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Texas Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

5/7/2022

Total Run: 5,852

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 4.00 lower, except 600-700 lbs. 2.00-5.00 higher. Feeder heifers 1.00-4.00 higher. Steer calves sold 10.00-15.00 higher. Heifer calves 6.00-10.00 higher. Many areas of Texas saw some rain this past week though with this moisture also came damaging winds and hail. This moisture did improve demand for calves. Demand moderate to good for feeder cattle.

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (42% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 54% Heifers, 3% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 18% Slaughter Cattle (92% Cows, 8% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (64% Stock Cows, 12% Bred Cows, 6% Bred Heifers, 18% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 56%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/25/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 5,852 5,776 5,853 Feeder Cattle: 4,596(78.5%) 4,872(84.3%) 4,597(78.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,061(18.1%) 738(12.8%) 1,094(18.7%) Replacement Cattle: 195(3.3%) 166(2.9%) 162(2.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 192 197 204 $492
300-400 186 201 205.5 $704
400-500 182 192 205 $863
500-600 174.5 182 192 $1,003
600-700 160 169 177 $1,101
700-800 140 153 166.5 $1,145

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 176 179 181 $447
300-400 165 170 181 $594
400-500 165 172 179 $775
500-600 154 167 174.5 $918
600-700 135 157 163.25 $1,020
700-800 137 147 151 $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 $94 $110

Total Run