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Kentucky Weekly Livestock Summary



SV_LS145

Frankfort, KY    Fri May 30, 2014    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

Kentucky Weekly Livestock Summary for May 23-29, 2014



Receipts                This Week             Last Week         Last Year

                          9,079                17,777            9,193



Compared to last week:  Steers and Heifers mostly steady to 3.00 higher,

with instances in late week sales quoting 5.00 to 10.00 higher.  Light

week with many barns shut down in observance of Memorial Day.  Demand 

good to very good.     



Slaughter Cows and Bulls mostly 1.00 to 3.00 higher.



Supply:  Slaughter Cows 8 percent; Slaughter Bulls 2 percent; Feeder cattle 88 

percent.  In the feeder supply, Steers made up approximately 31 percent and 

Heifers approximately 45 percent.  Steers and Heifers over 600 lbs totaled 

approximately 34 percent.  Replacement cattle 2 percent. 





                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

         40     530        530       220.00         220.00

         55     836        836       171.50         171.50 

        234   864-886      877    171.50-183.80     179.92

         41     937        937       172.00         172.00

         49     951        951       169.50         169.50             



                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                  

         11   265-282      274    257.50-265.00     260.88                 

         32   300-346      323    220.00-265.00     247.60                 

         19   350-398      377    230.00-270.00     247.30                 

         36   405-445      425    223.00-250.00     239.72                 

         56   450-495      474    216.00-251.00     232.23                 

        106   500-547      519    192.00-236.00     227.15                 

        188   550-598      560    201.50-235.50     227.38                 

         57   600-647      613    190.00-226.00     213.93                 

         84   650-693      669    190.00-215.00     206.32                 

         19   705-745      724    173.00-199.00     182.64                 

         23   750-797      773    171.00-187.00     184.01                 

        180   812-844      840    160.00-181.00     176.08                 

        124   860-895      889    170.00-178.95     178.07                 

         62   944-945      944    156.00-175.25     174.63                 

         58     970        970       167.25         167.25                 



                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                  

         10   550-597      583    183.00-213.00     201.86                                  



                      Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3                       

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                 

         23   307-345      334    175.00-197.50     183.57                                  

        114   453-491      485    157.00-195.00     192.19                 

         23   510-532      523    166.00-220.00     180.89

        177   557-586      571    184.75-188.75     186.79

         80     627        627       185.75         185.75                        



                     Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                  

         13   305-349      332    220.00-252.50     238.44                 

         24   350-395      379    223.00-260.00     243.35                 

         53   403-448      424    220.00-249.00     235.79                 

         29   450-490      469    194.00-240.00     223.79                 

         52   500-540      514    210.00-226.00     218.43                 

         49   550-595      574    185.00-224.00     212.91                 

         37   600-642      623    184.50-217.50     190.79                 

         16   650-682      672    169.00-198.00     181.53                                                  



                     Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                 

         11   460-497      482    172.00-217.00     206.59                                  



                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                 

         23   255-298      280    226.00-252.50     242.48                 

         17   305-347      335    208.00-242.50     230.74                 

         52   350-396      372    189.00-235.00     218.21                 

         55   400-447      423    188.00-238.00     222.37                 

         79   450-498      475    189.00-225.00     214.42                         

        169   504-543      523    183.00-219.00     207.24                 

         46   550-585      571    180.00-205.00     191.54                 

         42   600-636      620    175.00-200.00     188.84                 

        115   652-687      658    176.00-200.00     194.00                 

        149   705-745      731    156.00-188.00     183.25                                 



                    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    

       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                                

         21   400-445      426    175.00-223.00     209.32                 

         15   455-498      470    195.00-218.50     206.36                 

         11   500-539      524    185.00-200.25     195.35                 

         13   550-596      578    171.00-199.00     187.42                 

          9   600-645      616    151.00-186.00     172.36                 

            

   Slaughter Cows:        

       Percent Lean    Weight     Average Dress    High Dress       low Dress

Breaker     75-80    1010-1890    98.50-103.00     107.00-110.00    94.50-97.00

Boner       80-85    1000-1745    98.50-104.00     107.50-112.00    92.50-96.00

Lean        85-90    1000-1500    90.50-96.50      101.00-104.00    82.00-87.00

Light       85-90     750-1000    79.50-83.50       88.00-91.50     64.00-72.50



   Slaughter Bulls:     

Yield Grade    Weights     Average Dress    High Dress       Low Dress 

    1-2       1200-2340    116.00-120.50    125.00-132.00    108.00-111.00



Source:  USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Service, Frankfort, KY

         Alex Tolbert, OIC 502-381-6117

         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS145.txt



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