Kentucky Weekly Livestock Summary
SV_LS145
Frankfort, KY    Monday Apr 15, 2019    USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News

Kentucky Weekly Livestock Summary for the week of April 8-13, 2019

Receipts: 23,022			Last Week 24,673  	Last Year 27,355

   Compared to last week, feeder steers were mostly 3.00-4.00 higher and feeder 
heifers were mostly 2.00-4.00 higher with the best demand and increase noted on 
weaned and vaccinated offerings. Feeder cattle were in mostly good to very good 
demand, while unweaned and fleshy fall born calves were notably lighter in 
demand.  Slaughter cows were 2.00-4.00 higher, and slaughter bulls steady to 3.00 
higher with much improved demand and increased market activity on slaughter 
classes.

In the feeder supply, steers made up approximately 37 percent and 
heifers, approximately 44 percent.  Feeder cattle over 600 lbs totaled 
approximately 40 percent.

                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         29  1035-1195    1129     41.00-61.50       52.36                
          7  1015-1185    1124     51.50-65.00       56.13 High Dressing  
         10   885-1145    1022     40.50-54.00       50.05 Low Dressing   
         84  1200-1595    1388     42.50-62.00       52.05                
         45  1215-1565    1418     49.00-67.50       55.30 High Dressing  
         16  1230-1570    1402     35.00-55.00       50.18 Low Dressing   
          9  1600-1825    1701     50.00-64.50       54.73 High Dressing  

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
        190   845-1190    1077     35.00-62.00       47.50                
         53   905-1195    1124     49.50-66.00       54.31 High Dressing  
         49   820-1190    1043     25.00-54.50       43.85 Low Dressing   
        125  1200-1840    1310     41.00-61.00       49.86                
         75  1200-1830    1320     49.00-69.50       54.71 High Dressing  
         17  1200-1625    1284     24.00-53.50       41.68 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   765-845      820     31.00-50.50       36.79                
         12   765-845      824     11.00-44.00       32.02 Low Dressing   
        159   850-1190    1009     24.00-52.00       41.70                
         57   860-1135    1008     43.00-63.00       50.94 High Dressing  
        100   855-1190     990     20.00-46.00       34.86 Low Dressing   
         16  1205-1540    1286     38.00-50.00       43.45                
          8  1215-1420    1332     32.00-68.00       40.51 Low Dressing   

                         Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         31  1030-1490    1310     52.00-80.50       71.78                
         17  1180-1450    1329     48.50-77.00       62.57 Low Dressing   
         72  1500-2310    1768     53.50-86.50       75.14                
         41  1580-2170    1849     70.50-90.50       82.34 High Dressing  
         30  1525-2285    1731     40.00-77.00       65.24 Low Dressing   

