South Branch Valley Livestock Auction
CW_LS146
Charleston, WV      Wed Jun 13, 2018     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

South Branch Livestock, Moorefield, WV
Weighted Average Report for Wednesday Jun 13, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  205          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 33 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, and feeders 65 percent.  The feeder supply included 25 percent steers, 61 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 3 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

�This report reflects prices of majority of livestock with a USDA grade,
weight, and sex on this sale date. This report does not represent all
animals at the sale on that date.�


Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    484-484    484       157.00         157.00
    2    558-558    558       140.00         140.00   Smoke
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    455-455    455       136.00         136.00   Smoke
    1    500-500    500       143.00         143.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    390-395    393    124.00-131.00     127.48
    2    428-428    428       129.00         129.00   Smoke
    1    520-520    520       121.00         121.00
    3    508-508    508       133.00         133.00   Smoke
                             Small 1
    1    430-430    430       105.00         105.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    250-250    250       134.00         134.00
    8    413-445    427    120.00-130.00     124.90
    1    425-425    425       118.00         118.00   Smoke
    2    465-475    470    116.00-121.00     118.47
                             Small 3
    1    290-290    290        92.00          92.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    605-605    605       121.00         121.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    373-373    373       138.00         138.00
                             Medium and Large 3
    1    300-300    300       138.00         138.00
    1    450-450    450       118.00         118.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1430-1600  1518     51.00-55.00       53.31
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    8    930-1390  1224     45.00-55.00       51.06
    1   1190-1190  1190        43.00          43.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4    950-1235  1096     42.00-50.00       46.93
    2    925-1210  1068     34.00-36.00       34.87   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1795-1795  1795        71.00          71.00   Low Dressing

Feeder & Slaughter  Lambs
 Head   Wt Range             Price Range
    5   40-60                147.00-156.00
   45   60-80                172.00-184.00   Mostly 182.00
   16   80-100               171.00-182.00
    8   100-120              180.00-181.00

Slaughter Ewes
 Head                        Price Range
   14     Fleshy             62.00-71.00
    3     Thin               60.00-65.00

Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Travis Funkhouser 304.703.4562 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS146.txt