Preston Farmers Market Livestock Auction
CW_LS142
Charleston, West Virginia      Sat Oct 20, 2018     USDA-West Virginia Dept of Ag Market News

Preston Farmers Market, Terra Alta, West Virginia
Weighted Average Report for Friday Oct 19, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  245          Last year:  536  
Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, and feeders 90 percent.  The feeder supply included 46 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 14 percent bulls. Near 25 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

"This report reflects prices of majority of cattle with a USDA grade,weight
and sex on this sale date.This report does not represent all animals at the
sale on that date."

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    285-285    285       126.00         126.00
    1    310-310    310       125.00         125.00
    4    380-381    381    141.00-146.00     142.25
    4    409-410    409    144.00-146.00     144.50
    1    425-425    425        97.00          97.00   RWF
    4    460-483    477    134.00-144.00     141.59
    2    450-455    453    115.00-121.00     118.02   RWF
   15    530-535    534    129.00-144.00     140.03
    1    505-505    505       104.00         104.00   Smoke
   12    577-582    578    131.00-133.00     132.50
    8    605-619    617    128.00-135.00     128.86
    2    655-675    665    125.00-131.00     127.95
    4    720-735    724    114.00-121.00     119.22
    1    780-780    780       101.00         101.00
    2    823-823    823       112.00         112.00
    1    885-885    885       114.00         114.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    255-255    255       114.00         114.00
    1    310-310    310       107.00         107.00
    3    350-372    365    104.00-121.00     115.56
    2    420-420    420    125.00-130.00     127.50
    1    475-475    475       136.00         136.00
    7    518-540    521    139.00-147.00     145.82
    1    540-540    540        96.00          96.00   RWF
    3    573-573    573       130.00         130.00
    1    635-635    635       135.00         135.00
    3    638-638    638       126.00         126.00   Yearlings
    1    605-605    605        84.00          84.00   RWF
    1    660-660    660       119.00         119.00
    1    695-695    695       119.00         119.00   RWF
    1    745-745    745        90.00          90.00
    2    865-865    865    100.00-101.00     100.50

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    290-290    290        96.00          96.00
    1    335-335    335        85.00          85.00
    1    360-360    360        76.00          76.00
    5    400-437    424     95.00-120.00     111.42
    9    470-495    489     92.00-106.00     101.83
    7    510-532    525     85.00-97.00       95.04
    6    558-582    570     92.00-96.00       94.64
    1    645-645    645        86.00          86.00
    4    655-685    670     82.00-112.00      94.07
    2    702-702    702        78.00          78.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    1    230-230    230        97.50          97.50
    3    280-295    288     95.00-108.00     101.40
    4    305-320    316     92.00-100.00      93.93
    6    350-381    376     86.00-135.00      93.61
    3    380-380    380        75.00          75.00   RWF
    5    417-417    417       104.00         104.00
    4    485-485    485        97.00          97.00
    2    528-528    528        97.00          97.00
    3    575-575    575     79.00-92.00       87.67
    5    623-640    629     82.00-83.00       82.41
    1    630-630    630        75.00          75.00   RWF
    1    685-685    685       115.00         115.00
    1    725-725    725        75.00          75.00
    1    770-770    770        91.00          91.00

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    485-485    485       117.00         117.00
    9    500-530    520     99.00-140.00     132.79
    1    550-550    550       110.00         110.00
    1    625-625    625       115.00         115.00
    1    705-705    705        90.00          90.00
                             Medium and Large 2
    2    350-375    363    112.00-124.00     118.21
    3    418-418    418       142.50         142.50
    1    465-465    465       120.00         120.00
    1    540-540    540       108.00         108.00
    1    590-590    590       108.00         108.00
    1    570-570    570       100.00         100.00   Smoke
    1    600-600    600        90.00          90.00   RWF
    1    685-685    685       103.00         103.00

Bred Cows  By the Head
   11		900.00-1075.00

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3   1090-1390  1253     36.00-38.00       36.74
    1   1485-1485  1485        35.00          35.00
    1   1510-1510  1510        40.00          40.00   High Dressing
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    1    790-790    790        45.00          45.00   High Dressing
    8    950-1325  1153     29.00-35.00       31.27
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    4   1215-1360  1270     27.00-28.00       27.24
    1   1420-1420  1420        27.00          27.00

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    750-950    843     68.00-71.00       69.58
    1   1410-1410  1410        51.00          51.00

Source: West Virginia Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Charleston, West Virginia
        Andrew Yost (304) 389-9750 www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsCW_LS183.txt