Weekly Review Arkansas Auctions
LR_LS145
Little Rock, AR   Mon Feb 11, 2019    USDA-AR Ag Dept Market News

ARKANSAS WEEKLY LIVESTOCK SUMMARY
Week-ending February 8, 2019

   Estimated Receipts:  5,600   Last Sale:  5,355   Year Ago:  10,325

Supply on  7 Arkansas Auctions:         This week     Last Week    Year ago
   Stocker and feeder calves ------        3790          3330        3245
   Feeder yearlings ---------------        1090          1130        2100
   Replacement cows ---------------         220           430         390
   Slaughter cows -----------------         410           390         520
   Slaughter bulls ----------------          90            75          70
   Yearling heifer percentage -----          45            45          50

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers under 650 lbs sold mostly 1.00-8.00
lower, over 650 lbs sold 1.00-5.00 higher.  Feeder heifers under 400 lbs sold
2.00-3.00 higher, over 400 lbs sold steady to 2.00 lower.  Slaughter cows sold 
1.00-4.00 higher.  Slaughter bulls sold steady.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   35    300-345    322    177.00-210.00      196.36
   74    350-397    374    168.00-206.00      191.78
   80    400-445    420    159.00-199.00      181.98
   81    450-499    472    145.00-184.00      165.65
   28    453-488    467    166.00-184.50      174.67  Value Added
   87    500-545    519    140.00-174.00      158.94
   47    500-543    533    150.00-169.50      160.92  Value Added
  109    550-599    571    140.00-162.00      151.97
  112    550-596    560    142.00-161.00      157.16  Value Added
   28    600-645    627    135.00-152.00      143.77
   77    613-638    627    142.50-145.50      143.82  Value Added
   62    650-695    670    135.00-148.00      142.68
   30    661-695    678    137.00-147.00      141.26  Value Added
   22    700-745    721    128.00-141.00      137.22
   24    703-747    722    137.00-144.00      140.48  Value Added
   14    750-776    762    130.00-137.00      133.13
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   11    434-434    434       181.50          181.50  Thin Fleshed
   13    519-530    522    153.00-162.00      159.89
   22    512-512    512       170.50          170.50  Value Added
   13    515-546    529    138.00-162.00      149.43  Thin Fleshed
   39    562-588    569    144.00-162.00      159.61  Value Added
   14    646-649    648    134.00-149.00      141.48
   13    620-620    620       147.00          147.00  Thin Fleshed
   14    686-686    686       142.00          142.00  Value Added
                             Medium and Large 2
   20    300-345    323    146.00-191.00      167.34
   20    355-395    376    140.00-184.00      160.15
   42    400-445    424    135.00-182.50      155.95
   74    450-493    474    130.00-166.00      153.97
   46    500-545    523    130.00-160.00      146.91
   24    511-519    514    157.00-158.00      157.34  Value Added
   43    550-598    577    125.00-150.00      138.90
   13    600-645    616    120.00-145.00      131.27

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   79    300-345    329    141.00-180.00      160.43
   63    350-395    369    135.00-170.00      154.90
   16    368-394    377    155.00-166.00      161.41  Value Added
  110    400-448    426    130.00-159.00      148.25
  100    450-498    472    131.00-155.00      143.59
   32    451-493    476    137.00-147.00      141.87  Value Added
  131    500-548    522    125.00-147.00      137.64
   49    505-545    533    133.00-142.00      138.14  Value Added
  138    550-598    575    125.00-140.00      134.16
   21    555-598    587    134.00-140.00      136.26  Value Added
   41    600-649    625    124.00-135.00      131.47
   47    650-695    667    125.00-132.00      128.44
   18    671-688    684    129.00-132.00      131.24  Value Added
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   16    374-379    377    148.00-150.00      149.01
   12    426-426    426       143.00          143.00
   32    462-490    475    140.00-144.00      140.48
                             Medium and Large 2
   15    250-295    280    132.50-150.00      141.98
   28    300-345    318    130.00-164.00      148.75
   55    350-395    376    125.00-164.00      141.63
   56    400-449    430    125.00-150.00      139.47
   87    450-498    481    122.00-142.00      133.48
   50    500-548    524    120.00-137.50      128.85
   29    550-595    568    115.00-132.00      124.54
   10    562-562    562       140.00          140.00  Value Added
   19    600-640    616    114.00-133.00      121.91
   18    700-735    719    109.00-122.00      115.83

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    300-345    330    172.00-203.00      192.72
   28    350-399    370    161.00-199.00      183.36
   27    408-435    423    151.00-184.00      171.45
   34    450-498    479    137.00-172.00      157.90
   45    500-545    518    130.00-174.00      154.02
   29    550-590    568    132.00-154.00      141.97
   25    600-646    626    126.00-145.00      136.84
   28    650-695    670    121.00-147.00      131.94
                             Medium and Large 1 - 2
   17    539-544    540    150.00-153.00      150.89
                             Medium and Large 2
   17    300-345    322    130.00-182.00      169.92
   28    350-399    383    140.00-180.00      163.90
   28    405-445    432    137.00-170.00      153.04
   20    455-495    479    120.00-161.00      151.38
   13    500-543    528    130.00-145.00      136.96
   12    550-595    578    101.00-139.00      126.26
   16    600-645    624    120.00-133.00      123.19

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs, pregnancy, and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Weight   Months Bred             Price
2-7 year old  850-1250  second & third stage  81.00-91.00  875.00-975.00/hd
                        first stage/open      69.00-79.00
7-10 year old           second & third stage  52.00-62.00  750.00-850.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight  Calf Wt      Price 
3-7 year old    800-1200   100-200   1150.00-1250.00/pr  few to 1400.00
7-10 year old              100-200   800.00-900.00/pr

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress      Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  47.00-53.00    53.00-64.00     
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  47.00-53.00    53.00-65.00     37.00-46.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  44.00-50.00    50.00-57.00     35.00-44.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   35.00-41.00    48.00-54.00     25.00-35.00

    Slaughter Bulls:
             Weight      Average Dress   High Dress      Low Dress  
Y.G. 1-2   1000-2100     68.00-78.00     78.00-86.00     55.00-68.00 

Source:   AR Ag Dept - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
          Heather Riley (501)823-1743
          www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LR_LS145.txt

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