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Livestock report

By submitted, 05/5/18 4:20 AM

Hope Livestock Auction, Hope, AR
Weighted Average Report for Thursday May 3, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 1424    Last week: 907     Last year: 799

   Compared to last week: Feeder steers 2.00-4.00 lower.  Feeder heifers steady 
to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 lower.  Slaughter bulls 2.00-3.00 lower.
   Supply included 852 feeder calves, 340 yearlings, 45 replacement cows, 160 
slaughter cows; 27 slaughter bulls. Feeder supply consisted of 37 percent 
English and English crosses; 36 percent Exotic and Exotic crosses; 27 percent 
Brahman and Brahman crosses.  Feeder supply included 51 percent steers and 
bulls; 49 percent heifers.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and 
grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales 
do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the 
report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    300-345    317    190.00-203.00     195.39
    7    350-380    360    185.00-193.00     188.41
   11    400-445    419    170.00-180.00     175.96
   14    450-495    465    165.00-172.00     170.29
    7    505-525    515    162.00-168.00     165.85
   26    560-595    575    150.00-160.00     155.84
   12    600-640    621    141.00-150.00     144.22
    7    650-680    661    140.00-145.00     141.43
    4    734-734    734       136.00         136.00
                             Medium and Large 2
   11    300-340    320    150.00-165.00     156.85
    8    355-390    369    150.00-158.00     151.90
   13    400-445    427    140.00-148.00     144.61
   16    450-495    473    140.00-145.00     143.44
   13    505-545    525    135.00-145.00     139.82

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    300-345    327    160.00-175.00     165.82
   18    350-390    369    155.00-170.00     161.21
   14    405-445    424    150.00-158.00     153.46
   28    450-495    478    144.00-155.00     148.60
    2    465-480    473    168.00-170.00     168.98   Replacement
   19    500-540    519    138.00-145.00     141.52
   40    555-590    562    135.00-145.00     142.47
   21    600-645    631    131.00-139.00     137.41
   34    660-690    686    125.00-135.00     129.11
    8    700-740    714    122.00-132.00     129.24
    3    770-770    770       125.00         125.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    9    300-340    314    138.00-152.00     142.89
   12    355-395    376    130.00-142.00     138.71
    9    405-440    423    130.00-135.00     132.97
    4    450-480    463    125.00-135.00     128.66
    4    510-540    526    120.00-127.00     124.23
    1    625-625    625       115.00         115.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    470-495    484    154.00-158.00     155.51
   12    510-545    531    145.00-155.00     150.66
   11    550-595    577    140.00-142.00     141.10
    4    605-635    618    132.00-135.00     133.50
    6    670-695    678    125.00-133.00     127.99
    3    705-735    715    122.00-128.00     125.04

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age            Weight    Months Bred           Price
2-6 year old     950-1270   second & third stage  85.00-110.00
7-10 year old    900-1175   second & third stage  68.00-80.00
3-5 year old     800-1000   open grazing cows     75.00-93.00

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight   Calf Wt      Price 
2-6 year old    900-1250    100-200      1200.00-1400.00 per pair
7-10 year old   900-1175    100-200      850.00-1090.00 per pair

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress     Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1200-1450  50.00-55.00                 
Boners    80-85%   950-1300  50.00-58.00                   40.00-47.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1100  44.00-52.00 
Light     85-92%   700-950   34.00-41.00 

   Slaughter Bulls: 
            Weight   Average Dress    High Dress      Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2  1000-2100  75.00-82.00                      65.00-70.00

Source:  UofA Coop Ext Service - USDA Market News, Little Rock, AR
         Jeff Milam, Market Reporter, 501-671-2200
         24 Hour Market Report, 501-671-2369