Fairview Slaughter Cattle Auction (Tue)
USDA - Tue Feb 12, 12:20PM CST
GX_LS147
Springfield, IL    Tue Feb 12, 2019    USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News
 
Fairview Sale Barn Fairview IL
Weighted Average Report for 02/12/2019
 
Receipts:  199    Last Week:  590    Year Ago:  350
 
Compared to last week, slaughter steers and heifers traded steady. 
Slaughter cows traded steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls traded 
steady in a light test. Slaughter steers comprised 24 percent of the 
run; slaughter heifers 26 percent; slaughter cows 48 percent;and 
slaughter bulls 2 percent.

                   Slaughter Steers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1110-1280   1200    123.50-128.00     125.32
   33   1328-1492   1405    123.00-129.25     126.52
    3   1510-1595   1538    126.00-128.50     127.64
    1     1730      1730       120.00         120.00

              Slaughter Steers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1     1035      1035       117.50         117.50
    4   1165-1177   1174    115.50-122.50     120.51
    2   1360-1415   1388    119.50-120.50     120.01

                  Slaughter Heifers Choice 2-4
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1130-1175   1148    125.00-128.50     126.84
   31   1202-1375   1302    124.00-127.50     125.72
    5   1430-1465   1440    118.50-122.00     119.41   Low Dressing

             Slaughter Heifers Select and Choice 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1055-1100   1078    113.00-122.50     117.77


                  Slaughter Cows:  95 Head
         % Lean      Avg Dressing       High Dressing        Low Dressing
Premium   70-75       80.00-90.00          104.00                 --
Breakers  75-80       55.50-66.00        66.50-71.00          51.50-54.50
Boners    80-85       50.50-60.50        61.50-65.50          43.00-49.50
Leans     85-90       40.50-49.00            --               10.00-27.00


                    Slaughter Bulls:  3 Head
                  Weight       Avg Dressing       High Dressing       Low Dressing
Yield Grade 1   1400-1450         78.00                --                  --
Yield Grade 1   1550-1700      69.00-72.00             --                  --


Source:  Livestock and Grain Market News, Springfield IL
         Roger Elliot-Reporter
         phone: 217-782-4925 or toll free in IL 888-458-4787
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS147.txt
 
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