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Texas Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/16/2022

Total Run: 4,969

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers traded mostly steady. Trade activity was moderate on moderate to good demand. The drought continues with no relief in the forecast.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (42% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 53% Heifers, 3% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 21% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (33% Stock Cows, 51% Bred Cows, 15% Cow-Calf Pairs, 0% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 57%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/4/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 4,969 6,821 8,116 Feeder Cattle: 3,698(74.4%) 5,334(78.2%) 6,671(82.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,030(20.7%) 1,116(16.4%) 804(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 241(4.9%) 371(5.4%) 641(7.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 205 221 227 $552
300-400 $--
400-500 169 200 219 $901
500-600 160 182 185 $1,000
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 184 184 0.0000 $460
300-400 160 178 191 $624
400-500 145 174 187.5 $783
500-600 156 165 176 $908
600-700 122 151 159 $984
700-800 142 147 144 $1,099

*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 $80 $96 $110

Total Run