Florida Weekly Auction Summary
USDA - Fri Dec 07, 6:46AM CST
OR_LS145
Tallahassee, FL    Fri Dec 07, 2018    USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News

Florida Cattle Auctions Weekly Summary

Cattle receipts at 10 markets 8,977 last week 9,638, last year 
10,409 Compared to one week ago, slaughter cows and bulls steady 
to firm, feeder classes weak, replacement cows steady. 

Slaughter cows            12 percent      17 percent    15 percent
Slaughter bulls            3 percent       3 percent     5 percent
Feeders over 600 lbs       4 percent       5 percent     3 percent
Feeders under 600 lbs     74 percent      70 percent    71 percent 
Feeder cows                7 percent       5 percent     6 percent
Feeder steers             26 percent      23 percent    26 percent
Feeder heifers            33 percent      33 percent    32 percent
Feeder bulls              19 percent      19 percent    16 percent  

   Slaughter Cows Breakers 75-80                        
   Wt Range       Price Range                    
   Over 1200     41.00-46.00
		     
   Slaughter Cows Boners 80-85                        
   Wt Range       Price Range                    
    850-1200     42.00-46.00
   Over 1200     42.00-47.00
   Over 1200     51.00-55.00  High Dressing
                 
   Slaughter Cows cutters 85-90
   Wt Range      Price Range
   850-1200      36.00-41.00
   
     Slaughter Bulls Y.G. 1                           
   Wt Range       Price Range                    
   1500-2100     65.00-73.00
   1500-2100     75.00-78.00  High Dressing   
   1000-1500     62.00-70.00   

  Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1        
    Wt Range       Price Range 
    250-300     200.00-205.00 
    300-350     185.00-195.00 
    350-400     170.00-180.00 
    400-450     162.00-170.00
    450-500     157.00-165.00
    500-550     152.00-158.00 
    550-600     145.00-150.00
    600-700     130.00-134.00
    
  Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2        
    Wt Range       Price Range
    300-350     172.00-180.00 
    350-400     165.00-173.00 
    400-450     155.00-160.00
    450-500     145.00-150.00
    500-550     134.00-142.00 
    
  Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1        
    Wt Range       Price Range
    250-300     160.00-165.00
    300-350     144.00-150.00 
    350-400     145.00-151.00 
    400-450     137.00-143.00
    450-500     131.00-137.00
    500-550     115.00-123.00
    600-700     105.00-110.00

    Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2        
    Wt Range       Price Range 
    250-300     158.00-167.00 
    300-350     142.00-150.00 
    350-400     132.00-140.00 
    400-450     126.00-132.00
    450-500     119.00-125.00
    500-550     105.00-115.00 
    550-600     100.00-105.00    

  Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1        
    Wt Range       Price Range
     300-350     175.00-185.00 
     350-400     165.00-175.00 
     400-450     157.00-165.00
     450-500     147.00-155.00
     500-550     140.00-147.00
    
 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2        
    Wt Range       Price Range
    300-350     165.00-172.00      
    350-400     153.00-160.00 
    400-450     144.00-152.00
    450-500     135.00-142.00
    500-550     130.00-136.00

 Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Middle-Aged
   Wt Range       Price Range   
   850-1200      68.00-78.00    4-6 Months Bred
   
 Bred Cows Medium and Large 1-2 Aged
   Wt Range       Price Range   
  850-1200       55.00-65.00  4-6 Months Bred

Source: USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Tallahassee, FL
        David Garcia, OIC / Office 386-339-6072
        Jay Thomas, Market Reporter.                      
        For more information contact: James.Thomas@freshfromflorida.com              
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