Shelby Auction
RA_LS146
Raleigh, NC                     Wed Aug 14, 2019       USDA-NC Dept of Ag Market News

***This report reflects prices of the 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 this date.***

Cleveland County Agr & Lstk Exchange, Shelby, NC
Weighted Average Auction Report Tuesday Aug 13, 2019

Cattle Receipts:  418            Last Week: 556        Last Year:  300

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 2.00 to 4.00 lower with bulls 
mostly steady.  Feeder cattle were mostly 10.00 to 15.00 lower with some instances 
lower. Light demand with moderate to slow market activity.  Moderate offerings with 
quality of cattle plain to average.

Slaughter cows made up 14 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 3 percent, 
replacement cows 4 percent, and feeders 78 percent.  The feeder supply included 38 
percent steers, 34 percent heifers, and 28 percent bulls. Near 20 percent of the run 
weighed over 600 lbs. (Figures in parentheses are weighted average weights and prices 
for each category)

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 210-235 lbs (223) 150.00-157.00 (153.70); 255-
295 lbs (277) 135.00-152.50 (144.34); 330-345 lbs (337) 132.50-137.50 (134.99); 350-
390 lbs (374) 126.00-138.00 (132.71); 478-490 lbs (482) 126.00-127.00 (126.34); 500-
545 lbs (528) 126.00-128.00 (127.31).  Small 1-2 400-410 lbs (405) 100.00-110.00 
(105.06); 400-435 lbs full (418) 87.50-95.00 (91.09); 465-495 lbs (485) 99.00-110.00 
(104.51); 500-505 lbs (503) 108.00-111.00 (109.49); 560-565 lbs (563) 98.00-100.00 
(99.00); 855-880 lbs (867) 85.00-103.00 (97.01).  Medium 2 315-345 lbs (332) 120.00-
125.00 (121.68); 350-395 lbs (371) 115.00-124.00 (119.70); 430-445 lbs (435) 113.00-
123.00 (121.06); 450-490 lbs (469) 116.00-123.00 (119.57); 525-545 lbs (535) 115.00-
124.00 (118.00); 575-590 lbs (583) 115.00-121.00 (117.97); 650-665 lbs (658) 117.00-
122.00 (119.02).

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 365-395 lbs (382) 110.00-112.00 (111.33); 
455-490 lbs (474) 106.00 (106.00).  Small 1-2 380-395 lbs (387) 100.00-107.50 
(104.19); 410-445 lbs (426) 95.00-109.00 (103.68); 450-490 lbs (473) 102.00-106.00 
(103.89); 500-540 lbs (520) 97.00-104.00 (101.70); 565-575 lbs (571) 97.00-104.00 
(99.98); 605-615 lbs (611) 96.00-102.00 (98.49); 745-745 lbs fleshy (745) 81.00-85.00 
(83.00).  Medium 2 360-365 lbs (363) 111.00-112.00 (111.50); 580-590 lbs (585) 
105.00-106.00 (105.50).  Medium and Large 3 405-415 lbs (410) 90.00-97.50 (93.80); 
455-460 lbs (458) 90.00-103.00 (96.02); 500-545 lbs (523) 94.00-105.00 (102.10); 585-
595 lbs (591) 93.00-101.00 (95.75); 595-595 lbs thin (595) 89.00 (89.00); 605-645 lbs 
(616) 97.00-102.00 (99.23). 

   Feeder Bulls: Small 1-2 400-440 lbs (422) 101.00-113.00 (108.52); 405-430 lbs 
fleshy (415) 92.50-95.00 (94.01); 455-470 lbs (462) 102.00-108.00 (103.92); 455-460 
lbs fleshy (458) 90.00-95.00 (92.51); 505-535 lbs (528) 103.00-107.00 (106.02); 500-
515 lbs thin (508) 87.50-90.00 (88.73); 500-540 lbs fleshy (523) 95.00-96.00 (95.34); 
550-570 lbs (560) 100.00-109.00 (104.58); 550-595 lbs fleshy (575) 93.00-95.00 
(94.33); 650-685 lbs (670) 92.00-98.00 (94.95); 725-740 lbs (733) 87.00-93.00 
(89.97); 755-765 lbs (760) 90.00-92.00 (91.01).  Medium 2 400-425 lbs (413) 115.00-
123.00 (118.78); 455-475 lbs (467) 108.00-113.00 (110.98); 565-590 lbs (578) 101.00-
109.00 (104.91).  Medium and Large 3 405-440 lbs (423) 105.00-112.50 (108.91); 615-
645 lbs (630) 82.00-89.00 (85.58). 

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 915-1150 lbs (1022) 610.00-770.00 per head 
7-9 months bred (692.22).620-690 lbs (655) 270.00-350.00 per head 7-9 months bred 
(312.14). 

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1215-1365 lbs high dressing (1288) 
64.00-66.00 (64.82).  Boner 80-85 percent lean 825-895 lbs (866) 58.00-61.00 (59.39); 
850-870 lbs low dressing (860) 31.00-50.00 (40.61); 915-1350 lbs (1153) 53.00-63.00 
(58.36); 920-1385 lbs high dressing (1113) 64.00-65.00 (64.28); 1085-1245 lbs low 
dressing (1165) 49.00-52.00 (50.40).  Lean 85-90 percent lean 750-795 lbs (773) 
49.00-51.00 (50.03); 715-750 lbs low dressing (733) 29.00-38.00 (33.39); 985-1320 lbs 
(1153) 45.00-49.00 (47.29). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1060-1295 lbs low dressing (1213) 67.00-78.00 
(73.38); 1850-2245 lbs (2042) 87.00-93.00 (90.80); 1655-2065 lbs high dressing (1820) 
96.00-99.00 (97.77). 

Cows/Calf Pairs: (4) Medium 1 and 2 885-1065 lbs middle age cows with 175-435 lbs 
calves 690.00-1140.00 per pair.

   Baby Calves, per head:  Holsteins 2.00-17.50.

Source: NC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Raleigh, NC
        919-707-3154 http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/mktnews/RA_LS146.txt