Orangeburg Livestock Auction
LS152
Columbia, SC      Wed Jul 18, 2018     USDA-SC Dept of Ag Market News

Orangeburg Stockyards, Orangeburg, SC
Report for Wednesday Jul 18, 2018

Cattle Receipts:  318        Last week:   282           Last year: 236

Compared to last week, feeder cattle were unevenly steady.  Slaughter 
cows were steady to 2.00 lower.  There were light offerings of mostly
average quality cattle with active buyer participation.  Slaughter cows 
made up 7 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, replacement 
cows 2 percent, other cows 1 percent, and feeders 89 percent.  The feeder 
supply included 44 percent steers, 40 percent heifers, and 17 percent 
bulls. Near 16 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.  (Figures in 
parentheses are weighted average weights and prices for each category)

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 255-265 lbs (260) 157.50-165.00 
(161.18); 310-340 lbs (321) 160.00-175.00 (168.89); 350-380 lbs (360) 
152.50-160.00 (156.96); 483-495 lbs (491) 140.00-145.00 (140.63); 510-530 
lbs (518) 130.00-142.50 (137.54); 505-505 lbs full (505) 125.00 (125.00); 
555-570 lbs (560) 130.00-135.00 (133.30); 575-575 lbs value added (575) 
141.00 (141.00); 610-640 lbs (623) 125.00-130.00 (128.06); 665-680 lbs 
(672) 115.00-116.00 (115.75); 770-770 lbs (770) 100.00 (100.00).  Small 
1-2 270-270 lbs (270) 135.00 (135.00); 450-450 lbs (450) 120.00 (120.00).  
Medium 2 255-255 lbs (255) 145.00 (145.00); 300-320 lbs (308) 150.00-
155.00 (152.45); 365-387 lbs (381) 130.00-145.00 (133.95); 405-440 lbs 
(423) 135.00-140.00 (137.00); 460-495 lbs (476) 125.00-135.00 (131.55); 
510-515 lbs (513) 117.00-120.00 (118.49); 555-585 lbs (570) 120.00-122.50 
(121.28); 635-640 lbs (638) 117.00-117.50 (117.25); 960-960 lbs (960) 
66.00 (66.00).  Large 3 510-510 lbs (510) 102.50 (102.50).  Medium and 
Large 3 220-240 lbs (233) 110.00-115.00 (113.29); 270-290 lbs (281) 
120.00-135.00 (126.40); 320-320 lbs (320) 115.00 (115.00); 315-330 lbs 
brahman x (323) 120.00-125.00 (122.44); 395-395 lbs (395) 132.50 
(132.50).  Holstein Large 3 615-615 lbs (615) 60.00 (60.00); 665-665 lbs 
(665) 40.00 (40.00). 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 265-265 lbs (265) 140.00 
(140.00); 300-300 lbs (300) 140.00 (140.00); 415-445 lbs (427) 132.50-
140.00 (135.85); 450-490 lbs (469) 122.00-137.50 (128.44); 510-547 lbs 
(530) 122.50-137.50 (128.33); 510-510 lbs fleshy (510) 115.00 (115.00); 
550-585 lbs (576) 122.50-130.00 (128.76); 600-645 lbs (620) 115.00-117.50 
(115.81); 835-835 lbs (835) 93.00 (93.00).  Small 1-2 250-250 lbs (250) 
125.00 (125.00); 355-355 lbs (355) 115.00 (115.00); 400-400 lbs (400) 
100.00 (100.00); 450-495 lbs (473) 90.00-110.00 (100.48); 665-665 lbs 
(665) 87.50 (87.50).  Medium 2 310-345 lbs (325) 122.00-130.00 (125.69); 
350-395 lbs (375) 110.00-135.00 (125.09); 400-445 lbs (412) 120.00-127.50 
(122.97); 470-495 lbs (485) 115.00-120.00 (117.54); 520-540 lbs (532) 
117.50-120.00 (118.35); 555-575 lbs (563) 110.00-120.00 (115.06); 660-660 
lbs (660) 90.00 (90.00); 805-805 lbs (805) 83.00 (83.00).  Large 3 940-
940 lbs holstein (940) 55.00 (55.00).  Medium and Large 3 285-285 lbs 
brahman x (285) 135.00 (135.00); 310-340 lbs (323) 115.00-125.00 
(121.70); 330-330 lbs brahman x (330) 120.00 (120.00); 350-395 lbs (367) 
115.00-120.00 (118.41); 360-360 lbs brahman x (360) 122.50 (122.50). 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-425 lbs (413) 130.00-135.00 
(132.42); 450-495 lbs (478) 130.00-140.00 (133.45); 510-545 lbs (529) 
122.00-132.50 (125.45); 560-590 lbs (581) 115.00-120.00 (116.87); 600-620 
lbs (610) 115.00-120.00 (117.54); 660-695 lbs (686) 100.00-110.00 
(102.40); 875-875 lbs (875) 75.00 (75.00).  Small 1-2 460-490 lbs (470) 
120.00-122.50 (121.11).  Medium 2 455-485 lbs (467) 120.00-127.50 
(123.08); 510-535 lbs (521) 115.00-120.00 (117.49); 620-620 lbs (620) 
110.00 (110.00).  Medium and Large 3 475-475 lbs (475) 115.00 (115.00); 
770-770 lbs (770) 75.00 (75.00). 

   Bred Cows: Medium 2 Young 1050-1050 lbs (1050) 714.00 per head 7-9 
months bred (714.00). 

   Slaughter Cows: Breaker 70-80 percent lean 1380-1380 lbs (1380) 58.00 
(58.00); 1485-1630 lbs (1558) 56.00-58.00 (57.01).  Boner 80-85 percent 
lean 1335-1335 lbs (1335) 58.00-59.00 (58.50); 1270-1270 lbs low dressing 
(1270) 49.00 (49.00); 1430-1430 lbs low dressing (1430) 46.00 (46.00).  
Lean 85-90 percent lean 855-1370 lbs low dressing (1058) 40.00-54.00 
(47.58). 

   Goats: [6]  Week Ago: 24.  Slaughter and replacement classes sold 
on a per head basis and weights are estimated.   Kids: Sel 1 60-80 lbs
112.50-120.00.  Bucks/Billies:  Sel 1 100-150 lbs 135.00-140.00.
 
   Hogs: [115]  Week Ago: 236   Barrows and Gilts: US 1-3 200-250 lbs 
27.50-52.00, 250-300 lbs 31.00-33.00, 300-350 lbs 28.00-47.00.  Sows: US 
1-3 400-450 lbs several @ 30.00, 450-500 lbs 30.00-32.00, 500-600 lbs 
29.00-30.00.  Boars: 200-300 lbs one @ 6.00.  BBQ Shoats: US 1-3 100-200 
lbs 22.50-56.00.  Feeder Pigs: US 1-3 27.50-47.50 per head.

   Other Cows: Medium 2 Young 1020-1020 lbs (1020) 460.00 per head 
(460.00).  Medium 2 Middle Aged 960-960 lbs (960) 470.00 per head 
(470.00). 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1370-1370 lbs low dressing (1370) 
76.00 (76.00); 1580-1775 lbs (1662) 82.00-84.00 (82.99). 

Source: SC Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Columbia, SC
        Robert Eaton 919-707-3218 www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS152.txt