The Georgia cattle auction summary for the week ending May 31 reported receipts of 10,100 head, compared with 12,300 head last week and 11,100 head last year, at 25 markets, according to the USDA Market News Service, Thomasville, GA.

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were steady to $1 lower. Slaughter bulls were steady to $1 higher. Feeder steers and heifers were steady to $3 higher. Steer calves were steady to $4 higher. Heifer calves were $1 to $3 higher. Replacement cows were steady to $4 lower.

The supply included 9% steers over 600 pounds, 35% under 600 pounds; 9% heifers over 600 pounds, 24% under 600 pounds; 13% slaugher cows; and 2% bulls.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 200 to 250 lbs., 127.00 to 140.00; 250 to 300 lbs., 120.00 to 140.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 115.00 to 135.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 110.00 to 125.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 105.00 to 115.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 98.00 to 108.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 93.00 to 103.00; 550 to 600 lbs., 87.00 to 97.00; 600 to 650 lbs., 83.00 to 93.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 82.00 to 92.00; 700 to 800 lbs., 77.00 to 87.00. Small frame 1 to 2, 250 to 300 lbs., 100.00 to 110.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 100.00 to 115.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 95.00 to 105.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 90.00 to 100.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 86.00 to 98.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 84.00 to 84.00. Medium and large frame 3, 250 to 300 lbs., 105.00 to 120.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 100.00 to 115.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 100.00 to 110.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 95.00 to 105.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 88.00 to 100.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 84.00 to 94.00; 550 to 600 lbs., 78.00 to 88.00; 600 to 650 lbs., 74.00 to 84.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 73.00 to 83.00; 700 to 800 lbs., 67.00 to 77.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 200 to 250 lbs., 113.00 to 121.00; 250 to 300 lbs., 110.00 to 120.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 106.00 to 116.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 100.00 to 110.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 96.00 to 106.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 90.00 to 100.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 88.00 to 98.00; 550 to 600 lbs., 84.00 to 93.00; 600 to 650 lbs., 77.00 to 87.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 75.00 to 85.00. Small frame 1 to 2, 250 to 300 lbs., 99.00 to 104.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 90.00 to 102.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 85.00 to 95.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 85.00 to 90.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 80.00 to 90.00. Medium and large frame 3, 250 to 300 lbs., 100.00 to 110.00; 300 to 350 lbs., 98.00 to 108.00; 350 to 400 lbs., 90.00 to 100.00; 400 to 450 lbs., 86.00 to 96.00; 450 to 500 lbs., 80.00 to 90.00; 500 to 550 lbs., 78.00 to 88.00; 550 to 600 lbs., 75.00 to 85.00; 600 to 650 lbs., 69.00 to 79.00; 650 to 700 lbs., 68.00 to 77.00.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.