Tennessee Daily Weighted Average
NV_LS750
Nashville, TN    Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 USDA-TN Dept Ag Market News
Tennessee Weighted Average

Tennessee Weighted Average report for Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at
Savannah and Sweetwater

Receipts: 1,504        Last Week 1,911        Last Year 1,357             


Savannah: No comparisons available for feeder cattle due to limited comparable
receipts.  Slaughter cows and bulls gauging 2.00 to 3.00 lower overall.


Sweetwater: Compared to the same sale last week, Slaughter cows and bulls
steady. Steers and bulls 2.00 to 6.00 lower. Heifers steady to 5.00 lower. 
Quality fair to good with a considerable number heavier fleshed and/or 
smaller framed cattle which received significant discounts. Demand 
moderate.


                      Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                       
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          7  1305-1515    1397     38.50-45.50       42.17                
          4  1650-1860    1744     40.50-42.50       41.77                

                       Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         10   875-1195    1070     38.00-48.50       41.79                
         10   995-1185    1067     32.00-39.50       34.89 Low Dressing   
         10  1200-1630    1331     41.00-47.50       42.94                
          4  1205-1510    1305     35.00-38.00       36.59 Low Dressing   

                        Slaughter Cows Lean 85-90                         
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
         11   950-1195    1050     32.00-38.00       34.34                

                          Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                          
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          4  1385-1485    1444     62.00-67.00       64.10                
          6  1595-1990    1723     62.00-73.00       66.10                

                    Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          8   305-340      322    165.00-175.00     168.34                
          8   350-390      366    147.50-160.00     153.69                
         14   400-445      417    142.50-157.50     150.01                
          8   450-487      472    138.00-150.00     142.13                
         13   503-541      528    130.00-140.00     133.43                
         15   550-588      573    127.50-140.00     133.08                
         20   600-640      621    122.00-135.50     130.26                
          5   665-689      684    118.00-130.00     127.67                
          4   735-745      741    120.00-130.00     125.74                
         22   702-738      712    131.00-132.50     131.42 Value Added    
         60     853        853       141.00         141.00 Value Added    


                    Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2                     
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          5   360-395      388    139.00-150.00     141.24                
          8   400-435      417    135.00-150.00     141.07                
         17   450-490      471    123.00-147.50     133.22                
         25   500-545      517    117.00-130.00     123.01                
         19   550-598      575    110.00-126.00     117.40                
          8   600-645      623    110.50-115.00     112.76                
          6   710-725      718    102.50-116.00     109.91                

                   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2                    
       Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price                
          6   255-295      277    125.00-140.00     135.46                
         17   308-345      322    125.50-137.50     130.66                
         18   350-395      379    108.00-132.50     121.05                
         34   400-445      425    113.00-132.50     121.65                
         39   450-495      466    109.00-127.00     121.23                
         37   500-540      524    106.00-127.00     118.20                
         21   550-593      574    110.00-123.00     117.30                
         13   600-645      619    107.50-120.00     112.49                
         15   655-690      677    100.00-123.00     109.37                
         10   700-740      709    103.00-115.00     105.93                
          7     706        706       123.00         123.00 Value Added    
                

Source: Tennessee Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Nashville, TN
        Jodee Inman, OIC (502)782-4139
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nv_ls750.txt

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