                          Feeder Steers Large 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   415-447      439    145.00-171.00     159.98                
         14   505-526      515    132.50-166.50     150.07                
          9   550-595      567    142.00-160.50     151.03                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         14   200-244      229    150.00-200.00     180.12                
         30   250-296      274    155.00-195.00     173.36                
         21   270-295      285    180.00-202.50     200.23 Value Added    
        145   300-345      328    145.00-193.00     171.85                
         33   310-346      334    175.00-190.00     182.84 Fancy          
          7   319-345      326    180.00-200.00     183.62 Value Added    
        233   350-399      375    150.00-188.00     173.09                
         28   350-397      375    176.00-188.00     180.82 Fancy          
         33   350-390      373    180.00-202.00     185.44 Value Added    
        264   400-449      425    115.00-179.00     165.35                
         48   405-441      426    175.00-185.00     179.79 Fancy          
        105   400-447      421    163.00-197.00     175.63 Value Added    
        362   450-498      479    148.00-182.00     167.98                
         20   453-484      472    175.00-184.00     179.58 Fancy          
        138   451-498      483    151.50-188.00     172.18 Value Added    
        262   500-547      526    138.00-172.50     159.15                
         31   500-545      514    165.00-183.00     173.39 Fancy          
         14   505-542      539    125.00-149.00     147.39 Fleshy         
        314   500-549      532    159.00-189.00     169.36 Value Added    
        213   550-598      576    134.00-665.00     158.95                
        101   550-597      568    155.00-176.00     166.23 Value Added    
        189   600-648      626    130.00-160.00     146.32                
          9   610-625      618    153.00-160.50     157.79 Fancy          
         13   618-632      622    130.00-135.00     133.44 Fleshy         
        284   600-648      623    142.00-168.00     158.97 Value Added    
        252   650-699      676    130.00-155.00     142.66                
        294   651-696      669    140.00-166.00     149.81 Value Added    
        156   700-747      726    126.00-146.00     136.64                
         21     714        714       148.00         148.00 Fancy          
        340   702-743      725    135.00-152.00     143.03 Value Added    
        142   750-795      769    124.00-144.00     135.21                
        345   751-789      775    132.50-141.00     137.99 Value Added    
        124   800-848      823    115.00-134.25     128.49                
         11   838-848      843    135.00-138.00     136.63 Fancy          
        274   817-848      831    127.50-138.50     134.00 Value Added    
        184   850-896      863    117.00-136.00     130.34                
        131     855        855       139.10         139.10 Fancy          
        178   856-864      860    132.60-134.00     133.21 Value Added    
         34   905-940      927    110.00-123.00     121.11                
         65     908        908       135.40         135.40 Fancy          
         16   955-995      975    100.00-119.00     116.16                
         61     988        988       130.60         130.60 Value Added    
         54    1000       1000       119.85         119.85 Value Added    
         27  1055-1080    1056    110.00-114.00     113.85                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         10   250-297      283    134.00-171.00     154.47                
         25   305-345      332    130.00-171.00     154.35                
         35   350-397      373    135.00-170.00     156.16                
         35   400-445      425    131.00-167.00     151.17                
         56   450-497      474    130.00-160.00     147.60                
         28   505-545      516    124.00-150.00     139.25                
         51   555-595      580    122.00-154.00     142.59                
         43   600-645      618    120.00-140.50     134.88                
         22   655-695      672    116.00-144.00     126.70                
         23   700-735      718    118.00-130.00     123.99                
         22   755-782      769    101.00-127.00     118.89                
         14   915-935      929    100.00-114.00     109.63                
         13  1000-1040    1037    100.00-103.50     103.24                

                      Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3                      
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   217-249      240     78.00-99.00       83.43                
         37   266-283      276     95.00-102.00      96.09                
          9   305-327      322     69.00-89.00       82.61                
         30   350-397      386     67.00-99.00       92.41                
         23   420-448      436     69.00-89.00       80.31                
         13   450-495      474     70.00-89.00       80.51                
         15   500-535      516     80.00-93.00       86.85                
        174   550-595      578     68.00-97.00       93.26                
        103   600-648      641     72.00-91.60       89.74                
         11   657-690      679     85.00-90.00       88.23                
         20     730        730        91.50          91.50 Fancy          
         12   770-790      787     78.50-85.00       79.56                
         70   875-888      877     88.50-93.20       92.52                
          7   930-935      934     58.00-78.50       75.58                

                           Feeder Bulls Large 1                           
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   350-395      365    145.00-159.00     151.03                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         18   210-247      238    141.00-180.00     167.55                
         59   250-295      276    147.00-195.00     174.14                
         93   300-347      322    144.00-187.50     166.78                
         12   305-347      332    162.00-175.00     167.20 Fancy          
        240   350-398      373    140.00-185.00     165.31                
         24   350-395      377    170.00-191.00     181.77 Fancy          
         15   360-391      385    181.00-190.00     183.09 Value Added    
        264   400-448      430    143.00-179.00     161.79                
         10   405-440      414    158.00-180.00     172.96 Fancy          
          8   405-423      419    174.00-182.00     175.09 Value Added    
        303   450-499      471    131.00-177.00     157.37                
        265   500-546      522    130.00-167.00     151.98                
          9   501-535      520    169.00-170.00     169.57 Value Added    
        243   550-595      563    125.00-163.00     146.18                
        168   600-643      617    118.00-154.00     137.33                
         98   650-696      665    120.00-146.00     132.82                
         58   700-748      724    100.00-129.00     118.70                
         27   750-798      767     92.00-132.00     111.37                
         16   805-837      816    100.00-112.00     107.04                

