Amarillo Livestock Auction Wtd Avg
AM_LS750
Amarillo, TX    Tue Feb 13, 2018    USDA-TX-Dept of Ag Market News
 
Amarillo Livestock Auction � Amarillo, TX
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/12/2018
 
Receipts:  448    Last Week:  675    Year Ago:  500
 
   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to firm 
on limited comparable sales.  Trade activity was light to moderate on 
moderate to good demand.  Slaughter cows and bulls were not well tested.  
Slaughter cows and bulls made up 3 percent, 5 percent replacements, 92 
percent feeders.  Feeder supply consists of 49 percent steers and bulls, 
51 percent heifers.  Approximately 85 percent of the run weighed over 600 
lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24      642       642       157.00         157.00
    4      792       792       135.00         135.00   Calves
   32      803       803       138.25         138.25
    8      871       871       132.50         132.50
   31      905       905       133.75         133.75
    3     1025      1025       120.50         120.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      738       738       114.00         114.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      367       367       155.50         155.50
    5      506       506       151.50         151.50
    6      705       705       119.00         119.00   Calves
    4      848       848       122.50         122.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      475       475       138.50         138.50
    7      521       521       130.00         130.00
    7      564       564       135.50         135.50
    3      636       636       115.00         115.00   Full
    3      715       715       102.00         102.00   Fleshy
   70      773       773       133.50         133.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      468       468       160.50         160.50
    2      640       640       131.00         131.00

   Slaughter Cows:      
       Percent Lean   Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking  75-80    1400-1800    60.00                              
Boning    80-85    1000-1300    55.00                                      
Lean      85-90     800-1200    55.00-60.00     61.00         45.00      

   Replacement Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 1000-1450 lbs 1150.00-
1375.00 per head.
 
   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 Young to Middle Aged 800-1000 lbs 1-6 
months bred 610.00-885.00; Aged to Broken Mouth 1250-1400 lbs 6-9 months 
bred 760.00-910.00 per head.

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