Tulia Weekly Livestock Auction
USDA - Thu Jul 12, 6:29PM CDT
AM_LS126  
Amarillo, TX    Thu, Jul 12, 2018    USDA Market News 

Tulia Livestock Auction, Inc. - Tulia, TX - Thursday � 07/12/2018

Receipts:  1755    Two Weeks Ago:  1466    Year Ago:  1829
 
   Compared to two weeks ago:  Feeder steers and heifers sold 2.00 to 
4.00 higher.  Trade was fairly active on good demand.  There was much 
optimism in the market as rain was in the area and CME feeder cattle 
futures closed in the green.  Slaughter cows and bulls traded steady to 
2.00 lower.  Slaughter cows and bulls made up 2 percent, less than 1 
percent replacements and 98 percent feeders.  Feeder supply consisted of 
59 percent steers and bulls, 41 percent heifers.  Near 76 percent of the 
run weighed over 600 lbs.

   Steers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 315 lbs 191.00; 450-500 lbs 165.00-
175.00; 550-600 lbs 155.00-169.00, lot 586 lbs fleshy; 600-650 lb calves 
145.25-150.00; 650-700 lbs 150.00-151.50; 700-800 lbs 145.00-153.00, load 
702 lb calves 139.75; few 843 lbs fleshy 119.00; load 852 lbs 135.25; few 
978 lbs 114.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 few 565 lbs 150.00; 600-700 lbs 145.00-151.50; 
700-800 lbs 145.00-150.00; few 858 lbs 130.00.
   Medium and Large 2 few 697 lbs 144.00; few 773 lbs 131.00; few 901 lbs 
110.00. 

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  500-600 lbs 139.00-140.00; few 726 
lbs 122.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 few 428 lbs 135.00; 600-650 lbs 132.00-138.00; 
few 795 lbs 110.00. 

   Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 339 lbs 168.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-
162.00; 500-600 lbs 137.75-152.00; 650-700 lbs 137.00-141.50, load 694 lb 
calves 129.50; 700-800 lbs 132.00-135.00; lot 800 lbs 127.50, few 805 lbs 
fleshy 110.00.
   Medium and Large 1-2 few 377 lbs 150.00; 550-600 lbs 139.00, few 569 
lbs full 119.00; 600-700 lbs 141.50-145.00; lot 789 lbs full 105.00.
   Medium and Large 2 few 358 lbs 138.00; few 783 lbs 110.00. 

   Slaughter Cows:      
       Percent Lean   Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking  75-80    1300-1600    59.50-60.50     61.50-64.00              
Boning    80-85    1000-1450    57.00-61.50     62.00-62.50   52.50                         
Lean      85-90     900-1300    57.00-61.00     62.00         50.00       

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2          1360-2000 lbs   78.50-80.00
                             
   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Young 925 lbs 3-6 months bred 875.00 
per head. 

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Amarillo, TX
         806-356-5785 Amarillo.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/AM_LS126.txt
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