Roswell Livestock Auction - Weighted Averages

CV_LS751        **Correction:  Correction on pairs**
Clovis, NM Tuesday, December 4, 2018 USDA-NM Dept. of Ag Market News

Roswell Livestock Auction
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/03/2018

Receipts: 2618 Last Week: 1357 Year Ago: 1286

Compared to last week: Steer calves 300-500 lbs 2.00 higher; 500-600 lbs 3.00 lower;
over 600 lbs steady. Heifers under 600 lbs 8.00-10.00 lower except 300-400 lbs 3.00
lower. Slaughter cows 2.00-3.00 lower, bulls 1.00 lower. Trade active, demand good.
Bulk supply Medium and Large 1-2 300-700 lb feeder steers and heifers. Slaughter cows
9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, bred cows 12 percent, and pairs
less than 1 percent and feeders 78 percent. In the feeder supply, steers made up
approximately 60 percent of the run; feeder bulls 0 percent; heifers 40 percent;
steers and heifers over 600 lbs total 13 percent.

Note: Steer and heifer prices over 600 lbs will no longer reflect value added
calves. Those with no designation will be value added. Calves not value added will
be designated calves, and yearlings will be flagged as yearlings.

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
6 248 248 194.00 194.00
5 291 291 191.00 191.00
8 319 319 191.00 191.00 Value Added
41 352-397 372 186.00-193.00 188.48
46 405-440 421 179.00-187.00 183.09
82 403-419 416 187.00-192.00 189.31 Value Added
14 455-468 460 174.00-188.00 180.89
56 489 489 178.00 178.00 Value Added
48 500-543 523 159.00-173.00 165.57
82 554-597 582 148.00-154.00 149.29
35 557 557 173.00 173.00 Value Added
31 610-643 633 137.00-142.00 139.05
43 651-670 657 132.00-139.00 136.38
2 668 668 128.00 128.00 Calves
6 691 691 138.50 138.50 Thin Fleshed
23 700-739 732 125.00-132.00 125.88
4 740-748 744 120.00-125.00 122.49 Calves
3 845 845 125.00 125.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
8 223-240 229 196.00-200.00 198.43
6 231 231 193.00 193.00 Value Added
5 285 285 200.00 200.00 Value Added
14 315-326 322 187.00-193.00 189.10
11 300-349 340 189.00-198.00 190.44 Value Added
12 360-387 380 184.00-185.00 184.84
34 355 355 188.50-194.50 192.56 Value Added
32 425-448 439 167.00-179.00 171.57
13 425 425 188.00 188.00 Value Added
46 453-493 482 157.00-171.00 166.34
41 477-484 481 166.50-169.00 167.53 Value Added
12 528-549 539 147.00-157.00 151.51
3 505 505 165.00 165.00 Value Added
27 571-585 576 144.00-151.00 148.09
17 558-560 560 147.00-155.00 148.41 Value Added
8 617-643 625 131.00-141.00 135.56
2 638 638 144.00 144.00 Yearlings
7 702-725 709 122.00-129.00 125.82
5 787 787 125.00 125.00

Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
2 348 348 175.00 175.00
2 453 453 158.00 158.00
13 510-529 518 138.00-155.00 147.81
3 575 575 129.00 129.00
3 633 633 135.00 135.00
12 668-670 670 126.00-129.00 128.25

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
3 223 223 173.00 173.00
6 263-286 278 165.00-173.00 170.48
14 308-336 326 159.00-163.00 161.65
23 306-325 321 168.00-172.00 168.83 Value Added
24 350-394 382 146.00-163.00 152.16
19 389 389 156.00 156.00 Value Added
46 420-440 431 142.50-146.00 145.26
20 418 418 162.00 162.00 Value Added
35 452-488 476 138.00-141.00 139.06
94 510-535 525 130.00-140.00 133.85
17 566-594 584 132.00-141.00 135.75
7 677 677 130.00 130.00
24 733 733 127.00 127.00
2 765 765 122.00 122.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
4 249 249 165.00 165.00
18 301-348 326 151.00-158.00 154.93
6 307 307 155.00 155.00 Value Added
11 363-383 367 143.00-147.00 145.92
31 403-434 431 140.00-143.00 141.02
3 447 447 148.00 148.00 Value Added
69 458-499 481 130.00-139.00 133.33
32 521-540 531 121.00-130.00 125.75
12 555-593 578 120.00-128.00 125.91
3 660 660 124.00 124.00

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
Head Wt Range Avg Wt Price Range Avg Price
2 290 290 162.00 162.00
3 325 325 151.00 151.00
4 360-385 372 139.00-142.00 140.45
12 425-447 434 134.00-141.00 137.77
15 450-480 459 128.00-138.00 132.25
10 558-561 560 122.00-125.00 122.60
4 641 641 123.00 123.00

Slaughter Cows:
%Lean Wt. Range Avg Dressing High Dressing Low Dressing
Breaker 75-80% 1460-1565 39.75-41.00 --- ---
Boner 80-85% 900-1560 39.75-42.75 44.25-44.75 36.75-38.00
Lean 85-90% 812-1375 38.00-42.75 --- 32.50-37.75

Stocker Cows: Middle aged to aged 895-1475 lb cows 3-8 months bred 33.00-39.50.

Feeder Cows: Middle aged to aged cows 760-1365 lbs 30.00-37.50.

Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2: 1255-2175 lbs 64.50-72.25; High Dressing 75.50; Low
Dressing 54.50-62.00; Very Low dressing 52.50.

Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2: Young 928-1335 lb cows 2nd-3rd stage 600.00-
1085.00; young 800-1270 lbs 1st stage 500.00-800.00; middle aged short solid 1015-
1505 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 450.00-975.00; aged 915-1435 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 350.00-725.00.

Cow/Calf Pairs: (per head) Medium and Large 1-2 **Young 875-1150 lb cows w/180-300 lb
calves 810.00-1025.00, per pair; Middle Aged Short Solid ind 950 lb cow w/225 lb calf
850.00, per pair; Aged 900-1000 lb cows w/250-300 lb calves 850.00-885.00, per
pair.**

Please Note:
The above USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and grades
of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where some sales do not fit
within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in the report. Prices
are reported on an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.

Source: NM Dept of Ag-LPGMN Division USDA Market News, Portales, NM
Gary Lewis 575-356-8393 gary.lewis@ams.usda.gov
24 hr markets 866-501-9845 Fax 575-356-6464
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/cv_ls150.txt

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