Oklahoma City Cow and Bull Auction
KO_LS151
Oklahoma City, OK   Wed May 16, 2018   USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News

Oklahoma National Stockyards, Oklahoma City, OK.
Cow and Bull Auction Report for Tuesday 05/15/2018

   Receipts:  770      Last Week:  880     Last Year:  667
   Receipts Monday:  10,078

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.  Slaughter
bulls 3.00 higher.  Packer demand moderate.  A total of 468 cows and bulls 
sold with 52 percent going to packers.

   Slaughter cows:
        Head  %Lean    Weight    Average Dress   High Dress    Low Dress
Breakers  26  75-80%  1200-1700   54.50-58.00       60.50      51.00-54.00
Boners    52  80-85%  1050 1600   56.00-60.50    60.75-63.50   52.00-55.00
Leans     95  85-90%  1000-1300   55.00-60.50    61.00-67.00   50.00-54.00
                                                     Very Low  45.00-45.50
Lights    53  85-90%   800-1000   56.00-56.50       ------     45.00-51.00
                                                     Very Low  38.00-42.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  
            Head    Weight    Average Dress    High Dress     Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2     17    1325-2075   80.50-86.50        87.00      74.00-80.00

Estimated dressed cost at the Oklahoma National Stockyards:  Lean cows 
125.25; Boners 118.65; Breakers 109.40; Light Weight cows 112.95.  Bulls 
151.95.

   Replacement Cows:  Pre-tested for pregnancy, and age.
Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Weight       Months Bred     Quality          Price
1-3 yr old     775-1200     2-7 months      avg quality     700.00-1125.00
5-6 yr old    1025-1325     2-7 months      avg quality     775.00-1125.00
9-10yr old       1175       6-7 months      low-avg quality     675.00

   Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age       Cow Weight     Calf Weight       Quality       Price
 2  yr old     800-950        75-100          avg thin      1100.00-1150.00
3-5 yr old     900-1125      100-125          avg quality   1325.00-1410.00
 6  yr old       1225          125            avg quality       1285.00
5-7 yr old       1100          150            avg bred back     1475.00
 9  yr old       1250          200            avg-hi quality    1250.00
 9  yr old       1275          125            avg thin          1150.00
9-10yr old    1075-1325      100-150          avg quality    950.00-1175.00

Source:  USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Amber Wells, Market Reporter
         Telephone 405-232-5425
         24 Hour Market Report 405-621-5533
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/KO_LS151.txt

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