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Winter Livestock

Archived Report

5/5/2022

Total Run: 2,179

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers 900 lb to 1,025 lb sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Not enough feeder steers 650 lb to 900 lb for a market test, however a lower trend was noted. Not enough feeder heifers 650 lb to 950 lb for a market test, however a lower trend was noted. Steer and heifer calves 450 lb to 650 lb sold steady on light receipts. Demand was good. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 4.00 to 5.00 lower.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (79% Steers, 21% Heifers, 0% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (60% Bred Cows, 33% Bred Heifers, 7% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 82%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/28/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,179 4,047 5,137 Feeder Cattle: 1,858(85.3%) 3,632(89.7%) 4,641(90.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 306(14.0%) 397(9.8%) 414(8.1%) Replacement Cattle: 15(0.7%) 18(0.4%) 82(1.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 203 213 0.0000 $746
400-500 166 193 0.0000 $867
500-600 182.5 191 190.5 $1,052
600-700 162 166 166 $1,079
700-800 151 155 166 $1,161

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 186 186 0.0000 $651
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
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 $86 $98 $112

Total Run