Arkansas Weekly Livestock Summary (July 6th)

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Updated: July 6, 2015
ARKANSAS WEEKLY LIVESTOCK SUMMARY
Week-ending July 4, 2015

   Estimated Receipts: 1,320   Last Sale:  5,905   Year Ago:  2,855

Supply on  4 Arkansas Auctions:         This week     Last Week    Year ago
   Stocker and feeder calves ------        760          3720        1960
   Feeder yearlings ---------------        305          1355         470
   Replacement cows ---------------        100           390         150
   Slaughter cows -----------------        130           355         255
   Slaughter bulls ----------------         25            85          20
   Yearling heifer percentage -----         39            42          40

   Compared to last report: Feeder steers sold mostly 3.00-7.00 lower. Feeder 
heifers under 450 lbs sold 1.00-5.00 higher, over 450 lbs sold 4.00-6.00 lower. 
Slaughter cows sold 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold steady. Reduced receipts 
due to sales closing for the holiday.
 
Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21    300-345    321    320.00-370.00      337.51
   30    350-395    375    290.00-350.00      316.69
   27    400-445    421    270.00-315.00      291.40
   17    450-495    473    250.00-285.00      270.27
   20    500-545    521    242.50-271.00      256.54
   19    550-595    573    232.50-265.00      248.18
   17    600-645    623    230.00-255.00      240.93
                             Medium and Large 2
   16    350-395    378    230.00-299.00      275.15
   13    400-445    424    220.00-280.00      246.78
   13    505-540    528    220.00-260.00      247.20

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    350-395    369    260.00-310.00      285.58
   24    400-445    424    240.00-285.00      264.27
   18    450-495    474    230.00-260.00      245.14
   18    500-545    524    220.00-238.00      230.76
   11    600-645    622    210.00-223.00      216.95
                             Medium and Large 2
   10    300-340    324    230.00-285.00      248.09
   15    350-395    376    225.00-295.00      255.90
   25    400-445    425    220.00-274.00      250.50
   15    450-490    474    200.00-237.00      219.68
   28    500-545    520    200.00-229.00      217.25
   11    550-595    572    200.00-220.00      211.64

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    400-445    426    255.00-294.00      271.51
   42    450-495    475    245.00-279.00      260.91
   34    500-545    525    240.00-260.00      247.53
   23    555-595    576    222.50-246.00      232.52
   21    600-645    626    216.00-239.00      226.90

   Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs, pregnancy, and age.
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Weight   Months Bred             Price
2 year old     650-900  heiferettes           NA
2-7 year old  850-1250  second & third stage  1850.00-1950.00/hd
                        first stage/open      140.00-150.00
7-10 year old           second & third stage  1475.00-1575.00/hd

   Cow-Calf Pairs: 
 Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight  Calf Wt      Price 
3-7 year old    800-1200   100-200   2375.00-2475.00/pr, few to 3050.00/pr
                           200-300   NA
7-10 year old              100-200   1900.00-2000.00/pr
 Small 1 and Medium 2:
7+ year old      750-900   100-200   NA

   Slaughter Cows:  
          %Lean    Weight    Average Dress  High Dress      Low Dress
Breakers  75-80%  1000-1500  106.00-115.00  115.00-118.00   100.00-106.00
Boners    80-85%   950-1400  108.00-114.00  114.00-126.50   105.00-108.00
Lean      85-90%   900-1300  104.00-110.00  110.00-122.00   100.00-104.00
Light     85-92%   700-950   89.00-95.00    95.00-99.50     

    Slaughter Bulls:
             Weight      Average Dress   High Dress      Low Dress  
Y.G. 1-2   1000-2100     130.00-140.00   144.00-151.00   119.00-130.00

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