Mammoth Cave Dairy Auction, Inc.

Smiths Grove

Tuesday, July 2

Total Receipts: 697

Feeder Cattle: 79

Slaughter Cattle: 469

Replacement Dairy Cattle: 149

Last Week: 859

Supply included: 11% Feeder Cattle (100% Dairy Steers); 67% Slaughter Cattle (90% Cows, 10% Bulls); 21% Replacement Dairy Cattle (15% Fresh/Milking Cows, 2% Bred Cows, 4% Bred Heifers, 32% Springer Heifers, 11% Open Heifers, 30% Baby Bull Calves, 6% Baby Heifer Calves). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 31%.

FEEDER CATTLE

Dairy Steers - Large 3 (Per Cwt/Actual Wt): 8 head 391 lbs. $83; 2 head 485-490 lbs. $78-$83; 5 head 682 lbs. $79; 1 head 735 lbs. $75; 1 head 850 lbs. $68; 5 head 935 lbs. $68.

Dairy Steers – Large 3 (Per Head/No Wt): 16 head $140-$180.

SLAUGHTER CATTLE

Cows – Breaker 75-80% (Per Cwt/Actual Wt): 11 head 1515-1745 lbs. $55-$60 Average; 18 head 1415-2150 lbs. $62-$74 High.

Cows – Boner 80-85% (Per Cwt/Actual Wt): 83 head 1040-4120 lbs. $52-$61 Average; 42 head 1080-1495 lbs. $62-$69 High; 31 head 1100-1510 lbs. $43-$51 Low.

Cows – Lean 85-90% (Per Cwt/Actual Wt): 62 head 770-1095 lbs. $42-$51 Average; 15 head 890-1075 lbs. $52-$59 High; 18 head 710-1165 lbs. $30-$41 Low.

Bulls – 1-2 (Per Cwt/Actual Wt): 19 head 1215-1910 lbs. $84-$91 Average; 7 head 1330-1945 lbs. $93-$98 High; 4 head 1025-1540 lbs. $70-$82 Low.

REPLACEMENT DAIRY CATTLE

Fresh/Milking Cows (Per Head/No Wt): Supreme, 1 head $1525; Approved, 1 head $1325; Medium, 2 head $1075-$1250; Common, 8 head $675-$1075.

Bred Cows (Per Head/No Wt): Common, 1 head $775; Common, 1 head $650 Crossbred.

Bred Heifers (Per Head/No Wt): Common, 2 head $500-$575; Common, 1 head $675.

Springer Heifers (Per Head/No Wt): Approved, 4 head $1125-$1200; Medium, 9 head $850-$1075; Common, 13 head $650-$825.

Open Heifers (Per Head/Estimate Wt): Approved, 8 head 425-450 lbs. $360-$400; Common, 1 head 775 lbs. $460.

Baby Bull Calves (Per Head/No Wt): 13 head $10-$90; 7 head $180-$270 Beef Cross; 2 head $60-$120 Crossbred; 2 head $10-$20 Jersey.

Baby Heifer Calves (Per Head/No Wt): 1 head $100; 2 head $130-$160 Beef Cross; 1 head $40 Crossbred; 1 head $40 Jersey.

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.