weekly livestock market report

Weekly Livestock Market Report

Taylor Hillman Alabama, Cattle, Florida, Georgia

livestock market report alabama georgia
Here are the weekly livestock market reports for Alabama and Georgia, for the week ended October 12, 2018, compiled by the Livestock Market News Service for both states. Due to Hurricane Michael, the Florida Livestock Market report was not available this week.

AL Livestock Market Report:

At Alabama Livestock Auctions receipts at 21 markets totaled an estimated 14,700 head compared to 16,088 last week and 12,325 a year ago. Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower. All feeder classes sold 4.00 to 8.00 lower. Trade moderate, with moderate demand on feeders.

Listen to the report.

Feeder Steers:           Medium and Large Frame 1-2

300-400 lbs           152.00-188.00

400-500 lbs           142.00-165.00

500-600 lbs           132.00-154.00

600-700 lbs           125.00-143.00

Feeder Heifers:         Medium and Large Frame 1-2

300-400 lbs           130.00-155.00

400-500 lbs           124.00-143.00

500-600 lbs           115.00-135.00

600-700 lbs           107.00-124.00

Slaughter Cows:          Boning 80-85 Percent Lean 850-1200 lbs      44.00-49.00

Lean     85-90 Percent Lean 850-1200 lbs      40.00-44.00

Slaughter Bulls:        Yield Grade 1 1500-2100 lbs                          70.00-75.00

 

GA Livestock Market Report:

At Georgia Livestock Auctions receipts at 20 markets 6,273 compared to 8,925 last week and 8,219 year ago. Compared to last week, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls steady to 3.00 lower,  feeder steers and feeder bulls steady to 1.00 lower, steer calves and bull calves unevenly steady, feeder heifers and heifer calves steady to 2.00 lower, replacement cows steady to 2.00 higher.

Listen to the report.

Feeder Steers:           Medium and Large Frame 1-2

300-400 lbs           170.00-174.00

400-500 lbs           142.00-170.00

500-600 lbs           132.00-155.00

600-700 lbs           127.00-143.00

Feeder Heifers:         Medium and Large Frame 1-2

300-400 lbs           127.00-151.00

400-500 lbs           120.00-140.00

500-600 lbs           112.00-131.00

600-700 lbs           102.00-122.00          

Slaughter Cows:        Boning 80-85 Percent Lean 850-1200 lbs     44.00-50.00

Lean     85-90 Percent Lean 850-1200 lbs     40.00-46.00

Slaughter Bulls:        Yield Grade 1 1500-2100 lbs                        74.00-79.00