Groups of 20 head:
   65 head 855 lbs 132.75 bblk
      

                          Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    650-650    650       121.00         121.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    200-240    220    133.00-140.00     136.18
    3    270-272    271    135.00-148.00     143.69
   13    305-347    326    137.50-148.00     143.23
    7    350-367    362    144.00-147.50     146.31
   30    405-445    430    137.00-146.00     141.47
   28    450-492    474    130.00-142.00     139.33
   53    500-546    518    124.00-140.00     131.79
   16    560-583    569    123.00-134.50     127.19
   10    617-640    624    108.00-120.50     116.97
   81    608-608    608       137.50         137.50   Value Added
   21    650-675    665    109.00-119.50     117.37
   67    707-707    707       129.75         129.75   Value Added
    2    832-832    832        85.00          85.00
   66    814-814    814       121.60         121.60   Value Added
    2   1000-1000  1000        69.50          69.50
  
Groups of 20 head:
   66 head 814 lbs 121.60 bblk
   67 head 707 lbs 129.75 50 blk/7 chxb/10 red
   81 head 608 lbs 137.50 63 blk/12 chxb/4 red/2 hereford    
 


                          Small 1 - 2
    1    500-500    500       116.00         116.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    425-435    430    129.00-130.00     129.51
    3    500-508    505    110.00-115.00     113.35
    1    585-585    585       111.00         111.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    345-345    345       150.00         150.00
   13    355-397    378    150.00-166.00     159.52
   13    415-447    438    142.00-168.00     157.19
    8    465-482    475    146.00-154.00     150.36
   10    510-532    520    140.00-155.00     149.36
   12    568-590    581    130.00-140.00     137.13
    2    655-670    663    130.00-141.00     135.56
    2    705-705    705       129.00         129.00
    3    883-883    883       103.00         103.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    467-467    467       130.00         130.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    310-310    310       135.00         135.00
    1    420-420    420       120.00         120.00
    1    665-665    665       123.00         123.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1015-1165  1093    775.00-950.00     871.07   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Young
    1   1045-1045  1045       750.00         750.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1   1005-1005  1005       850.00         850.00   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred
                            Small and Medium 1 - 2 Aged
    1   1015-1015  1015       600.00         600.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Young
    1    840-840    840       925.00         925.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1    900-900    900       735.00         735.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    1    965-965    965       825.00         825.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1   1000-1000  1000       550.00         550.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2    790-820    805    450.00-575.00     511.34   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred
    1   1005-1005  1005       550.00         550.00   Per Head  4-6 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10   1110-1355  1257     54.00-65.00       58.74
    3   1420-1460  1442     54.00-60.00       56.65
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    895-895    895        46.00          46.00
    1   1100-1100  1100        44.00          44.00
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    1    730-730    730        30.00          30.00
    1    765-765    765        58.00          58.00   High Dressing
    4    855-970    905     30.00-41.00       35.21
    4    895-1070   989     51.00-66.00       57.25   High Dressing

Other Cows                  Small 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    760-775    768    425.00-610.00     516.60   Per Head
                            Small 1 - 2 Middle Aged
    1    695-695    695       225.00         225.00   Per Head

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1085-1285  1153     65.00-75.00       69.97
                               Yield Grade 2
    1    780-780    780        49.00          49.00   Low Dressing


Stock Bulls: angus xb 850.00 per hd

Baby Calves: Beef: 50.00-288.00 Dairy: no test 

Cow/Calf Pairs: no test

***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
	   Mike Bell, Market Reporter, 502-782-4139
	   24 Hour Toll Free Market News Report 1-800-327-6568
	   http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS_168 txt