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Wyoming Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

10/2/2021

Total Run: 8,321

Market Notes

Compared to last week steer and heifer calves sold unevenly steady. Feeder steers sold steady except 900 lbs offerings sold 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 lower and slaughter bulls sold 4.00 lower. Demand was moderate to good. Some of the calves had precondition shots. Quite a few slaughter cows continue to make their way to town. Ranchers continue to reduce heard numbers. Very spotty, light rain showers in some areas of the state with light snow reported in very high elevation. Dry edible bean harvest is 55% complete compared to 63% last year.

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (48% Steers, 52% Heifers); 11% Slaughter Cattle (85% Cows, 15% Bulls); 10% Replacement Cattle (96% Stock Cows, 4% Bred Cows, 0% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 59%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 9/20/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 8,321 7,701 9,227 Feeder Cattle: 6,553(78.8%) 6,431(83.5%) 7,673(83.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 927(11.1%) 638(8.3%) 937(10.2%) Replacement Cattle: 841(10.1%) 632(8.2%) 617(6.7%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 235 237 241 $593
300-400 195 206 229 $722
400-500 194 197 204 $888
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 171 176 182.5 $440
300-400 172 179 195 $625
400-500 151 167 177.25 $751
500-600 134.5 154 161 $848
600-700 140 152 159 $990
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 $68 $81 $89

Total Run