NCDA Market Report for Tuesday June 12

At the livestock auction held Friday at Siler City a total of 722 cattle and 139 goats were sold.  When compared to the previous sale, slaughter cows were steady to $4.00 higher; bulls were without a price comparison.  Feeder cattle were steady to $14.00 lower.  Moderate demand, buyer activity and offerings.  Quality of cattle average.  Average dressing slaughter cows brought $60.00 to $69.00, with high dressing up to $84.00. Slaughter bulls, 1,000 pounds and up were $84.00 to $92.00 with high dressing ranging $99.00 to $108.00.  M&L 1-2 feeder steers, 400-500 lbs. brought $140.00 to $158.00 and 500-600 lbs. were $140.00 to $145.00.  M&L 1-2 feeder heifers, 400-500 lbs. ranged $130.00 to $143.00 and 500-600 lbs. were $125.00 to $137.00.  M&L 1-2 feeder bulls, 400-500lbs. ranged $130.00 to $148.00.

N.C. Broiler-fryers: The market is steady and the live supply is adequate to meet the moderate demand.  Average weights are heavy. The estimated slaughter for Monday in North Carolina is 3,132,000 head compared to 3,019,000 head last Monday.

 

The N.C. egg market is steady on Small, lower on Medium, higher on the balance.  Supplies are moderate.  Retail demand is moderate.  Weighted average prices for small lot sales of grade A eggs delivered to nearby retail outlets: Extra Large 112.92, Large 106.72, Medium 87.00, and Small 77.00.

 

Eastern North Carolina

2017 and 2018 Season

No reports issued due to the absence of the reporter.

 

U.S. 2 yellow shelled corn was 10 cents lower.  Prices ranged $4.02-$4.47 at feed mills and $3.77-$4.32 at elevators; new crop $3.98-$4.53.  U.S. 1 yellow soybeans were 15 to 16 cents lower; the price at the processor was $9.73; prices ranged $8.98-$9.26 at the elevators; new crop $8.97-$9.59.  U.S. 2 soft red winter wheat was 5 to 20 cents lower; prices were $4.07-$4.47 at the feed mills and $3.96-$5.15 at the elevators.  Soybean meal, f.o.b. at processing plants, was $381.20 per ton for 48% protein.

 

Feed Mills: Bladenboro 4.37, —–, 4.42; Candor 4.42, —–, 4.26; Cofield 4.12, 9.51, —-; Laurinburg 4.19, —–, 4.37; Monroe 4.47, —–, —-; Nashville 4.27, —–, —-; Roaring River 4.47, —–, —-; Rose Hill 4.32, —–, 4.47; Creswell 4.02, 9.03, 4.07; Statesville 4.17, —–, —-; Warsaw 4.32, —–, 4.47; Pantego #2 —-, —–, —-.

 

Elevators: Bladenboro 4.07, 9.08, 4.22; Clarkton 4.07, 9.08, 4.22; Clement —-, —–, 4.36; Clinton 4.07, 9.03, 4.27; Creswell 3.83, 8.98, 4.89; Elizabeth City 3.77, 9.26, 4.80; Lagrange 4.07, 8.98, 4.17; Monroe —-, 9.14, 5.15; Mount Olive 4.07, 8.98, 4.17; Norwood 4.12, 9.14, 3.96; Register 4.27, —–, 4.27; Warsaw #2 4.32, —–, 4.47; Wilson —-, 9.03, 4.12.

 

Cotton:  The strict-low-middling one and one sixteenth South East average price is 95.25 cents per pound, the U.S. average is 90.39 cents per pound.