Weston Livestock Auction
CW_LS148
Charleston, WV      Sun Apr 22, 2018     USDA-WV Dept of Ag Market News

Weston Special, Weston, WV
Weighted Average Report for Saturday Apr 21, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  389          Last week:                    Last year:  
Slaughter cows made up 10 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, replacement cows 0 percent, other cows 2 percent, and feeders 84 percent.  The feeder supply included 46 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, and 11 percent bulls. Near 28 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    285-285    285       162.50         162.50
    6    325-345    338    150.00-170.00     163.80
    7    355-380    372    162.50-175.00     168.97
    2    400-420    410    157.50-172.50     164.82
   11    468-486    480    150.00-162.00     157.09
    1    460-460    460       147.50         147.50   Smoke
   14    520-528    525    147.00-165.00     150.76
    3    505-535    525    145.00-156.00     152.47   RWF
    1    535-535    535       145.00         145.00   Exotic
    9    553-588    570    145.00-177.50     165.92
   13    600-620    608    130.00-152.00     147.58
   10    677-685    680    140.00-144.00     142.60
    2    720-730    725    125.00-132.00     128.48
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    365-365    365       162.50         162.50
    2    455-455    455       148.00         148.00
    1    580-580    580       135.00         135.00
    1    610-610    610       120.00         120.00   RWF
    1    730-730    730       110.00         110.00   Smoke
    2    792-792    792       124.00         124.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    325-335    330    125.00-130.00     127.54
    6    350-397    380    132.50-135.00     133.72
    4    407-420    411    125.00-142.50     134.29
    1    415-415    415       117.50         117.50   Smoke
    2    442-442    442       132.50         132.50   RWF
   13    460-480    474    125.00-136.00     131.69
    1    460-460    460       122.50         122.50   Smoke
    4    505-532    520    130.00-134.00     132.52
   13    550-591    570    120.00-131.00     126.44
    2    560-570    565    122.50-130.00     126.22   RWF
    4    610-620    618    118.00-127.00     123.63
    1    615-615    615       127.50         127.50   Smoke
    3    715-730    725    110.00-113.00     112.01
    1    715-715    715       118.00         118.00   Smoke
    1    780-780    780       112.50         112.50   Smoke
                             Medium and Large 2
    3    310-342    331    137.50-140.00     139.22
    4    400-408    406       130.00         130.00
    1    490-490    490       115.00         115.00
    6    545-545    545       135.00         135.00
   11    567-597    576    115.00-132.50     122.93
    1    630-630    630       120.00         120.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    425-425    425       155.00         155.00
    3    528-528    528       135.00         135.00
    3    555-560    557    125.00-135.00     131.65
    1    685-685    685       120.00         120.00
    3    700-700    700       106.00         106.00
    7    830-830    830        94.00          94.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    632-632    632       140.00         140.00
    1    695-695    695       110.00         110.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 2 Middle Aged
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    915-915    915       810.00         810.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1385-1385  1385        55.00          55.00
    1   1720-1720  1720        48.00          48.00
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    6   1075-1370  1248     54.00-57.00       55.82
    3   1160-1210  1183     60.00-66.00       62.54   High Dressing
    2   1485-1555  1520        53.00          53.00
    1   1530-1530  1530        64.00          64.00   High Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3   1155-1185  1173     53.00-56.50       54.15
    3   1000-1170  1062     61.00-64.00       62.69   High Dressing
    4    890-1020   935     42.00-47.00       44.33   Low Dressing

Other Cows                  Medium and Large 1 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1005-1005  1005        79.00          79.00  
                            Medium and Large 1 Middle Aged
    2   1045-1110  1078     65.00-68.00       66.45  
                            Medium and Large 2 Young
    1    880-880    880        79.00          79.00  

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1330-1455  1403     76.00-82.00       78.66
    5   1555-1970  1866     74.00-94.00       79.31

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

�This sale is reported on an out-weight basis."


Source: WV Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, WV
        Dereck Price  304.621.1992 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS148.txt