                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2-3                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         18   202-240      230    120.00-162.00     147.63                
         20   250-298      276    132.50-162.00     146.42                
         35   300-347      329    130.00-175.00     148.54                
         91   350-395      369    129.00-170.00     152.06                
         68   400-447      432    110.00-159.00     146.02                
         50   450-495      470    105.00-158.00     142.49                
         44   500-545      523    120.00-147.00     135.13                
         52   550-595      572    120.00-145.00     133.97                
         21   600-645      623    108.00-130.00     120.59                
         32   650-692      673    107.00-129.50     121.39                
         15   705-745      721     90.00-122.00     107.23                
         15   750-795      777     84.00-119.00     105.92                
         10   875-883      879     84.00-107.00      92.99                

                          Feeder Heifers Large 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         21   353-390      368    133.00-144.00     136.14                
          9   425-445      433    127.00-143.00     135.45                
         22   450-493      474    120.00-149.75     138.25                
         14   501-545      520    114.00-128.00     125.06                
         19   613-635      617    125.00-139.00     137.82                
          9   675-698      691    100.00-133.00     124.29                
         11     769        769       118.50         118.50                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         30   208-245      231    128.00-163.00     145.64                
        104   250-297      279    122.50-162.50     145.50                
         14   266-293      275    150.00-155.00     152.76 Fancy          
        156   300-348      327    129.00-167.00     146.05                
         27   300-346      332    141.00-163.00     154.00 Fancy          
         18   336-340      336    156.00-158.00     156.22 Value Added    
        440   350-398      374    124.00-163.00     147.87                
         81   354-395      373    142.00-162.00     151.88 Fancy          
        756   400-449      429    124.00-159.00     147.84                
         26   400-441      422    146.00-161.00     155.11 Fancy          
        136   400-449      437    143.00-162.00     150.38 Value Added    
        617   450-499      470    120.00-157.00     142.26                
         14   455-461      458    151.00-152.00     151.57 Fancy          
         43   452-490      470    140.00-157.00     146.87 Value Added    
        566   500-549      524    115.00-149.00     138.61                
        165   501-545      520    135.50-152.00     143.22 Value Added    
        421   550-599      571    117.00-146.00     134.89                
        282   550-597      567    135.50-147.20     143.30 Value Added    
        245   600-648      619    116.00-139.00     129.51                
          7     617        617       141.00         141.00 Fancy          
        565   600-647      627    127.00-144.25     138.39 Value Added    
        198   650-697      672     89.00-132.00     125.34                
        470   650-694      680    128.40-142.00     133.04 Value Added    
        189   700-749      720    105.00-130.00     122.19                
        348   720-747      737    122.00-133.00     130.78 Value Added    
         20   750-790      769    109.50-123.00     113.54                
          7     772        772        98.00          98.00 Fleshy         
        118   755-783      766    121.00-129.90     128.45 Value Added    
         60   805-844      829     86.00-119.50     114.62                
         60     821        821       125.90         125.90 Value Added    
         17   850-893      872     90.00-114.00     105.79                

                   Feeder Heifers Small and Medium 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7   550-590      571    100.00-112.50     107.89                
          9     641        641       128.00         128.00                

                         Feeder Heifers Small 1-2                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
1         8   765-769      769     85.00-117.00     113.02                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   225-245      238    120.00-145.00     136.45                
         46   250-297      278    113.00-152.00     136.32                
         60   300-347      326    122.00-151.00     136.62                
        100   350-396      375    117.50-156.00     139.39                
        137   400-447      422    110.00-149.00     133.53                
        124   450-495      475    117.00-149.00     133.44                
         96   500-545      522    104.00-139.00     128.56                
         87   550-595      568    104.00-133.00     125.84                
         70   600-648      626     98.00-126.00     116.28                
         48   650-695      673     90.00-126.00     108.66                
         16   700-745      731     80.00-122.00     110.02                
         12     730        730       118.00         118.00 Thin Fleshed   
         27   763-795      782    100.00-115.00     108.05                
         18   800-843      822     85.00-110.00      98.36                
                     
Source:  USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News Service, Frankfort, KY
         Market News Staff, 502-782-4139
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SV_LS145.txt