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Texas Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/17/2021

Total Run: 8,116

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers were mostly 2.00 to 6.00 lower. Trade was fairly active on moderate to good demand. CME cattle futures struggled this week, closing in the red. Much needed moisture was a welcomed sight in the area, despite the cold front it brought along with it.

Supply included: 82% Feeder Cattle (61% Steers, 36% Heifers, 2% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 8% Replacement Cattle (33% Stock Cows, 16% Bred Cows, 51% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 75%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/5/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 8,116 8,750 4,183 Feeder Cattle: 6,671(82.2%) 7,777(88.9%) 3,399(81.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 804(9.9%) 607(6.9%) 666(15.9%) Replacement Cattle: 641(7.9%) 366(4.2%) 118(2.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 200 200 0.0000 $500
300-400 198 205 202 $717
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

*Approx is the middle weight of the weight group multiplied by the mid point of the high and low for the group. It's meant as a quick method to see what cattle of that weight class are bringing per head.

Cows & Bulls

Type Min Avg Max
Slaughter Bulls $71 $84 $93

Total Run