Ocala Weighted Average
USDA - Mon Dec 10, 6:49PM CST
OR_LS769
 Tallahassee, FL    Mon  Dec  10,  2018    USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News

 Ocala Livetock Market - Ocala, FL
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 12/10/2018



 AUCTION                         Receipts           Week Ago              Year Ago
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 Total Receipts:                    419                   558                 0
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 Feeder Cattle:                     368(88%)              499(89%)            0(0%)
 Slaughter Cattle:                   27(6%)                28(5%)             0(0%)
 Replacement Cattle:                 24(6%)                31(6%)             0(0%)
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 Slaughter cows and bulls were steady. Feeder steers, bulls and heifers were
 slightly higher.  Feeder cattle supply included 15 percent Steers, 54 percent
 Heifers, and  32 percent Bulls. Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 3
 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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 STEERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5       260-265       264     200.00-202.50    200.49
   3       305-320       310     192.00-196.00    193.38
   2       355-360       357     185.00-187.50    186.24

 STEERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3       325-330       326     185.00-190.00    188.32
   2       415-425       420     157.00-160.00    158.52
   2       535-540       537     130.00-138.00    133.98
   4       685-695       690     105.00-110.00    107.52

 STEERS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       265-270       267     180.00-185.00    182.52
   3       370-380       373     162.50-166.00    163.69
   3       455-460       456     140.00-145.00    141.68
   2       555-570       562     110.00-115.00    112.53

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  38       310-325       324     165.00-167.50    165.13
   4       355-385       377     155.00-157.50    156.91
   2       425-430       427     140.00-146.00    142.98
   2       460-465       462     132.00-136.00    134.01
   8       540-545       541     124.00-131.00    126.64
   5       560-570       564     110.00-114.00    111.62
   2       690-695       692     104.00-107.00    105.49

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   8       255-280       267     160.00-167.50    163.57
   2       330-340       335     147.50-155.00    151.31
   4       365-375       367     141.00-149.00    146.96
   2       420-435       427     137.50-138.00    137.75
   2       460-495       477     126.00-128.00    127.04
   5       510-540       528     110.00-120.00    116.14
   4       570-585       577     90.00-100.00      95.06

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       205-235       220     160.00-165.00    162.67
   2       255-260       257     147.50-157.50    152.45
   5       310-330       326     137.50-140.00    139.52
   6       360-370       361     130.00-135.00    130.85
   2       420-435       427     120.00-126.00    123.05
   2       455-470       462     110.00-117.50    113.69
   7       510-525       512     99.00-107.50     106.26

 BULLS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       255-265       260     195.00-202.50    198.68
   2       320-340       330     181.00-185.00    182.94
   3       355-365       358     170.00-172.00    170.68
   2       405-435       420     159.00-161.00    159.96
   3       510-530       523     130.00-138.00    132.60
   2       575-595       585     120.00-121.00    120.51

 BULLS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   5       230-240       232     190.00-200.00    197.93
   6       255-265       261     180.00-186.00    184.05
   3       305-330       313     168.00-177.50    174.16
   6       365-370       367     160.00-167.50    163.78
   3       410-430       416     150.00-156.00    152.06
   3       465-475       471     142.00-148.00    143.97
   3       505-510       506     120.00-128.00    122.68
   2       580-595       587     110.00-117.00    113.46
   2       625-635       630     108.00-115.00    111.47

 BULLS - Medium and Large 3 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   2       255-260       257     170.00-175.00    172.52
   3       305-325       318     160.00-165.00    163.40
   3       360-395       371     150.00-157.00    152.48
   4       405-410       408     140.00-145.00    141.24
   5       455-465       459     130.00-135.00    132.03
   3       555-560       558     100.00-105.00    101.66

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 SLAUGHTER CATTLE
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 COWS - Breaker 75-80%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   2      1165-1275     1220      37.00-40.00      38.43    Average

 COWS - Boner 80-85%  (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   4       905-1320     1125      34.00-39.00      36.24    Average
   4       905-1120     1056      40.00-45.00      41.85       High
   2       970-1005      987      30.00-31.00      30.51        Low

 BULLS -  1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price Dressing
   2      1720-1920     1820      60.00-62.00      61.05    Average
   2      1385-1395     1390      64.00-70.00      67.01       High
   2      1205-1395     1300      54.00-57.00      55.61        Low

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 REPLACEMENT CATTLE
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 BRED COWS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
   Age    Stage  Head     Wt Range     Avg Wt    Price Range    Avg Price
    >5     T2      2       855-955       905     50.00-52.00       50.94

 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.

 Explanatory Notes:
 Stage (Cattle) - Represents pregnancy stage (O = open; T1 = 1st Trimester, 1
 to 3 months; T1-2 = 1st/2nd trimester, 1 to 6 months; T2 = 2nd Trimester, 4 to
 6 months; T2-3 = 2nd/3rd Trimester, 4 to 9 months; T3 = 3rd Trimester, 7 to 9
 months; T1-3 = all trimesters, 1 to 9 months; E = Exposed; B = Bred)

 Age - Numerical representation of age in years.

 Source:  USDA-FL Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Cynthia Meagher, Market Reporter, N/A
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
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