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Texas Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/24/2021

Total Run: 7,080

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold 2.00 to 5.00 lower. Trade was fairly active on moderate to good demand. Cattle futures dropped throughout most of the week, and corn futures rose above 6.00. Unseasonably below freezing temperatures at night throughout the week as well.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (55% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 41% Heifers, 3% Bulls); 12% Slaughter Cattle (95% Cows, 5% Bulls); 11% Replacement Cattle (40% Stock Cows, 18% Bred Cows, 6% Bred Heifers, 35% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 67%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/12/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 7,080 8,116 6,504 Feeder Cattle: 5,477(77.4%) 6,671(82.2%) 5,832(89.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 816(11.5%) 804(9.9%) 462(7.1%) Replacement Cattle: 787(11.1%) 641(7.9%) 210(3.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 194 194 0.0000 $679
400-500 158 175 189 $785
500-600 147 155 183 $851
600-700 139.5 146 151.5 $951
700-800 132.5 139 142.25 $1,039

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 172 175 0.0000 $437
300-400 145 150 161 $523
400-500 136.5 147 151 $660
500-600 123 135 163 $742
600-700 117.5 129 140 $840
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 $58 $66 $73

Total Run