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Winter Livestock

Archived Report

5/4/2022

Total Run: 2,433

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers 700 lb to 950 lb sold 2.00 to 3.00 higher. No recent comparison on steers weighing 950 to 1100 lb, however a higher trend was noted. Steer calves 500 lb to 700 lb sold 8.00 to 9.00 higher. Feeder heifers 700 lb to 925 lb sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Heifer calves 500 lb to 700 lb sold 4.00 to 6.00 lower. Demand was good. Slaughter cows sold 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 4.00 lower.

Supply included: 81% Feeder Cattle (43% Steers, 57% Heifers); 18% Slaughter Cattle (96% Cows, 4% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (48% Bred Cows, 14% Bred Heifers, 38% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 89%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/27/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,433 3,030 2,728 Feeder Cattle: 1,962(80.6%) 2,564(84.6%) 2,447(89.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 450(18.5%) 427(14.1%) 259(9.5%) Replacement Cattle: 21(0.9%) 39(1.3%) 22(0.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 187.5 221 0.0000 $774
400-500 184 208 211 $938
500-600 182.5 193 198.5 $1,063
600-700 175 183 192 $1,189
700-800 151 167 174 $1,250

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 176 176 0.0000 $616
400-500 166 169 175 $760
500-600 157 160 162.5 $878
600-700 138 150 157.5 $975
700-800 140.5 147 147 $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 $65 $98 $107

Total Run