Oklahoma City Cow and Bull Auction
KO_LS151
Oklahoma City, OK   Tues Feb 12, 2019   USDA-OK Dept of Ag Market News

Oklahoma National Stockyards, Oklahoma City, OK.
Cow and Bull Auction Report for Tuesday 02/12/2019

   Receipts:  469     Last Week:  1,267     Last Year:  449
   Receipts Monday:  6,378

   Compared to last week:  Slaughter cows and bulls too lightly tested for a 
accurate market trend but a higher undertone was noted.  Packer demand good.  A 
total of 178 cows and bulls sold with 35 percent going to packers.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Head  %Lean    Weight     Average Dress  High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers    3   75-80%  1525-1575       62.00        -----        -----
Boners     12   80-85%  1125-1500    58.00-64.50     66.00        51.00
Lean       25   85-90%  1025-1300    55.00-62.50     65.50     48.00-53.00
Light      15   80-90%   850-975     52.50-56.50     -----     42.00-47.00
                                                      Very Low 31.00-40.00
   Dairy Slaughter Cows
          Head  %Lean    Weight     Average Dress  High Dress   Low Dress
Breakers    0   75-80%  1500-1800       ------       -----        ------
Boners      0   80-85%  1200-1450       ------       -----        ------
Lean        0   85-90%  1000-1350       ------       -----        ------
Light       0   85-90%   725-1000       ------       -----        ------

   Slaughter Bulls: 
          Head    Weight      Average Dress    High Dress     Low Dress
Y.G. 1-2   9     1400-2075     79.00-86.00       92.50         75.50-78.50                                                 

   The estimated dressed cost at the Oklahoma National Stockyards:  Lean
124.69; Boners 119.59; Breaker 114.30; Light weight cows 106.97.  Bulls 147.53.

   Replacement Cows:  Pre-tested for pregnancy, and age.
Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Weight       Months Bred    Quality           Price
2-4 yr old    875-1325      5-6 months     avg quality      735.00-875.00
5-7 yr old   1175-1300      4-7 months     avg quality      790.00-910.00
  6 yr old      1275          5 months     avg black          1125.00
10+ yr old   1075-1175        5 months     avg thin         610.00-775.00
  
Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2:
   Age         Cow Weight    Calf Weight   Quality           Price
10+yr old         1150           25        avg quality      900.00

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