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Tama Livestock Auction

Tama  Livestock Auction

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Des Moines, IA    Wed May 15, 2019    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Slaughter Cattle Auction

Weighted Average Report for 05/15/2019

 

Receipts:  450    Last Week:  380

 

Slaughter cattle sale today: Compared to last week. Choice steers and

heifers 3.50-4.00 lower, slaughter cows .75 higher. Trade active.

Demand good. Supply consisted of 28.8 percent steers, 30.8 percent

heifers, 35.3 percent slaughter cows, and 4.6 percent slaughter

bulls.

 

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    9   1235-1272   1256    120.00-122.50     121.09

   64   1301-1497   1389    119.75-124.00     122.30

    4   1612-1665   1625    119.00-119.25     119.19

 

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   19   1170-1275   1210    115.00-120.50     117.86

    6   1340-1407   1380    115.00-118.00     117.01

    1     1505      1505       115.00         115.00

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   54   1215-1358   1271    120.00-122.60     121.64

    7   1430-1570   1490    120.00-120.50     120.33

 

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   40   1130-1188   1178    117.00-120.50     119.91

    5   1200-1300   1255    116.50-117.50     117.09

 

                  Slaughter Heifers Select 2-3

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3   1040-1073   1062    112.00-113.00     112.33

    1     1200      1200       113.00         113.00

 

 

 

 

 

Slaughter cows:     159 Head

           Pct Lean    Weight      Avg Dress    igh Dress     Low Dress

Breakers    76-80     1110-1735   61.00-69.00    70.00-76.00        --

Boners      81-85      970-1595   50.00-60.00        --             --

Lean        86-90     1010-1500   41.00-49.00        --     30.00-36.00                

 

Slaughter bulls:    21  Head

                       Weight      Avg Dress   High Dress     Low Dress

Yield Grade 1         1265-1780   69.00-85.00        --             --  

                      1800-2115   77.00-86.00        --             --     

                                                        

 

 

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Des Moines, IA

         515-284-4460

         e-mail:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov

 

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Des Moines, IA    Mon Apr 29, 2019    USDA-IA Dept of Ag Market

 

Tama, IA Feeder Cattle Auction

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/29/2019

 

Receipts:  933   

 

Special calf and yearling sale today: Compared to two weeks ago

April 8). Feeder steers 300-549lbs 15.00 higher, 550-749lbs 5.00-6.00

higher, 750-899lbs mostly steady, feeder heifers 300-449lbs 15.00

higher, 500-699lbs 7.00-9.00 higher. Trade active. Demand good.

Supply consisted of 47 percent steers, 53 percent heifers, and 54.9

percent were over 600lbs.

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

   11      313       313       224.00         224.00

   16    363-393     373    200.00-225.00     216.42

   41    403-443     429    205.00-225.00     214.64

   20    454-496     472    176.00-202.50     193.44

   31    503-539     528    180.00-188.00     182.25

   26    555-597     576    165.00-184.00     174.56

   47    603-627     615    160.00-176.50     169.06

   24    655-695     673    151.50-165.50     157.61

   36    708-739     716    149.00-151.00     150.44

   30    770-783     782    135.00-143.00     142.51

    4    825-843     838    131.00-139.00     137.03

   26    867-878     870    135.00-139.00     137.54

    3      930       930       122.00         122.00

 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    3    350-375     363    172.50-187.00     182.01

   14    412-445     420    167.50-176.00     169.29

    1      450       450       152.00         152.00

    2    525-540     532    160.00-163.00     161.52

    2      578       578       157.50         157.50

    4      648       648       155.00         155.00

    1      665       665       120.00         120.00

    1      705       705       142.00         142.00

 

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    2      233       233       177.50         177.50

   10    254-283     263    175.00-178.00     176.73

    6    305-328     318    160.00-164.00     161.67

   19    350-388     375    170.00-179.00     176.15

   15    404-408     407    171.00-189.00     176.96

   22    452-495     481    149.00-167.00     158.94

   24    510-547     537    156.00-169.00     167.78

   41    555-597     576    144.00-164.00     154.43

   29    617-626     624    141.00-147.00     142.69

   88    650-682     653    138.00-145.50     144.93

   64    700-749     739    135.00-144.00     136.30

   15    756-787     762    133.00-140.50     138.95

   11    817-841     833    123.50-127.00     126.36

   12    854-890     857    122.00-128.00     127.48

    2    910-930     920    113.00-117.00     115.02

 

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2

 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    1      280       280       140.00         140.00

    5      395       395       151.00         151.00

    1      425       425       156.00         156.00

    2      458       458       131.00         131.00

   12    500-548     530    133.00-145.00     138.65

    2      593       593       132.00         132.00

    1      695       695       125.00         125.00

    5    715-720     719    122.50-131.00     129.31

    4    755-772     768    121.00-129.00     122.97

    1      885       885       111.00         111.00

 

Source:  Iowa Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Des Moines, IA

         515-284-4460

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